Work and Asset Management (WAM) and ODM Functional Architect Utilities Consulting
Oracle | Ashburn, VA
An experienced consulting professional who has a broad understanding of solutions, industry best pract...
An experienced consulting professional who has a broad understanding of solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes or technology designs within a product/technology family. Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer needs. Applies Oracle methodology, company procedures, and leading practices.Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer needs. Applies Oracle methodology, company procedures, and leading practices. Demonstrates expertise to deliver functional and technical solutions on moderately complex customer engagements. May lead the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring high quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget. May act as the team lead on projects, providing coaching, guidance and feedback to develop skills of team members. Effectively consults with management of customer organizations. Participates in business development activities. Develops and leads detailed solutions for moderately complex projects.6-8 years of experience relevant to this position including 3-4 years consulting experience preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience preferred. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to build rapport with team members and clients. Ability to travel as needed.*Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.**Functional Architect, Oracle UtilitiesWork and Asset Management (WAM) and Operational Device Management (ODM)****Oracle Utilities Global Business Unit(UGBU) Professional Services - Global Delivery ***Oracleprovides the world s most complete, open, and integrated business software andhardware systems, with more than 370,000 customersincluding 100 of the Fortune100representing a variety of sizes and industries in more than 145 countriesaround the globe. Oracle's product strategy provides flexibility and choice toour customers across their IT infrastructure. Now, with Sun server, storage,operating-system, and virtualization technology, Oracle is the only vendor ableto offer a complete technology stack in which every layer is integrated to worktogether as a single system. In addition, Oracle's open architecture andmultiple operating-system options gives our customers unmatched benefits fromindustry-leading products, including excellent system availability,scalability, energy efficiency, powerful performance, and low total cost ofownership.*Organization Description:*Oracle'sUtilities Global Business Unit (UGBU) delivers best of breed business solutionsand professional services to the utility and energy industries around the world.Our application offerings include Customer Care and Billing, Work and AssetManagement, Operational Device Management, Meter Data Management, MobileWorkforce Management, and Outage & Distribution Management, which enablesutility service related companies to achieve market excellence. For more information, please visit OracleUtilities.*Position Description:*FunctionalArchitect role within Global Delivery organization, focused on providingfunctional expertise in Work and Asset Management (WAM) and Operational DeviceManagement (ODM) implementations on Oracle Utilities product engagements. Multi-product implementation experience is aplus. This resource will work directlywith client s core business team to ensure focus on business case objectives,leveraging best practice processes across the solution set, and scopemanagement. This role also involves developing practical and creative solutionsin a way that solves business problems through facilitation of workshops withclients to deliver a clear specification of the customer s businessrequirements and a business-justified solutionResponsibilities include, but are not limited to:* Internalo Mentor junior resources on product and bestpracticeo Contribute to reusable collateral/acceleratorso Knowledge sharing across peer group* Project engagementso Apply professional mastery and industry-wideunderstanding of technology, tools and methodologies to develop solutions inleading edge or critical situations.o Guide clients towards solutions that leveragebase system functionality and best practices in the industry.o Guide and facilitate system configuration.o Develop functional design specifications.o Anticipate future customer, industry andinformation technology trends.o Business process modeling (experience withOracle Utilities Reference model is a plus).o Ability to review and understand multipledesigns and ensure formation of a creative and cohesive solution.*Preferred qualifications include:** WAM/ODM lead architect experience on at least one(1) implementation project;* Facilitating customer workshops focused onrequirements and business processes;* Counseling and Driving the customer to arecommended solution and owning the successful delivery of the end product;* Hands on experience with Oracle UtilitiesApplication Framework (OUAF) including familiarity with Configuration Tools;* Successful COTS, full lifecycle projectexperience as either Architect or Project Manager;* Experience with Oracle or competing EnterpriseAsset Management (EAM) solutions (e.g. Maximo, Oracle EAM, Ventyx, Infor);* Five (5) years overall relevant experienceincluding at least three (3) in consulting demonstrating an on-sitecustomer-facing role;* Ability to travel to client locations globally.Thisposition requires an average of 75% travel to client locations. Qualified candidates with expertise inimplementing the Oracle Utilities Suite of products may send resume and contactinformation directly to firstname.lastname@example.org for immediate consideration.**Job:** **Consulting***Organization:** **Oracle***Title:** *Work and Asset Management (WAM) and ODM Functional Architect - Utilities Consulting***Location:** *United States***Requisition ID:** *18000HNG*