SAP Senior & Principal Consultants Public Services Job in Canberra, Australia

Requisition ID: 161151

Work Area: Customer Service and Support

Expected Travel: 0 - 80%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Regular Full Time

Senior/Principal Consultants Public Services


SAP’s vision is to help the world run better and improve people’s lives.

As the cloud company powered by SAP HANA®, SAP is a market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP empowers people and organization to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. SAP applications and services enable our customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

At SAP, we believe in the power of collaboration and empower our employees to perform at their best in an environment that encourages free and open expression of ideas. You’ll work alongside creative thinkers who share your interests, while turning big ideas into reality for our customers. With innovative job training, mentors to help you grow, and the flexibility to balance your work and personal life, you’ll be able to get more out of your career. It’s no wonder that some of the sharpest minds from around the world are working for a company that is consistently recognized as a global top employer.

Now it’s your turn to take the next step and help make the world Run Simple.


The Public Services Team of DBS Services Delivery at SAP is a dedicated group with the mission to create innovative and potentially breakthrough software solutions for high value, strategic customers. To achieve this, we collaborate closely with customers in public sector, industry and partners. Our development approach is user-centric, applying different methods (such as Design Thinking, Scrum, Agile Development) within short project cycles.

Being part of the team, you will work closely with global projects and provide advice and support as your main daily activity. Your tasks will include planning and implementing SAP solutions, creating presentations, project tracking, key stakeholder alignment, and preparation and execution of customer workshops.


  • Very close collaboration with customers and internal experts and supporting top customer accounts

  • Monitoring of progress and quality of in supported customer projects.

  • In depth analysis of technical issues / preparation of business issues or decision documents

  • Driving and ideation of implementation projects with SAP S/4 and our industry solution in collaboration with respective areas.

  • Provide liaison between the stakeholders, and employees

  • Swift implementation of ad-hoc activities

  • Execution of cross-unit activities and special tasks as well as cooperation with other areas

  • Strong problem solving skills: good business judgment and a healthy dose of practical sense

  • Ability to receive security clearance


  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in consulting including one of the following SAP Solution:

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Product Lifecycle Management, Enterprise Asset Management

  • Industry Solution Defense & Security or Aerospace & Defense

  • HR - OrgManagement

  • We look for professionals with excellent analytical skills, strong knowledge of material management and/or plant maintenance, experience in creating business cases and analyses, and a proven record of excellent performance. In addition to that, the senior advisor should have the following qualifications:

  • A university degree in computer science, engineering or related fields

  • Strong technical understanding of software development and architecture

  • Experience in understanding technical systems / architectures and performing in-depth analyses

  • Desire to work in a highly technical environment and strong ability to work and communicate with people from different fields

  • Highest level of flexibility, integrity and confidentiality

  • High ambition, drive for and focus on results and execution

  • Ability to multi-task and deliver highest quality work under time constraints and in complex environment

  • Good communication and networking skills

  • Strong team player with the mind-set to work in a high-impact team

  • Ability to work with colleagues on all levels of the organization and from various locations

  • Fluency in oral and written English

  • Experience with public sector / defense customers


  • More than 3 years of professional work experience in consulting of SAP Solutions

  • Extensive experience with customer contacts

  • Process design and implementation know-how

Location: Canberra

Travel 0 – 80 %


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