Senior Implementation Consultant in Bethesda, MD at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/6/2019

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    Bethesda, MD
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Implementation Consultant with our industry-leading client in Bethesda, MD.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity, offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

Responsibilities of the Senior Implementation Consultant:

  • Provide overall project management of the platform implementation including the development and maintenance of a project plan and risk register, facilitation of project status meetings, and communication of weekly implementation updates
  • Conduct business process reviews to understand how client institution’s data may deviate from their standard implementations
  • Provide functional support and facilitate client interviews necessary to assist in the technical build of the data models
  • Review and validate initial data extracts and document gaps and discrepancies
  • Prepare and deliver technical and functional documentation such as data dictionary, end user guides, training presentations, etc. 
  • Train end users on the use of their platform
  • Provide assistance to client stakeholders during “Go Live” and ensure seamless handoff to their on-going services team once implementation is complete
  • Travel to customer site as required (approximately 2-3 times every 6 months)

Requirements of the Senior Implementation Consultant:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher learning 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience leading software implementation/consulting services or equivalent experience working within a higher education institution 
  • Background in business process analysis and higher education experience with key enterprise systems (SIS, LMS, CRM, HR, Financial) 
  • Knowledge of PeopleSoft Campus Solutions, Banner Student, Colleague, Salesforce or Workday is preferred 
  • Strong communication, planning, and organizational skills 
  • Exceptional client service and relationship management skills 
  • Prior experience with data analysis and analytics technologies (data warehousing, data visualization tools) is preferred 
  • Expertise leveraging SQL, Excel, and data visualization tools such as Tableau to manipulate, analyze, and present data is a plus

Keywords: SQL, Excel, Tableau, PeopleSoft, Banner Student, Salesforce

Job ID: 329017

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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