SAP Advanced Analytics Leader

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IBM Global Business Services: Join a Leader. Consult with us. IBM Global Business Services helps top-tier clients solve their most complex business and technical issues. As the Advanced Analytics Leader, you will deliver innovative business consulting, business process design, systems integration, and application design and management to leading commercial and public-sector organizations in 17 industries worldwide. With access to resources that only a global leader can provide, as a consultant you will learn valuable skills, gain access to a vast and diverse network of talented professionals, and enjoy unparalleled career, training, and educational opportunities.

**Your Role and Responsibilities**

As the Advanced Analytics Leader you will have an analytics background with in depth knowledge in -SAP, HANA, Big Data-Hadoop, Machine learning . The responsibilities include delivery on consulting engagements, sales activities, and thought leadership. You will also have strong leadership acumen, an ability to operate in positions requiring significant self-direction and motivation, and a proven track record in Analytics consultative selling solutions to senior business and IT leaders. You will be empowered to manage multiple priorities and capable of developing strong relationships at assigned accounts and must be able to:

+ Lead and manage data science/machine learning projects. Support machine learning offerings and be a thought leader in artificial intelligence initiatives across analytics

+ Have a proven track record of drawing insights from data and translating those insights into tangible business outcomes

+ Ability to implement new technologies with cutting-edge machine learning and statistical modeling techniques

+ Establish and maintain deal focused trusted relationships with clients and partners to scope, solution, propose, close and deliver complex projects

+ Identify, notice, validate, and qualify opportunities and help close them on an as needed basis. Maintain a strong pipeline of opportunities and progress them during the quarter

+ Recruit, motivate, mentor and develop team members

Bottom Line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.


Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.




Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

+ Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills

+ Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations

+ Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.


With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!




**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**

+ Minimum 5-year experience in professional services consulting, and sales at a national, or global management consulting firm

+ 6+ years of industry experience in predictive modeling, data science and analysis

+ Previous experience in a ML or data scientist role and a track record of building ML or DL models

+ Experience using Python and/or R

+ Knowledge of SparkML

+ Able to write production level code, which is well-written and explainable

+ Experience working with GPUs to develop models

+ Experience handling terabyte size datasets, Proven track record of diving into data to discover hidden patterns

+ Very good understanding of SAP data – SAP ERP/CRM/APO – across modules SD, MM, PP, FI and SAP processes O2C, R2R, P2P

+ Minimum 3-year experience leading and delivering SAP HANA solutions – calculation view modeling, PAL, SQL scripting and performance tuning

+ Travel 75%

**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**

+ Minimum 5-year experience in applying predictive analytic methodologies in a commercial environment.

+ Minimum 5-year experience in professional SAP services consulting, and sales at a national, or global management consulting firm.

+ Minimum 5-year experience working with SAP HANA solution in areas of calculation view modeling, PAL, SQL scripting and performance tuning

+ Minimum 5-year experience working on full life cycle implementation projects with SAP

+ Very good understanding of SAP data – SAP ERP/CRM/APO – across modules SD, MM, PP,FI and SAP processes O2C, R2R, P2P

+ Minimum 5-year deployment experience on data science projects with of a variety of machine learning and data mining techniques (clustering, decision tree learning, artificial neural networks, etc.)

+ Masters in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science or similar degree

**About Business Unit**

IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world’s economy. IBM Services partners with the world’s leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.

**Your Life @ IBM**

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world. What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

**About IBM**

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

**Location Statement**

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

**Being You @ IBM**

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.