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Management Consultant, PIM

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Any US City
$100,000 - $110,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Mar 01, 2017
Job ID
MUST have PIM (Product Information Management) experience.  Prefer Informatica or Stibo.

Position Title: Senior Consultant, PIM Specialist

Position Location: USA (Midwest preferred)

Main functions:
An experienced consulting role delivering product mastering solutions to some of the very largest and most progressive retail, consumer packaged good, and e-commerce companies in the world.  The Senior Consultant will act as a work-stream lead collecting and qualifying business requirements, designing the product management workflows, data model(s), and interfacing the solution both technically and functionally with client Product Lifecycle Management, Merchandising, Order Management, and e-commerce solutions.
Reports to:  Managing Consultant
  •  Key design lead in projects. Gathers and qualifies functional and technical requirements.
  • Functions as lead solution architect.  May collaborate with a dedicated architect in larger implementations.
  • Installation and configuration of PIM solutions in client environment.
  • Performs product data modeling and instantiation.
  • Collaborates with test leads to document, plan and execute solution testing.
  • Trains client personnel for solution adoption and transfer of ownership.
  • Mentors junior consultants in PIM methodology and implementation.
  • Leads client in definition of processes and workflows for product and media assets management. 
Experience Requirements:
  •  Experience with Product Information Management (PIM) principles, data and technologies. 
  • Experience with PIM software, Informatica PIM (previously Heiler) preferable.
  • Experience with digital media assets for retail products or consumer packaged goods, such as product marketing images, videos and content.
  • Experience in data modeling. 
  • Experience with relational databases and SQL, especially Oracle and MS SQL Server.
  • Exposure to e-commerce solutions desired (Demandware, Hybris, Magento, WebSphere Commerce, etc.) 
  • Industry experience in retail, manufacturing, distribution and consumer packaged goods (CPG) a big plus.
  • Experience with the Java programming language a plus, but not required.
  • Understanding of data integration, both real-time and batch.
  • Understanding of data quality.
  • Critical thinking skills and a strong analytical mindset.
Working conditions:
  • Client environments are Fortune-500 corporate environments; project work may occur in groups on client sites, or remotely in small groups.
  • Requires ability to travel to client locations in the course of delivering projects.
  • Role has potential for significant travel, up to 4 days per week (traveling Mondays and Thursdays) within the continental U.S.
  • Projects range from 3-12 months in duration.
Personality Requirements:
  • Highly detail and results-oriented and comfortable working with a minimum of intra-day direction or feedback.  We are seeking individuals who have a high level of initiative and take personal ownership in their roles and responsibilities.
  • Comfortable collaborating across complex team structures: able to quickly assess organizational structure mazes and be able to organize the smallest number of people critical to resolve issues.
  • An extrovert who is not shy about learning, nor reluctant to build bridges to accomplish goals.
  • Disciplined curiosity: interest in asking ‘why’ and synthesizing important findings into alternatives and recommendations.
  • Confidence in tackling new business or technical challenges.
Employment Requirements:
  • Design, configuration and/or development experience with Informatica MDM multi-domain edition, IBM InfoSphere MDM Server, or SAP Master Data Governance.
  • Must be U.S. Citizen or have permanent residency status and a green card.
  • Must be able to travel up to 100% (defined as Mon-Thurs).  Must have a valid U.S. driver’s license and sufficient driving record to be able to rent a car.
  • Must maintain a highly professional appearance and demeanor at all times.
  • Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year program.  M.I.S or C.S. preferred.