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Program Manager (f/m/d) SAP Data Migration with Syniti ADM

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Date: Nov 24, 2022

Location: Kaiseraugst, AG, CH

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 190596


Competitive salary | Switzerland | partly remote


Applications open from: 24th November 2022

Closing date: 19th January 2023



At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services is currently looking for a Program Manager (f/m/d) SAP Data Migration with Syniti ADM for our growing team in Switzerland.



Role overview

We are looking to recruit a Program Manager (f/m/d) SAP Data Migration with Syniti ADM to join our SAP Consulting practice, working on a wide range of SAP implementation projects.  The individual should have experience of working as a Project/Program Manager with large-scale SAP transformation projects, plus Syniti ADM, and will be responsible for the successful planning, execution, monitoring, control, and closure of a project.


Our client is currently engaged in a comprehensive global transformation program that entails the replacement of their legacy ERP portfolio with SAP S/4 HANA. This is a multiyear program, and NTT DATA Services is responsible for the Data Workstream.


In order to help our customer achieve their strategic objectives, NTT DATA Services has implemented the use of an innovative Factory Model Concept designed to accelerate the data conversion process across multiple yearly deployments around the world.



  • Manage and lead the project managers as well as the PMO team
  • Dual emphasis on business and project management as well as technology (SAP DS, Syniti ADM)
  • Manage the coordination of the partners and working groups engaged in project work
  • Develop a definition of the project in conjunction with the Project Sponsor
  • Ensure the entire program is delivered on time, to budget and to the required quality standard (within agreed specifications)
  • Ensure the project is effectively resourced and manage relationships with a wide range of groups (including all project contributors) apart from managing a PMO office to cater to the operational aspects like invoicing, resourcing, knowledge management etc.
  • Develop and maintain detailed project plan
  • Manage project deliverables in line with the project plan
  • Review, coordinate and plan data migration activities (requirements) within the provided project time frame
  • Lead the data migration team managing end-to-end ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) leveraging established data migration methodology
  • Resolve project issues / risks raised / identified by project managers and escalating where necessary
  • Resolve cross-functional issues at program level
  • Manage program scope and change control and escalate issues where necessary
  • Monitor program dashboard and progress & performance of each project
  • Provide status reports to the project sponsor
  • Liaise with, and update progress to project steering board/senior management
  • Work closely with users to ensure the project meets business needs


Key Skills

  • Extensive experience in Lead roles (Project/Program Management) in conjunction with SAP implementations/Rollouts (full lifecycle implementation)
  • Extensive experience in Management of Global Programs for large scale organizations - Program Planning, execution, governance
  • Successful delivery of several large SAP S/4 HANA Transformation projects as Program/Project Manager
  • Proven track record of working with diverse, cross-functional teams that are located regionally and worldwide
  • Extensive experience in Data Migration, specifically for S/4 HANA
  • Proven project successes in the areas of Data Migration using SAP BODS Business Objects Data Services and Syniti ADM (BackOffice Associates) Tools and Methodology, SAP HANA, SAP Information Steward
  • Experience with AGILE methodology
    • AGILE SAFe methodology preferred
    • Experience with use of AGILE tools like Jira
  • Project Management qualifications such as Prince 2, PMP or equivalent
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills with ability to build strong relationships with senior stakeholders within IT, Global Businesses, Finance
  • Motivated self-starter with exceptional team building, leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Candidate possesses excellent communication and organization skills with the ability of adapting to new environments quickly
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)


Desirable Skills (nice to have)

  • Prior experience of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Industries
  • Familiarity with onsite-offshore models and has led a team of offshore and onsite developers







Our people are the most critical component of our long-term success and their health and wellbeing are our priority. You will enjoy a comprehensive, locally competitive benefits package.


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.



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