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SAP Project Manager Data Migration

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Date: Nov 25, 2022

Location: Basel, BL, CH

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 214898


Competitive salary | Remote in Europe


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 an SAP Project Manager Data Migration (f/m/d) for our growing team in Switzerland or Germany.



We are looking to recruit a Project Manager 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 Manager with large-scale SAP transformation projects 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.



  • Lead end to end execution and responsibility for all aspects of the project including definition, planning, execution & implementation, governance & control, financial, resource and change management.
  • Drives all aspects of IT Project, activity, including collaborating and coordinating across all IT and business segments.
  • Keeps team and leadership updated on project status and risk factors. Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables.
  • Provide financial analysis, including being able to contextualise financial data into business activities and conclusions
  • Drives the development and execution of project plan by working with project team to define, sequence, and estimate duration of activities and determine schedules to meet project objectives.
  • Ensures consistency and adherence to NTT and customer standards, processes, and policies for all projects.
  • Manages the identification, resolution and escalation of project risks and issues.
  • Plans and executes project communications ensuring timely and accurate distribution of information, documentation, and issue resolution to all appropriate team members.


Key Skills

  • Proven experience of managing large end-to-end projects of SAP implementation and data migration projects, Managing large scale transformation ERP implementation and business change projects.
  • Experience of leading and managing teams
  • Proven track record of working with diverse, cross functional teams that are located regionally and worldwide
  • Extensive experience in Management of Global change projects for large scale organizations
  • Extensive experience in Data Migration, specifically for S4/HANA
  • Knowledge of SAP Data Migration strategies and tools, i.e., BODS, Syniti, Information Steward,  LTMC, LSMW,etc.
    • Knowledge of SAP ADM (Advanced Data Migration) solutions is a plus
  • Experience with S/4HANA
  • 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
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken)


Desirable Skills

  • Prior experience working in the Life Sciences/Pharmaceutical industry
  • Fluent in German
  • Familiar with SAP SolMan



This position will require the candidate to live preferably in Switzerland or Germany, with regular travel to our client to/within Switzerland.




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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