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SAP Cutover Lead
Ref No.: 21-00502
Location: Toronto, Ontario

• Sound SAP Techno-Functional experience

• Develop and own the overall Deployment workplan. This should contain a list of deliverables and activities that will be executed by the Deployment workstream.

• Provide written documentation describing a project or program's overall Deployment strategy

• Work with project and program workstreams to plan and develop detailed cutover plans, which include both technical and functional steps to be executed during the deployment phase.

• Identify risks, cross-application dependencies, and downstream impacts for each release

• Lead deployment planning activities with IT, business, and third party teams

• Determine go-live readiness criteria, socialize them with key stakeholders, and obtain requisite approvals

• Plan and execute mock cutovers to help teams prepare for the final production cutover

• Establish and communicate the overall Deployment plan with senior stakeholders such as program management, business unit leads, and the CIO

• Manage the scope and schedule of cutover activities

• Manges risks and issues associated with the cutover and prepare appropriate mitigation plans

• Provide detailed backout options for severe contingencies

• Ensure compliance with IT processes including proper documentation and securing approvals of requisite changes through our Change Advisory Board process

• Provide timely escalation to IT leadership where necessary.

• Liaise with the functional SAP experts and business teams in order to assist with the planning and execution of Deployment activities.

For any queries contact Kalyan at 760 463 9309/