Location : Centurion, South Africa.
Position Summary :
Bentley Systems seeks a talented individual to serve as a Consultant for the Asset Performance Practice. This role reports to the Service Manager for Asset Performance in South Africa.
The Asset Performance practice provides professional services to users of the Bentley Asset Management software suite used by owners and managers of infrastructure assets.
The Consultant will collect requirements, implement solutions including testing, provide documents and training for users and be involved in promoting solutions to new users.
This role will be based in our South African office working with a small local team and a larger team spread around the world.
Some travel will be required locally and abroad.
Your Day-to-Day :
Participating in the solution definition of user projects by translating requirements and processes into functional design.
Draft functional and business requirements documents
Update and maintain functional and business requirements documents
Assist in the contribution to project proposals for both fixed fee and time and material projects.
Create and execute test plans based on user requirements
Proactively communicating and collaborating with external and internal users and stakeholders to analyze information needs and functional requirements and deliver requirements documents as needed.
Serving as the conduit between the user community (internal and external users) and the software development team through which requirements flow.
Identifying and validating business objectives and generating / proposing solutions that align with Bentley’s business strategy and standards.
Analyze legacy data and define migration strategies.
Develop, test and use tools for data migration
Successfully engaging in multiple initiatives simultaneously.
Conduct remote and in person training to end users and system administrators
Other duties as assigned.
What You Bring To The Team :
Bachelor’s degree in Business Communications, IT, Computer Science, Engineering or related field is preferred. Equivalent in work experience will be considered.
Three to Five years’ experience in the areas of technical business analysis, software life cycle development, software implementation.
Strong analytical and customer relationship skills, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret user business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
Strong problem solving skills and excellent organizational skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel is required including the ability to analyze data.
Experience with office productivity tools, multiple web browsers, online communication tools.
Ability to work under the pressures of deadlines.
Ability to work on several projects simultaneously and balance the time and effort between those projects.
Ability to lead / influence design workshops within an existing solution framework
Be able to cope with change due to external events
Proven people skills with an emphasis on teamwork.
Self-motivated with the ability to work unsupervised under minimal supervision, with wide latitude for independent action.
Travel to user sites (local and / or abroad).
Desired, but not Required Qualifications :
Experience with information management
Experience of asset performance management
Technical experience such as creating virtual environments and operating systems
Knowledge of any of the following : SISS, SRSS, SQL
Knowledge of Geographic information systems and spatial data.