Principle Consultant

Los Angeles, CA, US


Responsible for leading a practice specializing in HCM software implementation, integrations, business transformation or data science in a manner that allows their consultants to successfully deliver high-quality implementations to customers.  Serves as an industry subject matter expert, manages client relationships, works on high-visibility projects.

Essential Functions

  • Manages a multi-level consulting delivery practice area
  • Acts as an escalation point for practice-level issues
  • Provides leadership and guidance to support career development, employee engagement, customer delivery, and achievement of Rizing HCM KPIs.
  • Ensures the practice successfully implements the required SuccessFactors modules, SAP software, integration, data science or business transformation.
  • Determines resource allocation, development and training plans.
  • Manages and mentors Service Directors and consultants, conducts performance reviews and improves consultant performance.
  • Determines how to implement modules, including presales, documentation, discovery and sizing.
  • Configures/designs the SF system framework based on Human Resources best practices.
  • Delivers SuccessFactors, SAP, integration, data science and/or business transformation projects as a Subject Matter Expert, gathering and analyzing the clients’ Human Resources business requirements and objectives.
  • Participates in client and corporate meetings.
  • Maintains one’s own professional development including continuous learning of new lines of Human Resources business and SuccessFactors’ products/technologies.
  • Tracks own, team and practice time and expenses.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Essential Functions (Continued)

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Information Technology or Business or 5-10+ years of implementation experience.
  • Professional SuccessFactors certifications in two or more modules such as RCM, RMK, LMS, EC, or WFA (for SuccessFactors practice positions).
  • Minimum 5 years in consulting industry,  minimum 2+ years leading multi-level practice teams, and minimum 5-10+ years leading implementation, data science or business transformation projects.

Desired Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • Skilled in technology coupled with business acumen to compliment system consulting.
  • Expert in various SuccessFactors modules and/or SAP software, integrations and/or business transformation.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Product Suite.
  • Completion of multiple SuccessFactors, SAP HCM or related projects with depth of knowledge.
  • Hands-on experience participating in software implementation projects as part of an implementation team.
  • Demonstrated expertise in Human Resources industry best practices.
  • Analytical and solutions oriented; Ability to solve complex problems, provides detailed insight and constructive criticism into problems/complex situations.
  • Identifies key factors that influence the viability of different solutions; clarifies information to solve problems.
  • Ability to build personal relationships with clients/peers and inspire/motivate others.
  • Ability to work in teams and independently.
  • Strong organizational, planning and management skills.
  • Strong presentation skills and meeting facilitation; displays confidence and poise in formal speaking situations; creates effective and compelling presentations while keeping meetings clearly focused on the agenda.
  • Excellent written and oral communication; attentively listens and shares knowledge/expertise.
  • Considers long-term consequences and implications associated with actions/events; sees relationships between diverse systems, organizations or environments; considers problems from a range of viewpoints.
  • Strong ability to set strategic vision by driving continuous improvement, evaluating/implementing ideas, and resolving conflict.
  • Assembles and develops talent; creates a challenging and rewarding work environment.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (Continued)

Work Environment and Special Consideration

  • Work in a professional and/or remote office environment.
  • Will be required to travel to client locations. 
  • Routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones and copiers.




Rizing is a privately held multi-million dollar international company fully committed to providing leading SAP functional and technical services to our customers.  We provide  best in-class solutions to meet the global demand for SAP consulting, implementation services, and products by leveraging our industry expertise to help companies run better.   For companies seeking to transform their business through SAP software, Rizing combines the scale and stability of a global company able to take on more complex projects with the expertise, focus, and attention of a boutique firm.   We offer specialized services in:   

  • Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and Geospatial services
  • Human Capital Management (HCM)  through on-premise HCM and SuccessFactors 
  • Consumer Industries (CI) for Retail, Fashion, Consumer Products and Wholesale

If you value a culture that respects diversity, individual courage, integrity, excellence, and promotes team collaboration, Rizing may be right for you.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles