055752-Senior Service Management Consultant – CMDB SME

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Job Title: Senior Service Management Consultant – CMDB SME

Location: Atlanta, GA

Travel: 25%

Job Description:   

The Senior SACM CMDB Consultant leads/oversees the delivery of a formal CSDM/CMDB for one or more accounts. A leader in their area of expertise, recognized as a subject matter expert in all aspects relating to CSDM and the CMDB and ensures that the implemented process is followed to guarantee the integrity and accuracy of the data within. Experienced in governance, industry standards, implementations and audits of the CMDB. Leads CMDB remediations and / or troubleshooting efforts either on request or proactively. Takes ownership and leadership of CMDB initiatives. Expert in areas such as governance, industry standards and implementations of CSDM/CMDB models. Champion of CMDB and Configuration Management lifecycle process and procedures to ensure the data accuracy and integrity and usage to support Service Management processes.

Registers and/or ensures registration of new Assets / Configuration Items (CIs)
Maintains proper relationships as defined in the agreed Configuration Models; this includes (but is not limited to) people, IT components, and contracts
Assist in the Audits of the CMDB as planned in the Audit Schedule to ensure accuracy – via physical or auto-scans; proactively identifying discrepancies and driving same to closure to maintain accuracy of the CMDB and enforce SACM / Change Management process and policies
Assists in conducting Quality Assurance over Configuration Management / CMDB process and policies
Assisting in SACM/CMDB Service Level Agreement reporting, both operational and ad-hoc reports as required and agree
Follows and champions SACM, Configuration Management and CMDB process & technology standards
Works closely within SACM and with Change Managers to ensure that CI changes / updates are reflected in the CMDB in a timely manner
Maintains proper relationships as defined in the SACM processes; this includes (but is not limited to) Services, IT components, and other required relationships
Assists in conducting Quality Assurance process and policy reviews
Provides CMDB and Configuration Management experience leadership including training, mentoring & staff augmentation
Builds customer relationships by delivering above client expectations on assigned deliverables and accountable for proactively identifying & winning add on work and identifying cross sales leads.
Stays current on ServiceNow products and applicable integrated technologies related to the CMDB, CSDM, Configuration Management and SACM

What you bring

Skills required
ServiceNow Experience/Knowledge
Understanding of the CSDM
Understanding of Data Dictionaries
Database Structure Familiarity
Extended Tables
Relationships between tables
Relationship usage
Dot Walking to access “Joins”
Database theory
Relational vs Hierarchical
Normal Form Principles
SQL-92 statement forms (SELECT / FROM / WHERE / GROUP BY)
Understanding of how Business processes are supported by technology
Understanding of hardware, software and application asset and CI types
Experience Implementing (building) a CMDB
Experience in hardware asset management
Experience in using asset/configuration management databases
Able to write reports, conduct meetings and perform investigative work
Experienced in the use of SLAs/KPIs to track trends and identify problems before they occur
Good understanding of Service Asset Financials
CI Automated Discovery Experience

Certifications required
ITIL certified (Foundation v3 or v4)
ServiceNow: Software Asset Management Fundamentals 
ServiceNow Certified System Administrator 
Configuration Management and/or Application Portfolio Management Certification 
Service Mapping Certification
ServiceNow Certifications nice to have: CIS in at least one module

What we offer:
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Capgemini is committed to building a workforce of employees with diverse backgrounds and work experiences.

Capgemini is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.

This is a general description of the Duties, Responsibilities and Qualifications required for this position. Physical, mental, sensory or environmental demands may be referenced in an attempt to communicate the manner in which this position traditionally is performed. Whenever necessary to provide individuals with disabilities an equal employment opportunity, Capgemini will consider reasonable accommodations that might involve varying job requirements and/or changing the way this job is performed, provided that such accommodations do not pose an undue hardship.

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Posted on:

August 23, 2021

Experience level:


Education level:

Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Contract type:


Business units:

CIS-L1 (us-en)