What does an Implementation Consultant do?

Implementation consultants help clients handle the implementation processes after performing business analysis. They design and run tests, document project requirements, prepare disaster recovery plans, validate requirements, and collaborate with sales teams on design proposals. They provide product recommendations and configurations and their technical experience for integrations and to develop coding and sound technical solutions.

Implementation consultants ensure proactive communication occurs with clients and internal staff and manage enhancement requirements and escalations. They provide technical, business, consulting, and product expertise to customers and advise on comprehensive solutions they can deliver to the market. They facilitate technical discussions and whiteboarding for project integrations and technical solutions from one to many applications. Implementation consultants need a master's degree in computer science, electrical engineering, or an equivalent and a decade or more of experience delivering commercial products via service organizations.

null null

Average Years of Experience

0 - 1
9%
2 - 4
44%
5 - 7
39%
8+
8%

Common Skill Sets

Consulting Experience
Configuration
Microsoft Office Suite
Written Communication
SAP WM
Querying
Excellent Communication
Powerpoint

Implementation Consultant Seniority Levels

L2
Implementation Consultant
$72,624/yr
Business Consultant
8% made the transition
Consultant
15% made the transition
See Career Path

Implementation Consultant Salaries

Average Base Pay

$72,624 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
See More Insights
$52K
Median: $73K
$101K
See More Insights
Glassdoor Estimated Salary

Implementation Consultant jobs

Implementation Consultant Interviews