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Principal Consultant

Req id:  2642

Stockholm, SE, 104 51


As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management.  

The Opportunity:


As a Principle Consultant in the Life Sciences Professional Services team you will work closely together with other Professional Service Consultants in the delivery of OpenText Life Sciences engagements and be responsible for acting as the Subject Matter Expert when scoping out new client projects, as well as with the Account Executives, Technical Consultants, and Strategic Partners throughout the sales and delivery cycles. The Business Consultant will provide functional thought leadership, analyze complex customer content and information requirements, and propose OpenText Life Sciences solutions which may incorporate the whole OpenText product and solution portfolio.

The Principle Consultant is a Professional Services consultant position that requires coordination of both functional pre-sales activities around definition of the scope and effort, implementation and deployment of the proposed solution as well as troubleshooting of customer implementations. Activities include delivering solutions and value presentations to a mixed audience of technical, business, operations, and management staff; providing functional leadership on the structure, implementation and delivery of projects, brainstorming sessions with clients on using various OpenText technologies and Life Sciences solution offerings in combination with industry solutions to solve real-world problems and setting internal standards and best practices for consistent and high quality project delivery.


You are great at: 


  • Timely and quality delivery of project deliverables in accordance with the project’s schedule and timeline under the direction of the project manager.
  • Planning, scheduling activities and managing deliverables to completion
  • Assisting in the development proposals for the Professional Services engagement
  • Developing a plan and schedule with the project manager and customer for optimum delivery of the project, which will ensure integration of OpenText’s Life Sciences solutions and other OpenText products with the customer’s existing IS system and application software
  • Maintaining progress reviews of project tasks and team member assignments
  • Ensuring that appropriate reports are written for all the appropriate deliverables
  • Contributing to the ongoing promotion of the OpenText Life Sciences offerings by providing relevant content for blogs and RFP responses
  • Providing suggested enhancements to the Life Sciences Product Management team based on customer feedback and industry trends
  • Attending new business meetings with the business development team to act as the subject matter expert as needed
  • Developing new client engagements through your personal network as well as targeted client companies
  • Monitoring changes to global Regulatory Mandates from the various regulatory authorities (FDA, EMA, etc.)
  • Participating in speaking opportunities to promote the OpenText Life Sciences Professional Services and Solutions Capabilities

What it takes:


  • University degree in computer science, informatics or comparable education in IT or information management.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in one or more of the following:
    • Quality Assurance/Systems
    • Quality and Manufacturing
    • Compliance and Validation
    • Regulatory Information Management (RIM)
  • Strong industry experience in Life Sciences using OpenText Documentum for Life Sciences Solutions and other Information Management solutions
  • Strong team member that excels at bridging the gap of communication from the functional to the technical
  • Independent, confident self-starter able to work with minimal direct supervision
  • Strong understanding of Enterprise Content Management Solutions and associated business processes
  • Exceptional knowledge and expertise in business process development and change management
  • Highly motivated and ethical
  • Goal oriented to achieve business objectives
  • Strong writing and presentation capabilities
  • Business fluent in spoken and written Swedish and English
  • Business travel will be required

At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Explore your career and your potential. Become an OpenText Voyager.

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