|Deloitte is one of the world's leading professional services firms, and is uniquely known for its straightforward approach to solving today's most complex business challenges. Deloitte Consultants work hand-in-hand with clients to improve business performance, drive shareholder value, and create competitive advantage. The firm has 15,000 professionals in 33 countries, and serves more than one-third of the companies in the Global Fortune 500. It is the only consulting firm with five straight appearances on Fortune Magazine's list of "100 Best Companies to Work for in America." Deloitte's Solutions Network (SNET) is a global network that connects Deloitte's solution centers, extended delivery centers, clients, and vendor partners.The primary focus of the SNET is to support client development projects, client pursuits, solution development, and practice development. The SNET does this by providing project teams with a hosted infrastructure that includes a large mix of hardware vendors, operating systems, and technical application expertise. The SNET also provides on-site technical architecture and application experts for Deloitte's clients. The Solution Network consists of experts with knowledge of all major packaged applications and technologies - PeopleSoft, Oracle, SAP, JD Edwards, Siebel, middleware, BI/DW, JAVA, .Net, networking, SAN, server virtualization, etc.SNET staff is also exposed to new and emerging technology, and in many cases serve as an R&D function for Deloitte. As a dynamic and leading edge company, Deloitte offers a phenomenal opportunity for staff to join a high growth environment to expand, enhance and strengthen their client service and technology skills. Scope The Consultant will be responsible for providing expert-level technical leadership for application and technology products supported by the Solutions Network.The position will be focused on supporting client projects as well as sales teams in the configuration, customization, and implementation of selected packages and applications for sales demonstration as well as client-based project implementations.In addition to hands-on technical work, this position will also require providing assistance to project teams with architecture design, developing documentation and creating client deliverables. The ideal candidate will have broad installation and configuration experience with Open Source technologies, preferably in a management consulting environment. This position may require up to 25% travel.