Consultation

Consultation

The role of a software consultant is to advise clients on how to use softwares to meet their business objectives or to solve business problems. These professionals have both technical and functional skills, but emphasis is on functionality, because a software consultant needs to recommend the optimum configuration required by the client. 

The roles and responsibilities of a software consultant include:

  • Identifying and gathering business requirements
  • Offering software solutions to clients
  • Recommending software developments and implementations
  • Developing required system changes
  • Coordinating workflow processes
  • Solving technical quality issues
  • Monitoring technical design processes
  • Collaborating with software professionals to create software solutions
  • Documenting business requirements
  • Testing solutions to make sure they meet customer requirements