Financial Services - Cloud Architect - Manager

Pwc Pittsburgh , PA 15201

Posted 4 weeks ago

A career in our Cloud and Network Architecture practice, within Cloud Computing and Networking services, will provide you with the opportunity to focus on the joint business relationship between PwC and Google, HP, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, and other cloud based platforms that bring new and innovative services to some of the largest companies. We help our clients adopt the cloud to transform Information Technology, scale and streamline operations and create new cloud based businesses through our strong alliances. You'll be at the forefront of helping organisations around the globe adopt innovative technology solutions that optimise business processes or enable scalable technology. Our team helps organisations transform their network architecture and infrastructure to fundamentally change the role of Information Technology from an custodial asset to an orchestrator of business services. As part of the team, you'll focus on the architecture of data centres, including the design and implementation of network architecture and information storage to optimise innovation and programme delivery for our clients.

To really stand out and make us ?t for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Pursue opportunities to develop existing and new skills outside of your comfort zone.

  • Act to resolve issues which prevent effective team working, even during times of change and uncertainty.

  • Coach others and encourage them to take ownership of their development.

  • Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.

  • Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.

  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.

  • Develop a perspective on key global trends, including globalisation, and how they impact the firm and our clients.

  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties

  • Focus on building trusted relationships.

  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Job Requirements and Preferences:

Minimum Degree Required:

Bachelor Degree

Certification(s) Preferred:

Certification from a leading cloud or service management provider

Minimum Years of Experience:
5 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge Preferred:

As a Manager, you have a strong understanding of one or both of the following areas:

Cloud platforms and the technologies that make them work. (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform)

IT Service Management and how it is implemented across different operating models. (ITIL, ServiceNow)

You have seen firsthand how effective these technologies are in helping businesses become more efficient and resilient, and you are experienced in applying these strategies in transformative projects. You stay on top of new trends and vendors, and are always looking to grow your skills. You consistently connect what's happening in your industry with developments in emerging technologies.

Skills Preferred:

Our teams are most successful when we bring a diverse set of viewpoints and skills to a common goal. You might be a good fit for our team if some of the bullets below describe you:

  • You bring together the right perspectives, identify roadblocks, and integrate feedback from clients and team members.

  • You manage delivery from project scoping to conclusion, while consistently keeping the client's goals in mind

  • You have a passion for developing and growing team members

  • You communicate complex information simply

  • You often find yourself in the role of advisor and peer to others

  • You approach new projects with an open mind

  • You believe empathy for coworkers and customers is key to your success

  • You value learning from mistakes and ask for help when needed

  • You persevere through challenges

  • You believe in the value created by diverse teams and can adapt to a variety of working styles

  • You enjoy developing thought leadership materials to further your knowledge and create new relationships

Keywords:

Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Cloud Strategy, Cloud Design, Cloud Architecture, Cloud Migration, DevOps, Automation CI/CI, AI, Machine Learning, IoT, ServiceNow, ITIL, SACM, COBIT, Remedy, Service Catalogue, CMDB, Incident Management, Problem Management, Change Management

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.


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