Partner, Cloud Consulting

ICF International, Inc Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 weeks ago

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We're currently hiring for a Partner, Cloud Solutions in our Chicago, Minneapolis, Richmond, or Toronto locations.

As a Partner, Cloud Consulting, you will:

  • Manage a team of technology consultants in the areas of Cloud, DevOps and CMS Web Hosting.

  • Works with resource Management, sales team and leadership to develop business, ensure we meet our client contractual obligations and drives profitability.

  • Ensures skills development of the consultants to align with our practice capabilities and industry trends.

  • Oversee client engagements and work with clients to ensure their requirements are met.

  • Attend, speak and participate in public conferences and events to help drive name recognition for IFC Next and help establish credibility for the practice.

  • Participate in development of marketing and digital content used to promote the capabilities of the practice.

  • Works with finance and group lead to forecast revenue and managing budgetary costs.

  • Works with consultants to develop and maintain artifacts and utilities used for client engagements such as Workshops, Health Checks and Discovery Engagements.

As a Partner, Cloud Consulting you will need:

  • Strong knowledge of DevOps methods, tools and cultural characteristics.

  • Knowledge of Webhosting and Cyber Security

  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code and Automation

  • Must be detail-oriented and possess organizational skills

  • Strong knowledge of cloud platforms AWS, Azure and others

  • 4-6 years consulting experience in like type technology fields

  • Industry recognized certifications and public social media presence for 1 of the following areas. Cloud Adoption, DevOps & Content Management Platforms (AEM, Sitecore)

  • Must be flexible enough to work overtime when needed to support the practice

  • 10+ years in a technology delivery field

  • Ability to travel up to 50%

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Master Degree or Equivalent Certifications & Experience

Desireable certifications currently or previously held: Chef, AEM, Azure, AWS, Sitecore, ISC2, Microsoft, RedHat

ICF Next is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement.

Chicago, IL (IL11)

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Partner, Cloud Consulting

ICF International, Inc