A career in our Product Engineering practice, within New Business Ventures, will provide you with the opportunity to invest in new business models that leverage our knowledge and build solutions for the growing digital market. New Business Ventures identifies, develops, and commercialises technology-enabled solutions that deliver PwC value, knowledge, and experience to our clients. Each new solution focuses on data-driven platforms or other intellectual property based solutions that leverage emerging technologies and new business models. Through the process of building new solutions, we foster a culture of innovation within PwC, extend brand relevance in the market, and generate new revenue. Our team is responsible for the design and development of our technology products and solutions.
To really stand out and make us fit 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 Senior Associate, 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:
Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities and coach to help deliver results.
Develop new ideas and propose innovative solutions to problems.
Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from from current trends in business area.
Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
Share relevant thought leadership.
Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing others.
Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality, diverse relationships.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
The software engineer is responsible for executing the technical vision with the solution architect team and other developers (both onshore/offshore) to turn the vision into reality with an on-time and quality implementation. This role supports concept development, product planning/estimation and works with the Product Management team to drive product development as a critical member of a product leadership team.
Job Requirements and Preferences:
Minimum Degree Required:
Minimum Years of Experience:
Preferred Fields of Study:
Computer and Information Science, Engineering
Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or a proven record of success in modern software engineering approaches, technologies, and tools, including the following areas:
Mobile/Web architecture tech stacks;
Languages runtimes NodeJS, Python;
Web Frameworks/Libraries such as Angular, React, D3;
GraphQL schema definition and service implementation;
Event-driven and microservices architectures;
Messaging patterns and queues (Kafka, RabbitMQ, Redis);
Polyglot Persistence including RDBMS (MySQL, Postgres) and NoSQL (Mongo, Neo4j, Cassandra) data stores and appropriate use cases;
Cloud-ready architectures utilizing infrastructure and platform cloud services for AWS, GCP, or Azure;
Containers & container management including Docker, Kubernetes;
Rapid-prototyping workflows and development tools;
Configuration Management such as Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Terraform;
Big Data or Analytics or AI tools;
DevOps including virtualization, automation, continuous integration;
Demonstrating experience working in a venture backed software startup developing greenfield products recommended;
Demonstrating familiarity with Agile;
Demonstrating familiarity Automatic Deployments;
Communicating, verbally and written, with both business and technical stakeholders to achieve product engineering objectives;
Leading across all aspects of a technology solution such as integration, data, services, front-end, back-end, network, deployment, scaling, security, performance and development;
Managing rapid-prototyping efforts with new and emerging technologies leveraging agile development techniques;
Designing successful technical/integration architectures for large-scale platforms with a mix of 3rd party vendor, open-source, custom software, including the documentation of technical assumptions and decisions;
Contributing to and managing incubators/innovation lab environments, and working with small teams across a variety of new and emerging technologies;
Working in an environment that leverages project management skills like planning and tracking, issue and risk management, multitasking, team organization, and activity prioritization; and,
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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