Deloitte Cloud Architecture-Specialist Leader in Arlington, Virginia
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Are you a subject matter expertwho enjoys using technology to create a big picture solution that makes impact? Are you interested in being at the forefront of emerging and disruptive technology solutions that drive value for federal clients? If so, Deloitte could be the place for you! Join our team of Federal Technology, Strategy & Architecture (TS&A) specialists who advise clients with innovative solutions to better run their IT business. A career at Deloitte will put you on the frontline, supporting Federal agencies tasked with the most critical technical challenges.
Work you ll do
As a Specialist Leader in our practice you will:
Lead full lifecycle engagements in the areas of IT Strategy, Cloud Model Delivery, and Infrastructure support
Support system-based processes (including scenario design, flow mapping)
Define and implement support procedures
Manage business requirements
Create the new process design and contribute to solutions prototyping
Test and train the support team to deliver solutions
Organize and deliver services on a cross-section of complex projects
Contribute to the development and cultivation of business and vendor relationships
As a technical or functional advisor, work extensively with project management to address client needs
Serve as a Subject Matter Expert , adding interpretive value to data presented or experienced insight into a functional process or issue
Display leadership and business judgment by anticipating client and project needs and developing alternative solutions
Identify opportunities for other Deloitte service offerings that can address client needs
Manage solutions, delegate resources, and help ensure quality assurance principles are met across projects and deliverables
Lead and support delivery teams and staff
Provide input and actively participate in recruitment and retention activities
Client Management: Manage day to day interactions with executive clients & sponsors
Delivery: Manage and deliver components of client engagements that identify, design, and implement technology and creative business solutions for large companies. Responsibilities include, among others, managing teams in the identification of business requirements, functional design, process design (including scenario design, flow mapping), prototyping, testing, training, defining support procedures.
Business Development: Develop and maintain contact with top decision makers at key clients; organize and lead pursuit teams; participate and lead aspects of the proposal development process; contribute to the development of proposal pricing strategies
People Development: Perform role of counselor and coach; provide input and guidance into the staffing process; actively participate in staff recruitment and retention activities; provide leadership and support for delivery teams and staff in local offices
Transparency, innovation, collaboration, sustainability: these are the hallmark issues shaping Federal government initiatives today. Deloitte s Federal practice is passionate about making an impact with lasting change. Carrying out missions in the Federal practice requires fresh thinking and a creative approach. We collaborate with teams from across our organization in order to bring the full breadth of Deloitte, its commercial and public sector expertise, to best support our clients. Our aspiration is to be the premier integrated solutions provider in helping to transform the Federal marketplace.
Our Federal TS&A team delivers technical insights and implementation solutions that extract and maximize business value from IT investments. We focus on services related to architecture, engineering, and operations within the Federal environment. We deliver effective solutions related to IT strategy, IT Business Management, and IT Infrastructure support that are fundamental to our client s success.
Bachelor's degree and at least 8 years of technology consulting or other relevant industry experience
Prior professional experience in IT Strategy, IT Business Management, Cloud & Infrastructure, or Systems Engineering
3 years in a technical or functional lead role
Experience with developing eminence, thought ware and point-of-view materials
Proven leadership skills demonstrating strong judgment, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities
Experience managing senior-level client relationships
Experience presenting to clients or other decision makers to present and sell ideas to various audiences (technical and non-technical)
Pre-sales, proposal, and RFP experience
Must be able to obtain and maintain US Security Clearance
10 years of relevant consulting or industry experience
At least 5 years of experience leading cloud architecture (SaaS, IaaS and PaaS) assessments including developing roadmaps to transform client technical architectures.
Designing, building, and/or enhancing cloud solutions based on cloud platforms such as Rackspace, Amazon AWS, Google Cloud Platform / App Engine, OpenStack, VMware vCloud, IBM SoftLayer or Microsoft Azure, Force.com, CloudFoundry, Red Hat OpenShift,or Heroku
Experience in designing and/or implementing an end to end cloud-based business solutions (SaaS, PaaS or IaaS) desirable, especially in integrating cloud solutions with on premise solutions (hybrid cloud)
Defining enterprise cloud strategy, standards and leading practices associated with all aspects of cloud capabilities (compute, data, storage, security, identity & access, self-service, performance)
Knowledge of EA principles and methodologies
Experience with Servers, Infrastructure, Platform Sizing, Infrastructure Cost Reduction
General knowledge of storage: Network Storage Capacity Planning, Storage Area Network (SAN) Planning, Architecture and Design
An advanced degree in the area of specialization is preferred
How you ll grow
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Category: Information Technology