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Senior Infrastructure Consultant (Cloud Transformation)

Job Title: Senior Infrastructure Consultant (Cloud Transformation)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Theale, United Kingdom
REF: 216
Contact Name: Gary Fay
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Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

Senior Infrastructure Consultant - Cloud Transformation

Do you want to make a difference in one of the world's leading IT services companies? This business offers a career that combines the independence of working in a small entrepreneurial environment with the depth of resources of a Fortune 500 technology company.

With the recent launch of the Enterprise Cloud Services Practice, this company continue to invest in new technologies to stay in the foreground of technology innovations that solve business challenges.

You will be responsible for supporting sales and delivery of Infrastructure and Cloud solutions within the UKI but also across EMEA. As a Senior Infrastructure Consultant you will be expected to participate in pre-sales business development, lead and deliver on consulting projects and contribute to the overall development of the Practice.

The role will focus on leading and delivering technology transformation elements of an engagement.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working within delivery teams to drive consistent, predictable and scalable delivery of solutions and services ensuring successful completion of client engagements as well as overall client satisfaction
  • Participating in the collection of data during the discovery phase of engagements via interview, workshop and other discovery techniques and toolsets
  • Participating in and creation of material during the analysis and design phase of engagements using structured analysis methods, tools and techniques
  • Presenting and creating material that outlines options to clients to support their decision to transform
  • Acting as quality review of infrastructure consulting deliverables
  • Leading small to medium sized technical engagements and technology streams within larger programmes
  • Strong stakeholder management qualities are essential for the success of this role.
  • Willing to travel. This position will require at least 75% of the candidates time on site with the customer
  • Accountable for consistent, predictable and scalable delivery of solutions and services and to ensure successful completion of client engagements as well as overall client satisfaction
  • Assist in Practice growth through mentoring technical professionals and development of key architectural / technical infrastructure intellectual capital
  • Represent the company and present at external forums and events, acting as a subject matter expert in the area of Infrastructure and Cloud Transformation
  • Continually develop own management, consulting and subject expertise as required by the practice

 About You:

  • TOGAF-10 (Desirable)
  • SC Clearance or able to become cleared
  • Exceptional consulting skills, including methods, tools and techniques to apply within an IT transformation context
  • Strong knowledge and working  experience of architecture design from building block to component level across a number of clients and verticals
  • Extensive demonstrable experience in technical strategy and architecture development and design within a big 5, other significant branded consultancy or systems integrator environment
  • Broad knowledge of infrastructure technologies across server, storage, networks and integration technologies with a strong appreciation of cloud strategies, tools and technologies
  • This position requires strong communication and presentation skills, business development acumen, a well-developed technical aptitude, the ability to work successfully as part of a team, and a strong industry background

 Your Skills:

  • Strong communication skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to both work effectively, influence and develop trusted relationships at senior levels in client organisations (Desirable)
  • Leading complex engagements within the IT infrastructure space, of particular relevance would be engagements focused on private and hybrid cloud model development,  Data Centre consolidation, post M&A integration, shared services development, cost optimisation and sourcing transformation (Desirable)
  • Appreciation of enterprise and system / application architecture 
  • Deep understanding of, and be able to articulate the cloud transformational journey in both business value and technology terms to a variety of client business and IT stakeholder groups. Their understanding of methods, tools, techniques and experience in the architecture area will help both sustain and accelerate such transformation programmes

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