10 days old
2018-01-082018-02-05

Technology Director

Alpharetta, GA 30005
  • Job Code
    593893
  • Payrate
    $65 To $72

This position will provide technical governance and oversight to projects and clients across all practice areas and will be accountable for technical quality of services and project deliverables. The Technology Director develops process, strategy, and skills to improve technical delivery across the organization; assists in the sale and delivery of services; and serves as a trusted advisor to clients and the broader Randstad Technologies organization. Technology Directors are expected to lead by example while maintaining a client focus and execute job responsibilities that include, but are not limited to:



  • Solution and Proposal Development: - Provides assistance during the sales cycle with potential clients to address technical and delivery questions. Includes:


    • Reviewing opportunity leads from the field to ensure fit with offerings and likelihood of pursuit success
    • Developing solution approaches, estimates and resources plans
    • Assisting with creation of proposal outlines and schedules
    • Conduct technical reviews to ensure proposals adhere to practice guidelines and risks are mitigated




  • Technical Delivery: owns technical governance and oversight for client projects and services. Includes:


    • Routinely meets with client technical leadership to maintain relationships and foster a culture of Continuous Service Improvement.
    • Works with delivery organization to recruit qualified resources by conducting technical screenings to ensure all services are delivered following best practices and in alignment with technical designs and client expectations.
    • Performs work without significant oversight. Determines objectives, sets priorities, and manages tasks and assignments.
    • Provide thought leadership and mentorship to technical team members when needed.




  • Practice Development: activities that contribute to overall practice success. Includes:


    • Providing thought leadership on technology trends and developments that pertain to Randstad Technologies
    • Assist in maturing and developing practice offerings and assets
    • Performing mentoring responsibilities for junior members of the team
    • Supporting company culture and ensuring timely communication up and down the organization


The Technology Director is a "Jack of All Trades" plus a specialist in one or more technology areas who pieces together the puzzles of a myriad of solutions. The Technology Director must have excellent consulting skills to work well with client; play it smart, play it right, play it in a very convincing way maintaining transparency at all times.


Required Experience & Technical Requirements



  • 5+ years of Consulting Experience required, Big 5 Firm Preferred
  • 10+ years of development experience with at least 5 years in an Architect role
  • Bachelor degree, preferably in information technology or engineering disciplines
  • Experience presenting to senior technical management
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Strong customer focus and customer service skills
  • Previous experience as a technical lead owning all architecture responsibilities for at least three large solutions
  • Experience developing IT strategies and creating Architecture Blueprints technology and Implementation Roadmaps
  • Demonstrable expertise with all facets of either Open Source/Java or .NET architecture and development
  • Expertise in all facets of application architecture including SOAP and REST web services, web application architecture
  • Familiarity with DevOps principles and techniques including Continuous Integration, Continuous Delivery, and Agile Development
  • Knowledge of principles of project management including estimation and risk management
  • Working knowledge of the SDLC and/or IT Operations


Preferred



  • Proven history of business development success
  • 1 to 2 years of project management or delivery of application management, or IT outsourcing
  • Experience with one or more of the following:
  • Cloud computing using either AWS or Azure
  • Big Data frameworks such as Cloudera, Hortonworks, HDInsight or AWS EMR
  • Business Intelligence Data Warehousing, Analytics, ETL and Master Data Management

Categories

  • Information Technology

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