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Job location: New York, NY

Line of Service: Advisory
Industry: Products & Services
State & City: WA-Seattle
VA-McLean
TX-Dallas
PA-Philadelphia
NY-New York
NJ-Florham Park
MA-Boston
IL-Chicago
GA-Atlanta
CA-San Jose
CA-San Francisco
CA-Los Angeles
Travel Requirements: 81-100%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 45604BR-7

PwC/LoS Overview:
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company that services Fortune 500 companies, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) is well placed to help clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the perspective of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 163,000 people in 151 countries across our network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice.

At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients.

At PwC, you will find Advisory professionals with unparalleled financial and accounting expertise, knowledge of business processes, industry insight and technology, and customer relationship skills. Our Advisory professionals help companies anticipate, create and manage change. In short, we help companies to : (1) respond to crises, (2) improve business processes, and (3) transform their business. Note that across all of these solutions, we embed sustainability into our approach. This also includes helping clients to sustain prior changes that may have been undertaken to address a crisis.

Members of our Advisory practice provide a valuable service to our clients and strive to differentiate PwC by executing the following:

* We put our clients first: Each client situation is unique, and we tailor our approach to every relationship and engagement;
* We view the world from a client’s perspective: From the initial client meeting onward, we listen first, and then assemble a hand-picked team from across the firm;
* We create lasting value for our clients: We bring together the precision, structure, and deep analytical capabilities of audit and tax and the creative mindset and problem-solving skills of consulting; and
* We focus on action, impact, and value: We don’t just assess and recommend; we also help our clients implement with agility and flexibility.

Job Description:
Across industries, our clients are focused on improving business performance, responding quickly and effectively to crisis situations, and extracting value from transactions. Our growing Products & Services Industries practice provides management, technology and risk consulting services to help a diverse set of clients around the world anticipate and address their most complex business challenges. Products & Services Industries includes multiple sectors: Automotive, Energy, Entertainment, Media & Communications, Industrial Products, Private Equity, Retail & Consumer, Technology, and Utilities.

Our IT Infrastructure consultants help clients optimize their technology infrastructure. This high performing team advises clients on all elements of their information technology infrastructure from data center solutions to IT service management. They also address areas such as networking, convergence, connectivity and collaboration, and disaster recovery.

Position/Program Requirements:
Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates some knowledge of architecture, systems design, management and implementation as it relates to core infrastructure benefitting organizations through targeted deployments, including the following:

– Assisting in designing solutions for large complex environments in one or more of the following areas: Data Networks, VoIP Networks, Network security
– Contributing as a team member to large network and voice transformation projects involving common technologies (Cisco, Avaya, Juniper, Alcatel, ShoreTel)
– Assisting as a team member in developing Networking, Telecommunications, Data Center, Cloud, Enterprise Security, eCommerce, Call Centers and Voice/Video solutions with a clear understanding of how an IT organization capitalizes upon technology to help enable our clients’ businesses
– Assisting as a team member for Networking (LAN, WAN, MAN, Optical), Data Center (network, compute, storage), Enterprise Security, IP Telephony & IP Video/Telepresence, IT policy/processes/ standards, IT organizational structure, IT job descriptions, and competencies
– Assisting as a team member for Change management, enabling technology and program delivery including leveraging network management (NetQoS, Smarts, HP Openview, etc.), security tools, unified messaging and collaboration tools

Obtained certifications in the following are preferred:

Technical certifications: CCNA, CCDA, CCNP, CCDP or equivalent

Graduate degree preferred.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates some proven abilities with managing areas and providing solutions in the following areas related to developing networking infrastructure solutions:

– TCP/IP based converged networks
– Data Center LAN designs for traditional, virtual and cloud environments
– Advanced network technologies e.g. network virtualization, development of network performance enhancement solutions
– Routing protocols (BGP, OSPF and EIGRP)
– Various transport technologies e.g. MPLS, ATM, SONET, DWDM, Ethernet, SIP etc.
– Development of network performance enhancement solutions
– Network architectural design and hands-on configuration exposition with major networking, storage, compute and security vendors with a level of exposure to project management and software development

Demonstrates some proven abilities as a team leader that includes the following: create a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members; provide candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; and keep leadership informed of progress and issues.

Demonstrates some proven abilities to identify and address client needs, actively participating in client discussions and meetings, communicating a broad range of Firm services, managing engagements including preparing concise, accurate documents and balancing project economics management with the occurrence of unanticipated issues.

Demonstrates some proven abilities to develop and sustain meaningful client relationships, using networking, negotiation and persuasion skills to identify and assist in selling potential new service opportunities, preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials, defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collection.

Minimum Years of Experience Necessary:

1 Year in Technology (Consulting, Value Added Reseller (VAR), Fortune 500 IT Department or IT Service Management Tool Vendor)

Minimum Degree(s) and Certification(s) Required:

Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts

Additional Requirements

Demonstrates willingness and ability to conduct business travel 80-100% in the role

Job ID: 45604BR-7

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