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Job location: New York, NY
Category: Financial

Line of Service: Advisory
Industry: Financial Services
State & City: NY-New York
Travel Requirements: 81-100%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 41033BR-0

PwC/LoS Overview:
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services clients that include the Fortune 500, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career and personal brand? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) helps clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the advantage of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 169,000 people in over 158 countries across the PwC network are committed to deliver quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. People across the PwC 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.

From strategy through execution, PwC Advisory helps clients build their next competitive advantage. As the world’s second largest global consulting provider, we combine the breadth of knowledge of over 35,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. A long history of working with many of the world’s largest and most complex companies means we really understand the unique business challenges our clients face better than most consultancies.

Job Description:
The Financial Services industry is operating in a challenging environment due to global economic pressure, increasing regulatory demands and capital requirements as well as significant operational and technology changes. Our growing Financial Services Advisory practice provides management, technology and risk consulting services to help major financial institutions around the world respond to their most complex business challenges. The Financial Services Advisory practice is composed of three industry sectors: Asset Management, Banking & Capital Markets and Insurance.

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 proven thorough knowledge of, and success in roles as an individual contributor role dealing with, desktop, virtual desktop, thin client, and end user computing (technologies, architecture, and solutions) technology consulting, including:
– Broad infrastructure technology concepts around software, hardware, networking, data management, web services/SOA integration, applications, end user interfaces, virtualization, disaster recovery, business continuity, and total cost of ownership
– Desktop technologies and related design and implementation advancements, e.g. virtual desktops
– Virtualization solutions from Citrix, VMWare, Microsoft, and other leading vendors
– Technology and tools related to provisioning, management and/or security; unified messaging and collaboration; cloud computing; ITSM and ITIL; data centers; and voice and data networking
– Sales cycles and business development processes understanding

Obtained professional certifications such as VCP, CCEE, PMP, MCITP (or equivalent) are preferred

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates proven thorough abilities and success managing projects, specifically having led multiple End User Services, Device, or Desktop related efforts and consultations to assess, create strategies for, or implement solutions, including:
– Evaluating and implementing large End User Transformation initiatives
– Conducting proof of concept testing of new solutions
– Leveraging success as in architect role one or more of the following areas: Microsoft, VMWare, Citrix, Active Directory, SharePoint, SAN/NAS and related technologies
– Utilizing Microsoft Office to create effective and efficient deliverables (PowerPoint Excel, Word, Visio, Project, etc.) related to verbal and written communication, and project management and methodologies
– Utilizing communication skills to build organizational influence and interpersonal relationships, develop professional business networks, and assist in managing teams
– Performing well under high pressure situations, meet tight timelines, manage challenging assignments, and handle flexibly a variety of client and internal business needs
– Collaborating and contributing as a team member: understanding personal and team roles, contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members, proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback
– Supporting sales and business development, as well as being an initiator in a collaborative team based environment

Minimum Years of Experience Necessary:

4 Years 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: 41033BR-0

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