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Job location: New York, NY
Category: Advisory jobs

Line of Service: Advisory
Industry: Financial Services
State & City: NY-New York
Travel Requirements: 81-100%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 56996BR-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 180,000 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:
Minimum Years of Experience: 12

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences or related field

Degree(s) Preferred: Advanced degree

Knowledge Preferred:
Demonstrates expertise and/or a proven record of success with leading efforts emphasizing the design and development of Next Generation Converged Data Center Infrastructure, Unified Fabric, Virtualization, Orchestration Security, Cloud and Data Center solutions, strategies and transformations.
Demonstrates expertise and/or a proven record of success with leading client-facing business development, engagement delivery, practice development and thought leadership; especially, identifying and addressing client needs 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.
Demonstrated expertise with, and/or a proven record of success in a role emphasizing leadership including building large teams, creating a positive work environment by developing new opportunities, successful delivery of engagements, monitoring of organizational health, and the driving of thought leadership.
Demonstrates expertise and/or a proven record of success with leading efforts and leveraging knowledge related to Data Center Converged Infrastructure, Servers, Virtualization, Storage, Networking, Unified Fabrics, Security, Automation and/or Orchestration, Cloud and Application Layer Solutions with a clear understanding of how an IT organization capitalizes upon technology to enable the business.
Demonstrates expertise and/or a proven record of success with emphasizing IT strategy, architecture, engineering, operations, policy, processes, standards, organizational design, governance, change management, enabling technology and program delivery.

Skills Preferred:
Demonstrates expert-level abilities and/or a proven record of success with managing projects related to IT Strategy, Architecture, Operations and Transformation experience around next generation data centers, including architectural design and implementation experience with major networking, storage, compute and security vendors, project management, ITIL/ITSM, Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery and engagement analysis, as well as the following:

– Identifying and addressing client needs including developing and sustaining deep client relationships using networking, negotiation and persuasion skills to identify and sell potential new service opportunities, preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials, and defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collection.
– As a practice and team leader, including enabling teams to generate a vision, establish direction and motivate members, create an atmosphere of trust, leverage diverse views, coach staff, and encourage improvement and innovation, and leading by example, while working collaboratively as a member of a team and executing independently.
– Creating a solutions-based practice, growing an organization, developing approaches/methodologies, building a thought leadership platform, leading engagements and providing consistent communications to clients and leadership teams.

Job ID: 56996BR-0

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