Robert Half International Houston / Atlanta / Chicago / Los Angeles / San Francisco Technology Consulting Technology Strategy & Architecture (ServiceNow) Senior Consultant in HOUSTON, Texas
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Houston / Atlanta / Chicago / Los Angeles / San Francisco Technology Consulting Technology Strategy & Architecture (ServiceNow) Senior Consultant
ATLANTA - PEACHTREE RD, CHICAGO, LOS ANGELES, SAN FRANCISCO
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We strive to recruit and hire the best talent, and it does not stop there. Once you join us, we promise to help you bring your career to life through exceptional work experiences, a culture passionate about learning and development, and a dedication to what matters to you.
Are you inspired to make a difference?
Then you have come to the right place.
Where We Need You:
The Houston office is seeking a Technology Strategy & Operations Senior Consultant to join our growing team.
What You Can Expect:
The Senior Consultant coaches Interns, Consultants, and facilitates the successful completion of project work plans. Serving as both role model and trainer, the Senior Consultant demonstrates the attributes of excellent client service and assists team members in developing technical and professional competency. The Senior Consultant learns to identify areas of risk and opportunities to improve efficiencies. Relationships with client personnel and professional associates strengthen as the ability to communicate, gain trust and network improves. At the direction of managers, the Senior Consultant may accept responsibility for decision-making, ranging from staffing and preparation of deliverables to application of methodologies.
What Will Help You Be Successful:
You enjoy identifying areas of business risk, potential technical problems, and opportunities to improve the efficiency and profitability of the client’s overall business processes.
You are passionate about evaluating, synthesizing, organizing and interpreting data and information.
You create a positive work environment that fosters open communication among all engagement team members.
You effectively build relationships with your clients and provide them with timely top-quality service.
You have an inherent interest in project management and team leadership. You seek new ways to create extraordinary development opportunities and ways for your team to make an impact on our clients and communities.
Do Your Talents Include the Following?
Working knowledge of three-tier architecture and its impact on information and security management
Presentation Layer (Client, web front-end, etc.)
Application (business logic) Layer
Working knowledge of network and infrastructure
Experience with of various database technologies (Oracle, SQL Server, Access)
Basic knowledge of one or more development languages and SQL
Experience with domain management strategies, network segmentation, firewalls and middleware tools
Working knowledge of development and operations (including DevOps), process design and tools/software
Experience with cloud technologies including platforms, infrastructure, software, etc., as a service
Experience working on enterprise transformation initiatives (i.e. platform modernization and digital)
Knowledge of technology strategy including strategy development, portfolio review/management, business case development, etc.
Experience with technology governance, risk, and compliance frameworks and evaluation techniques
Experience mentoring and advising junior staff
Previous experience in driving alignment between IT and the business strategy, while considering operational and regulatory drivers in service areas including but not limited to:
IT Infrastructure Transformation - addressing Technical Debt of aged infrastructure and designing plans to achieve core modernization. Knowledge of leading edge infrastructure technologies such as: SD-WAN, Virtualization, Hyper-convergence, Enterprise Data Storage
IT Strategic Planning & Implementation - working with client executives to develop 1 - 3 year IT strategic plan that aligns to organizational requirements for both current operations and future growth initiatives.
Enterprise Architecture - Analyzing, defining and executing enterprise change toward desired business vision and outcomes.
Previous experience with ServiceNow including:
ServiceNow specific skills (any of the following): overall platform knowledge, instance configuration/administration, CMDB, service catalog, service portal, workflow, ATF, orchestration, integrations such as SSO, Active Directory, Okta, SCCM, cloud, etc., discovery, service mapping, mobile
ServiceNow product knowledge or implementation experience (any of the following): ITSM, ITOM, Software Asset Management, SecOps, GRC/IRM, ITBM, CSM, and any others
Your Educational and Professional Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline (e.g. MIS, CIS) required
3+ years in a related field required; preferably in professional services and/or industry
ITIL Foundations or higher
ServiceNow Certified Systems Administrator (CSA), Certified Implementation Specialist (CIS), or others
Certifications including but not limited to disciplines such as architecture (e.g., TOGAF), application life cycle management (e.g., PMP, Agile Scrum/Product Owner, SAFe, DevOps), service management (e.g., ITIL) are strongly preferred
Technology specific certifications around VMware, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, MCSA/MCSE, Cisco, etc. are a plus
Do You Love Exploring New Places?
We travel throughout the month frequently based upon client requests/commitments. Travel may include suburban, regional, or out of state locations.
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For all US & Canada Postings: You may submit your application materials online or call 1.888.556.7420 for additional ways to apply. Protiviti is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veteran For positions located in San Francisco, CA: Protiviti will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. For positions located in Los Angeles, CA: Robert Half will consider for employment qualified Applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.
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