Data & AI Solution Architect Director

Avanade

3.9

(23)

Multiple Locations

Why you should apply for a job to Avanade:

  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 82% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • STEM Scholarship programs with nine Universities worldwide investing in the future of young women.
  • Five Employee Resource Groups including women's, LGBT+, and Veterans to name a few.
  • World-class training including an average of 80 hours a year for employees to develop their skill set.
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    Position summary

    roject mobilization, delivery innovation and quality assurance

    • Educate, enable and coach account teams to position Data Platform Modernization offerings with clients

    • Enable and empower your global Data Platform Modernization offering team members to support you in implementing the global offering plan

    • Drive our partner relationships including those with Microsoft and Accenture at the offering level

    • Oversee and as necessary, review deals according to deal approval matrix

    • Monitor contract performance with delivery leads to surface issues and contribute to resolutions as well as manage escalation of key staffing and coordinate across geographies to meet delivery commitments

    • Identify high-priority solution areas within the offering and help prioritize internal investment initiatives
      Travel as required by the business

    About you
    You are business technology executive looking for a challenge in the exciting domain of Data Analytics & Artificial Intelligence. You have experience in growing and leading a medium to large scale, international business technology services organization with a history of developing Data & Analytics solutions to deliver impactful business and client outcomes. As a business leader, you also have a track record in selling and delivering Data & Analytics solutions to clients. You have excellent interpersonal, communication and leadership skills, with experience of leading a high-growth, high-demand, top talent global team.

    In addition, your professional skillset likely includes:
    • Pre-sales, solutioning or delivery background in Data Management, Business intelligence & Analytics including experience of providing architectural direction for solutions
    • Consulting experience with a passion for driving Data & Analytics solutions and leading through advisory including Data Governance, Data Analytics strategy & Roadmap
    • Experience with BI & Analytics tools like Microsoft SQL Server, SSIS/SSRS/SSAS, Synapse Analytics , Power BI, QlikSense , Tableau, SAS, Cognos, SAP-BO etc.
    • Experience in Cloud based Data Management & Analytics solutions, preferably on Microsoft Azure
    • Successful business development and market making within a diverse customer portfolio and complex channel management
    • Building impactful partnerships with ecosystem of partners including organizations of a scale, complexity and sophistication similar to Accenture and Microsoft
    • Demonstrated managerial, leadership and effective peer teaming expertise in large, multinational, organizations with globally distributed teams
    • Ability to achieve through influence and effective navigation of matrixed organizations

    You likely possess a Bachelor degree in a business or technology-related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. An advanced degree or MBA is strongly preferred, particularly technical (IT, engineering, or related).
    You have 10- 15 years or more relevant business technology leadership experience, including solution sales, creation, delivery and business management, and around 10 years of demonstrated people and/or business leadership experience, particularly within a consultancy.

    Why you should apply for a job to Avanade:

  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 82% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • STEM Scholarship programs with nine Universities worldwide investing in the future of young women.
  • Five Employee Resource Groups including women's, LGBT+, and Veterans to name a few.
  • World-class training including an average of 80 hours a year for employees to develop their skill set.