Data Account Technical Principal

Thoughtworks

4.5

(33)

Chicago, IL (Remote)

Why you should apply for a job to Thoughtworks:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.8/5 in supportive management
  • 97% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 97% would recommend this company to other women
  • 97% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Prioritizing gender workforce quality, 41% of our workforce are women with 38% of our positions being women in Tech(and growing!)
  • Thoughtworks is certified and awarded the 2022 Best Workplaces™ in Chicago
  • Over 90% of surveyed employees say that people at Thoughtworks are treated fairly regardless of their gender, race or sexual orientation.
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    Position summary

    environment.

    • Understanding of the issues businesses face and experience working with them to create robust, scalable, elegant, flexible, and relevant software solutions that truly transform industries.

    • Experience working directly with senior IT groups in an advisory role.

    • Experience working with CIO/CTO/COO to create technical strategies.

    • Any experience building and leading an offshore/outsourcing function would be highly beneficial.

    Job qualifications

    Technical Skills

    • Solid understanding of the following areas (with practical experience in several):

    • Cloud native application architecture styles (domain-driven design, microservices, event-driven architecture)

    • Cloud-native data platforms, services, OSS options for at least some of: data ingestion (from messages buses, databases, APIs), processing (batch, streaming), orchestration, storage, serving, cataloging, quality monitoring

    • Security practices to control access to data (RBAC, ABAC, row-level security, column-level security, masking, encryption)

    • Modern security practices for software delivery (e.g. SAST, DAST, secrets management)

    • Modern API platform design (REST, gRPC, etc.)

    • Formulate and articulate the technical and political implication of real-world solutions.

    • Provide technical leadership across all areas of the enterprise to ensure delivery of exceptional technical solutions.

    • Ensure technical expectations of deliverables are met.

    Professional Skills

    • Take the needs and challenges of a client and formulate the technical roadmap and technology solution that will support their business strategies and goals.

    • Orchestrate the management of technology scope and risks.

    • Mentor on approach and execution of solutions, coach on technologies and establishing a team-wide comprehension of solution capabilities and direction.

    • Drive Thoughtworks' Thought-Leadership on engineering and architectural practices and standards.

    • Be an inspiration for innovation to the client.

    • Become a trusted and valued partner of the client CIO/CTO and team.

    • Exploit opportunities for networking and relationship building that arise out of delivery activities.

    • Create and support sales activities.

    • Maintaining strong expertise and knowledge of current and emerging technologies and products.

    • Code! We don't subscribe to the "post-technical" ivory tower leadership style.

    Other things to know

    Learning & Development

    There is no one-size-fits-all career path at Thoughtworks: however you want to develop your career is entirely up to you. But we also balance autonomy with the strength of our cultivation culture. This means your career is supported by interactive tools, numerous development programs and teammates who want to help you grow. We see value in helping each other be our best and that extends to empowering our employees in their career journeys.

    Travel

    While we've traditionally been a traveling consultancy, we have adopted a hybrid working model with the majority of work being completed remotely from either home or local Thoughtworks offices. However, business travel to client locations should be expected when required by Thoughtworks or our clients' needs.

    Company Policies

    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Job Details

    Country: USA
    City: Chicago, Illinois
    Date Posted: 03-28-2024
    Industry: Information Technology
    Employment Type: Regular

    About Thoughtworks

    Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering to drive digital innovation. For 30+ years, our clients have trusted our autonomous teams to build solutions that look past the obvious. Here, computer science grads come together with seasoned technologists, self-taught developers, midlife career changers and more to learn from and challenge each other. Career journeys flourish with the strength of our cultivation culture, which has won numerous awards around the world.

    Join Thoughtworks and thrive. Together, our extra curiosity, innovation, passion and dedication overcomes ordinary.

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    Salary

    Benefits: https://https://www.thoughtworks.com/en-us/careers/benefits

    The annual salary range posted is subject to many factors and may vary depending on experience, geographic location, job responsibilities, performance, skills and/or training.

    Salary

    $196,350 - $327,250 USD

    Why you should apply for a job to Thoughtworks:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.8/5 in supportive management
  • 97% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 97% would recommend this company to other women
  • 97% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Prioritizing gender workforce quality, 41% of our workforce are women with 38% of our positions being women in Tech(and growing!)
  • Thoughtworks is certified and awarded the 2022 Best Workplaces™ in Chicago
  • Over 90% of surveyed employees say that people at Thoughtworks are treated fairly regardless of their gender, race or sexual orientation.