PwC Public Sector - State & Local - Technology Consultant Senior Associate in Detroit, Michigan

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Job Description

In today's changing environment, the public sector is seeing an increase in physical and cyber threats, financial and performance reporting requirements, diversity in the workforce, and the impact of rapidly changing technologies. PricewaterhouseCoopers Public Sector LLP provides management consulting, technology consulting and risk consulting services to help federal and international government agencies anticipate and address these and other complex challenges.

PwC Public Sector LLP is one of four organizations to receive the 2014 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. The Baldrige Award is the nation’s highest Presidential honor for performance excellence, recognizing U.S. organizations for superior quality and world-class results across six categories defined by Baldrige including Leadership, Strategic Planning, Customer Focus, Measurement, Analysis and Knowledge Management, Workforce Focus, and Operations Focus. For more information on our journey to performance excellence, please visit www.pwc.com/baldrige or view our winner profile on the NIST website.

Professionals in PwC Public Sector LLP may be subject to a government security investigation and may need to meet related eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Our Application Technology consultants provide an end to end solution offering including Application Development and Integration, Application Architecture, custom IoT and mobile solutions, User Experience, Quality Management and Testing, Business Process Management and helping clients determine the best applications for their business needs and integrate new and existing applications into their business including Mobility integration. This high performing team works with various types of technologies and software framework such as

Java, .Net, iOS, HTML5, ESBs, advises on the software development life-cycle, and helps architect and develop specific applications for clients. Additionally, they assist with integration of new applications and quality management and testing.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Years of Experience: 4

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates proven thorough knowledge and interaction with end users to understand and document business and functional requirements for complex projects, as well as collaborating with technical teams across the full software development life cycle.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates proven thorough abilities with addressing client needs: building solid relationships with clients; developing an awareness of Firm services; communicating with the client in an organized and knowledgeable manner; delivering clear requests for information; demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.

Demonstrates proven thorough abilities 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; providing guidance, clarification and feedback to less-experienced staff.

Demonstrates proven thorough abilities that include creative thinking and problem solving skills, individual initiative and the following abilities:

  • Communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner in written and verbal formats including delivering clear requests for information and communicating potential conflicts.

  • Conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses of large and complex data.

  • Leading a key workstream in an engagement(s), staying educated on current trends and assisting in the development of knowledge capital.

  • Collaborating with business development teams responsible for writing and presenting proposals to prospective clients.

  • Supporting practice management for a specific operation or process.

  • Managing and/or contributing to project planning, engagement administration, budget management, and successful completion of engagement workstream(s).

Thorough technical skills in Microsoft .NET (2.0/3.0/3.5, 4.0 is a plus), specifically C#, ASP.NET, and WPF. HTML, JavaScript, CSS. HTML, JavaScript, CSS. Reporting services, Active reports (plus), Crystal reports (plus) and with Database design.

Team Foundation server, AJAX, Silverlight, Microsoft SharePoint and SQL server Integration services. Thorough technical skills in MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint) and Lotus Notes.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.