PwC Products & Tech - PwC Labs Product Associate Summer/Fall 2023 in Boston, Massachusetts
Time Type: Full-time
Travel Requirements: Up to 20%
A career in Products and Technology is an opportunity to bring PwC's strategy to life by driving products and technology into everything we deliver. Our clients expect us to bring the right people and the right technology to solve their biggest problems; Products and Technology is here to help PwC meet that challenge and accelerate the growth of our business. We have skilled technologists, data scientists, product managers and business strategists who are using technology to accelerate change.
Our team are the general managers of commercial and internal products. They sit at the intersection of the business, user experience, and the technology that solve our customer and end-user problems. They design, develop and manage activities for a specific product or group of products from product definition and planning through production, release, and end of life. Product Management’s involvement lasts throughout all stages of a product’s lifecycle including modifications, upgrades, maintenance of the product or product line. For commercial products, it also includes commercialization, Go To Market planning, sales, and other key business support activities.
To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
As an Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
Invite and give in the moment feedback in a constructive manner.
Share and collaborate effectively with others.
Identify and make suggestions for improvements when problems and/or opportunities arise.
Handle, manipulate and analyse data and information responsibly.
Follow risk management and compliance procedures.
Keep up-to-date with developments in area of specialism.
Communicate confidently in a clear, concise and articulate manner - verbally and in the materials I produce.
Build and maintain an internal and external network.
Seek opportunities to learn about how PwC works as a global network of firms.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Around PwC Labs, innovation isn’t a buzzword, it is our driving force. We’re helping to lead the charge on creating cutting-edge technology solutions by joining our technology professionals with industry thought leaders. Our solutions are designed for humans, driven by data and intelligent automation. Our product management associates are looking past tomorrow to help deliver solutions that provide distinctive value for our clients.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Minimum Years of Experience :
Preferred Qualifications :
Preferred Fields of Study :
Accounting, Accounting & Technology, Business Analytics, Business Administration/Management, Computer and Information Science, Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Finance, Economics
Additional Educational Preferences :
Preferred Cumulative GPA: 3.0
Preferred Major GPA: 3.3
Associate positions are entry-level roles and job seekers have completed or are in the process of completing their final academic year of educational requirements.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates some abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:
Communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner in written and verbal formats;
Understanding of project management and interpersonal skills with a keen attention to detail, ability to multitask and work well under pressure;
Understanding and sincere empathy for end-users with a commitment to dive deep into the problems and pain points they present or experience;
Working with Product/Data Analytics Tools (e.g., PowerBi, Google Analytics, Alteryx, Azure Analytics, Azure Devops, Tableau, Pendo, Atlassian Suite - Confluence);
Understanding of the software development life-cycle framework;
Assisting with gathering and analyzing detailed product requirements and implementing product design approaches;
Working collaboratively on teams with a variety of technical and non-technical skill sets;
Working with or exposure through courses in one or more of the following areas: Data Structures, User Testing andQuality Assurance;
Algorithms and Database Systems;
Working with or exposure to scripting and programming in one or more of the following languages:
Python, Java, Node.js;
Working with or exposure to one or more of the following: sql/nosql databases, ML frameworks, software development environments and version control tools.
At PwC, our work model includes three ways of working: virtual, in-person, and flex (a hybrid of in-person and virtual). Visit the following link to learn more: https://pwc.to/ways-we-work .
PwC does not intend to hire experienced or entry level job seekers who will need, now or in the future, PwC sponsorship through the H-1B lottery, except as set forth within the following policy: https://pwc.to/H-1B-Lottery-Policy
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. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.
For positions based in San Francisco, consideration of qualified candidates with arrest and conviction records will be in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
For positions in Colorado, visit the following link for information related to Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act: https://pwc.to/coloradoproductstechassociate .