PwC Cloud Solution Owner, Senior Associate in Chicago, Illinois
Specialty/Competency: Cloud Computing & Networking
Industry/Sector: Not Applicable
Time Type: Full time
Travel Requirements: Up to 60%
A career in Agile Delivery will provide you with the opportunity in structuring the enterprise in terms of its governance structure, business processes, and business information. We work with some of the world's largest and most complex companies to understand their unique business issues and opportunities in an ever-changing environment.
In our Agile Delivery team, you will be responsible for delivering and working in an agile environment, assisting with planning and coordination of tasks to the development team, in collaboration with the product owners.
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 an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. 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 a Senior 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:
Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities and coach to help deliver results.
Develop new ideas and propose innovative solutions to problems.
Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from from current trends in business area.
Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
Share relevant thought leadership.
Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing others.
Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality, diverse relationships.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Minimum Years of Experience :
Required Knowledge and Skills :
Demonstrates thorough knowledge and abilities in the Application and Emerging Technology field including but not limited to:
Working experience within Agile (Scrum, Kanban, ) in addition to using Agile Tools (e.g. JIRA, VersionOne);
Prioritizing workload and determining trade-offs of scope and budget;
Supporting project management by helping to establish that projects are delivered within scope, on time, on budget, and with requirements met;
Maintaining project documentation including: databases, configurations, tool data, key artifacts, and project schedules, plans, and reports;
Demonstrating experience in design, development, and implementation of Agile transformation strategy;
Demonstrating experience in the use of scaling methods such as SAFe, LESS, or industry equivalents; and,
Demonstrating project management experience, leadership and problem solving and communication skills.
Preferred Qualifications :
Certification(s) Preferred :
Agile Certifications e.g. CSM (Certified Scrum Master), SAFe Agilist
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in current technology applications and project management skills including but not limited to:
Consulting experience, ideally in Agile/SDLC; and,
Working experience as a Project Manager (Risk Management, Scope Management, Change Control, etc.).
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 in Colorado, visit the following link for information related to Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act: https://pwc.to/coloradoadvisoryseniorassociate.