PwC PPM Infrastructure - Manager in Chicago, Illinois

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PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

Job Description

Healthcare is a transforming industry due to legislative and regulatory demands, technology challenges, and societal trends. Our growing Health Industries Advisory team provides strategy, management, technology and risk consulting services to help healthcare institutions around the world to anticipate and address their most complex business challenges.

Our practitioners are supported by a dedicated health research unit, which is managed by a physician partner and provides our clients with cutting-edge intelligence, perspective, and analysis on issues transforming the health industry. Our professionals have deep health industry expertise and include physicians, nurses, system specialists, health policy analysts, actuaries, financial advisors, and data analysts. The Health Industries Advisory team includes the following sectors: Health Services

  • Payer/Provider, Pharmaceuticals and Life Sciences

  • Suppliers and Innovators/New Entrants.

Our Program and Portfolio Management (PPM) Consultants assist clients with capital planning and investment control. This high performing team optimizes project and program performance, while consistently aligning projects with corporate strategy.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 5

Minimum Degree Required: Master's degree

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

  • Understanding how IT organizations design, architect and upgrade large complex infrastructures, as well as leverage both proven and innovative technology approaches to solve challenging business problems;

-Leading and collaborating with middle and senior management on client-facing business developments, engagement delivery, practice development and thought leadership engagements;

  • Developing, assessing and implementing Information Technology (IT) solutions that parallel project management, process improvement, technology deployment, and other business advisory initiatives; and,

  • Accomplishing extensive sales and business development including the activities to develop and maintain client relationships and developing intellectual capital.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

  • Managing IT Infrastructure engagements and project teams specializing in the design and implementation of Data Center processes, organizational structures, functions and technology;

  • Possessing experience with large corporate IT operations, major IT programs, systems integration and technical architecture at enterprise and inter-enterprise levels;

  • Designing of large data centers and/or infrastructures for global organizations;

  • Demonstrating experience with management and/or oversight of large scale data center migration programs;

  • Computing storage and application platform knowledge, database architectures for greenfield data centers, and/or database operational processes and tools such as Storage Resource management;

  • Delivering engagements within allocated timeframes according to agreed client contracts, including the development of solutions that encourages stakeholder buy-in;

  • Managing effectiveness of relationship with clients and engagement team members;

  • Supporting the meeting of sales targets and participation in a number of business development/proposal efforts; and,

  • Providing quality of technical capabilities and solutions, as well as maintaining technical credibility with clients.

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.