PwC NIS - Platform Engineer in Houston, Texas
Specialty/Competency: IFS - Information Technology (IT)
Industry/Sector: Not Applicable
Time Type: Full time
Travel Requirements: Up to 20%
A career in Information Security, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to develop and support our internal security technologies and services across the entire global and local PwC network. You’ll focus on being the forefront of designing, developing, and implementing information technology including hardware, software, and networks that enhances security of internal information and protect our firms intellectual assets.
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 a Senior Manager, 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:
Encourage everyone to have a voice and invite opinion from all, including quieter members of the team.
Deal effectively with ambiguous and unstructured problems and situations.
Initiate open and candid coaching conversations at all levels.
Move easily between big picture thinking and managing relevant detail.
Anticipate stakeholder needs, and develop and discuss potential solutions, even before the stakeholder realises they are required.
Contribute technical knowledge in area of specialism.
Contribute to an environment where people and technology thrive together to accomplish more than they could apart.
Navigate the complexities of cross-border and/or diverse teams and engagements.
Initiate and lead open conversations with teams, clients and stakeholders to build trust.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
This person will join the team responsible for implementing and supporting innovative solutions for our PwC Global network using Microsoft’s Power Platform. The role will include building services design, implementation, administration and automation. While they do not do development work on the platform, they will perform configuration changes and technology upgrades to the platform and will be required to troubleshoot and monitor issues that require knowledge of development languages.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
High School Diploma
Minimum Years of Experience :
Preferred Qualifications :
Degree Preferred :
Preferred Fields of Study :
Management Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Systems Analysis, Computer Applications, Computer Engineering, Computer Programming, Systems Engineering
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates a proven record of success within a professional business services environment by:
Understanding Microsoft Cloud collaboration platforms including Azure, Power Platform, and Office;
Managing cloud infrastructure and responding to support requests regarding resource management, modern authentication protocols, Data Loss Prevention (DLP);
Understanding of REST APIs, PowerShell, HTML, XML, Node.JS, Azure Functions;
Demonstrating experience with data extraction, data modeling and reporting technologies in a Microsoft cloud landscape;
Demonstrating knowledge of application development methodologies and programming languages, administering, infrastructure operations, service management principles;
Demonstrating the ability to work collaboratively with technical and non-technical stakeholders to establish platform architecture in line with PwC’s enterprise architecture vision and aligned to application technology roadmaps;
Understanding and mitigating the impact of a technical design to security, performance and data privacy;
Communicating effectively at different levels within and outside the organization, leadership/management, business stakeholders, software vendors and sourcing suppliers; and,
Providing thought leadership on use of specific application technology for innovation and/or cost reduction.
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/coloradoifsseniormanager.