PwC Azure DevOps SME in Kansas City, Missouri
Specialty/Competency: Platform Engineering & Architecture
Industry/Sector: TMT X-Sector
Time Type: Full time
Travel Requirements: Up to 40%
A career in our Cloud and Network Architecture practice, within Cloud Computing and Networking services, will provide you with the opportunity to focus on the joint business relationship between PwC and Google, HP, Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, and other cloud based platforms that bring new and innovative services to some of the largest companies. We help our clients adopt the cloud to transform Information Technology, scale and streamline operations and create new cloud based businesses through our strong alliances. You’ll be at the forefront of helping organisations around the globe adopt innovative technology solutions that optimise business processes or enable scalable technology.
Our team helps organisations transform their network architecture and infrastructure to fundamentally change the role of Information Technology from an custodial asset to an orchestrator of business services. As part of the team, you’ll focus on the architecture of data centres, including the design and implementation of network architecture and information storage to optimise innovation and programme delivery for our clients.
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 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:
Develop new skills outside of comfort zone.
Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.
Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.
Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.
Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.
Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.
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 extensive-level, abilities success with managing the identification and addressing of client needs by:
Developing and delivering DevOps solutions to clients;
Analyzing, executing, and streamlining DevOps practices;
Automating processes with the right tools;
Facilitating development processes;
Establishing a DevOps channel across the organization;
Maintaining 300-400 level depth in core Azure Services (Compute, Networking, and Storage);
Serving as a trusted advisor to customers;
Developing Azure technical/operational readiness plans;
Defining and building technical documentation;
Selecting a migration approach to move workloads to Azure or architecting greenfield implementations;
Executing Architecture Design Sessions (ADS), Solution Alignment Workshops (SAW), or Proofs of Concept (POC) Workshops;
Driving onboarding plans in conjunction with customers;
Demonstrating skill-building deep technical relationships with executives and technical leads within customer organizations;
Building technical and business credibility with senior executives;
Scripting Experience (PowerShell, Terraform, JSON, Python, etc.);
Working configuration Management Tool Experience (Chef, Puppet, Salt, etc.);
Understanding of API management with best practices;
Orchestrating Tool Experience (Jenkins, GitLabs, etc.);
Demonstrating Source Code Management (Git), CI/CD pipelines, , Git and branching workflows such as GitFlow, Feature Based, Trunk Based, etc., Powershell, Python, and bash/zsh; and,
Working knowledge with Azure DevOps, AI + machine learning, Azure Kubernetes, DevSecOps and Terraform.
Preferred Qualifications :
Certification(s) Preferred :
AZ-300/AZ 303 Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies, AZ-301/AZ 304 Microsoft Azure Architect Design, AZ 400 Designing and Implementing Microsoft DevOps Solutions
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.
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