Transformation Architect Telwares
The Transformation Architect will report be responsible for:
?Performing all aspects of project management in support of client engagement.
?Performing detailed analysis of client networks, voice systems, data center, storage, and other aspects of IT Infrastructure.
?Developing roadmaps and strategies in support of next generation network, voice, data, and video services.
?Conducting strategic planning to align client?s information architecture development and management with the overall business and IT planning effort.
?Developing, document and implement project strategies that will provide optimal results for the client balancing key operational, technical, financial and contractual requirements.
?Developing a range of alternate solutions and provide detail analysis of pros and cons of each approach.
?Providinh gap analysis and planning to map client path from current to future state.
?Developing, documenting and managing client & service provider communications on behalf of clients with adherence to Telwares policies and practices.
?Presenting recommended strategy and detailed analysis throughout the engagement and as events warrant.
?Supporting special projects as well as routine and ad hoc reporting requirements.
?Demonstrating ability to develop and cultivate relationship across various levels of the client organization.
?Actively participating in account planning, sales and solutions development within current engagements or prospective clients.
?Acting as a subject matter expert on assigned industry topics.
?Lead all facets of client engagements encompassing the development, implementation and execution of IT strategies.
?Support the sales and delivery of IT solutions that align with client objectives and strategic operating goals.
?Be knowledgeable in IT sourcing and change management projects encompassing all aspects of IT, such as; network infrastructure components & transport, SIP and VOIP deployments, virtualization, security, wireless and wire line emerging technologies, collaboration solutions, hardware & software considerations, licensing and maintenance arrangements, etc.
?Be well versed in contracts and negotiation.
Skills and Experiences?10 years relevant work experience, five years minimum in the network, telecom, IT and or data center industries. Equipment vendor, service provider or prior consulting experience within technology, finance and contracting organizations a plus.
?In Depth knowledge of Enterprise Systems Architecture, Mainframe & Open System technology, Networking and Security technologies.
?Experience with systems design and development from business requirements analysis through to day-to-day management.
?Proven experience in IT planning, organization, and development.
?Strong understanding of human resource management principles, practices, and procedures.
?Appropriate Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, EMC, Redhat certifications preferred.
?Multi talented individual that can work both at the strategic/executive level and at the tactical/analyst level.
?Demonstrated leadership skills with willingness to readily and voluntarily take ownership of scope expansion.
?Strong consulting, financial modeling, project management and writing skills.
?Expert knowledge in the details of telecom, hardware, software & IT product contracts sets with spec, pricing, and contracting processes.
?Excellent interpersonal and teaming skills with ability to collaborate and work effectively with individuals developing and strengthening relationships
?Superior verbal communication skills and presentation capabilities demonstrating the ability to confidently define, defend and execute solutions while assimilating different points of view.
?Self-starter, ambitious over-achiever.
?Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail demonstrating the ability to manage competing priorities in a fast paced environment.
?Ability to travel regularly, as travel will be required in support of client deliverables. Estimated to be 50%
7901 Stoneridge Dr., Suite 310
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Telwares is a global consulting firm with expertise in identifying, sourcing and implementing next-gen networks and technology for enterprise clients. Our resources provide deep expertise in the financial, commercial and operational aspects of aligning business objectives with complex technology solutions. Our thought leadership, significant market presence, access to the global CIO and supplier community, and ability to execute separates us from competitors in delivering value for our clients. Key strengths include:
?Expert commercial capabilities across telecom and IT categories, maximizing leverage and synergies
?Neutral evaluation of price versus performance, suppliers, and technology capabilities
?Appraisal and validation of return on investment and TCO
?New technology and infrastructure roadmaps, business cases and implementations
?Supplier and contract management programs focused on market agility and long-term optimization
We are the trusted advisor to many of the world's most recognized companies including large multi-national organizations, the largest global private equity firms and Global 1000 corporations.
Our experience and market reach, combined with our skill set to successfully execute in complex, decentralized or geographically dispersed organizations allows us to quickly drive value for clients ? generating significant savings and efficiency, making better purchasing decisions, and leveraging technology to be more competitive in the marketplace.
Our capabilities portfolio includes services and solutions for:
?Strategic sourcing and IT optimization
?Network assessment and IP readiness testing
?Next-gen commercial and technology roadmaps
?xaaS strategies, deployment, and implementation
?Global inventory and reporting
?Network transformation and implementation services
?Infrastructure and technical engineering
?Supplier and contract management
?Contact Center Solutions
?Business process outsourcing for telecom expense management
The CIO Global Forum
Telwares maintains unique access to the CIO and IT community - drawing together the world's most accomplished and forward-thinking IT business leaders for open dialogue on today?s most critical issues and opportunities.
The role of the CIO is evolving from technical expert to a leading business executive with technology insight and abilities. This evolution means that every CIO has the need for real time education and feedback on workforce management, global expansion, emerging technologies and other trends - directly from peers who share these challenges. The CIO Global Forum, conducted semi-annually and presented exclusively by Telwares, offers an intimate venue to quickly gain crucial insights from other CIO's through their successes and failures, and quickly garner actionable ideas for their own agenda.
With sessions driven by recognized IT leaders and innovators, the Telwares CIO Global Forum provides an unmatched combination of education, career development, relationship building and proven best practices discussion for each attendee to leverage far beyond the event.
What makes this opportunity compelling?The successful candidate will enjoy the opportunity to:
?Build a career with a growing organization.
?Build partnership with C level executives at Fortune 1000 corporations.
?Have a direct impact on the success of the firm.
?Experience a diversity of roles and challenges
?Develop your leadership skills.
?Collaborate daily with a high performing group of industry experts.
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