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Energy Operations- Manager

PwC
Houston, TX 77002

A career in our Energy Resources and Utilities Enabling Technologies practice, within Industry and Functional Apps services, will provide you with the opportunity to build secure and new digital experiences for customers, employees, and suppliers. We focus on improving apps or developing new apps for traditional and mobile devices as well as conducting usability testing to find ways to improve our clients user experience.Our team helps clients transform their business through enabling technologies across marketing, finance and operations in the functional areas such as Maximo and PowerPlant.


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 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:

  • Pursue opportunities to develop existing and new skills outside of comfort zone.
  • Act to resolve issues which prevent effective team working, even during times of change and uncertainty.
  • Coach others and encourage them to take ownership of their 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.
  • Develop a perspective on key global trends, including globalisation, and how they impact the firm and our clients.
  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
  • Focus on building trusted relationships.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Job Requirements and Preferences:

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum Degree Required:
Bachelor Degree

Minimum Years of Experience:
5 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications:

Degree Preferred:
Master Degree

Preferred Fields of Study:
Computer and Information Science, Management Information Systems, Engineering

Preferred Knowledge/Skills:
Demonstrates proven extensive knowledge of, and success in roles involving, managing client engagements pertaining to the alignment of strategic IT solutions with business objectives, which includes but is not limited to the following areas:
- Big data, real time data or predictive analytics;
- Data and system architecture;
- Relational understanding between various IT applications and systems;
- Development of solutions where ambiguity exists within IT- and business-related environments;
- Utilization of simple Entity Relationship Diagrams, including a thorough understanding of enterprise infrastructures.

Demonstrates proven extensive abilities and success with managing large sized tasks or lead a small team a client with short turnaround time and minimal guidance, including the following areas:
- Managing the gathering of business requirements, leveraging thorough know-how of architectural design components and being able to read and interpret a design document;
- Communicating complex concepts cohesively and quickly to clients, business partners and teammates;
- Building client relationships, being able to multitask (including client and internal work) while maintaining a consistent track record of producing work that is highly accurate, detail-oriented, and reflects well on the business;
- Utilizing appropriate methods to resolve complex design issues- making decisions with the ability to investigate and weigh alternatives, and prove a case for the recommended courses of action to provides the greatest benefit to the client and/or the business;
- Leveraging creative thinking skills, especially with helping to develop and proposed strategies that lead to clients' and/or business' processes and team improvements;
- Leveraging problem-solving skills, emphasizing the diagnosing of root causes and developing implementable, workable solutions;
- Leveraging interpersonal skills, especially within a fast paced environment, and participating as an independent contributor with little supervision or as an active team member depending on the business situation and needs;
- Using problem-solving skills, applying industry-standard lifecycle management theories and processes while on client engagements;
- Managing and collaborating with off-shore IT delivery teams and resources to meet the demands of operational functions and client needs;
- Exhibiting willingness to travel on business assignments, as necessary.


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.

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Posted: 2020-01-19 Expires: 2020-02-19

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