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PwC Labs - Lead Technology Owner - AI Lab

Tampa, FL 33607

PwC Labs is focused on standardizing, automating, delivering tools and processes and exploring emerging technologies that drive efficiency and enable our people to reimagine the possible. Process improvement, transformation, effective use of innovative technology and data & analytics, and leveraging alternative delivery solutions are key areas of focus to drive additional value for our firm.


As a Director, youll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Proactively lead the practise by setting strategy, drive the development of new business in the market, and provide technical advice across disciplines
  • Building strong networks within the firm to spot and capitalise on opportunities to get involved in projects that others are leading across a number of different business units and sectors
  • Identifying and discussing key issues with our clients to identify potential opportunities
  • Responsibility for a majority of day to day client communications
  • Responsibility to shape and deliver various projects that exceed the expectations of our clients and our own assignment quality criteria
  • Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team
  • Responsibility for management of engagement financials
  • Helping to grow and develop our team through hands on training and coaching

The AI Lab focuses on implementing solutions that impact efficiency & effectiveness of our clients' functions. Process improvement, transformation, effective use of technology and data & analytics, and leveraging alternative delivery are key areas to drive value and continue to be recognized as the leading professional services firm. AI Lab is focused on identifying & prioritizing emerging technologies & preparing clients to get the most out of their emerging technology investments.

Job Requirements and Preferences: 

Basic Qualifications: 

Minimum Degree Required: 
Bachelor Degree

Additional Educational Requirements: 

In lieu of a Bachelor Degree, 12 years of professional experience involving technology-focused process improvements, transformations, and/or system implementations.

Minimum Years of Experience: 
10 year(s) in leading strategic innovation that includes operations, policy, and business strategy.

Preferred Qualifications: 

Degree Preferred: 
Master Degree

Preferred Fields of Study: 
Economics, Engineering and Business, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer and Information Science, Operations Management/Research

Preferred Knowledge/Skills: 

Demonstrates thought leader-level knowledge with a proven record of success directing efforts in leading teams and project management engagements with functional knowledge of advanced analytic methods and visualization techniques in:

  • Applying quantitative methodologies to complex business problems across multiple industry issues or functional domains;
  • Leading and managing multiple large, complex engagements with a proven track record of success leading and managing projects from pre-sale and initial scoping through final delivery and signoff;
  • Utilizing consistent creative problem-solving and consultancy mindsets while researching issues and developing effective solutions for business issues related to Analytics Sciences;
  • Demonstrating specialization in managing analytic and BI efforts in areas including the use of statistical modelling, algorithms, data mining and machine learning algorithms;
  • Developing insights, solutions, or applications that solve complex business problems by managing teams working with commonly used data science packages including Spark, Pandas, SciPy, and/or Numpy;
  • Demonstrating familiarity with or direct knowledge of leveraging deep learning architectures for text analysis, computer vision and signal processing;
  • Identifying, obtaining and processing critical data (internal client data, external public data, and new sources of data) to challenge the status quo through innovative thought leadership in the application of quantitative methodologies to improve decision-making in marketing, operations, and risk management;
  • Establishing the thought leadership for application development and collaborating with IT leadership to drive re-use and implement agile process and standards;
  • Developing and leading policy and strategy, understanding overall budgetary responsibility and cost accountability;
  • Demonstrating planning and organising skills with a proven ability to bring projects in on time and within budget;
  • Providing the strategic initiatives to develop, deliver, and maintain systems to meet the various business initiatives in the firm;
  • Managing resources across the organization including Development, Delivery, Service Management and Support;
  • Defining the strategy to maintain existing applications and to address the demand needs requests by the various business units;
  • Setting the strategy and execution of maintaining a high performance culture in the organization which supports client service and coordination with all other national functions; and,
  • Collaborating with senior level staff/partners and other departments within AI domains establishing that application and systems standards and processes used are compliant with firm standards.

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.


Posted: 2019-08-07 Expires: 2019-09-07

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