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Solution Architect - Mega Bets (PwC Labs)

PwC
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.The PwC Labs MegaBets team plays an important role in designing and delivering the next generation of transformative tech solutions that will supercharge the way our people work and drive tremendous value for PwC and our clients. Technology, innovation and data science professionals apply cutting-edge analytics and artificial intelligence technologies to address key business challenges and opportunities.


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.

The Solution Architect will provide technical direction/vision across a portfolio of strategic innovation & technology initiatives. You will work closely with a team of multi-discipled problem solvers with extensive technology, product and industry experience to develop functional solutions that address complex business challenges across multiple domains.

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:
5 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications:

Degree Preferred:
Master Degree

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

Preferred Knowledge/Skills:

Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader by:

  • Assessing existing technology environments;
  • Producing technical designs and documentation for new solutions;
  • Defining integration patterns across new and existing cloud applications;
  • Performing build/ buy/ leverage analyses for technical solutions;
  • Participating in the technology partner evaluation and selection process;
  • Creating technical requirements and designs from business requirements;
  • Performing technical feasibility analyse;
  • Assisting with the technical scoping, development planning, and delivery for prototypes, MVPs, and market ready solutions;
  • Working across the entire product life cycle (from concept through launch), focusing on driving the design, development, and deployment of services and applications to support new product development;
  • Providing technical guidance and mentorship to junior resources; and,
  • Communicating progress, risks, and issues to product/executive stakeholders.

Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success managing the development and utilization of technology, emphasizing the following areas:

  • Driving solution design and service delivery;
  • Collaborating with business and vendor teams & working in collaboration with teams assigned to system infrastructure projects;
  • Building reusable assets and technical artifacts that can be leveraged across other projects;
  • Coordinating with business stakeholders and technology product leads;
  • Engineering and software architectural design, including cloud application development;
  • Working within DevOps tools and processes;
  • Agile project and product management;
  • Monitoring emerging industry trends to determine impact on enterprise solution architecture and technology, and advising strategic direction;
  • Developing frameworks for technology projects to establish manageability and maintainability of automation operations from cradle to grave;
  • Working knowledge of current business processes and the ability to understand new business processes;
  • Envisioning how technology solutions will work in the wider business environment to understand its advantages and what its effect will be;
  • Understanding of workflow-based logic and the ability to both understand a business process from a workflow diagram, and to illustrate a written process description as a workflow diagram;
  • Possessing a thorough understanding of programming concepts and programming background in any programming language;
  • Communicating effectively with executive and business stakeholders;
  • Applying deep analytical skills to ambiguous problems;
  • Successfully delivering a product on time and on budget in an enterprise environment;
  • Managing project resources; and,
  • Working collaboratively across multi-disciplinary teams.

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

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