Advisory Hosting Services Senior Associate - Chicago
Location:
Chicago , Illinois
Posted:
October 19, 2017
Reference:
96652BR
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Job Description
Advisory Hosting Services provides production, development and implementation environments for client engagements both domestically and in Asia. Advisory Hosting Services allows for a flexible, rapidly deployed environment that can be monitored and supported 24x7. The environment allows for usage of non US IT standard technologies and platforms available to internal and external users. Advisory Hosting Services also manages technology and strategic direction for US Advisory owned Solution Delivery Centers.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Years of Experience: 3

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Knowledge Preferred:
Demonstrates considerable knowledge and a proven record of success of leading a team and project management engagements within a professional business services environment that focus on at least one

of the following areas:

Hosting Services Industry , software development methodologies,

Infrastructure Operations, and

Service Management principles.
Demonstrates a proven some knowledge of leading teams especially, project leadership and/or support of multiple IT service offerings across multiple technology teams within the US and off shore.
Demonstrates a proven considerable knowledge of applying a consultancy mindset as it relates to developing and offering creative and effective solutions to troubleshoot problems and/or business issues related to IT Hosting Services.
Demonstrates some knowledge of Industry and Firm IT services, emphasizing the understanding of

business functions and architecture deployed globally.



Skills Preferred:
Demonstrates proven considerable skills related to supporting a team and project management engagements in a professional business services environment related to IT Hosting Services:

-Managing efforts across a technical team and their supported services, especially translating business demands into prioritized initiatives to fill business requirements across services and/or project.

-Planning for resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing, collection; and, preparing or coordinating complex written and verbal materials

-Supporting operational initiatives for Hosting Services facilities, including Server, Storage, Database, Development/Tools, Facilities and Account Management teams including national and international locations

-Understanding the expertise required to manage enterprise-wide services as well as manage the competing demands for IT resources.
Demonstrates considerable abilities as a team leader that include the following: leading teams to achieve strategic goals, provide direction and motivate members, create an atmosphere of trust, leverage diverse views, coach staff, and encourage improvement and innovation.





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