Cloud Advisory Senior Manager
Location: Doha, Qatar
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A Cloud Advisory SM owns the cloud agenda and responsibility to drive key opportunities at select clients. He carries conversation around all facets of the Cloud business and draws in other resources as appropriate; He has experience in selling and/or and delivering Cloud programs. He provides the highest level of consultative support on enterprise-wide information cloud technology-based systems including selection of cloud providers. He has the highest level of understanding of best practices with respect to the planning, design, implementation and use of information technology and information management systems and processes on the Cloud. He leverages Accenture cloud assets: myNAV, A4C, ACP, etc. He sets the direction and provide critical support in the strategic and tactical planning for the design and use of Cloud Technology. He acts as the Client C-Suite trusted advisor for all Cloud related initiatives.
Advise senior technical clients on cloud-enabled enterprise transformation agendas
Be responsible for driving the creation of the value case for the client business challenges that would most benefit from migration to Google Cloud Platform
Be able to build and transform new markets and identify, capitalize and lead transformational shifts in our customers
Help clients understand cloud-oriented practices and approaches including DevOps, PaaS, containers, Hybrid cloud, migration and modernization of applications using cloud, and Big Data
Be disciplined in business-management; adaptable to a culture of accountability; build a strong and active business network; meet sales targets and operational standards.
Develop and coach a high-performing team by hiring diverse talent, prioritizing development, leading by example and preparing people for more senior positions in other parts of the organization.
MAAG Cloud certification (Microsoft)
Minimum of 5 years of cloud migration experience with Cloud
Minimum of 10 years of technical architecture design, evaluation, and investigation.
Minimum of 10 years of client-facing consulting experience
Minimum of 5 years of experience working with Clients in Qatar
Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree
Proven track record in areas involving cloud application development, application portfolio modernization, cloud application migration, data center modernization, or ERP apps on cloud
Prior experience with DevOps and Continuous Integration
Prior experience in advising executives on modern technology architectures with an emphasis on Cloud architectures, patterns and tools
Professional Skill Requirements
Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
Desire to work in an information systems environment
Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Excellent leadership and management skills
Why join us?
We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues
You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools
Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards
You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends
You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live
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