Cloud Strategy - Senior Consultant - Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60290

Our fortune 100 client has been actively looking for Cloud Strategy - Senior Consultant full-time candidates to join their team.

Cloud Strategy - Senior Consultant
Fulltime
Willingness to travel 80% of the ti

Required

  • 3+ years of relevant consulting or industry experience, with proven ability to build relationships with business and technology leaders
  • 2 or more years of experience in Cloud solutions (IaaS/ PaaS) Strategy and Implementation for mid or large size organizations (this includes private/public Clouds on AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, or VMWare)
  • Relevant experience in defining selection criteria for cloud providers and identifying suitable workloads for public cloud
  • Ability and experience in one or more of the following areas: quantifying the business value of the cloud, evaluating the organizational impact of cloud adoption, defining cloud architectural principles and articulating key security considerations for public cloud moves
  • Ability to create critical collaterals for client workshops and customer interactive sessions
  • Excellent articulation, communication and strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience in leading workstreams within multi-stream cloud transformation programs and initiatives for mid to large scale organizations
  • Experience defining the business case, including financial analysis and risk assessment for large scale technology and infrastructure transformations
  • Ability to work with a multi-location team
  • Willingness to travel % of the time (Monday Thursday/Friday)

Preferred

  • MBA preferred
  • Experience with architecting, designing, implementing, or operating IT systems on leading commercial Cloud platforms, including AWS, Azure, and Google
  • Experience in supporting the definition of cloud adoption strategies for large scale enterprise data and analytics solutions and use cases
  • Experience with large and complex IT systems in an enterprise environment using virtualization or private Cloud technologies, including VMware, Xen, OpenStack, and Hyper-V
  • Experience with modern development and testing techniques such as continuous delivery and continuous integration
  • A background in software development and experience in configuration management (tools like Chef and puppet)
  • Technology understanding of API management solutions and their role across enabling an enterprise cloud
- provided by Dice