Our client is a fast growing technology/technology consulting business.
Their aim is to ensure technology makes a difference for their clients and to be thought leaders in software development, artificial intelligence and technology consulting. They advise clients on how to use technology to transform their organisation across a range of different industry sectors
They also design, build and optimise high-performance cloud-based systems for a wide range of business-critical operations. They create high performance, scalable online systems from e-commerce websites and high-volume ordering systems to online ticketing and mobile CRM applications.
This is a key new role aiming to capitalise on their success in technology consulting with the aim to drive even further growth. They make technology make a difference to their clients business As a consultant you need to advise and influence clients on technology strategies that enhance and improve their business efficiencies and their bottom line
As a Principal, you will drive the overall projects (Strategy and Delivery) engaging with critical stakeholders at leadership levels in both global Corporate and in smaller more entrepreneurial high growth businesses. you will deal directly with board members through to Investor Directors and Co-Founders. You need to be a dynamic individual who can adapt quickly to those situations.
You must be extremely business savvy, but also know how technology can help the client improve and deliver their business outcomes. You will convince clients to engage in making change happen.
This is not a sales role as our client are looking for people with consulting skills, people who are passionate about technology. Those with experience of working across multiple businesses and industry sectors. People who understand how companies grow & scale, quickly and sustainably.
Ideally, you will have some experience in technology consulting – you don’t need to be able to code but you must understand and be able to communicate how technology solutions can solve business problems. You will have a track record of influencing stakeholders to improve or change their technology
Also, it would be an advantage to have previous experience in a technical role(ie you may have been a Technical team lead, mid/senior software engineer, architect) with broad technology familiarity across different languages/platforms/environments gained from multiple roles previously.
You should have a solid and proven track record with multiple success stories to talk about.
Have the ability to coordinate internal and client stakeholders with a high degree of sensitivity and professionalism.
Past experience of building bespoke software solutions and/or the considerations involved in doing so.
Knowledge of Cloud Technologies (ideally AWS) and contemporary configuration management, containerisation/orchestration and operational monitoring (CICD)
The role can be based either in Manchester or in London but travel between the sites will be required as well as frequent travel to client locations
You must have the right to work in the UK / EU.
Please quote the job code PB138 in your application.