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ZS's Business Technology group helps companies define and execute their technology strategy by designing, building and operating the business intelligence (BI), cloud, data management, dashboard and analytics capabilities that are at the core of sales and marketing operations. Responsibilities
The position will Apply technology advancements, concepts, solutions/tools to a business context and/or environment and create conceptual model for its use to solve a specific business or technology problem.
Work with clients senior leadership to understand their business priorities and develop a technology recommendation to deliver on the same Develop collaterals, frameworks and execution models to deliver strategy projects Develop ZS POV on new business and technology trends in analytics and BI space Proven leadership skills to build consensus on strategies. Ability to work with client architects and managers to align on recommendations and next steps Lead feasibility analysis, select the technologies that provide the best solution and identify the products available that will best fit the solution proposed Identify new areas where we can help clients to implement technology solutions Researching and Evangelizing on the use of analytics/ BI platform for strategic decision-making Identify the new market trends in analytics, DW/ BI industry and lead the effort to develop ZS POV in the upcoming technologies Structured and issue based problem solving approach Participate in cross-functional technical discussions with local and remote groups to brainstorm and finalize technology solutions
Ability to articulate leading business issues and trends, including the associated technology implications within one or more industries Sound understanding and experience with IT economics including popular financial measure such as CFROI, TCO etc. Should able to lead the strategy and architecture discussions with CIO/CTO and other senior architects in a client meeting Lead and manage team of 4-5 architect consultants and provide leadership in creating prototypes, conduct proofs of concepts, evaluate options with pros and cons and provide recommendations through design, development and/or Operations of complex technology environments(programs, applications, systems and/or infrastructure) Travel within continent or to other continents (as needed) to work with client and provide technology expertise to other ZS teams
In addition, this person will help lead a firm-wide initiative in improving ZS IT capability for clients
Lead a domain in strategy and architecture practice Contribute to ZS IT capability building knowledge creation
Required Candidate profile
10-15 years of hands on IT services or consulting work experience Minimum 5 years of experience in IT strategy or IT management role
Extensive experience in Big data & DWBI
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to influence and build relationship with clients and key stakeholders
Prior experience in driving technology strategy and developing recommendations and roadmap Demonstrated experience in business process improvement, leveraging information and technology Experience with IT organization design and management principles/techniques(ITIL, ITSM) as well as IT management tools(e.g. Mercury, PlanView, ProSight, Niku) Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in interpersonal and written formats Management/professional certifications in IT strategy is a plus Help with the selling process including design and solution approaches for the proposals and giving product demos Ability to work within a virtual (off-shore) team environment and contribute to the overall timely delivery of multiple projects. Prior experience in sales and marketing would be a plus Keep up to date with technology trends of the
PG:M.Tech - Any Specialization, Post Graduation Not Required, MS/M.Sc(Science) - Any Specialization
ZS Associates India Pvt Ltd
ZS is a professional services firm that works side by side with companies to help develop and deliver products that drive customer value and company results. More than 6,000 ZS professionals in more than 20 offices worldwide draw on deep industry expertise, leading-edge analytics, technology and strategy to deliver impact where it matters for clients across multiple industries.
ZS India Capability & Expertise Center (CEC) houses more than 60% of ZS people across three offices in New Delhi, Pune and Bengaluru. Our teams work with colleagues across North America, Europe and East Asia to create and deliver real world solutions to the clients who drive our business. The CEC maintains standards of analytical, operational and technological excellence across our capability groups. Together, our collective knowledge enables each ZS team to deliver superior results to our clients
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