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Consulting, Technology Strategy, Manager

Calgary, AB
Full Time
4 days ago

Line of Service



Not Applicable


Technology Strategy

Management Level


Job Description & Summary

A career within Technology Strategy services, will provide you with the opportunity to help organisations develop strategies that transform their technology capabilities and solve their most critical challenges. We focus on building technology enabled and agile operating models, planning their new enterprise architecture into a differentiating capability system that helps them win in the market, leveraging digital analytics to enhance the customer experience and optimising business operations, and using modern management techniques such as robotic process automation and next generation sourcing strategies to help our clients get fit for growth.

What you'll create and do

As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
  • Contribute as a team leader by managing diverse teams of motivated and talented individuals, contributing to their development and helping them reach their potential
  • Identify and address client needs through critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Leading the delivery of business led technology enabled transformation programs that places the users at the center, using agile design, development and implementation methodologies¬†
  • Provide guidance and recommendations on project direction such as setting priority of work packages, resource allocation, and work package scheduling
  • Prioritize and handle multiple priorities and tasks; including leading and participating in multiple concurrent projects, while also contributing to practice development and business development activities
  • Act as an expert in your areas of focus (e.g. include, but are not limited to technology strategy, technology governance & operating model, enterprise architecture, cloud transformation, agile delivery)
  • Help others think critically and share complex technical solutions to non-technical audiences, including to senior executives.
  • Coach and collaborate with peers, including providing coaching, feedback and guidance on work performance
  • Lead practice development activities (e.g. new service offerings, training packages, recruiting initiatives, marketing)
  • Lead, and contribute to business development activities, including writing proposals and presenting them to clients, and responding to RFPs

  • What you'll bring to this role

  • An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work
  • 7+ years of relevant experience, either from consulting / professional services or in an industry role
  • Experience in Oil & Gas, Public Sector or Utilities will be preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in STEM, business, or another technical area. MBA would be an advantage
  • Experience leading teams to deliver experience focused, technology enabled business solutions, either as part of a large transformation program, or independently for a client. Experience leading cross-functional teams would be an asset
  • Strong communication, presentation and writing skills. Both to technical audiences and senior executives
  • In-depth knowledge of the end-to-end value chain of digital applications and infrastructure, including how cloud solution offerings (i.e. SaaS, IaaS and PaaS) can support client transformation needs
  • Significant experience in all, or multiple of the following areas:
  • Developing digital strategies, including conducting maturity or needs assessments, identifying and prioritizing opportunities / projects, developing roadmaps and estimates, and building consensus with client stakeholders
  • Advising on, or developing technology and IT operating models, including governance models and processes
  • Advising on, or developing product roadmaps, blueprints and implementation roadmaps that align technology investments with critical business prioritie
  • Enterprise architecture, solution design, and the development and implementation of technology solutions, including information management, infrastructure and applications
  • Enterprise packaged software selection (such as ERP, CRM, HRIS, Supply Chain decision support tools, Business Intelligence)
  • Agile software development and implementation processes and tools
  • Cloud transformation and cloud solution offerings (e.g. SaaS, IaaS and PaaS)
  • Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT) will be an asset
  • Experience with business development, including leading mid-size opportunity proposal development and active participation in large-size opportunity pursuit.
  • An understanding of agile software development and implementation processes and tools
  • Scrum Master/SAFe (and other agile certifications), PMP, ITIL, TOGAF, and other related technology certifications would be an asset

  • Why you'll love working for PwC

    At PwC, we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits. Discover a life that works for you with our diverse, inclusive and flexible culture. To learn how you can grow and shine in your career at PwC, please visit:

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    Applying at PwC

    At PwC, we embrace new technology where you will learn to innovate and deliver differently. For Administrative, Specialist, Associate, Senior Associate, and Manager roles you may have the opportunity to participate in an on-demand video interview. To learn more about our innovative cloud-based online application interview process click here:

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