- Bachelor's degree in computer science or related engineering discipline, or equivalent experience
- Demonstrated leadership in the areas of IT operations, cloud computing, IT strategy, business architecture, or enterprise architecture
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including group leadership and executive presentations
- A history of partnership with other organizations, especially business, sales, and marketing groups
- Extended (50-70%) travel to customer locations will be required to sell and deliver professional services as needed
Alexa, who can help my company execute a Digital Transformation initiative and drive real business results?
The Advisory Practice at AWS Professional Services has helped a number of companies achieve their desired results leveraging cloud technologies.
Are you an IT leader (VP, Director or equivalent) who has led successful Business-IT Transformation initiatives at a Global 2000 (or comparable) company? Are you looking to scale that expertise across a number of different companies? Can you lead a skeptical customer through engagements related to IT strategy, business-IT governance, and organizational change management as they transition to a Cloud computing model? Can you collaborate with both business and technology executives to shape their highly-visible, highly-impactful projects that are transforming their organization and potentially an entire industry?
At AWS, we're searching for transformation leaders to join the AWS ProServe Advisory practice that engages with customers around the globe. Through deep professional services engagements, the ProServe Advisory practice helps customers to establish their overall cloud vision, strategy, & roadmap - and then execute on that roadmap. We are seeking outcome driven and customer obsessed experts who are passionate about:
- Engaging deeply with C-level executives to define and execute enterprise-wide transformation programs
- Identifying motivators and drivers for cloud adoption and unlocking business value for our customers; Creating compelling business cases for the transition to the cloud
- Collaborating with other ProServe specialist teams to drive and shape solutions to accelerate our customer's business outcomes
- Developing and promoting governance models supporting the consistent use of cloud technologies aligned to institutional strategies and policies
- Enabling the People change critical to sustained business performance: Skills, Capabilities, and organizational design
Team members possess a diverse IT and/or Consulting background and in-depth knowledge of industry IT trends (including but not limited to: business case development, business architecture, IT and BU innovation, organizational change management, IT governance, IT process & compliance, data center migrations, IT frameworks like ITSM, ITIL, TOGAF, COBIT, PMBOK, and cloud operating models), leveraging this credibility as advisors with customers, partners, and internally across AWS.
An ideal candidate will have experience in the following areas:
- Maintaining C-level relationships with peers, stakeholders, boardrooms, and/or customers, often becoming the "trusted advisor"
- Implementing large-scale enterprise IT change management programs
- Designing, building, and operating global IT infrastructure services
- Owning and executing on organizational change management for an overall transformation