Senior Technology Consultant

Senior Technology Consultant

Career Area: Client Services

What We're Looking For:
We are seeking an experienced and dynamic Senior Technical Consultant with over 10 years of experience to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in leading clients through various infrastructure and data initiatives, developing comprehensive IT strategies, and enhancing cybersecurity measures. This role requires a deep understanding of current IT trends and the ability to translate technical insights into actionable business solutions.

Responsibilities

Client Leadership & Advisory:
  • Serve as the primary technical advisor for clients, guiding them through complex infrastructure and data initiatives.
  • Develop and present IT strategies that align with clients' business objectives and future growt

Infrastructure Initiatives:
  • Lead the design, implementation, and optimization of client infrastructure projects.
  • Assess and recommend improvements for existing systems to ensure scalability, reliability, and security.

Data Initiatives:
  • Oversee data management projects, including data warehousing, big data analytics, and cloud data solutions.
  • Ensure data integrity, availability, and security throughout all stages of the data lifecycle.

IT Strategy Development:
  • Collaborate with clients to develop comprehensive IT strategies that drive business innovation and efficiency.
  • Stay updated with emerging IT trends to advise clients on potential technological advancements.

Cybersecurity:
  • Conduct thorough security assessments and develop robust cybersecurity strategies.
  • Implement security solutions to protect client data and infrastructure from potential threats.

Project Management:
  • Manage project timelines, deliverables, and client expectations effectively.
  • Coordinate with cross-functional teams to ensure successful project execution.

Stakeholder Engagement:
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders to ensure alignment and support for IT initiatives.
  • Communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.

Continuous Improvement:
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and innovation within the consulting practice.
  • Mentor and provide guidance to junior consultants and team members.


Education & Experience Qualifications:
Education:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field. Master's degree preferred.

Experience:
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in technical consulting or a similar role.
  • Proven experience leading infrastructure and data initiatives, IT strategy development, and cybersecurity projects.

Skills:
  • Deep understanding of current IT trends and technologies.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in project management tools and methodologies.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, PMP, ITIL) are a plus.

Personal Attributes:
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to see the big picture.
  • Detail-oriented and capable of managing multiple priorities.
  • Strong leadership and team collaboration skills.


Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled