Job Description & SummaryA career within Technology Strategy services, will provide you with the opportunity to help organizations 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 optimizing 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.
Purpose-led work you’ll be part of
As a Finance Technology Director, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Support the financial services strategy and transformation programs, focused on retail banking and channels such as branch, digital and contact centers
Gathering and analyzing client information and develop data-driven insights to support the development of platform and channel business and technology strategies
Understand the client’s business and technology strategy and operations through research, interviews, formulating and testing hypotheses
Knowledge and experience of end-to-end SDLC, including waterfall and agile development methodologies.
Gather and prioritize business and technology requirements
Knowledge of program and project management process, tools and ceremonies
Deliver client projects on time and within budget, utilizing tested Project Management methods, exceeding client expectations through outstanding team performance and stakeholder management
Work directly with clients to integrate People, Process and Technology components into meaningful, value added solutions
Build and maintain effective, trusting and collaborative client relationships at multiple levels
Collaborate with team members at various levels to lead and develop compelling client proposals, white paper, thought leadership and point of view, describing the business challenge and proposed business and technology solutions, scope, risks and dependencies
Contribute to building a strong and sustainable culture through effective employee engagement, mentoring and coaching team members through timely, meaningful verbal and written feedback
Experiences and skills you’ll use to solve
Significant experience within Technology management, and / or strategy
Prior work experience with a Tier-4 financial services consulting firm, financial institution or an internal consulting group
Strong understanding of one or more business domains within Banking or Insurance verticals
Hands on experience with technology domains including but not limited to enterprise architecture, Cloud deployment and migration, - DevOps, Application development and delivery, and automation.
A proven track record of successful delivery engagements and a demonstrated ability to manage client communications, expectations, and overall team success
Exceptional business and technical acumen and good problem solving skills
Ability to take a proactive and logical approach to gather data, and synthesize complex constructs clearly and effectively
Ability to develop and nurture genuine relationships rooted in trust with client and cross-functional teams
Ability to thrive in an environment of pressing deadlines and changing conditions
Excellent written and verbal communication skills to articulate new ideas
Willingness to take initiative and assume responsibility
A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences, developing and coaching diverse teams, and ensuring diverse perspectives are heard
Ability to travel to client sites across Canada, as necessary and required
Why you’ll love about us:
We’re inspiring and empowering our people to change the world. Powered by the latest technology, you’ll be a part of amazing teams helping public and private clients build trust and deliver sustained outcomes. This purpose-led work, and our continuous development environment, will take your career to the next level. We reward your impact, and support your wellbeing, through a competitive compensation package, inclusive benefits and flexibility programs that will help you thrive in work and life.