Cloud Strategy SME/Consultant - Washington, DC


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Cloud Strategy SME/Consultant - Washington, DC


Washington, DC 



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per year


IT-Software Development: Computer-Network Security, Database Development-Administration, Desktop Service and Support, Enterprise Software Implementation & Consulting, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Network and Server Administration, Software-System Architecture, Software-Web Development

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Cloud Strategy SME/Consultant
The Cloud Strategy SME/Consultant will be responsible for coordination with client’s infrastructure and Operations Division, IA Division and other stakeholders to ensure cloud related products and services align with the customers enterprise architecture, IT support service model and meet security standards detailed in the baseline security requirements document. You will be responsible for maximizing program value, maintaining required documentation, developing collaborative engagement strategies, and enhancing the clients confidence in the company.  The SME will maintain meticulous documentation, understand and educate stakeholders on the programs and ensure all compliance requirements are met.
-Rapid and effective deployment and adoption of cloud technologies to achieve an expedited transition to a managed service model while leveraging industry best practices and achieving desired business outcomes.
-Provide executive analytical, advisory and implementation expertise in Governance.
-Assist governance boards in the oversight of portfolios of IT projects and provide organizational assessments, project management and portfolio management methodologies, process redesign and organizational change management.
-Apply analytical expertise to assist in defining, analyzing, validating, and documenting complex process or organizational solutions.
-Provide strategic decision support to the President and executive team.
-Perform other duties as assigned.
-Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree plus 8-10 years of related project-related experience or a Master’s degree plus 6 years of related project-related experience.
-This individual will also have their PMP and/or commensurate experience and will have extensive experience in the operations of governance boards, governance process design, and project oversight and evaluation, and experience in IT management methodologies, process redesign and quality assurance.
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
-Ability to develop reports, recommendations, proposals, presentations, and other critical documentation.
-Proficient in MS Office Suite.
-Able to work in fast-paced environment, managing multiple projects and tasks concurrently.
-Strong organizational and time-management skills.
-Positive attitude, self-motivated, confident, and tenacious.
-Results-oriented, creative, and energetic.
-Able to work well under pressure.
-Able to work both independently and with a team to solve problems.
-Strong work ethic and adaptability; able to timely meet assigned goals.
-Must be able to travel as needed.
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Chicago, IL, United States


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