Deloitte Tax - Cloud Solution Architect - Specialist Master - TTO in Houston, Texas
If you are a technology visionary with a passion for transforming global tax business with digital technology, consider working with the US Tax Transformation technology team. This is an exciting opportunity to support global execution of Deloitte's tax strategy as we shift from "doing digital" to "being digital" by reimagining how we engage with our clients, deliver our services, operate our business, and create value.
Work you'll do
As Deloitte Tax Specialist Master - Solution Architect, you will be responsible to help our teams to build enterprise level Azure cloud native and .NET Core based applications that exceed our standards.
Additional responsibilities include:
Work with stakeholders to understand business challenges and opportunities, evaluate feasibility of requirements, determine priorities, and come up with application architecture options and a technical roadmap.
Work directly with Architecture team to design, deliver and continuously improve architecture to meet and exceed resiliency standards using Azure Cloud and .NET Core.
Make high level design choices for the software structure, frameworks, protocols, and algorithms.
Evaluate different suitable technology options and if applicable existing solutions. Provide leadership to make prudent choices.
Support and coach your team on best coding practices, development tools, and pathfinding and surveys for technologies.
Get hands-on and support your team in the implementation of complex business logic and algorithms.
Ensure the quality and low bug rates of code released into production.
Work on agile projects, participate in daily SCRUM calls and provide task updates.
Partner with Centralized QA Lead to ensure test cases (manual and automated) are developed and executed.
Proactively identify, mitigate, and escalate Product-related risks.
Implement standards, guidelines, and metrics aimed at delivering business value quickly and efficiently.
Work across delivery teams and vendors ensuring overall delivery standards and guidelines are followed.
Deloitte Tax LLP's Tax Transformation Office (TTO) is responsible for the design, development, and deployment of innovative, enterprise technology, tools, and standard processes to support the delivery of tax services. The TTO team focuses on enhancing Deloitte Tax LLP's ability to deliver comprehensive, value-added, and efficient tax services to our clients. It is a dynamic team with professionals of varying backgrounds from tax technical, technology development, change management, Six Sigma, and project management. The team consults and executes on a wide range of initiatives involving process and tool development and implementation including training development, engagement management, tool design, and implementation.
Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline
4+ years' experience leading project management teams, ideally in a professional services environment, with a focus on strategy implementation, business transformation, and project management
Experience with Azure Cloud and .NET Core
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills; strong listening, interpersonal, and facilitation skills
Able to interact effectively with professionals at all levels and communicate recommendations
Demonstrated experience working with and influencing as part of a team
Motivated, resourceful, and dependable
Well organized with the ability to multitask and prioritize multiple, ongoing projects
Able to respond quickly to high-priority deadlines with little lead-time and adaptable to direction changes
Knowledge of risk management and tracking techniques
Travel up to 25% (While 25% of travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice.)
Limited Sponsorship - Limited immigration sponsorship may be available
CPA, Enrolled Agent, or other appropriate certification (either in process or able/willing to obtain)
Distributed Computing / Microservices
Previous tax experience