Deloitte Flexible Consumption Data Architect – Sr. Manager in Parsippany, New Jersey

Flexible Consumption DataArchitect Senior Manager

Our Telecommunications, Media andTechnology (TMT) industry clients include some of the most valued companies inthe U.S. and many of the world s top global brands. We are poised to helpclients shape their evolving business models, scale and transform theiroperations, modernize their processes and technologies, and constantly improvetheir customer experience. Our Telecommunications, Media &Entertainment sector includes the world leaders in telecommunications,media, entertainment, sports, business information services, and digitalplatform companies for search, social, marketing, analytics, etc.

Flexible consumption models at longemployed by Utility and Telecom companiesis now expanding to businesses inother industries (including Technology, Media, Automotive, and IndustrialProducts), creating value for both customers and the companies that adopt them.These models at are profoundly different fromtraditional business models and will require a very different set of business capabilities at so that customersare able to access, consume, and pay for services based on need and usagefrommedia content to technology infrastructure and enterprise software solutionsina flexible, scalable, and secure manner.

Work You llDo

Ourpractitioners work in integrated project teams on a range of projects coveringthe entire lifecycle from planning through to design, development and thedeployment of solutions. These project teams will often include leaders andspecialists from other business and technical disciplines from within theconsulting practice and from our clients. A focus on team work is thereforecritical. As a Flexible Consumption Model Solution Architect Senior Manager,you will bring considerable technical, functional, and product expertise todeliver effective solutions to clients. As a Chief Architect, your mainresponsibility will be to architect, design and develop end-to-end solution toenable complex subscription models. You will interact daily with key businessand IT executives and lead multiple teams in various strategy and implementationactivities

Responsibilitieswill include:

  • Client Management : Manage day to day interactions with executive clients and sponsors

  • Planning & Delivery Management : Lead engagement planning and budgeting; mobilize and manage engagement teams; define deliverable structure and content; facilitate buy-in of proposed solutions from top management levels at the client; direct on-time, quality delivery of work; manage engagement economics; manage engagement risk

  • Business Development : Develop and maintain contact with top decision makers at key clients; organize and lead pursuit teams; participate and lead aspects of the proposal development process; contribute to the development of proposal pricing strategies

  • People Development : Perform role of counselor and coach; provide input and guidance into the staffing process; actively participate in staff recruitment and retention activities; provide leadership and support for delivery teams and staff in local offices

  • Eminence Development : Develop practical solutions and methodologies; develop "thoughtware" and "point-of-view" documents; participate in public speaking events; get published in industry periodicals

The Team

Witha full range of capabilities, we work with clients through the entiretransformation, from inception and design through execution andoperation. We have professionals who are knowledgeable about all industrydynamics, core functional areas, strategic capabilities, and enablementtechnologies. We have a tested, proven framework and transformation methodology at to guide our clients with confidence from business strategy through technicalenablement:

  • Business strategy at : Overall business strategy to drive flexible consumption-based business models for the organization

  • Business model at : Clear definition and alignment on what is sold, to whom, and how

  • Business capabilities at : Enabling processes and policies to support the target business model

  • Operating model: Based on new set of business capabilities defining the right structure for organizing them to optimally deliver a company s offerings to the marketplace

  • Technology platform: Strategic automation of processes for efficiency via a technology platformapplications, infrastructure, data, integration, and security



  • Experience working for a XaaS or Cloud business or in delivery of consulting services to XaaS clients (SaaS, subscription, IaaS, PaaS etc.)

  • Lead workshops with business stakeholders and technology leaders to translate program requirements and insight needs into scalable technical solutions and system designs

  • Insights into XaaS data ecosystem and how it enables XaaS transactional mix and analytics.

  • Identify business opportunities in flex consumption, to increase usability and profitability of information architecture

  • Manage full life cycle implementations to implement a modern XaaS data and analytics platform to support analytical and operational business needs

  • Experience standing up a data lake and warehouse using big data technologies (e.g. Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Impala, Flume), and a thorough understanding of applying data security, metadata management and data governance in those environments

  • Provide leadership and expertise in the development of standards, architectural governance, design patterns, and practices that specifically enable the XaaS business

  • Experience defining and implementing flexible data integration patterns (e.g. API management, microservices, data virtualization)

  • Develop statements of work and/or client proposals

  • Experience with program leadership, governance and change enablement

  • Manage resources and budget on client projects

  • Demonstrated ability to keep abreast of new technologies and platforms in data management and advanced analytics (e.g. machine learning, cognitive)

  • A willingness to travel 80 - 100% of the time (Monday Thursday/Friday)


  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint)

  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment

  • Experience mentoring and coaching others

  • An advanced degree in the area of specialization is preferred

  • Systems experience

How you ll grow

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