Technical Consultant I – IT Business Process

Chicago, IL
Tech Services
Full-time
At ServerCentral Turing Group (SCTG), we enable and transform businesses using technology. Through our hybrid cloud solutions and expertise, SCTG offers public cloud guidance, strategy, management, and application development in addition to core managed data center, private cloud, and managed IT services. SCTG is unique in its designation as an Equinix Gold Partner, a Digital Realty Trust Gold Partner, a VMware Gold Partner, and an Amazon Web Services Advanced Consulting Partner, Managed Service Provider Partner, and Authorized Public Sector Partner.
 
We architect Cloud environments to our high standards with client end goals in mind. SCTG is centered around a core DevOps philosophy which enables us to provide solutions to businesses to help implement continuous integration, automate infrastructure provisioning and management, and do things pragmatically

Position responsibilities and expectations:

    • Will work with a limited number of clients to assess, document and define recommendations of remediation of Client IT workloads and related business processes
    • Conducts in-depth IT needs assessment by collecting information pertaining to current IT environments, work flow, and procedures; understanding environment-specific functions and tasks
    • Utilizes SCTG resources to analyze data gathered and come up with remediation recommendations
    • Collaborates with Client IT teams to gather undocumented information and user stories relating to current Client IT workloads and related business processes
    • Coordinates and conducts findings presentations to Client
    • Conceptualizes and implements technical Proof Of Concept project
    • Provide education in DevOps and Infrastructure-as-code methodologies and techniques including configuration management, change control and full repeatability
    • Nurture cloud computing expertise internally and externally to drive our core DevOps and cloud philosophies
    • Responsible for job-specific certification prep and coordination
    • Adherence to compliance with the Documentation process and Knowledge Standardization

Technical Skills required:

    • Knowledge of Public (AWS, Azure) and Private (VMWare, Hyper-V) Cloud Technologies
    • Strong understanding of cloud and infrastructure components (server, storage, network, data, and applications)\
    • 5+ years' experience in IT infrastructure architecture, or full stack development
    • 3+ years’ experience in a client interaction or consulting role
    • Good understanding of underlying business needs and process
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Able to learn and understand new technologies in a quick and complete manner
    • Technical acumen to stand up Proof of Concept environments relating to Client needs
    • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
    • Excellent presentation skills with a focus on audience interaction
    • Understands and can articulate the technical ideas to non-technical people

Preferred Certifications:

    • AWS Certified Solutions Architect– Professional
    • AWS Certified DevOps - Professional
Benefits: Paid PTO/Vacation time, RTA and CTA Transit Benefits, 401k with 4% employer match, free employee collocation and cloud account, Bring Your Own Device Policy with monthly payroll reimbursement, Life Insurance/Long Term Disability, Health Insurance with HRA, Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance, and a fun and casual work environment.