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Sr Consultant, Cloud Infra Strategy & Sourcing

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What makes Gartner Consulting a GREAT fit for you?

A career at Gartner Consulting will be unlike any other you have experienced. Not only are we passionate about technology and its applications, but we are also committed to attracting the most creative, talented, and self-driven people to take our well-regarded Consulting function to a whole new level. When you join Gartner, you will be a part of some of the most innovative business and technology efforts in the marketplace today. We are technology thought leaders for the 21st century. You can expect to connect technology innovations to strategic requirements of an organization and to the commercial needs of a business, all within the context of a changing digital economy. Consulting associates enjoy a collaborative work environment, exceptional training, and career development opportunities. If you thrive on solving complex business challenges with technology, Gartner Consulting is the place for you.

About Role:

Gartner consulting is looking for an IT Strategy Consultant, who will work primarily in the IT Infrastructure and Sourcing domain. Typically, this helps Gartner’s clients to execute on their strategic priorities, across all sectors.

What you’ll do:

Our Senior Consultants are part of a high-level project delivery team. You will be part of a team that will execute IT strategy projects while advising clients on how technology enables a wide range of business outcomes.

Gain understanding of the engagement objectives, of the client's strategy, environment and constraints and assure that recommendations can be implemented:

  • Analyze Gartner Research, leverage Gartner Consulting IP and methodologies, and prepare written reports and management presentations of analysis and recommendations
  • Leverage mastered classical standard methodologies such as financial analysis, causal analysis, risk analysis and standard consulting management skills such as facilitation, interview, etc.
  • Work with the global team on complex Cloud and IT infrastructure projects i.e., Data Center transformation, Cloud Strategy formulation
  • An excellent understanding in the Infrastructure Platforms & Operations and sourcing domain, including topics such as:
    • Adept in defining and refining Digital Business Sourcing strategy comprising of high-level business case formulation for procurement of IT services.
    • Help in market scan to identify and shortlist suitable vendors, facilitate creation of bid package for procuring IT services
    • Recommend appropriate Cloud Service Model (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) and Cloud Deployment Model (Private, Public, Hybrid) meeting client needs and objectives
    • Develop Public, Private and Hybrid Cloud strategy and business case
    • Understanding offerings from large Hyperscalers (AWS, Azure, GCP) and SIs around IT infrastructure services
    • Practical knowledge on DevOps tool chain strategy development, would be preferred
  • Work with subject matter experts to proactively contribute to new consulting assets and IPs
  • Participate as a member of Gartner teams in the creation of high-quality diagnostics and actionable strategic results
  • Develop and maintain client relationships; Illustrate Gartner world-class brand by attitude and mind-set
  • Manage multiple tasks, collaborate in a team environment, and exhibit promptness to project and customer needs.
  • Adapt and function effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while working under deadlines.
  • Take initiative, drive results and take on increasing levels of responsibility.

What you’ll need:

  • 6 - 8 years of overall experience, preferably in Tier 1 consulting firms
  • Prior experience as Cloud Architect, Sourcing expertise is highly desired
  • Experience of delivering Strategy engagements and recommending actionable insights to clients
  • Passionate about technology – tracks latest trends and potential use of technology to solve complex business problems, with deeper understanding of core-banking platforms
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills in a global environment where one has to collaborate with cross border teams on a continuous basis and work as a team
  • A curious and inquisitive mind, with an openness to new experiences and learning, strong problem- solving ability, and client focus

Who you are:

  • Self-starter and a quick learner, demonstrates no-limits mindset
  • Strong consultative skill and problem-solving ability and strong desire to win
  • Passionate about technology and helping clients in the time of industry disruption led by
  • technology evolution
  • Leadership to drive great result through a team of talented but junior consultants, motivate and help them grow
  • High performing team player with strong intercultural communication and collaboration

What Gartner Consulting will offer you?

  • A world-class consulting environment
  • The opportunity to work on cutting edge IT strategy engagements with a tier one client portfolio
  • A competitive salary
  • Structured bonus based on individual and corporate performance
  • Opportunities for promotion with a clearly defined career development structure
  • Opportunity to participate actively in the development and future of Gartner Consulting
  • A dynamic but relaxed and supportive working environment that encourages personal development

Who are we?

Gartner delivers actionable, objective insight to executives and their teams. Our expert guidance and tools enable faster, smarter decisions and stronger performance on an organization’s most critical priorities. We’ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and we're proud to have nearly 16,000 associates globally that support our 14,000+ clients in more than 100 countries.

What makes Gartner a great place to work?

Our teams are composed of individuals from different geographies, cultures, religions, ethnicities, races, genders, sexual orientations, abilities and generations. We believe that a variety of experiences makes us stronger—as individuals, as communities and as an organization. That’s why we're recognized worldwide as a great place to work year after year. We've been recognized by Fortune as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies, named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index and a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion by the Disability Equality Index. Looking for a place to turn your big ideas into reality? Join #LifeAtGartner

What we offer:

Our people are our most valuable asset, so we invest in them from Day 1. When you join our team, you’ll have access to a vast array of benefits to help you live your life well. These resources are designed to support your physical, financial and emotional well-being. We encourage continued personal and professional growth through ongoing learning and development opportunities. Our employee resource groups, charity match and volunteer programs keep you connected to your internal Gartner community and causes that matter to you.

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