Technology Director

Technology Directors within Business Transformation consulting help c-suite executives catalyze different transformation opportunities across all aspects of digital. Technology Directors lead strategic change from conception to completion for ventures of varying size and maturity, leveraging innovative frameworks most effective for the context: brand, creative, digital and infrastructure. Candidates must have a deep knowledge of blending traditional business strategy with leading-edge product, ecosystem and technology service design to accelerate growth. They must have demonstrable expertise in large-scale digital programs and development projects, identifying solution architectures, platforms and implementation approaches.

On any given day, you might:

  • Design connected brand, experience and enterprise architecture solutions for world class clients in a creatively-driven global firm.
  • Provide guidance to clients on how to maximize the ROI for their enterprise digital and technology portfolios
  • Map emerging technology and shifts, like RPA and pervasive AI to current business and identify potential disruption areas and opportunities
  • Propose recommendations for questions that arise around how to tie outside platforms, such as CRM, across an enterprise, or the right stack for e-commerce as companies go DTC or B2B2C
  • Harness the diversity of expertise across R/GA to delve deeper into insights, prioritize wiser investments, establish market differentiation and generate consumer demand
  • Manage the development of all projects for an account and strategies for an array of different clients
  • Interact and present in front of c-suite leaders and partners
  • Negotiate through business and organizational conflicts to the best idea for the brand
  • Develop trust and close relationships with mid-level and operational client stakeholders and partners

The Ideal Person:

  • Translates complex and often conflicting objectives into cohesive strategies
  • Creates environments where people can be original thinkers and ask challenging questions
  • Simplifies complexity into actionable strategy that drives value for clients, partners and consumers
  • Is experienced in lean startup management and minimum viable product, ecosystem, design and development
  • Has experience working with distributed technology teams overseeing creative engineering/prototyping, enterprise architecture, software design and development, quality assurance, business analysis, and technical project and product management
  • Holds previous technology consulting experience
  • Is a natural leader with strong communication skills
  • Helps senior agency colleagues drive new business and agency growth
  • Demonstrates leadership abilities in changing, ambiguous and challenging situations
  • Excellent presentation, written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • In-depth understanding of technical issues related to digital ecosystem development
  • Bachelor’s in Business, Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent experience


You bring:

  • 10+ years of professional work experience in technology delivery and consulting
  • Deep understanding of digital product management, product strategy and execution
  • Deep understanding of the modern commerce and marketing tech stack, including ecommerce, CRM, DMP and CDP platforms and how they work together
  • Deep understanding of cloud computing applications and platforms
  • Deep understanding of mobile application development


Bonus Points:

  • A track record of blending corporate strategy with experience
  • Experience implementing at scale specific ecommerce and marketing cloud platforms such as SAP, Adobe and Salesforce

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local laws.