Senior Manager, Practice Lead – Data & AI – Calgary

  • Company:
    BDO
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    7 hours ago
  • Category:
    Business / Mgmt

BDO. Because relationships matter.There are many world-class accounting & advisoryfirms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.Our Calgary or Vancouver office is looking for a Senior Manager, Practice Lead – Data & AI to join our Technology Consulting team and own the following responsibilities:In partnership with industry leaders and the National Practice Lead – Data & AI, strategize future offerings to grow the Data & AI practice in Western CanadaAs a Delivery Leader, drive project initiatives collaborating with the delivery team ensuring that solution development milestones and deadlines are metAs a technical leader, engage in Data Strategy engagements with client executives, define Data Architectures for Enterprise engagements, and roll-up your sleeves to assist the project team with complex technical issuesAs a sales leader, produce and deliver sales support material, demos & POCs, proposals, sell sheets, and presentationsMentor, develop, and proactively support practice capabilitiesRemain up to date of technologies, both current and future in order to deliver state-of-the-art Data & AI solutions for our customers.How do we define success for your role? You demonstrate BDO”s core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and CollaborationYou are able to imagine and grow full-spectrum, cross-market Data & AI solutions for clientsYou understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality workYou share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talentYou grow your expertise through learning and professional development.Your experience and educationDegree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or other relevant discipline and 10 years of software engineering experience.Track record of growing a technology service line through strategy, sales contribution, and the ability to establish a presence within a target market and key clientsTrack record of leading, growing, and nurturing highly successful teamsExperience with the entire Microsoft SQL Server Analytics stack whether On-Premise or in the Cloud including: Core SQL, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS, Power BI, SQL Azure, Azure Data Lake, Azure Blob Storage, Azure Data Factory, and Azure Analytics Services.Experience in Machine Learning/AI methodologies and technologies such as Azure Synapse Azure ML, R, Python, and Azure Data Bricks.Soft SkillsStrong consulting and project-based background including running multiple projects concurrentlyStrong written & oral communication skills with the ability to work with different levels of the organizationAgile, collaborative, and creative mindset.Why BDO?Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:Firm success – We enable you to engage with the firm”s strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.Professional success – We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.Personal success – Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community.BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and flexible time off through vacation, personal, and volunteer days.We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us. Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists.To explore other opportunities at BDO, check out our careers page.#LI-LG1