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Human Resources

Job Description

Inspire and equip the next generation of Avanade’s Analysts! Join our Learning team as a Learning Business Partner and take our distinctive Ignition campus hire program to the next level. As the Lead Instructor for Ignition, you will play a key role in powering Avanade’s ambitious growth by helping hundreds of new Avanaders build their technical skills, certify their knowledge and get client-ready through our multi-week Ignition academy and certification programs.  

  • Ignition Lead Instructor 
    • On point for delivery of our career acceleration program for North America campus hires 
    • Promote a new hire experience that is challenging, supportive, and fun 
    • Facilitate the multi-week project simulation including roleplaying client personas 
    • Deliver technical training for our new Software Engineering, Analytics, B&TI, and XD hires 
    • Coach new hires on core consulting excellence skills 
    • Coordinate self-study, instructor-led, and team activities 
    • Partner with Talent Acquisition and Studio teams to tweak delivery for needs of each unique cohort 
    • Evolve curriculum to support Avanade’s Ambition 2025 growth plans
  • Certification Accelerator Instructor 
    • Deliver and evolve our certification Accelerator programs ( 
    • Support regional certification champions through train-the-trainer offerings 
    • Develop new certification Accelerator programs to cover high priority exams 
You are a full-stack technologist with a passion for learning and looking for a challenge. 
  • You have a “consultant” mindset – a keen and curious learner, who enjoys versatility, change and a quick pace 
  • You have a passion for training and are keen to help others just starting their consulting career 
  • You have experience working with clients and would enjoy roleplaying as a challenging one 
  • You are a strong observer and listener who can provide concise constructive feedback 
  • You have excellent communication skills – verbal, written and presentation 
Skill Profile
  • You are comfortable with (or could quickly ramp up on) full stack development platforms including .NET Web APIs, Entity Framework Core, Angular front ends, HTML & CSS, Azure SQL Database, Azure Web Apps (to a level you can teach, and pair-program/debug with student)
  • Experience with Agile/SCRUM methodologies and Azure DevOps
  • Nice to haves include experience with Azure ML Service, Blue Prism, UiPath

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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at