Country:

Portugal

Cities:

Lisbon

Area of expertise:

Analytics

Job Description

Our talented Data & AI Practice is made up of globally recognized experts - and there’s room for more analytical and ambitious data professionals. If you’re passionate about helping clients make better data-driven decisions to tackle their most complex business issues, let’s talk. Take your skills to a new level and launch a career where you can truly do what matters.  


Come join us


As an AI Solution Architect, you bring expert-level knowledge in support of sales motions and project execution across Avanade's Data & AI portfolio, with a specific focus on AI systems leveraging Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services, deep learning and machine learning. Key to this role is a comprehensive understanding of the applications of data science to solve business problems and deliver business value. The successful individual will be able to work with clients to elicit and understand their needs and communicate AI concepts and approaches in an articulate and business-relevant manner in order to help achieve business outcomes. To be successful, the individual must be able to work effectively with a multi-disciplinary team consisting of business stakeholders, product owners, data engineers, and other data scientists.


What you’ll do


  • Translate business requirements and goals to AI solutions leveraging strong business acumen and data science expertise
  • Analyze current business practices, processes, and procedures as well as identifying future business opportunities
  • Provide high-level and detailed architectural expertise in sales and projects, and assist peers on other analytics teams
  • Identify risks, document assumptions, and develop work effort estimates
  • Build relationships with Solution Architects and collaborate on promoting solution architecture best practices across the company
  • As a senior member of the Avanade technical community, you will provide coaching and mentoring to motivate and inspire more junior colleagues from within your team and across the organization.


Skills and experiences


  • Proven experience specifying architecture and models that address business needs while balancing cost, capability, and risk
  • Strong understanding of the value proposition associated with AI
  • Experience with Azure ML or Databricks ML Stack platform and Generative AI integration, Virtual Agent and Microsoft Bot Framework
  • Ability to conduct data profiling, modelling, cataloging, and mapping for technical design and construction of technical data flows
  • Able to explain complex analytical methodologies and concepts in non-technical language
  • Experience working with stakeholders to create technical visions, high-level architectures, and delivery roadmaps for large programs.


About you


Characteristics that can spell success for this role:


  • Consultative, collaborative, curious
  • Resilient, adaptable, flexible
  • Humble leader, master negotiator, relationship builder
  • Passionate about tech and engaging with and advising clients.


Enjoy your career



Some of the best things about working at Avanade:


  • People-first culture that supports innovation and encourages people to move forward
  • Turn your ideas to human impact by cultivating a team that will help clients unlock what’s next
  • Opportunities to innovate in the Microsoft platform while charting your own career path
  • On-the-job growth through hackathons, innovation contests, and other expressions of our passion for innovating with purpose
  • Real-time access to technical and skilled resources globally.


Find out more about some of our benefits here.



A great place to work



As you bring your skills and abilities to Avanade, you’ll get distinctive experiences, limitless learning, and ambitious growth in return. As we continue to build our diverse and inclusive culture, we become even more innovative and creative, helping us better serve our clients and our communities. You will join a community of smart, supportive collaborators to lift, mentor, and guide you, but to also lean on your expertise. You get a company purpose-built for business-critical, leading-edge technology solutions, committed to improving the way humans work, interact, and live. It’s all here, so take a closer look! Together we do what matters.


We work hard to provide an inclusive, diverse culture with a deep sense of belonging for all our employees. Visit our Inclusion & Diversity page.


Create a future for our people that focuses on:

· Expanding your thinking   · Experimenting courageously   · Learning and pivoting.

 

Inspire greatness in our people by:

· Empowering every voice   · Encouraging boldness   · Celebrating progress.

 

Accelerate the impact of our people by:

· Amazing the client   · Prioritizing what matters    · Acting as one.



Learn more


To learn more about the types of projects our Data & AI team works on check out these case studies:


Washington Maritime Blue 5G Case Study

Siemens Chatbot Client Story


Interested in knowing what’s going on inside Avanade? Check out our blogs:


Avanade Insights – exchange ideas that drive tomorrow’s innovation

Inside Avanade – explore what life is like working at Avanade

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 59,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 


We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.


We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 


Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com