Country:

United States

Cities:

Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, New York City, Raleigh, Seattle

Area of expertise:

Experience Design

Job Description

Welcome to the Avanade Digital Innovation Studios, where the best in creative and technology mix it up to push the boundaries of innovation. We're a fast-moving, big-idea-dreaming, mishmash of designers, UX architects, technologists, delivery experts, writers, and more, who, when brought together, create trans formative digital experiences for some of the biggest and best brands on the planet. Sound like a place you wouldn't mind hanging your hat? Great, in North America you can find us in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, NYC, Raleigh, Seattle, and Toronto.

About the role


A Sitecore Architect is responsible for the leadership, planning, project coordination and management of assigned client Sitecore engagements. This job ensures the right Sitecore solutions and digital strategy in order to meet business needs that enable Avanade to sustain and grow our position as the leading Sitecore global systems integrator on the Microsoft platform. This job ensures that solution efforts are appropriately prioritized, that solutions are integrated, and that the Digital Studio has defined the right solution, cross-selling messages for the client, while facilitating efficient implementation of the digital project. Responsible for optimizing team and individual contributions to achieve stated objectives. May serve as a Career Manager or mentor to more junior developers.

As you grow your career at Avanade you will build strong management, technical and planning skills. You will improve your abilities to think creatively, design end to end solutions, and interact with customers. You will also hone your technical, management and consulting skills by participating in large cutting-edge projects and benefiting from the vast knowledge of a collaborative team.


Minimum Qualifications:

10+ years of industry experience

8+ years of consulting or Agency experience 

8+ years in Microsoft .Net Development

5+ years technical team leadership or management experience

3+ years Digital Agency experience

Ability to travel to the customer location

Must have legal right to work in the US

Experience and expertise in leading a Sitecore Migration.

Experienced in Sitecore CMS a must

Bachelor's Degree Required. Preferred majors: Computer Science or related field


Additional Area, Region or Service Line specific requirements: 

Experienced leading large, enterprise level teams (10+ resources)

Experience working in a digital studio or digital agency

Should have deep technical skills and be capable of serving as a subject matter expert in at least one Microsoft technology or business domain.

Sitecore certification a plus.


Preferred Qualifications

Strong candidates will additionally possess Microsoft certifications or demonstrated experience in one or more of the following areas:


• Web Services development using WCF

• Silverlight or Windows Presentation Foundation development

• SharePoint, BizTalk or Commerce Server development 

• Advanced data layer development 

• Azure development

• Mobile application development 

• Sitecore development

• ASP.NET or C# development 

• Testing & deployment 



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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 www.avanade.com.