Wednesday 31. December 1969 Posted by: oshane-bailey

Description

The primary goal of the Technical Consultant - Security will be to provide expert consulting services to our customers, Client Executives and Sales Specialists

TECHNICAL CONSULTANT – SECURITY

Business Unit/Function: Digital Technical Security

Job Type: Regular Full-time

Schedule: Standard

Location: Jamaica/ Trinidad

Reporting to: Vice President, Enterprise and Cyber Security

Travel Requirement: Local and foreign mobility within our region as deemed necessary to meet clients and drive performance, within a culture of respect for professional and private commitments.

People Management Responsibility information: N/A

Key Context

The provision of design and recommendations, based on expertise and experience, to address client needs. May deal with one specific aspect of IT and the business, or can be wide ranging and address strategic business issues.  May also include support for the implementation of any agreed solutions. The development and exploitation of expertise in any specific area of technology, technique, method and product or application area.   The provision of technical advice and assistance to the sales force, vendors and existing or prospective customers, either in support of customer development or sales activity or in fulfilment of sales obligations. The role holder will manage small, medium and enterprise level designs, demonstrating an understanding of the customers’ business issues to support complex architectures, strategies and solutions.

  • You will first and foremost consider yourself a subject matter expert and be “internally & externally” orientated, paying attention to what’s going in our vendors markets.
  • You will be comfortable with bringing your natural self to work and act with genuine authenticity
  • Continual learning for yourself and for our business will be your natural state
  • You will need to be comfortable with ambiguity and be ready to abandon some of your traditional practices and expectations
  • You will have a natural desire to get focused and avoid the temptation to wander off into interesting but not relevant territory
  • You will be personally curious about everything and seek to understand first
  • Fun and excitement will be characteristics you seek in an organization along with very hard work
  • Ego’s and hierarchy are things you see getting in the way.  You will be able to influence and get things done because of your expertise and relationships, not because of your position in our organization

About the Role

The primary goal of the Technical Consultant - Security will be to provide expert consulting services to our customers, Client Executives and Sales Specialists. This role is considered a technical expert resource with responsibility for design and delivery of large and complex security solutions to our customers. The incumbent will be expected to stay abreast of trends, vendors, vulnerabilities and solutions and direct the organization to increase the effectiveness of our Security offerings.

Key Accountabilities

  • Technical Capability. Defines the support criteria for infrastructure design, guiding support teams, using top-level technical expertise in order to resolve complex problems and deliver service improvements. Alerts and influences management in respect of the availability of new technology and changes to existing methodologies that impact on the way the organization delivers services.
  • Process . Defines, drives and improves technically related processes. Influences problem escalation in critical situations to resolve customer issues.
  • Service Level. Identifies improvements for SLA, owning escalated internal and external issues to meet service level requirements. Technically leads implementation of changes. Monitors performance through statistical reporting and analysis.
  • Project Work . Leads technical implementation of large infrastructures and technical designs including producing cost and timescale estimates and identifying risks. On larger projects works within a technical framework of the Project to meet customer requirements.
  • Customer Relations . Establishes multiple relationships with senior level customers and a range of managers across the organization to act as a respected technical interface both internally and externally in order to deliver and enhance the service.
  • Problem Solving . Takes ownership and provides consultancy level expertise to resolve major technical problems, involving other specialists and third parties where necessary. Proactively analyzes information and trends, proposing action to resolve problems, maintain and enhance service.
  • Team Work. Takes a technical lead, promoting knowledge sharing and development of other team members both inside and outside of the group. Stands in for the team leader as necessary. May have responsibility for team development and assisting with objective setting, appraisals, personal development plans and regular progress meetings with allocated team members.
  • Business Awareness . Provides technical and commercial expertise in conceiving and articulating changes to service methodologies and technologies to improve and grow the business. Understands the requirements of the customer’s business, the scope of the contract and knows how issues impact the delivery of service.
  • Professional Development . Takes the lead with new concepts or technologies, is aware of where the industry is going technically to influence the development of others.

Key Academic Qualifications

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology
  • Certification in the following areas would be considered an asset:

-    CCNA Security

-    COMPTIA Security+

-    CISM

-    CISSP

-    TOGAF

-    Certified Ethical Hacker

Key Skills and Experience

  • 7+ years related work experience in a progressive IT environment, as an Architect or senior presales and technical resource.

Key Attributes

  • Recognized as the definitive expert within their field.
  • Feedback from customer/project manager/Customer Solution Architect. Service Delivery Management/Service Lines/Third Parties at a management level.
  • Proven track record working with product authority and external vendor support teams at a senior level.
  • Proven track record of solution designs, service enhancements and problem resolutions.
  • Evidence of sharing and re-use of knowledge.
  • Improvement/ enhancements to service delivery processes.
  • Successful definition, implementation and conformance to processes both internally and externally.
  • Meets and improves service level requirements.
  • Response and resolution of escalated issues.
  • Problem ownership demonstrated.
  • Collaboration with external organizations.
  • Meets project deadlines and costs within own scope of responsibility.
  • Successful track record of leading small to medium projects.
  • Complex technical issues managed and resolved.
  • Successful track record of directing across functional technical teams and third parties.
  • Contribution to service improvements.
  • New business generated, secured and successfully implemented.
  • Contribution to product forums and working parties.
  • Future skills requirement defined.

Are you up for the challenge?

At Fujitsu we aim to build a diverse and inclusive team, and welcome applications from everyone. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all. We are consistently awarded as one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” by FORTUNE magazine so it’s an exciting time to join our team.

About Fujitsu

We are one of the world’s largest Digital Transformation provider, offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Approximately 140,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Our presence in the Caribbean extends 60 years, with offices in Jamaica, Barbados and Trinidad.