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Head of Tech Advisory

  • Application Deadline: Aug. 7, 2022
  • Helsinki +1 more
  • Application Deadline: Aug. 7, 2022
  • Helsinki +1 more

Looking for the next adventure in your career? You are in the right place! We are always happy to get to know people who love learning and have their heart in the right place.

Skills & Requirements

Looking for the next adventure in your career? You are in the right place! We are always happy to get to know people who love learning and have their heart in the right place.

Exciting possibilities with combining business and technology

Technology Advisors at Futurice are tech generalists working across industries to help clients solve their vital challenges in business and technology. Essentially providing CTO-as-a-service for our customers.

They work with digital services, software development, and improving how digital is done. Due to the exploratory nature of this role, advisors will also play a role in account management and business development activities.

Our Technology Advisory is eg. leading key client cases in:

  • Co-creating digital development roadmap with our key clients

  • Kickstarting & coaching digital development programs

  • Helping customers with their data strategy and leading the actions defined in the development roadmap

  • Introducing new technologies to improve the continuous delivery process and the customer experience for a leading consumer goods provider

  • Helping clients in understanding the current state of their architecture and planning the transition to modern systems

  • More info on our cases you find here

As the Head of Technology Advisory , you’ll truly leave your mark on our growing and developing consulting competence as we expand!

This is what you would be working with (but not limited to):

  • Leading our Technology Advisory to the next level by growing with people, numbers and impact

  • Contributing a key stakeholder in Futurice tech offering development

  • Member of Finland tech leadership team

  • Leading a group of experienced tech professionals from the front with a role in key projects

  • Working on the career path and learning path how senior developers / solution architects who want to choose the advisory path can gradually level up to helping on program and enterprise-level problems

  • Helping our business development activities to ensure we have the right technical approach to our client cases

  • Owning (defines, promotes, maintains) the Futurice tech advisory offering that is developed together with Futurice leadership & your team

Embracing the advisor mindset

For the Head of Technology Advisory it is valuable to have a deep understanding of modern technology, tools, frameworks, and methodologies. Our advisors have years of experience in software development and additionally have expanded their thinking & impact into the business domain.

The ability to ask the right questions and drive troubleshooting with experts is crucial for an advisor. As is being a listener with the ability to discern relevant information and articulate it appropriately to others. Many times our work requires operating with high energy in ambiguous environments. Even if it’s not always clear and straightforward, we have great team members to have our back here at Futurice!

Here are some things that would help you succeed in this job:

  • Passion for all things digital and eagerness to learn more with broad focus.

  • Lean mindset and a digital DNA but also know your stuff around enterprise architecture and legacy IT

  • Ability to communicate and work fluently across different levels in organizations from leadership to product owners, architects, POs, developers and cloud & devops.

  • Background: modern software development / architecture, system integrations, solution architecture or cloud infrastructure with +5 years of work experience

  • Willingness to take a step in the abstraction level to solve organizational issues and drive towards results in big projects

  • Good leadership skills in achieving momentum, action and results.

  • Relevant university degree from technology domain

  • Fluent English is required in this role, fluent Finnish, Swedish or German is an additional benefit

We expect you to shape your own role, we are looking for the right fit for us and you. Ping us and let’s talk!

If you get good vibes after reading this, we would love to hear from you!

Please click “apply” to show your interest and tell us a bit about your career background and why you are motivated to become part of the Futu family.

ps. Since the holiday season is approaching, we might not be able to contact you before August. Thanks for your understanding!

Come as you are
As an ultimate learning platform that empowers people to become a better version of themselves, we believe that diversity and inclusion are important to our company's success. We seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse pool of candidates. We welcome applications from everyone, regardless of their race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, medical condition, or other non-merit factors - we care for each other!

About the company

Futurice is a new breed of innovation consultancy that has digital values at its core. We inject life into digital solutions by designing innovative mobile apps and online software – all with a focus on user experience and interaction. We believe that the winning recipe for digital projects is happy people, happy customers, and happy users. We are co-creating the future. Our work has meaning and makes an impact on society. By helping our clients thrive, we co-create a better future.

Founded in 2000 we are over 650-strong and growing. We are all about people. We trust each other and care about each other. We are open and honest. We empower and encourage each other. We are committed to helping you become a better version of you. We challenge each other to find a path of personal growth. We support each other as we learn and grow as people and professionals.

We are cultivating a diverse and proud community, and committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and grow.

As an international company with Nordic roots, our HQ is in Helsinki and we have offices in Tampere, Stockholm, Berlin, Munich and Stuttgart. We come from all over the world. Our clients are international, as are the opportunities we provide. Our culture is built on a Nordic heritage of trust and transparency.

Maria Calonius | Contact Person

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