As a ServiceNow Solution Architect, you will be responsible for scoping, design, development and implementation activities across projects on the KPMG UK ServiceNow roadmap to deliver world class ServiceNow based solutions.
You must analyse new business requirements and their correct technical implementation solutions using industry best practices.
You will work closely with internal stakeholders, delivery leads, business analysts, developers and testers to guide the design through to implementation and beyond whilst ensuring KPMG risk and quality standards are adhered to.
Your short to medium term focus will be ServiceNow implementation projects within KPMG UK, after which your focus will turn to client delivery.
Key aspects of the role are :
Technical delivery of solution components based on the ServiceNow platform
Defining technical solutions (at an architectural and design level of detail)
Delivering compelling solution demonstrations across the ServiceNow platform.
Assist development teams in resolving technical issues through all stages of the project lifecycle.
Continuous growth of knowledge around the ServiceNow platform through certifications, internal / external webinars, case studies, training, community and other resources.
Ability to establish deep and lasting relationships with stakeholders and team members.
Build constructive, working relationships with KPMG’s global network of ServiceNow resources.
Contribute to the development of KPMG’s ServiceNow based product roadmap.
Ensure the project delivery team complies with KPMG solution architecture standards and frameworks.
Operate as a member of the wider KPMG community, sharing knowledge across functions and building your personal network within the firm.
Preferred experience :
Experience in consulting / professional services and technical delivery
A strong track record of delivering technology projects on the ServiceNow platform on time and on budget as a Solution Architect
Experience with leading offshore development teams and working with engagement leads, project managers and business analysts to deliver enterprise wide ServiceNow solutions
Certified ServiceNow System Administrator
Certified in ITIL Foundation (v3 or v4)
Understanding of the key technologies relevant to the ServiceNow integration solutions including : Integration Hub, SSO, Web Services, LDAP, JDBC, etc.
Experience with delivering solutions in complex project environments
Understanding of common business analysis techniques and approaches
Experience with agile and traditional software and project methodologies
Able to communicate with impact, in a way that is open, honest, consistent and clear to influence and align stakeholders around a proposed approach
Strong negotiator, influencer and team player, used to managing multiple stakeholders in demanding time-critical situations.
Strong drive and resilience to overcome challenges or setbacks to achieve your team / project / client goals
Passionate about areas of expertise, managing your own development by learning continuously from experience and seeking out development opportunities