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Full Time
8/13/2019
Houston
The Director of Software Development directs, supervises and governs software development projects. Reviews proposals to determine costs, timeline, funding, staffing requirements and goals. They will oversee the work of Architects, Developers and their project teams relying on their extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish team goals.
RESPONSIBILITIES Report to VP of Software Engineering, who defines and drives technical strategy and architectural vision that supports the successful execution of the product vision and business strategy. Oversee the architecture, design, and implementation of GSM's software and marketing applications from development, delivery, and releases. Breakdown complex requirements into independent architectural components, modules, tasks and strategies and collaborate with peer leadership through the full software development lifecycle to deliver top quality, on time and within budget. Lead and coach a team of software developers, architects, and other technical staff both externally and virtually. Demonstrate excellent communications with stakeholders regarding delivery goals, objectives, deliverables, plans and status throughout the software development lifecycle. Align with peers in sales, marketing, customer success, product, and engineering to make sure our AI capabilities are delivered to the market in the most effective way. Develop a budget and staffing plan to build a high performance, multi-functional team with expertise necessary to achieve development objectives. Ensure a smooth transition from the project team to the respective Operations and Support Groups; includes documenting workflow, training and monitoring success of the transition. Collaborates with the Application Development Team and the Systems and Data Architect to research current technologies and marketing trends to improve products and processes. Enforce company standards Other duties as assigned CRITICAL COMPETENCIES An understanding of data science tools and concepts is obsessed with customer success and knows how to inspire and lead teams. Must enjoy Agile, DevOps, and Continuous Delivery while understanding that Agile doesn't mean you can skip planning and that planning and Agile can coexist in harmony. Possess a craftsman's pride in the code the team put out. Prioritizes and values quality over quantity, but is not a zealot or perfectionist understanding that ultimately the code must meet the needs of the business. Excellent communication with developers and other technical staff. Team members must feel confident that technical challenges are understood and good decisions will be made because of past experiences in a variety of technical roles. Excellent communication with peers and stakeholders; is transparent and data-driven, and knows how to give good news, bad news and listen. Must have a great attitude, and be an unflappable team member known for the ability to embrace a challenge while keeping the presence of mind to have fun along the way. Must like the challenge of simplifying complex systems and always consider the big picture when acting locally. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Directly supervises one or more employees. Carries out responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include hiring, and training associates, planning, assigning, and directing work, appraising performance, rewarding and disciplining associates, addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Full Time
8/13/2019
Houston
As a Sitecore Technical Delivery Manager, you will assess, design, implement and support complex solutions delivered on Sitecore and the Microsoft Ecosystem. You will work on projects spanning from simple IT projects to large-scale, enterprise-level change programs while exercising Agile and DevOps techniques to find the best solution possible for your client.  You will have key project/program leadership responsibilities and will serve as a career advisor to other Solution Developers. Additionally, you will assist with customer relationship, change requirements, proposal development and some marketing/PR initiatives. Overall, you will contribute to the repository of intellectual property.
Day-to-day you will: Conduct architecture assessments and define solutions. Design, build, deliver and run enterprise solutions using Sitecore and the Microsoft Ecosystem (i.e., development, operations, execution, and support) Lead and review the team's work across all phases of Avanade projects (Plan, Analyze, Design, Build and Test) Provide the work’s technical scope, defining and driving the best solution to meet the technical performance, scalability, flexibility, operations and capability needs of your client Provide architecture Quality Assurance reviews for proposals and ongoing engagements Take responsibility for various initiatives, including work estimation, planning, stakeholder management, and group management Develop long-term technology strategies centered on client business objectives Identify services that will improve performance, enhance support, and increase capabilities Develop best practices for customer support and tools for team Coach, mentor, and motivate team members to influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work Ensure offshore resources are utilized and leveraged appropriately Build, develop, and grow business relationships vital to growth
About Avanade Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences 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 our clients and their customers. Avanade has 34,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation.
Full Time
8/9/2019
Houston
RESPONSIBILITIES
Utilizes advanced skills to perform complex preventive maintenance and corrective repair of buildings, industrial systems, vehicles, equipment and grounds. Working under limited supervision, monitors building system operations and performance. Utilizes several trade skills such as carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painting, roofing, heating and cooling. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Complies with all applicable codes, regulations, governmental agency and Company directives related to building operations and work safety. Inspects building systems including fire alarms, HVAC, and plumbing to ensure operation of equipment is within design capabilities and achieves environmental conditions prescribed by client. Oversees and inspects the work performed by outside contractors. Contracted work includes landscaping, snow removal, remodeling, HVAC, plumbers, and cleaning. Performs assigned repairs, emergency and preventive maintenance. Completes maintenance and repair records as required. Reviews assigned work orders. Estimates time and materials needed to complete repair. Orders necessary materials and supplies to complete all tasks. Maintains an energy management program to ensure measures are taken to operate all systems in the most efficient manner to keep operating costs at a minimum. Maintains the building lighting system, including element and ballast repairs or replacements. Performs welding, carpentry, furniture assembly and locksmith tasks as needed. Responds quickly to emergency situations, summoning additional assistance as needed. Performs other duties as assigned.
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Decisions made with general understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to co-workers and supervisor. SAFETY Responsible for personal safety and the safety of those who are affected by your work. This includes but is not limited to: Complete all required and assigned HSE training at a satisfactory level Follow all activity policies and procedures, including all HSE-related requirements at all times Participate in all HSE-related programs & activities as required, including incident investigations, interviews, auditing and assessment, etc. Report any conditions which you feel could result in an accident or injury and / or stop work if required
Full Time
8/9/2019
Houston
The Role Draft detailed construction drawings, engineering design drawings, and other CAD/BIM (Revit) or manually generated drawings used in planning and construction of projects by performing the following duties. Responsibilities Reviews rough sketches, drawings, specifications, and other documents received from their supervisor. Plots maps, drawings, and charts showing the necessary elements of the construction documents for the construction of buildings, mechanical and electrical engineering facilities. Drafts detailed drawings of structures, buildings, and other facilities related to the building industry and normally accepted as elements contained in construction documents and other design documentation. To support the implementation of BIM practices and procedures as well as support the delivery of work Implement the project specific standards set by the CAD/Revit Manager and set-up the BIM Execution Plans Supporting and mentoring junior members of the team with technical expertise Assist with the training and development of both the BIM/CAD team and advise on Engineers training to improve the BIM design offering Create and maintain the BIM software Template files to ensure Standards Assist in developing and enforcing BIM documentation and workflow processes Lead BIM review/coordination meetings Prepare detailed working drawings, as required by the Project Manager, in accordance with the Project Quality Plan To produce Revit / CAD drawings to tight programmed timescales To ensure all drawing work is fully coordinated, avoiding any clashes, and accurately integrated within the architectural and structural design Liaise with other designers and consultants as required Drafting of erection drawings and individual piece drawings in AutoCAD and Revit Working as part of a project team to provide deliverables and meet deadlines Providing a high level of quality control that ensures deliverables are on-time and of a high quality Ability to coordinate with the various consultants involved in the documentation process. Ability to operate both CAD and BIM (Revit) programs as well as other graphic programs (Photoshop, SketchUp, etc.). Responsible for job specific quality system tasks as defined in quality manual.
Full Time
8/9/2019
Houston
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 3rd largest global design firm by ENR in 2018 with nearly 55,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Houston, Texas Water Resources Group as a Senior Water Resources/ Drainage Engineer. MAJOR FUNCTION/ROLE This is a great opportunity to work on a variety of water-related projects involving hydrologic and hydraulic (H&H) modeling and analysis, schematic drainage design and riverine hydraulics. This person will mentor junior staff and review engineering calculations, perform field observations, prepare develop or perform quality control review of 1D and 2D computer models for urban drainage analysis, floodplain mapping, watershed planning and closed conduit and open channel design. This individual must be competent in performing water resources engineering work and demonstrate a broad knowledge of hydrologic/hydraulic analysis and design methods. JOB DUTIES Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope. Performs preliminary engineering design and/or reviews the design and drafting work of junior engineers, designers or drafters. Works with external clients at progress meetings and throughout project to meet client needs, project schedules, goals and deadlines. Prepares cost and man-hour estimates, job budgets and schedules. Performs quality control and guidance of junior staff related to hydrologic/hydraulic models or methods. Prepares or oversees the preparation of final plans and reports and submits them for approval. Conducts or oversees personnel involved in engineering investigations and planning work. Coordinates work with other engineers and professionals within and outside own discipline, and with support services staff. May manage or assist in the management of projects. May perform other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.
Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.
Full Time
8/9/2019
Houston
Job Description About the Role As a Sitecore Technical Delivery Manager, you will assess, design, implement and support complex solutions delivered on Sitecore and the Microsoft Ecosystem. You will work on projects spanning from simple IT projects to large-scale, enterprise-level change programs while exercising Agile and DevOps techniques to find the best solution possible for your client.  You will have key project/program leadership responsibilities and will serve as a career advisor to other Solution Developers. Additionally, you will assist with customer relationship, change requirements, proposal development and some marketing/PR initiatives. Overall, you will contribute to the repository of intellectual property. Day-to-day you will: Conduct architecture assessments and define solutions. Design, build, deliver and run enterprise solutions using Sitecore and the Microsoft Ecosystem (i.e., development, operations, execution, and support) Lead and review the team's work across all phases of Avanade projects (Plan, Analyze, Design, Build and Test) Provide the work’s technical scope, defining and driving the best solution to meet the technical performance, scalability, flexibility, operations and capability needs of your client Provide architecture Quality Assurance reviews for proposals and ongoing engagements Take responsibility for various initiatives, including work estimation, planning, stakeholder management, and group management Develop long-term technology strategies centered on client business objectives Identify services that will improve performance, enhance support, and increase capabilities Develop best practices for customer support and tools for team Coach, mentor, and motivate team members to influence them to take positive action and accountability for their assigned work Ensure offshore resources are utilized and leveraged appropriately Build, develop, and grow business relationships vital to growth
 About Avanade Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences 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 our clients and their customers. Avanade has 34,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation.