A career in Information Technology, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to support our core business functions by deploying applications that enable our people to work more efficiently and deliver the highest levels of service to our clients. You'll focus on managing the design and implementation of technology infrastructure within PwC, developing and enhancing both client and internal facing applications within PwC, and providing technology tools that help create a competitive advantage for the Firm to drive strategic business growth. Our System Architecture team helps build customisable specific system solutions that enhance PwC's system capabilities to appropriately serve all client needs. As part of the team, you'll use enterprise architecture across application areas to build delivery models that map PwC capabilities to business needs outlined by clients.To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to: Develop new skills outside of comfort zone. Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively. Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development. Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations. Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations. Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations. Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making. Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients. Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties. Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points. Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.Job Requirements and Preferences:Basic Qualifications:Minimum Degree Required:High School DiplomaMinimum Years of Experience:4 year(s)Preferred Qualifications:Degree Preferred:Bachelor DegreePreferred Fields of Study:Information Technology, Computer Systems Analysis, Management Information Systems, Computer Applications, Computer Engineering, Computer ProgrammingPreferred Knowledge/Skills:Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader in making IT design recommendations, including the following areas: Driving architectural design and application delivery; Understanding Established Software Development Lifecycles and methodologies including agile, scrum, iterative and waterfall, using blended resources; Utilizing analytical thinking skills with the ability to identify, debug and resolve technical issues; Implementing Lean IT principles and data driven approaches; Establishing protection of intellectual property, disaster recovery planning and adherence to SDLC as well as COBIT, CMMI, PMM4, and ITIL; Showcasing architectural domain knowledge including cloud application architecture and container-based deployment; Highlighting business acumen that can interpret and translate goals into technical specifications, delivering thought leadership of specific technologies and driving technology change; Utilizing business knowledge and interpersonal skills to build, maintain and influence relationships with senior leaders; Leveraging business and domain acumen to interpret and translate architecture plans to business plans; Supervising and establishing delivery of project initiatives; Building trusting and influential relationships and engaging with vendors and third parties as appropriate; Collaborating with other Architects and Developers to provide technical design guidance to align with strategy and applicable technical standards; Working independently to evaluate and make strategic decisions that will address specific technology design needs; Participating in the development of thought leadership to influence their sphere of technology in the use of innovation to advance business capabilities; Researching and evaluating emerging technologies and novel approaches to make recommendations to enhance business processes and/or create a competitive advantage; Collaborating with multidisciplinary teams in resolving complex technical issues; Providing design guidance that follows the enterprise architecture vision and adheres to applicable application technology guidelines; Mitigating the impact of technical design to security, performance and data privacy; Participating in application solutions including assisting with planning and architectural design, development, resolution of technical issues and application rationalization; Displaying initiative and an ability to lead others; Providing coaching and technical mentoring; and, Learning rapidly and continuously taking advantage of new technologies, concepts and business models, while demonstrating a history of staying current in emerging technology trends.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.For positions based in San Francisco, consideration of qualified candidates with arrest and conviction records will be in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.