052129-Managing Delivery Architect – Power Platform COE Leader

Looking for a strong Power Platform leader who will be responsible for enabling, designing, building a cross industry Power Platform Center of Excellence.  The lead needs to have a strong attention to detail, passionate about Modern/Cloud Architecture, development, and automation principles, research and recommend innovative, and incorporate automation where appropriate.  Resource will be responsible for establishing a delivery focused center of excellence for Power Platform solutions, which includes designing and setting up delivery teams or PODs to deliver solutions across different clients.  The resource will identify approaches and tools that leverage client resources as well as Capgemini resources to deliver in an AppDev agile model.  This individual will be hands on and understand the latest development skills and processes and provide development & technical guidance and support to users and teams, to build solutions, incorporate the use of templates and development standards and lead key changes to application development and architectural designs and patterns as well as contribute and adhere to team objectives including Cloud Development, automation practices, continuous integration and the continuous delivery processes.

We are looking for someone who has most or all of the following capabilities:
In-depth understanding of the Microsoft Azure, O365 and D365 platforms
10 plus years of professional experience in software development 
Strong Experience with PowerApps canvas apps, Power Automate, Power BI and SharePoint online 
Strong Experience with Model Driven Apps, Power Virtual Agents, CDS, Dynamics entities 
Strong experience configuring Power Apps environments, connectors, and gateways 
Knowledge of O365 tenant and Power Apps environment administration and configuration 
Strong knowledge on various Power Platform tools licensing models
Strong skills on proposing Governance Models to handle citizen developer concepts including DevOps model
Provides strategic thinking and leadership pertaining to new ways of leveraging information to improve business processes. Must be strong in guiding business leaders through strategic thinking processes and change. 
Designs user interface layers to deliver the required data via a range of structures such as reports, dashboards, portals and mobile etc.
Defines best practices on supporting Self Service BI. Provides technical leadership on the deployment architecture, development guidelines, data delivery layer (portal, dashboard, mobile site, report) design
Subject Matter Expert for the Power BI product set
Knowledge of Azure Cloud services (i.e. SQL, Blob, Azure functions) 
Knowledge of integration architecture & Webservices / data transport Core Data (XML, JSON, RESTful Web Services) 
Sound theoretical skills (e.g. complexity measures) algorithm, data structures and software design patterns 
Knowledge of enterprise grade authentication protocols (for example SAML, Kerberos, SSO, Certificate auth) 
Innovative thinker, able to envision how Power Platform technology can be implemented to solve complex hardware and software challenges 
Experience in integration with Azure cloud platform 
Experience with Scrum & Agile development methodology

General Skills:
10 years of experience driving a customer-centric culture across engineering, sales, support and professional services.
Business development experience including complex agreements with customers and partners 
Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
Knowledge about establishing delivery center models and delivery solutions at scale
Vertical industry sales and delivery experience of cloud services and solutions
Prior experience having interactions and influence with CTO s and CIO s is mandatory.
Leadership and mentoring skills are mandatory to lead diverse global architecture teams.
Excellent communication skills, including group leadership and exe

Candidates should be flexible / willing to work across this delivery landscape which includes and not limited to Agile Applications Development, Support and Deployment.

Applicants for employment in the US must have valid work authorization that does not now and/or will not in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the US by Capgemini.

Delivery Architects assess a project’s technical feasibility, as well as implementation risks.  They are responsible for designing and implementing a project’s technical architecture. They define the structure of a system, its interfaces, and the principles that guide its organization, software design and implementation. The scope of the Delivery Architect’s role is bounded by the business issue at hand. A Delivery Architect needs to have knowledge of all the different aspects of the technical Delivery as well as robust business knowledge. This includes the Software Architect.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

• You are responsible for designing and validating a complex architecture and ensuring its successful implementation.

• You should be able to identify and challenge several IT scenarios by taking into account the business environment.

• You work as a stream lead at CIO/CTO level in major client organizations.

• You lead Capgemini operations relating to market development and/or service delivery excellence.

• You are seen as a role model in your community.


Required Skills and Experience:

• Qualification: 12+ years experience, Bachelor’s Degree.

• Certification: Has TOGAF 9 and has IAF level 1 and is seeking level 2.

• Should be experienced in foundation, People Leadership, service & delivery.

• Should be proficient in client acquisition & development and business leadership.

• Should be masters in Technology Awareness & Leveraging and Innovation & Capability Growth.



Capgemini is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law. 



This is a general description of the Duties, Responsibilities and Qualifications required for this position. Physical, mental, sensory or environmental demands may be referenced in an attempt to communicate the manner in which this position traditionally is performed. Whenever necessary to provide individuals with disabilities an equal employment opportunity, Capgemini will consider reasonable accommodations that might involve varying job requirements and/or changing the way this job is performed, provided that such accommodations do not pose an undue hardship. 



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About Capgemini


Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering  services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organizations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.



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Posted on:

March 11, 2021

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Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

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