IBM Client Engagement Manager - Bus Transformation Consultant in St Louis, Missouri
Client Technical Specialists (CTP) are the technical experts and advisors to clients, IBM sales teams and/or IBM Business Partners. As a CTP you understand the client's business requirements, technical requirements and/or competitive landscape. You apply your business insights, build and maintain client relationships, incorporate hardware, software and services into client-valued solutions and ensure client readiness for the implementation of technical solutions. This is an opportunity to shape the future for both IBM and its clients. Start your journey now!
Your Role and Responsibilities
This is an exciting opportunity to join a great company, culture and opportunity for growth! If you are a talented and tech savvy business consultant we are eager to have you join our North American sales team. You'll be a critical part of an topnotch IBM client account team as they guide clients in an agile way to meaningful business outcomes with leading cloud and cognitive solutions.
You will be working as a Business Transformation Consultant to help drive our Global Markets sales initiatives in North America. You will support the client account team as the technical business expert that helps identify solutions and services for our customers. You will help lead workshops, coordinate RFP responses, develop business cases for client investment in IBM offerings, and will be involved in the entire sales process from initial client contact to post-sales support and follow up. You will be familiar with similar industry solutions and how they differ. You will be viewed as a technical industry expert and help build IBM eminence by contributing to reusable assets and techniques to improve cloud and cognitive adoption.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
3+ years of previous experience in strategic business consulting at senior leadership levels in large, complex organizations.
3+ years of previous experience working as a client facing business or technical pre-sales consultant
Working knowledge of hybrid multi-cloud architectures, microservices design, DevOps and agile coaching. Architectural knowledge of IBM Cloud, CloudPaks, RedHat OpenShift, containerization/Kubernetes and the RedHat portfolio.
Experience in helping clients migrate and transform from on premise to cloud infrastructure and operations
Excellent facilitation and communication skills
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Deep knowledge and skill in strategic analysis and financial analysis.
Demonstrated skill in developing technical value propositions, pro-forma financial business cases and impactful client proposals.
Applied experience guiding cloud native development and architectures to business outcomes. Applied experience guiding digital transformation in large, complex organizations.
About Business Unit
IBM has a global presence, operating in more than 175 countries with a broad-based geographic distribution of revenue. The company’s Global Markets organization is a strategic sales business unit that manages IBM’s global footprint, working closely with dedicated country-based operating units to serve clients locally. These country teams have client relationship managers who lead integrated teams of consultants, solution specialists and delivery professionals to enable clients’ growth and innovation. By complementing local expertise with global experience and digital capabilities, IBM builds deep and broad-based client relationships. This local management focus fosters speed in supporting clients, addressing new markets and making investments in emerging opportunities. Additionally, the Global Markets organization serves clients with expertise in their industry as well as through the products and services that IBM and partners supply. IBM is also expanding its reach to new and existing clients through digital marketplaces.
Your Life @ IBM
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