Our client is a superbly successful global consulting organization leading in technology advisory across all industry sectors and expanding rapidly across the region. They currently require an experienced Advisory Consulting Manager with an Enterprise Architecture background to take on a strategic Leadership consulting role with end clients.

Role description

You will have the opportunity to not only influence and design transformational technology strategies but play a key advisory part throughout the whole design, development and implementation lifecycle and to ensure full alignment with the organizational vision and strategy.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

  • You will lead the design of cloud strategy and assessment with clients and act as Lead Advisory Manager throughout the solutions implementation process to ensure the effective translation of the organization’s transformation strategy.
  • Working closely with end clients across a wide spectrum of industry sectors, you will lead the assessment of client requirements across IT infrastructure, security, application architecture etc. from a cloud perspective, identifying and recommending the best-in-class cloud solutions and technology tailored to the client’s strategic roadmap.
  • You will lead a team to map existing legacy landscapes and lead the design of the new cloud environments ensuring application suitability for IaaS, Paas or Saas.
  • Lead delivery teams to deliver large scale transformation projects building infrastructure, implementing automation, DevOps, containers, security controls and monitoring tools.

Essential skills

  • You will have at least 7-10 years in a global consulting role, with experience designing strategy and leading the successful implementation of end-to-end cloud transformation solutions for clients using at least one major cloud technology (Amazon, Google, Microsoft).
  • You will be cloud certified with at least one cloud provider.

This role will be based fulltime in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. You will be a fluent English and ideally Arabic. Saudi Nationals will be prioritized for these roles.


For further details on the role and package, please contact Dervila Mahon @ Thomas Thor, UAE via LinkedIn or email: d.mahon@thomas-thor.com

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