KT Technology Consultant

San Mateo, California, United States Full-time

 

Knowing Technologies is looking to fill a Technology Consultant position in our San Mateo, CA office. The Technology Consultant is at the forefront of our mission to give the Independent Schools a place to grow technology and training solutions for K-12. This is a fast-paced, high-execution and strategic role which requires excellent business acumen, strategic consulting, creativity and technical aptitude to grow.

 

You'll leverage your track record of success in technology consulting with a focus on ensuring existing customer satisfaction and delivering technology consulting services to customers. As a Knowing Technologies consultant, you will help deliver world class services to our clients.

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Conduct network and systems technology studies, summarize findings, and create a risk-prioritized project plan of remediations
  • Manage the K-12 technology consulting engagement cycle through developing a trusted advisor relationship with clients (Independent Schools, IT Departments and Head of Curriculum) stakeholders to drive a successful consulting audit with a view towards long-term adoption based on findings
  • Develop and drive assessments of:
    • wireless networks
    • server and storage systems
    • technology support personnel and processes
    • classroom technologies
    • backup procedures

 

  • Document findings through assessment and remediation plans
  • Develop and present program and project plans
  • Deliver presentations, technical answers and organization solutions
  • Willingness to travel approximately 40% of the time to client sites - San Francisco

 

Qualifications:

  • 10 + years’ experience in technology consulting, managed services or independent schools
    • 7 + years of senior technology experience with networks, servers, storage, cloud and end user devices
    • 2 + years as a technology consultant or program/project manager

Exceptional writing and presentation skills

  • Proven track record of working with executive level of organizations.
  • Communication and presentations experience driving vision, alignment, and action as a consultant
  • Experience working with all levels of management internally and externally
  • Experience meeting objectives in an entrepreneurial environment
  • BA/BS degree or higher

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bonus if direct experience with Head of School, CFO, Business Officers, Director of Technologies at Independent School
  • Professional consulting training, ex IBM, Accenture, PwC, KPMG, E&Y
  • PMO or program management