Engineering Excellence Consultant

USA

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of 25,900+ EPAMers with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

DESCRIPTION


You are strategic, resilient, engaging with people and a natural self-starter. You have a passion for solving complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as an Engineering Excellence Consultant. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

WE GIVE A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO THOSE:
- who are passionate about operations, engineering, and optimization challenges;
- who want to get exposure to the executive level to solve complex organizational problems;
- who possess critical thinking and follows scientific methods to make decisions.

We are the team of cross-functional experts driving engagements of the [engineering] organization transformation. We are open-minded, innovative and bold in our recommendations.

What You’ll Do

  • Help internal and external product engineering organizations to improve cost, quality, and time to market;
  • Elicit relevant information through formal and informal interview, surveys, and system data analysis;
  • Ideate and socialize solutions collaboratively through different workshops;
  • Tailor and design crisp and clear message for executive how to execute change;
  • Do service design and continuously improve our methodology and consulting offering;
  • Conduct research in your domain expertise such as engineering, operations, organization, architecture, data, and product management;
  • Do publications and presentations within and beyond the organization;
  • Participate in pre-sale and sales activities: RFP responses, meeting with executives, proposals preparation, SOW development;
  • Travel up to 50% of the time.

What You Have

  • Advanced graduate degree: master's degree, MBA, PhD, etc;
  • 7+ years of software industry experience in one of the following functions: Engineering, Infrastructure, Quality Assurance, Architecture, Data Science;
  • Deep understanding of the software development lifecycle;
  • Experienced with various software development methodologies such as SCRUM, XP, Kanban, SAFe, etc;
  • Fluent in technical engineering best practices such as test-driven development, pair programming, code review, continuous integration, trunk-based development, feature toggling, test automation, infrastructure as a code, etc;
  • Practical experience of workshop execution on the director and executive level;
  • Researcher by nature fluently working with data, statistics and machine learning methods (hands-on with Python or R);
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing, in English;
  • Team player.

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance (Subsidized);
  • Health Savings Account;
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Healthcare, Dependent Care, Commuter);
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability (Company Provided);
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Provided);
  • Matched 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan;
  • Paid Time Off;
  • Legal Plan and Identity Theft Protection;
  • Accident Insurance;
  • Employee Discounts;
  • Pet Insurance.