Appian Director

Deft Consulting, Inc. | Arlington, VA

Posted Date 11/25/2019
Description

Appian Director

 

Deft Consulting is looking for an Appian Director to manage our US Professional Services department.  The Appian Director will be responsible for managing our Professional Services department within a defined geography, focusing both on ensuring the implementation of strategic, advanced technology solutions, as well as the day-to-day procedures that drive efficiency, efficacy, and value. The successful candidate is a well-rounded, sophisticated Appian professional who is capable of maintaining client relationships and driving client success through technology-driven innovation.

 

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in technology consulting
  • 3+ years of experience with Appian
  • Passion for technology and innovation
  • Experience throughout the software development life cycle
  • Experience leading small to medium sized teams
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies
  • Clear communication skills and ability to interface directly with clients
  • Excellent time management skills, being able to adapt to shifting priorities efficiently and successfully
  • Proven reliability and strict adherence to deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to manage resources effectively with a positive track record of ensuring delivery timelines are met by all team members
  • Demonstrated ability to properly identify and track risks and their impact
  • Ability to leverage technical/development skills when needed
  • Self-starter, striving to be proactive as opposed to reactive

 

Preferred:

  • Experience with Agile implementations (Scrum)
  • Recent Appian development experience

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Furthering both the short-term and long-term vision and strategic plans for Deft’s Appian practice, maintaining alignment with our company values and vision
  • Continually emphasizing our customer-centric approach, ensuring that this method is promoted across our relationships
  • Managing multiple Appian implementation teams throughout delivery
  • Supporting Delivery Managers and Team Leads to identify issues and trends that may impact existing or future projects, leading to organizational improvement and safeguarding against project risks
  • Establishing and implementing metrics to optimize team delivery and measure business value
  • Assisting with day-to-day operations in the US

 

About Deft Consulting:

Deft Consulting (Deft) is a professional services firm specializing in Appian implementations and committed to helping companies reach their peak efficiency, productivity, and profitability through effective business process design and automation. Deft was founded by a former Appian Corporation employee and has become a highly regarded official partner of Appian Corporation.  Deft’s 20 person workforce packs a powerful punch, ranking among the top Appian partner firms. Multiple government agencies and private firms with assets under management in excess of $100 billion trust Deft’s services to support their critical processes running on the Appian platform.

 

Type
Full-time

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