Job Detail

Organization: Stantec
Title: Business Technology Consultant
Location: Orlando, FL, Tampa, FL, Jacksonville, FL

Posted: 2021-10-06
Application Deadline:

Position Description:

Grow with the best. Join a smart, creative, and inspired team that works behind the scenes to support operational excellence. Our functional services teams (FSTs) provide services to 22,000 employees in over 350 locations worldwide. Bringing together individuals with diverse backgrounds, talents, and expertise, our FSTs are vital to making our Company stronger.

Your Opportunity

The Business Technology Consultant is an external, client-facing position within our Management Consulting Team. You will be supporting technology, enterprise asset management (EAM) consulting services to local governments and utilities in North America. You will contribute to information gathering through direct client discussions and provide consulting expertise to recommend improvements to and optimization of existing EAM solution implementations. This position can sit in any location in our Florida market.

Your Key Responsibilities:

Lead implementation planning, configuration, customization, integration, report development, end-user training, and on-site go-live support for EAMS solution implementations.

Work with various consultant specialty teams to prepare proposals, technical papers, presentations, reports and implementation plans; define EAM application strategies; and to develop detailed project deliverables.

Prepare clear documentation to justify application requirements, analytical methods, calculations and rationale used in reaching conclusions.

Support the development of technical specifications, project approaches, develop project cost estimates and project schedules.

Perform quality assurance and quality control of deliverables to adhere to client and project requirements.

Develop technical system needs and requirements and implementation of improved business processes.

Develop and maintain effective relationships with existing and potential clients, customers and contractors in order to develop business.

Develop and maintains strategic business partnerships with technology platform providers while closely aligning business goals and objectives.

Demonstrate industry knowledge and its relevance to the application of GIS.

Design, develop, implement, and maintain asset management software.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

Possess a broad range of local government and utility planning, operation and asset management experience.

Ability to describe the value of our services using objective and tangible results, sell work and manage the execution of the work.

Knowledge of EAM implementation and optimization. This includes work process development, asset inventory and hierarchy design, and KPI development.

Knowledge of utility asset lifecycle and related business processes managed within an EAM such as asset handover, inspections, asset maintenance and repair, work scheduling, inventory, and repair/refurbish/replace decisions.

Previous experience working with CMMS applications (such as Trimble Cityworks, Cartograph, Infor EAM, Central Square Lucity, Dude Solutions, etc.).

Experience leveraging the ArcGIS enterprise platform (desktop, server, and online).

Experience working with the ArcGIS Utility Network

Experience with utility billing systems, customer information systems, and associated business processes.

Programming and scripting experience with Python, JavaScript, and/or HTML5

Excellent verbal and presentation skills with the ability to present complex ideas in a clear and concise manner

Traits and Attributes of Top Performers:

Intellectual curiosity : Top performers are driven to ask why things work or don’t work currently and how we might address this—even if, or especially if, this thinking falls outside of conventional wisdom. We need bold thinkers willing to challenge assumptions and develop new solutions.

Lifelong learners : This field provides ample opportunities to develop new skills and tools, and to combine left and right brain thinking to combine math, modeling, and an understanding of public perception to solve complex problems. There are little to no “routine” answers. The most successful candidates have a genuine desire to continually learn to solve our clients’ problems and improve the communities we serve.

Analytical problem solvers : Top performers understand (or are capable of quickly learning) how different factors, variables, and policies result in corresponding financial impacts. They understand how to make appropriate simplifying assumptions and how to model complex systems accurately.

Collaboration and co-creation : Successful candidates will have the ability to work effectively with individuals of diverse cultures, disciplines and abilities in a cooperative and generative manner, to achieve a common goal.

Creativity and adaptability : Top performers will have the ability to think about a task or a problem in a new or different way, to create strategies for disruption, breakthrough, and transformation.

Strategic and systematic thinking : Top performers will be able to synthesize different sides of an issue by examining a range of options and outcomes, considering the interconnectedness of elements as parts of a whole system, and building intellectual frameworks to guide decisions, solve problems, support innovation, and inform analysis and action.

Entrepreneurial mindset : Strong candidates will both seek and thrive on all opportunities and risks; Top performers will leverage tenacity and optimism to innovate, effect change, break orthodoxies and create new value for clients.

Commitment to high quality delivery : Top performers have the ability to clearly set client expectations for deliverables, communicate openly with the client if expectations change, and meet or exceed expectations on quality and depth of analysis.

Sincere desire to please our clients : Top performers seem to have an innate drive, beyond personal gain, for ensuring that our clients are pleased with our performance and our deliverables, and they realize that providing rigorous, error-free, and unbiased advisory services is a critical step in ensuring the client’s long-term sustainability. Top performers draw on this deeper motivation, as it takes time and effort to drive change with our clients.

Team player : Great team members are those that understand there is a purpose greater than themselves; Great teams are built from people with self-less attitudes willing to lift others up and strive for excellence together.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, mathematics, data science, GIS, engineering, or related fields is required. Master’s Degree is a plus.

6 years total post-undergraduate working experience in municipal management consulting, GIS, asset management, engineering, and/or working for local government agencies in these areas.

Knowledge of and experience with enterprise asset management, GIS, or utility information systems
Direct work experience/history with local government agencies
Elements of project management experience, including preparing and managing project scope, schedule, team activities, communication, and deliverables.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

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