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D&TT - Senior Manager - Government & Health Industries

Posted: 8 Jun 2021 Closes: 9 Jul 2021
London Competitive
Permanent & Full-time PwC_173251WD

A career in our Technology Consulting practice, within General Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help clients seize essential advantages by working alongside business leaders to solve their toughest problems and capture their greatest opportunities. We work with some of the world's largest and most complex companies to understand their unique business issues and opportunities in an ever changing environment. We help create sustainable change by stimulating innovation, unlocking data possibilities, navigating risk and regulatory complexity, optimising deals, and aligning costs with business strategy to create a competitive advantage.As a member of the team, you'll work with clients to define their vision and plan how to get there. We deliver the technological solutions organisations need to compete and grow and build a lasting legacy of improvement and performance, partnering with best in class technologies and solution sets. In joining, you'll help our clients understand and evolve the way they align Information Technology with their business strategy, create integrated end to end solutions, and use enterprise applications to solve complex business problems.
Working with Trust, Systems, Regional and National NHS teams, our technology consultant will deliver digital solutions and analytics to address complex challenges facing the NHS in terms of day to day operational performance and wider transformation. The technology consultant will work in partnership with our strategy, and Management consulting teams to shape digital strategy and to architect solutions and lead our delivery teams. They will be used to working with partner organisations to enable and unlock new value streams within NHS Trusts and the Integrated Care technology base. They will have a wealth of hands on experience gained from working within or with the NHS. Well practised in an agile delivery lifecycle approach, the delivery lead will manage all stages of the project lifecycle, tenaciously driving through troubleshooting and issue resolution to keep delivery on track. The consultant will be required to scope, size and pull together multi-disciplined teams to deliver and drive forward the solution. They will be expected to be a hands on delivery practitioner, able to motivate and robustly drive a team through a complex plan of work. They have a well-developed technical background coupled with strong stakeholder management. They will set themselves apart by having experience in delivery and scoping complex digital and analytics solutions in healthcare to drive cloud transformation programs involving multiple SI partners.


The Technology Delivery lead will have a proven track record in helping NHS organisations transform their organisations, taking a lead role for overall design delivery of the solution. Furthermore, the ideal delivery lead will:
  • Deep technical experience through direct involvement, management experience and hands-on technical experience with systems, technologies and processes including project management, requirements analysis, and information security
  • Demonstrate working to the best industry standards and ensure that the delivery of the solutions are pragmatic, timely and aligned to the Clients business objectives and security requirements;
  • An understanding of technology strategies for a variety of situations and the ability to tailor these to help guide your audience to better technology outcomes.
  • The ability to identify technology improvement opportunities which others may not see and can convert these opportunities into actionable and concrete recommendations delivering business value.
  • Have 10+ years' hands on experience as a technical delivery lead, with a track record of delivering complex projects including emerging technology and cloud components, in the Healthcare sector;
  • Help clients anticipate business needs by analysing, documenting and communicating business needs and technology requirements. Advise management on the risks and benefits of using various technologies to improve business performance.
  • Perform risk assessments, requirements planning and management, and develop business requirements documents.
  • Drive client lead business and vendor staff to implement technology solutions that meet business needs and direct the analysis and resolution of problems
  • In possession of knowledge of emerging technology and to bring these concepts to PwC programmes to enhance the value of the PwC client offering. The candidate will have experience in one or more of the following areas:
    • Emerging Technology: AI, RPA, Robotics, Blockchain, Internet of Things (IoT)
    • Industry recognised clinical applications: EPR, PAS, Acute care, Health Information Analytics
    • Industry recognised standard applications: SAP, Oracle, Salesforce, MS Dynamics365, Workday
    • Transformational Enterprise Architectures: Integration, API's, Containers etc.
    • Enterprise cloud vendors: Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform
    • Sector specifics analytics platforms: Digital twin of human body for key disease types.

  • An inspiring team leader, able to rapidly establish and lead high-performing, multi-disciplinary, cross geography teams, drawn from across PwC, our clients' staff and third party organisations;
  • Individual, social and business interaction - flexibility in using a range of influencing styles in order to build strong sustainable relationships, and demonstrating the firm's values;
  • A confident and impactful communicator and manager of senior stakeholders, both written and verbal, able to clearly explain the programme to non-technical and technical audiences;
  • Market Making - Bring an ability to align new technologies to solve business issues, building awareness, building brand and supporting the sale and delivery of leading tech enabled programs;
  • Create artefacts that include technology white papers, internal training materials, reusable templates, and case studies as well as speaking as a subject expert at AND client events

In Consulting we deliver practical, far-sighted advice that gets straight to the heart of clients' business issues and delivers amazing results by helping our clients improve the way they operate, reduce costs, manage risks, leverage talent or fundamentally change the way they do business, the work you do will be all about helping organisations of all shapes and sizes work smarter and grow faster. You could find yourself working with household names in a diverse range of industries - everyone from big-name broadcasters and high-street banks to multinational telecoms operators and energy companies.
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