Google Deployment Lead

At Maven Wave, we are relentless in hiring the industry’s top talent. Each employee is hand-picked not only for their skills, but for their personality and broad expertise. We are looking for this rare combination of talent that sets us apart in the industry.

Founded in 2008, Maven Wave has experienced rapid growth. We combine the experience and knowledge of a management consulting firm with the innovation and technology expertise of a cloud services firm, providing a truly unique work environment. Employees have the opportunity to gain invaluable experience and make a significant impact on the business outcomes of our clients and our company.

 This past year in 2016, Maven Wave received the following awards and accolades:

  • Fast Fifty (#2, #6, #25), Crain's Chicago Business, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, National Association for Business Resources (NABR), 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Fastest Growing Consulting Firms in North America (#11, #37), Consulting Magazine, 2015, 2016
  • Top IT Services Companies, Clutch, 2015
  • Google Global Rising Star Partner of the Year 2015

Key Responsibilities:

  • Project proposal scoping/writing and presentations
  • Successfully set and manage client expectations and proactively address issues as they arise
  • Able to partner with client resources and work with joint delivery teams in a seamless manner
  • Take the lead to gather technical requirements and design the solution
  • Guide clients through making decisions that impact the solution, articulating benefits and drawbacks, and providing recommendations aligned to Google & Maven Wave best practices yet tailored to the client’s needs
  • Coach and mentor engagement consulting teams and client stakeholders to ensure alignment with engagement goals and success criteria
  • The ability to break complex problems into achievable tasks and milestones is critical
  • Demonstrate ability to confidently understand and apply a broad range of technology platforms and solutions architectures on client engagements, with an emphasis on Google Cloud and G Suite
  • Ability to travel is essential to visit client locations for key meetings and major project milestones

Required Skills:

  • Prior G Suite deployment and/or administration experience
  • Google Deployment Specialist certification, or ability to obtain this certification within short order
  • Demonstrated success driving large scale organization-wide technology deployments
  • Exceptional oral and verbal communication skills
  • Main point of escalation contact on mid to large client engagements for client stakeholders - demonstrated superior, advanced client relationship and issues resolution skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple engagement project teams and manage client relationships that successfully result in new business referrals or existing engagement expansion
  • Ability to develop architecture solutions for complex business functionality
  • Advanced knowledge of client organizational political dynamics and able to effectively navigate them to the benefit of engagement success
  • Demonstrated advanced leadership skills
  • Basic business knowledge outside of domain (legal concepts, HR regulatory issues)

Desired Skills:

  • Experience in one or more of the following domains a plus: business & technical analysis, software development, networking, helpdesk, change management, project management
  • Experience in account management or sales a plus
Check us out at to learn more.  We have a strategic relationships with Google and take pride in helping our clients navigate digital transformations.    

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