Data and AI Practice Lead

ASG Group

NEW OPENING at ASG Group for a Data and AI Practice Manager (Business Intelligence. Heavily Focused on the Microsoft BI Technology Stack and Data & AI

  • Perth CBD Based
  • Very Competitive Salary Package on Offer
  • Run, Manage and Drive the Data and AI Practice
The Role:
This new opening at ASG Group is to join our business as a Practice Lead within our Data and AI (Business Intelligence) Team. We may call the role a Data and AI Practice Lead, however, you may be known as a Business Intelligence Manager, Business Leader, BI Team Leader, Solutions Architect or similar. As the Data and AI Practice Lead you will take responsibility for driving growth at the management and delivery level, by implementing relevant strategy, providing mentoring and support to the team, driving commercial and delivery engagements along with thought leadership within our Data & AI space for the Perth WA region.
Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Run, Lead and manage a wide range of Data & AI development engagements; this can result into Pre-Sales, Design, Workshops and liaising with SME’s across our Solutions and Advisory teams for improving the overall customer experience
  • Provide people management to our Data and AI Practice, driving personal growth and engagement as an effective coach, leader and mentor
  • Work heavily on pre-sales, workshops, POC’s, pitches and commercial offerings for increasing growth, sales and Customer Success
  • Closely working with other leads and Practice Managers to manage business capability and capacity and ensure this is aligned with current needs and utilisation performance KPIs
  • Input to project and team budgeting, financial forecasting and performance management where required
  Required Skills and Experiences:
  • Experience in consulting and business management as a Lead or senior authority in Data and AI
  • Experienced within the Microsoft Data and AI Stack including some knowledge of Microsoft Azure
  • Ideally a background in Data/AI/Business Intelligence Analysis or development activities
  • Team management and people leadership including recruitment, capacity and capability planning and individual professional development
  • Experience is developing custom software components and services for bespoke applications, in a range of development languages, frameworks and technologies
  • Experience leading or contributing to presales engagements with customers
  • Experience providing input to commercials, budget management and utilisation planning
  • Relevant tertiary industry certifications/experience 
Who you are:
  • Career focused & determined
  • Customer focused & results driven
  • You are an ‘out of the box’ thinker
  • Adaptable & thrive in high pressure environments
  • Well presented & high-level stakeholder engagement
  • Hold relevant technology certifications
What’s in it for you?
In exchange for your exceptional technical skills, customer focused performance & out of the box thinking you’ll be reward with a career changing experience only consulting can provide. Unwavering focus on professional development
  • Diverse & challenging project work across cloud, infrastructure, networks and cross industry
  • Paid certifications in Cloud, Security, Network, Microsoft, Cisco, TOGAF 
  • Flexibility to juggle what’s important to you with work
  • Committed health & wellbeing plan including Yoga sessions, Health Checks, massages and Mental Health initiatives 
  • Competitive salary packages 
  • Corporate partnerships with Health Care providers and other corporate discounts for you and the family
Company Info:
ASG is an award winning IT business solutions provider, offering a complete digital transformation service, from infrastructure and managed services, through to business and IT advice and solutions implementation.
ASG acquired SMS Management and Technology in September 2017 offering clients a genuine alternative to Australia’s Tier 1 IT service providers.
In 2016, ASG was acquired by Nomura Research Institute, a Japanese-based consulting and IT solutions group listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, bringing international capabilities and financial resources to ASG’s strong service offerings.
At ASG, we take success personally. We combine the strength of experience together with our trademark entrepreneurial flair to raise the bar for our clients and the industry as a whole. You application may be shared amongst the wider ASG Group.