Consultant Unit Manager - R&D, Sigma IT Consulting
Sigma R&D is now looking for a consultant manager for one of our consultant units. In this role you will be responsible for a group of consultants specializing in software development while also having an interesting role as Scrum Master, agile coach, technical specialist or similar. We are looking for you who have a technical background with an interest in leadership, business development, recruitment, agile methodologies or who wish to try a role where you are given the opportunity to design your role.
Agile management, cross functional teams, systems engineering, R&D, research and development, computer science, system development, consultant manager, team management, leadership, delivery management
What is the role like?
R&D at Sigma is one of our most important business areas and we want You to become a part of this passionate team. We are problem solvers of the highest degree and creating software in product development is the best thing we know. The feeling of having cracked a really difficult issue is unbeatable. If you recognize this then there is no doubt, Sigma is where you should be at. To have fun at work is one of the most important parts of doing a good job, and we have fun!
This role is a unique mix of leadership and being a consultant where you are constantly given the opportunity to take initiative and help others move forward, while you also improve in you assignment.
An important part of the manager role is to build relationships with your consultants and coach them in their development. We strive to be a workplace where our coworkers feel comfortable. Other than being responsible for personnel, the manager role includes recruiting, wages and other tasks that occur in leadership roles.
You get to decide what kinds of assignments you wish to combine the manager role with. Examples of assignments are agile coach, delivery manager, sales, technical specialist/developer, Scrum Master, or similar.
We are looking for you who have a technical education like M.Sc in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or corresponding, and who have a good understanding of software and systems development or who have spent a few years in a technical role and now wish to expand your competence in a leadership direction.
A significant part of the role will be to recruit competence for the group and work with the customer offerings. It is important for you to keep yourself up to date with trends and spread your knowledge to others. You also have to be a role model in the role as a consultant and be able to help both newly examined and senior coworkers to continuously develop themselves in their roles.
As a person you are straight forward with an open mind, you like to help others develop themselves and you see the value in all coworkers. You believe it is fun to coach your coworkers and help them become even better than they are.
We are looking for people who say WE, not I.
Lastly, we want you to keep developing yourself and have fun at work!
How is Sigma as an employer?
Within Sigma there is an expressed challenge that permeates all assignments and the company as a whole: if there is a smarter solution then we will find it. An endeavor which every day challenge us and let us think outside the box and together with our customers take the brave decisions that the needed to create development.
We offer problem solving, everything from the development of a new system to designing a web shop or something completely different where our broad and excellent competence in technology is applied fully. Our assignments often have an international character, which is why fluency in Swedish and English is a natural part of work. The consulting assignments are partly done at our office with many visits to our customers, so travel within the local area is a natural part of everyday work.
Please send in your application using the functions below. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the responsible recruiter Albin Ljungquist at email@example.com.
More about Sigma IT Consulting
At Sigma you get to work at an organization that owns its strategy, where it is close to those who make the decisions and where you can be a part and impact the organization. When you work with us you get an employer who has a strong standing I Sweden and who offer international assignments with significant opportunities for personal development.
Sigma is a value driven firm with high goal where decisiveness and engagement are key influences. We work in a prestige free environment where we help each other to move forward and collectively deliver results that we can be proud of.
Sigma IT Consulting consists of more than 1200 specialists within strategy, technology and communication. Through digital transformations we increase the efficiency of many of Sweden’s largest firms, organizations and counties. You can find us in seven countries and in more than 20 cities in Sweden. The head office is located in Gothenburg.
We are part of the Sigma group, which is Sweden’s largest privately-owned technical consulting firm with more than 4000 coworkers in twelve countries. Sigma is owned by entrepreneur and philanthropist Dan Olofsson and has a large and active CSR-engagement in Star for Life and other important community initiatives.