Kforce Lead Knowledge Analyst - Technology in Boston, Massachusetts

Kforce has a client in search of a Lead Knowledge Analyst -Technology in Boston, Massachusetts (MA).Practice Area:This organization's Media & Telecommunications (TMT) practice works with high tech companies in industries such as computing and telecommunications to make sense of the changes transforming their industries, define winning business models suited to the new competitive environment, and implement those models in ways that create competitive advantage.Position Summary:We are seeking a strong candidate who has a passion for technology and an eye for the future; Please apply if following describes you:

  • You are someone who not only understands technology, but the business benefits the technology brings

  • You not only use technology, but have worked at technology vendors giving you insider's view of technology development, innovation, operations, challenges and competition

  • You are someone with industry experience and expertise in Software and Cloud technologies (SaaS, PaaS, edge, etc.); You have deep understanding of the technology platform, business value and you are able to articulate the various layers, players, challenges and best practices; Your experience in technologies such ML/AI, IoT, Edge, is a plus

  • You understand the challenges that a vendor faces when they move from offering an on-premise solution to a cloud offering; You can not only articulate technical challenges, but also operational and cultural

  • You understand how modern cloud-based providers succeed, not only technologically but also marketing, sales, service, etc.

  • You are someone who loves looking at data, analyzing the future and helping others find their way through research

  • You are someone who loves reading future trends and following the thought leaders

  • You are connected in tech community and able to articulate the trends, debate the benefits/challenges and future vision

  • Bachelors degree required; Advanced degree preferred

  • 4 - 5 years of industry experience

  • Deep Knowledge of Technology topics, such as, Software Development, SaaS, PaaS, Data Center Design and Operations, migration to cloud, SaaS pricing, etc.

  • Expertise in one of the key areas such as SaaS, PaaS, Edge, IoT, etc.; With your self-identified expertise area, you have deep understanding of the technology platform, business value and you are able to articulate the various layers, players, challenges and best practices

Key Competencies:

  • Topic/sector expertise in the affiliated PA

  • Ability to build and maintain a strong industry network

  • Ability to multi-task & operate effectively in a matrix organization

  • Developed skills in building trust and rapport with the Knowledge Analyst & Senior Knowledge Analysts

  • Potential to develop management skills and business acumen

  • Strong experience in a topic/sector domain with own professional network

  • Strong presence & high level of maturity

  • Thought partner & strong problem solving

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years