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Principal – CIO & Technology Advisory - Remote Description

Job #: 74937
EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


You are strategic, resilient, engaging with people and a business leader. You have a passion for solving complex problems and working with senior technology leaders. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Principal Consultant, CIO & Technology Advisory. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

Here at EPAM, we are building a global Technology Advisory Consulting practice. The growth we are experiencing is driving the need for a talented CIO Advisory and Technology leader to deliver value for EPAM clients, architect and sell consulting services. This is not the average consulting leadership role, EPAM’s CIO and Technology Advisory team is like a technology consulting startup with impeccable engineering credibility at the world’s most well-known brands!

Req. #308170744

What You’ll Do

  • Deliver Value for EPAM Clients:
    • Clearly understand client’s business vision and strategy, goals, objectives and develop the technology strategy to deliver
    • Lead a large-scale, multi-year, multi-discipline, technology engagement, owning the end-to-end delivery from concept to fully operational
    • Enable client technology leaders to positively affect business outcomes by applying a holistic people, process and technology mindset to business alignment, technology strategy and tactics
    • Establish trusted advisor status by proactively capitalizing on opportunities to deepen client relationships and deliver value
  • Partner Globally:
    • EPAM has practices and locations throughout North America, EMEA and APAC. Proactively and effectively partner with global, multi-functional, integrated teams to support our clients from defining enterprise-wide strategies to deploying fully operational capabilities


  • Consulting Leadership – Proven experience leading and growing consultative and technology teams, with an extensive background reporting to a Board and C-level
  • Technology Thought Leadership – Ability to create point of views on recent and emerging business and technology trends
  • Transformation Leadership – Ability to lead and deliver complex technology transformation programs from concept to implementation with a good grasp of the expectations of and challenges faced by our client’s technology leaders daily
  • Business Acumen - Passion and experience applying emerging technologies to generate new business opportunities and address modern business challenges
  • IT Organizational design and solutioning – Strong analytical skills with demonstratable experience architecting People, Process and Technology solutions across multiple IT domains; specifically leading and building IT organizations in a startup/Greenfields environment
  • Proven ability to lead large complex programs and portfolios
  • Experience leading and growing teams either within an organization as a Consultant and/or Internal IT Leader
  • Knowledge and application of common frameworks and methods such as ITIL V4, Agile\SAFe, NIST, or other, data governance etc
  • Passion for continuous learning, holding a bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Minimum of fifteen years of progressive responsibility and career growth in a technology consulting environment
  • Minimum of five years leading the technology organization for private equity- or venture finance-backed startup and rapidly expanding companies

What We Offer

  • Extended Healthcare with Prescription Drugs, Dental and Vision Insurance (Company Paid)
  • Life and AD&D Insurance (Company Paid)
  • Employee Assistance Program (Company Paid)
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) with company match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Employee Discounts
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions