Microsoft Practice Director

  • Definitive Logic
  • Arlington, VA, USA
  • Jun 04, 2021

Job Description

Definitive Logic is actively seeking a Microsoft Solutions Practice Director to drive digital transformation to generate mission outcomes for Federal agencies by maximizing their investments in Microsoft technologies.   

A successful candidate will build upon Definitive Logic's foundation as a Microsoft Gold Partner with 50+ certified practitioners through thought leadership, industry engagement, R&D, and other areas that support the continued maturation of the practice.  

In this capacity, the Practice Director runs a profit center reporting to our CEO and is responsible for all operational activities for the Practice.  Other duties include collaborating with executive management, defining and executing go-to-market plans, leading people, and managing project delivery success factors such as profitability, resource utilization, deliverables, budget, and customer/partner/practitioner satisfaction. Other important responsibilities include identifying and capturing business opportunities by creating and expanding client relationships.   

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Leads team of Microsoft enthusiasts/practitioners driving digital transformation across the Federal government.  

  • Responsible for definition of innovative strategies and business plans for the practice in alignment with corporate strategy.  

  • Responsible for Thought Leadership for the Practice, including definition of solution offerings aligned to Microsoft’s competencies with support from our Chief Technology Officer (CTO). 

  • Formulates and executes budget for the Practice, with support from Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and a Project Control Analyst, including realization of target margins and responsible expenditure of Practice overhead/controllable expenses.   

  • Responsible for attainment of business and financial objectives for the Practice.   

  • Owns pipeline of future work for the Practice, with support from our Chief Growth Officer (CGO), including personally performing demand creation activities.  

  • Owns delivery of direct projects owned by the Practice, with support from our Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Customer Experience Officer (CXO). 

  • Responsible for all aspects of talent recruitment, talent management, and employee experience for the Practitioners in the Practice, with support from our Chief People & Culture Officer (CPCO), a P&C Business Partner and our Recruiting Team.

  • Highly collaborative role requiring interface with our other Practice Directors, including cross-selling and matrixed resource support. 

  • Visible/vocal leader in corporate meetings and events, and strong contributor to company culture and continuous reinvention. 

  • Example for others in personally exhibiting behaviors of our organizational principles daily.  Runs Practice in accordance with these behaviors, holding others accountable to our standard. 

  • ​Maintains impeccable business integrity throughout all functions.   

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must love Microsoft and be passionate about sharing that love with others!  

  • Deep understanding of Microsoft Cloud technologies 

  • Experience working with Microsoft channel ecosystem to drive adoption & growth of Microsoft business in partnership with ATUs 

  • Proven track record winning consulting engagements with customers based on Microsoft Cloud, which includes Azure, O365 & D365 

  • Deep understanding of cloud computing, Legacy modernization & digital transformation challenges and solutions. 

  • Experience building and growing a practice in a consulting environment  

  • Bachelor’s degree  

  • 10 or more years of relevant experience  

  • 5 years of leadership experience  

  • Ability to obtain Government security clearance (DoD Secret)  

  • Ability to travel 0-25% as required  

TRAITS:

  • Microsoft technophile and curious life-long learner 

  • Servant leader who can build, motivate, enable, and lead a collaborative and winning growth team  

  • Hands-on leader who will roll up sleeves as needed  

  • Consultant at heart. Must legitimately and deeply care about producing positive outcomes and Return on Investment (ROI) for the Federal government and American taxpayer 

  • Inspirational communicator  

  • Impeccable business integrity with verifiable reputation for staying accountable to every handshake 
     

About Definitive Logic

Definitive Logic is a management and technology consulting firm known for delivering outcomes and ROI for agencies’ most complex business challenges. 

We are a Small Business based in Arlington, VA which delivers performance-based and outcome-driven technology consulting solutions that directly support the strategic intent of our Defense, Homeland Security, Emergency Management, Federal Civilian and Commercial clients. We’re the preferred technology integration partner for Federal agencies to apply the best of data science, app dev, DevSecOps, cyber and cloud solutions to improve decision support, empower front-line employees and enhance back-office operations. We serve as trusted advisors providing objective, fact-based, vendor & technology-neutral consulting services.

Definitive Logic is ultimately a team of problem solvers — thought leaders, domain experts, coders, data enthusiasts, and technophiles.  Our exciting projects and learning and sharing culture has consistently resulted in validation as a Great Place to Work: 2021 Washington Post Top Work Places  (7-time winner) | 2021 Virginia Best Places To Work  (8 years running, #1 midsize in 2019).

Definitive Logic is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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