Internet of Things IoT Implementation Director

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Cloud Description

This TalentCloud seeks IoT Implementation Directors with extensive experience in building end-to-end IoT solutions. This includes device/gateway, connectivity (NFC, LAN, WAN), IoT platform, applications (web, mobile, messaging). Other responsibilities and skills include:

  • All experts should be able to assess requirements, perform architecture and technology selection, and based on resourcing, budgeting and scheduling requirements find suppliers and identify resources
  • The IoT Implementation Directors must be able to take responsibility for the implementation
  • They should be able to create Agile Epics and work with the SCRUM manager to populate these with stories
  • Responsible for end-to-end implementation
  • Architecture selection (device, connectivity, data gathering, applications)
  • Technology selection (device, connectivity, data gathering, applications, other)
  • Supplier selection (platform, devices, connectivity, software)
  • Resourcing and budgeting

Required Skills

  • Understanding IoT in all its technology, business, and implementation angles such as solutions, suppliers, competitive landscape, business model, etc.
  • Understand the 4 core IoT components: devices, connectivity, IoT platforms, and applications
  • Comprehend IoT solution requirements and be able to translate these into technology/implementation selection
  • Understand use cases and user profiles for them
  • Know underlying technology capabilities and tradeoffs for devices (embedded computing), gateways (gateway agents), connectivity (technologies & protocols), IoT platforms (AWS, Microsoft, Cloud Platforms, Premise platforms), applications (web, mobile, APIs, other)
  • Knowledge about relevant IoT standards
  • Knowledge about IoT security architectures and issues
  • Knowledge about data models used in IoT and how they are implemented using different protocols
  • Knowledge about web protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, etc.)
  • Understand connectivity platforms and how to implement them and integrate with them
  • Knowing how to bring up an IoT solution starting with Tracer Bullet and evolving it to a full solution
  • Agile project experience along with the ability to create Epics and manage the creation of associated stories
  • Ability to direct project management and technical implementation teams¬†
  • Experience in sourcing product and technologies (know-how to create supplier relationships)

Preferred Skills

  • 5+ years IoT experience working for IoT supplier or implementing IoT solutions
  • Experience with chip technology suppliers and their offerings - ARM, major semiconductor manufacturers
  • Direct experience with IoT hardware and device suppliers
  • Understanding of all relevant IoT connectivity and communication protocols (BLE, ZigBee, LoRaWAN, WiFi, LAN, Cellular, LTEm, NB-IoT)
  • Knowledge of IoT RTOS, Gateway agents, Edge processing, IoT Listeners, Internet protocols, Web applications, Mobile apps (Android & Apple)
  • Experience with IoT platforms (AWS IoT Core, Azure IoT, Google IoT, and specific platforms aimed at verticals)
  • Understand IoT partnering programs and how to use them
  • Track record of creating and managing supplier relationships
  • Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering or Software Engineering Training (BS or MS), Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
  • SCRUM certification

Are you an Expert in this field?

If you possess proficiency in any of the skills in this field, you can apply to this TalentCloud. Once you have been approved to join this Cloud, you will be able to access exclusive contract opportunities from our clients.