Armin Kittel

Washington, District of Columbia, US

Business & IT Transformation Consultant
Background

About Armin

Visionary IT leader with broadly diverse technical expertise across multiple disciplines. Built a proven track record of achieving operational excellence & efficiency, innovation, business transformation, and driving revenue growth.
● In a consultant role, championed an IT Strategy to transform the business. Drawing from extensive and diverse experience, developed and presented innovative cloud-based business concepts to senior executives. Business concepts leveraged existing core capabilities combined with leading edge technologies to drive new business opportunities and top-line revenue growth.
● Results driven hands-on leader managing teams across a wide spectrum of IT disciplines; exhibiting a coaching leadership style, inspired high performing teams; applying exceptional analytical skills, demonstrated ability to introduce innovative solutions for complex business problems. As a senior IT leader, reported in positions of responsibility one or two levels removed from C-level executives at a hierarchically flat Fortune 10 company for most of my career.
● Experience in setting direction for and leading teams in IT Strategy & Planning, Enterprise Architecture, IT Operations, IT Security, Billing Operations, Systems Integration and Application Development.
● Delivered multiple large scale OSS & BSS systems deployments leading 300+ skilled professionals with budgets in excess of $100M. Provided architecture leadership and program ownership ensuring on time and within budget delivery for tight scheduled business critical and strategic transformation programs.

Work Experience

Senior Director - Chief Enterprise Architect

Cognizant Technology Solutions

January 2015 - December 2016