Ironside is committed to the personal and professional growth of all our team members. We want you to be successful, and we will provide you with the tools, knowledge and experience to do so as swiftly as possible. As an Ironside consultant, you stand to gain exposure to a variety of projects, industries, functions and technologies.
Life at the Ironside is anything but typical when compared to other technology consulting firms. We foster an environment that is equal parts exciting, challenging, supportive and diverse. In joining Ironside, you’ll be surrounded by peers that are highly motivated, highly intelligent and always eager to share their knowledge and experiences with you. Really smart people you will love working with.
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Ironside exudes a culture of knowledge sharing and mentoring that has come to define our brand from the inside out. The moment you walk in the door on your first day, you can sense that everyone around you is eager to share their experiences, and help you in any and every way possible to be successful. Mentoring is not just a formal initiative at Ironside – it’s a way of life. We help new employees navigate the Ironside network and we encourage everyone to seek out their own mentors that best fit their intended career paths.
We mandate that all of our consultants become formally certified in multiple technological disciplines. Levels of certification include both IBM as well as internal degrees of recognition that extend well beyond the basic technology. Ironside will provide you with the education, experience and training to be successful and attain the highest levels of certification in your domain.
At Ironside we firmly believe, that in the world of business analytics, there is always something new to be learned. In support of our continuous learning culture we provide opportunities for experienced consultants to continue their development. This can range from attending one of our internal workshops on emerging technologies or new consulting methodologies, to attending an industry conferences such as IBM Insight, or TDWI. We are always relentlessly seeking out opportunities to increase of breadth and depth of our skills.
Ironside offers an extensive internal training and development program that covers a wide breadth of technologies and methods. This program draws from our existing curriculum of formal professional education for business analytics technology, but also blends in case studies and specialized consulting approaches. Undergraduate new hires can expect to endure an intensive “BI Boot Camp” that is designed to impart you with the knowledge and skills to excel as a consultant within Ironside.
As technology consultants, we are firm believers in practicing what we preach. We rely on online tools and training to ensure the purposeful sharing of knowledge and information across the entire firm, in all of our regional offices. Our weekly internal lunch and learn workshops are hosted online and provide the services team a means to share valuable actionable knowledge in a short amount of time. These sessions are always recorded and archived in our internal video training library and can be streamed on-demand for later viewing. Our online “Ironside Portal” gives all employees direct access to all of our internal best practices, consulting knowledge base and project work which is constantly being added to and updated on a daily basis. As a team we utilize discussion groups and email lists to help solve our toughest problems together. We always advocate to customers and team members like, that as an Ironside consultant you are never alone in the field. Thanks to our use of collaborative technology you have the knowledge and expertise of the brightest minds in our industry at your fingertips.