Data & AI Delivery Lead
Title: Data & AI Delivery Lead
Location: Dubai (United Arab Emirates) / Riyadh (Saudi Arabia
Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Song, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centres. Our 738,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
We provide innovative services that span Cloud; systems integration and application management; security; intelligent platform services; infrastructure services; software engineering services; data and artificial intelligence. We also deliver it at speed and at scale through our Advanced Technology Centres.
We continuously innovate our services, capabilities and platforms through early adoption of new technologies such as blockchain, robotics, 5G, quantum computing and edge computing.
Own modern data & analytics platform implementation / modernization / migration projects from requirements gathering till support.
Lead large, complex data initiatives including multiple project sub-streams and subject matter experts.
Define/create migration roadmap and budgeting large scale cloud migration projects.
Develop contract content to ensure the data platform solution is contracted to deliver client and Accenture value.
Bring the operational experience to bear to ensure the solution is deliverable at acceptable risk to Accenture.
Demonstrate data platform experience when communicating with clients on their requirements, turning these into technical transformation solutions.
Build and manage strong relationships with stakeholders and various teams internally and externally.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
10+ years of overall experience with at least 3 years leading delivery of large-scale data & analytics projects.
Experience with one or more Cloud platforms
Experience with one or more modern data & analytics solutions – Informatica, Databricks, Snowflake etc.
Experience with SCRUM, SAFE, Waterfall methodology
Ability to architect data solutions, applying concepts of data modelling, data validation, consolidation, data quality, data discovery and catalogue, data lineage.
Experience with relational and non-relational databases, structured and unstructured data, data pipelines, batch, near real-time and streaming.
Experience in working in multinational environment and with complex landscapes.
Self-motivation, proactiveness and openness to changes.
Ability to make things happen and to keep deadlines.
Ability to work under pressure and manage unexpected situations.
Business oriented and results driven.
Good analytical skills.
Effective communication and presentation skills.
Related certifications confirming cloud, data, analytics & delivery experience would be a plus.
Why join us?
We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues.
You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools.
Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards.
You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends.
You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live.
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
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