Job Location: Melbourne
Regional Description: Australia
Job Number: 00676644 00676644_en
Your career in Accenture Products
Enterprise Architect: New IT (cloud-focused, SaaS) – Senior Manager
Do you want to help the world’s best-known brands?
Join us to address their most complex issues
As an experienced professional, your market-leading industry, management and technology-consulting expertise will help clients navigate their landscape. You'll provide the critical solutions that improve their performance and deliver better outcomes for their consumers.
Accenture Products Group
Our Products Group brings together people with first-class consultancy skills and specialist industry expertise. You will develop a career working across a range of industries including legal, retail, consumer goods and services, automotive, infrastructure and travel. To join us here you’ll need the sharp thinking to solve complex business problems and provide deep industry insight and technological know-how on a global level. The scope of the role, exposure to clients and cutting-edge technologies will provide an ideal platform to develop your consulting career.
We are looking for experienced enterprise architects in our technology advisory practice. The candidates will combine deep technology expertise and industry-specific insights to transform our clients’ ability to achieve their business outcomes using innovative technologies.
A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:
Understand clients' industry landscape and business in the context of technology and customer trends
Drive a rigorous and structured approach to frame and solve the technology business problems for our clients
Define the reference architecture and the architecture governance framework
Define the world-class solutions to align with the reference architecture
Define the implementation roadmap spanning simple IT projects to large-scale, enterprise-level change programs
Maintains knowledge of evolving technology trends and applies those to develop innovative approaches to deliver value for our clients.
Experience in sales and delivery of technology consulting work
Experience in client facing skilled base consulting work
Broad, diverse experience and knowledge of major New IT technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Cloud, IoT, etc.
Exposure to industry frameworks such as TOGAF.
Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable
8+ years of relevant technical consulting experience across some of the following areas:
Enterprise Architecture & Transformation: experience in developing the foundation for client business and technology capabilities and execution improvement
New IT Transformation: experience in helping clients assess, build, transform and operationalize NEW IT capabilities to support the new breed of customer experience-based business models
Digital Architecture: experience in designing enterprise digital architecture, including industry specific platforms and services enabling integration and delivery of multi-speed IT.
Transformation Management: experience in end to end definition, implementation and management service for the NEW IT transformation across all streams of change enabling the rotation to happen in a manner that is positive for the people and beneficial for the business,
Cloud Advisory: experience in evaluating cloud-based technologies, create journey to cloud and an industry-specific cloud orchestration approach resulting in both agility and savings from As-a-Service models.
Security: experience in security engineer to determine security risks, define a comprehensive security roadmap for applications, APIs and data such that security, compliance and resilience an integral part of the IT solutions.
IT Workforce Transformation: experience in designing services to define organization structure, Talent and sourcing plan to enable future workforce for the NEW IT organization. Implementation and management of the rotation to the NEW.
IT Strategy & Effectiveness: Experience in the business application of technology, an analytical and rigorous approach, business case experience, ability to turn data into insightful executive summaries
Data Architecture & Governance: Experience to new business models and customer journeys enabled by evolving data architecture and advanced analytics
Agile: Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Certified Scrum Master / Certified SAFe Agilest, Continuous Integration Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) design and implementation experience, DevOps design experience
Minimum of bachelor’s Degree
Preferred skills & experience:
Proven ability to delivery on a team-oriented environment
Proven problem-solving ability with structural reasoning, sharp with numbers and creative thinking to work creatively and analytically in a client business issue solving environment
Proven track record in client relationship development
Experience leading or managing small teams effectively and planning/structuring consulting work
Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Excellent leadership and management skills
Comfort with complexity and ambiguity, globally connected and locally relevant, naturally collaborative, bold to change, to learn and stay relevant, non-negotiable standards of high performance
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With more than 435,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
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