Job Description

As a Cloud Advisor, you will be:

  • Leading teams involved in the delivery of enterprise wide Cloud advisory and transformation programs with Fortune 500 / FTSE 100 companies;
  • Working with executive-level clients to unlock new potential streams of Business Value by bringing to life a cloud-enabled enterprise transformation agenda;
  • Helping to define Cloud technology roadmaps and industry/functional solutions, advising senior technical clients on cloud-enabled enterprise transformation agendas;
  • Driving the strategic planning of our clients’ multi-year Cloud journeys with a clear industry focus across Accenture’s priority 19 industries – this includes Cloud strategy, architecture and product/service design within an industry context;
  • Responsible for driving the creation of the value case for the client business challenges that would most benefit from migration/transformation to AWS, Azure, GCP, Alibaba cloud providers, or hybrid cloud;
  • Delivering Cloud optimization services across the lifetime of a Cloud transformation journey, driving up client value across architecture, economics, engineering/security and service delivery;
  • Exploiting the innovation of Cloud using higher-order products (AI, IOT, Advanced Analytics, 5G), and industry/functional solutions to create new business value;
  • Enabling the adoption of DevSecOps and Continuous ‘everything’, with a new workforce and operating model underpinned by enterprise change management;
  • Building and applying technical, industry, and functional knowledge to support efforts in selling opportunities to both existing and new clients;



Qualifications

  • client/market experience in Cloud, enterprise architecture, data, and New IT operating models with a demonstrated record of successful, new business generation, and client leadership across a broad client portfolio.
  • A Technology strategy consulting/advisory firm including audit-consulting or strategy houses;
  • Global technology services firm or niche mid-scale Cloud engineering/delivery and advisory firm;
  • Senior industry position focused recently on Cloud transformation.
  • Clear understanding of Business and Technology strategy and delivery within key industries.
  • Deep understanding of the dynamics in technology organization/the CIO’s domain and the business/Line of Business areas served.
  • Knowledge and utilization of technology and digital solutions for clients.
  • Demonstrated ability to link business strategy expertise with operational know-how and understanding of technology to drive leading digital solutions and positioning for clients.
  • Strong rolodex of senior executives.
  • Extensive relationships at senior levels across key Accenture markets: North America, Europe and Growth Markets.
  • Bachelor’s degree is required; advanced degree, such as an M.B.A., is preferred. Certifications across AWS, MSFT, GCP and Alibaba advised. Broader Computer Science and Cloud/Data certifications and academic experience will also strengthen candidacy.

Locations

Melbourne,Sydney

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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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