Role: Network Technology Consultant
Location: London, Manchester or Edinburgh
Travel: up to 100%’
Salary: £47,000 - £87,000
Closing Date: 31/08/2017
If you join Accenture you can make great ideas happen for some of the world's most dynamic companies. With broad global resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and deliver results.
Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life. A career in Consulting is varied and stimulating because each project presents a new challenge and will give you exposure to new clients, business issues, technologies and people. We need people who are able to challenge conventional thought, offer unique perspectives and conceive more innovative solutions for our clients.
Infrastructure and Security Services within Accenture’s Operations business division provides consulting and outsourcing services across Cloud, Data Centres, Security, End User Compute, Networks and Service Management to the world’s leading organisations. To support this fast and growing market, Accenture is seeking to recruit Infrastructure Technology Managers within the Network domain to plan, design, build and implement Network solutions for clients in the UK, Europe and around the globe.
As a consultant you will support business case definition and shaping the transformation roadmap. You will work as part of a team to take the transformation roadmaps and define programme delivery plans and then deliver the transformational change for our clients. You could also lead delivery teams, bringing together our portfolio of businesses to bring the best of Accenture to our clients.
We expect our consultants to be always relevant, bringing our clients expertise and experience in infrastructure technology and solutions. Our consultants must combine industry and technology relevance with strong delivery experience and stakeholder management as well as capabilities specific to the industry they are working in.
A typical Accenture Networks project will take the client through the full project lifecycle as a trusted partner. Starting with the definition of an initial concept, defining a business case and obtaining approval, followed by the functional design, high level and detailed design steps. Culminating with the build, integration and test, acceptance phases which will enable a successful deployment with the clients organisation.
- Building strong relationships with senior stakeholders
- Stakeholder Management
- Team Management
- Solution or Programme Costing and Estimating
- Client focus and influencing skills (advisory)
- Input into end to end delivery lifecycle of network and telephony solutions
- Providing subject matter expertise when collaborating on cross platform projects with teams responsible for Network, Desktop and Data Centre