Job Location: London
Job Number: 00481090 00481090_en
Role: SDN / Virtualisation Manager
Organization: Accenture Consulting - Communications, Media and Technology
Travel: Up to 100% (Monday – Thursday)
It’s no secret that technology has radically changed how we live, work and play – and we believe the best is yet to come. Join Accenture and work with interesting clients to design, architect, sell and deliver industry-specific assets and solutions. Bring industry expertise and innovation to the account teams to help address our clients’ needs. You’ll be in for an exciting ride, as a trusted advisor who transforms leading organizations, taking them to the next level of industry innovation and performance.
Accenture Consulting works across five Industry Groups: Financial Services, Products, Resources, Health and Public Services, and Communications, Media and Technology. By combining our end-to-end portfolio of technology services with a tested, outcome-oriented approach, you’ll help clients quickly become more agile to meet and exceed their goals.
Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world.
Communications, Media and Technology
In this role, you’ll be part of the Communications, Media & Technology group where you’ll work with companies that are creating the products of tomorrow. Accenture works with 95% of the world's 20 largest Communications companies, 80% of the Fortune 500's Electronics and High Tech companies, 67% of the world's 50 largest Media companies, and all 6 of the major Hollywood studios. You'll use your industry-specific expertise to help your clients seize the opportunities made possible by the convergence of communications, computing and content.
You will be part of the Network Practice, which helps our clients innovate and transform their businesses around how they plan, build, launch and operate network and service platforms in order to streamline operations, minimize time to market, and reduce costs.
Your experience will include:
· 5 + years of proven Consulting/Services experience in the Communications, Media & Technology industry:
o Client relationship management
o Business Process optimization and effectiveness through technology solutions for SDN and NFV
o Insight to market and industry trends, and their impact on a client
· 4+ years of exposure to Communications/Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment, or Electronics and High Tech industries
· 2+ years SDN (Software Defined Network) Experience – including business creation case , design and deployment of SDN
· Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
To set yourself apart you, experience in the following is preferred:
· Networking (e.g., TCP/IP, IP+Optical, IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS), IPTV, 3G, WiFi, LTE, SIP, Small Cells, DAS (Distributed Antenna System), DIAMETER, Unified Communications, VoIP, Routing / Switches, etc.)
· Previous experience or interest in working in globally distributed workforce environments, including offshore models
· Experience defining and integrating technical solutions into an organization`s strategy, vision, and aspirations
· Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
· Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills, with organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
· Exposure to analytics and analytical methods, both prescriptive and predictive
· Proficient in MS Office
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 specialised 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. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2017
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
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