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Accenture Strategy and Consulting: Your Unique Place in our Global Collective

Being part of Accenture Strategy and Consulting means becoming an expert at making the New Happen Now. To us, the New is all about the pivot that turns constant disruption to continuous reinvention. We are an innovation-led company that works at the heart of our clients’ organisations so that no matter how complex the business challenge, we face the future with confidence.

As a team:

The Data and AI revolution is changing everything. It’s everywhere - transforming how we work and play. Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. Accenture Applied Intelligence is driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate with the ecosystem, operate, and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

Accenture Applied Intelligence practice in Ireland comprises of:

  • Accenture’s Fraud, Risk and Financial Crime Analytics Global Centre of Excellence, based in Dublin. We work with our clients globally to transform their fraud, risk, and financial crime capabilities through the application of Data and AI.

  • Accenture’s Applied Intelligence local practice which uses analytics and AI to help our clients in the Irish market to transform how they operate and grow.

All areas of Accenture Applied Intelligence utilise the full range of Data and AI skills, from Strategy, Data Architecture, Data Engineering, Data Science, AI, and Visual Insights.

If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you.  You'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job.

 In this role you will:  

  • Participate in the development of strategies and roadmaps for data and analytics solutions – solution planning (e.g. solution(s), business case(s), scope, estimates, contingency, schedule, delivery resourcing plans, assumptions, risks)

  • Design and implement enterprise data architecture(s) in collaboration with Delivery leads. The data architecture(s) will comprise of data integration and data conversion solutions, with batch or real-time information delivery, depending on what is required by the data and analytics roadmap.

  • Developing data governance, quality processes and related business operating models to ensure implemented data architecture is managed and maintained ongoing.

  • Clean, aggregate and interpret data in preparation for analysis.

  • Solve challenging business problems using the implemented data model(s)/architecture and data science solutions e.g. deployment of machine learning algorithms

  • Define approaches to embed and scale machine learning and other analytics models

  • Build reusable data science assets, solutions and develop best practices for current and future business problems

  • Consult on complex analyses and advanced machine learning methods

  • Run discovery and visual analytics to identify new and innovative opportunities.

  • Work with key client(s) to ensure adoption of data science solution(s) to maximise the return on investment.

  • Contribute data engineering and data science expertise to new sales activities


Resume Program

The Accenture ReSUME Program is designed to help professionals return to work after a prolonged break (2 years plus) – be it for family, travel or any array of personal reasons.

Our vision was to create a programme that is mutually beneficial. For returners, we wanted to create a practical, safe and accelerated path to support them in confidently re-engaging with our business and rediscovering their value, in the workplace. For Accenture, it would provide access to a largely untapped pool of highly-qualified, motivated talent while also supporting our diversity agenda.

ReSUME is initially a 6-month fixed contract with a view to permanency based on business demand.

What’s in it for you

  • We will provide coaching and mentoring as part of your 6 month placement

  • Flexible working arrangements can be discussed depending on the position.

  • At Accenture Ireland, in addition to a competitive base salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes pension, private health insurance, discounted gym membership, emergency caring facilities, and 2 days’ leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

About Accenture

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, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 674,000 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 

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All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as applicable by law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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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