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IT Tower Lead

Job Location: Kuala Lumpur

Regional Description: Malaysia

Job Number: 00662493


- Job description

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.
Experienced professional who has expertise in managing people, process and technology in the control room environment, including: shift-based team leadership, strategic program oversight, effective communication (writing, speaking and presenting) and policy and procedure development, as well as technical and project management. Responsible for driving process implementation and refinement, short and long-term project management, cross-team (control room and field-services) collaboration, maintenance of internal and external stakeholder relationships, build relationships and seek new partners across the enterprise and directly supervises a team of Function Leads.
Main accountabilities
  • Determine the SSC approach, staffing, responsibilities, and schedule.
  • Develop and/or review estimates and estimating assumptions for the SSC's schedule, effort, and cost using established estimating models, best practices, and past experiences. The resulting estimates account for all activities in the SSC scope, including project management and application development tasks, software quality assurance reviews, and vendor and contract management activities.
  • Define team member roles and expectations, and ensure timely feedback. Ensure that SSC resources receive any necessary training and are used effectively.
  • Manage provision of SSC resources. Ensures that each SSC staff is adequately trained. Ensures that capacity plan and resource issues are properly addressed.
  • Provide guidance and fosters career and professional development of personnel. Review, and be responsible for, the overall development and integration of requirements.
  • Measure and monitor progress at clearly defined points in the process to ensure that the SSC services are delivered on time, within budget, and that it meets or exceeds expectations. Balance scope, schedule, budget, quality, and risks. Make adjustments as necessary.
  • Authorize financial and SSC purchases documents.
  • Define the SSC iterations strategy. Manage and evaluate iterations.
Performs tasks related to:
  • Project Management
  • Operations Management
  • Technical Management
    • Server Management
    • Storage Management
    • Network Management
    • Service Desk Management
    • Workplace Management
    • Security Management
    • IT Service Assurance
  • Stakeholder Management
Educational Qualifications
  • Bachelor Degree in a related field
  • 10+ years proven work experience in shared services or IT operations environment.
  • 8+ years proven work experience in direct supervisory of 20 – 50 employees.
  • ITIL, PMP, other management and technical certifications.

Working Conditions

  • Flexible options will be available during critical activities considering 24x7 support and on-call support services.
  • Travel is expected for this role particularly during meetings with clients and stakeholders.
  • Others
  • Outstanding communication, oral and written, and interpersonal skills.
  • Good organizational, multitasking, and time management skills.
  • Experience in program or project management.
  • Ability to speak, read & write Mandarin is required
You will also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization.  We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
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, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
 “If you choose to apply for this role, please note the special circumstances relating to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data.
In addition to the “Consent and Acknowledgment – Personal Data” terms and conditions set out in Accenture’s Taleo webpage, if you apply for this role, we will be sharing your personal data with our client. While Accenture is the hiring entity, all candidates hired for this role will be working on Accenture’s project with the client (“Project”). As the client is separately hiring for this Project, your personal data will be shared with the client for the recruitment purposes of either party. Accenture and the client remain separate entities and all recruitment decisions are made independently and separately.
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