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Accenture Consulting – Consultant/Manager Network Engineering

Job Location: Amsterdam

Job Number: 00299977


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Accenture Consulting – Consultant/Manager Network Engineering

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.


Job description

In this role, you’ll be part of the Communications, Media & Technology (CMT) 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.


CMT-Cross Industry professionals develop and deliver business solutions across all CMT industries.


This position 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. You will also have a close co-operation responsibility with various units and geographies inside Accenture.


Your Role

There will never be a typical day at Accenture, but that’s why people love it here. The opportunities to make a difference and to shape the future of the industry in which you work are unlimited and your skills will place you right at the heart of our clients. Here are just a few of your day-to-day responsibilities:


Grow the industry and shape solutions for our clients at Accenture: 

  • Develop and refresh industry go-to-market strategies to drive sales and grow market share based on industry-specific assets, offerings and business services
  • Build and maintain the internal network (i.e., ecosystem) to advance industry solutions in the marketplace and align and mobilize internal resources
  • Apply industry knowledge and expertise to deliver industry solutions and business services, providing subject matter expertise, market leadership, and thought leadership
  • Create and strengthen the link between industry challenges and Accenture offerings, supporting further development of credentials for our business services, offerings and campaigns
  • Shape our business by developing the most innovative and differentiated industry assets and offerings to create value for our clients 

Network deployment requires operations consultants and managers to drive the plan, design, install and construct processes at communications service providers. You will managing process or technology assessments and recommendations, conduct operating model analysis and provide recommendations to help carriers more efficiently design, install and deploy network to support services.

Ability to travel up to 100% (Monday – Thursday) is required.


  • Master Degree
  • 3-10+ years of proven Consulting experience in the Communications, Media & Technology industry:

o Client relationship management

o Business Process optimization and effectiveness through technology solutions

o Insight to market and industry trends, and their impact on a client

  • 3-10+ years of exposure to communications networks, network operations (engineering, service delivery, service assurance or field force)
  • 3-10+ year experience with network transformation - across people, process and technology domains
  • 3-10+ years of Team management in Network Operations, Network Deployment. Architecture or Business Processes in the Telecommunications space
  • Structuring, solutioning and selling assets to Communications, Media & Technology clients – encompassing the application, technology, process and training required to support it
  • Improving business performance, creating long-term relationships focused on execution excellence
  • Creating application use cases – either for users or external applications
  • Project Management skills
  • Preferred degrees with concentrations in the following areas: Engineering, MIS, Business or Science background.
  • Preferred experience in the following industry or technical area’s: 

o Network Function Virtualization (NFV), SDN, and Cloud Computing

o Networking (e.g., TCP/IP, IP MPLS, IP Multimedia Subsystem, Video, WiFi, 3G, LTE, Small Cells, SIP, DIAMETER,  VoIP, Routing / Switches, etc.)

o Design and/or Architecture experience in Large Scale implementations of Optical Core, IP Core, Transmission and Access Networks 

  • 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  

We offer

A work environment with a focus on your personal development. You work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses. Within Accenture, we offer our employees a lot of learning opportunities in the area of capability and personal development. You’ll be attending training at international locations together with colleagues from various countries.

Moreover, you have the opportunity to contribute with your expertise to our Corporate Citizenship Program.

Accenture offers excellent employee benefits, including:

  • A permanent contract;
  • 13th month and holiday pay which you can manage in a flexible benefits tool;
  • Appealing bonus program;
  • Good transport arrangement (e.g. lease car);
  • Pension scheme set up on your personal situation;
  • Laptop and smartphone;
  • Expense allowance;
  • Discount on Accenture shares.  


Then we would be eager to get to know you. Apply directly online through the button ´solliciteer online´ and send us your CV and motivation letter. For more information about this vacancy you can contact Puck Becht via

An assessment will be part of the selection procedure.

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