Job Description

Our Cloud First Network (CFN) group is a 6,000+ strong team of Network Professionals who combine deep business insight and technology supporting CSPs (Communication Service Providers), Technology and Hyperscale clients to deploy, transform, scale and operate their networks. There is no one player who can bring together the scale and end-to-end capabilities that we can. This is what our clients’ current challenges and opportunities demand of us and it is what makes us differentiates us from other consulting firms in the market.

A role in CFN will see you learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways.

The type of profile we are looking for is: 

  • passionate about the opportunities that lies in network transformation enabled by private 5G networks, edge computing and cloud technologies 

  • have experience with enterprise-wide, complex transformation strategies and expertise in network, platforms, data and/or cloud strategies as lever for change 

  • have strong analytical and conceptual skills, fluency and solid, structured communication skills in English as well as flexibility, mobility and team player abilities as key preconditions for everyday consulting 


As a Core Network Engineer, you will: 

  • understand the value and build a narrative on how network transformation can unlock for our clients  

  • have a good understanding of how to shape and deliver network transformation initiatives and can advise our clients throughout their transformation journey 

  • define cloud powered strategies and operating models and lead the next wave of enterprise-wide transformations 

  • continuously refine the cloud narrative and keep up to date with latest cloud ecosystem / technology trends and how they impact our client’s business 

  • work in a multi-services team and jointly with our client account teams you generate new network related opportunities 

  • work to establish yourself as a thought leader and develop differentiating industry / function point-of-views  

  • connect with our cloud ecosystem partners (e.g., hyperscalers, platform providers) to shape joint go-to-market initiatives 


As a Core Network Engineer, you will primarily bring experience and expertise on: 

  • 4G/5G (and 3G) Radio Technology and especially disaggregated forms of Radio networks (O-RAN/OpenRAN) (Strategy, Planning and Design)  

  • Network Deployment (Strategy, Planning and Design, Network Roll-out and Expansion for Radio and Fiber networks)  

  • Network and Service Operations (Automated and Intelligent Platforms, Data-driven operating models, Artificial Intelligence focusing on OPEX reduction and NPS improvement) 

  • Telco Cloud (Telco grade virtualization technologies, network virtualization, network security, network automation)  

  • Network Security (Security strategy, compliance, cyber defense, security testing, managed security)  

  • Connected Industry networks and Private Mobile Networks (4G/5G)  

  • Enterprise networks (SDWAN, Enterprise LAN, Cloud infrastructure)  


In these areas we are looking for professionals who help us with Service Delivery (orchestration of complex delivery projects), Asset Development in our Labs as well as Sales and Go-to-Market activities.

Accenture facilitates a hybrid way of working leveraging also on flexibility and mobility which are required to deliver this role in order to spend enough time onsite with our clients and partners, so enabling delivery of the first-class services we are known for.

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at

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