Blockchain Solution Architect (Quorum, Hyperledger)
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Clients need savvy Solution Architects like you to articulate their problems and primary business drivers. Solution Architects are pre-sale professionals that bring together subject-matter experts across Accenture to co-create the solution strategy for client opportunities by mapping offering and assets to the client buyer values and overall win strategy. They own the creation of the solution plan including staffing, pricing and overall solution approach.
You will often:
Formulate solution approaches incorporating a wide variety of emerging technology domains including blockchain, decentralized identity, confidential computing, extended reality, quantum computing, and robotics based on client scope and objectives. Translate complex functional, technical, and business requirements into a standard solution offering deal approach, solution plan, proposal and cost estimate leveraging standard process methods, deliverables and the right collection of offerings. Foster innovative solution brainstorming sessions with internal staff and provide collaborative innovation strategy sessions with customer technical and business stakeholders that result in the creation of differentiated and innovative solutions.
5+ years of pre-sales technical experience including client relationship management, evaluation, architecture design, proposal generation, negotiations and closing.
3+ years of experience designing and delivering solutions with one or more blockchain platforms: Quorum, R3 Corda, Hyperledger Fabric, DAML, Enterprise Ethereum, Hyperledger Indy/Aries.
3+ years of experience proposing solutions to C-Suite or VP level key decision makers.
1-2 years of experience managing distributed teams, conducting performance reviews and assisting others with career development.
Experience implementing technical architecture concepts and methods as a technical architect on projects.
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree - STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) majors preferred.
Bonus points if:
You have pre-sales experience driving technical solutions at an average value $1-5M.
You have industry experience in capital markets, supply chain management, or public sector.
You have project experience through all phases of a typical software development lifecycle (SDLC), preferably with agile methods like Scrum, Kanban, SAFe.
You have knowledge, training, or experience with technical architecture methodologies like TOGAF, ITIL, COBIT, or similar.
You have knowledge, training, or experience with emerging technologies and trends such as decentralized identity, confidential computing, extended reality, quantum computing, or robotics.
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.
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