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Scientific Informatics Program Manager

Job Location: DC, DC - Washington

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00521275


- Job description

Do you want to work where scientific innovation meets leading-edge technology? Join Accenture Scientific Informatics Services and help our clients apply digital technologies to revolutionize scientific and laboratory processes.


Accenture Scientific Informatics Services combines the scientific and laboratory informatics expertise of LabAnswer with Accenture’s strategic and business consulting capabilities, industry platforms, innovation approach and global scale to help transform how scientific and laboratory processes are conducted across a variety of industries—helping make them faster, more efficient and more effective than ever before.


Leveraging digital technologies such as automation, artificial intelligence, Internet of Things, analytics and cloud, in combination with a fundamental redesign of the scientific user experience, Accenture Scientific Informatics Services helps organizations better capture, manage, integrate and analyze complex scientific data. This can improve the discovery and manufacturing of new products, improve quality, ensure compliance, reduce time to market and improve operational efficiency.


As an Accenture Scientific Informatics Manager you will be exposed to the technologies and processes that many leading US companies and government agencies utilize. We offer a generous compensation package consisting of salary, bonuses and benefits.

Under no direct supervision:


  • Manage exceptional teams delivering complex scientific informatics projects in support of our clients' scientific missions
  • Perform management consulting for clients by offering best practices and approaches to large and complex scientific informatics and data management programs
  • Steer organizational change management efforts to drive adoption of new processes and technologies across complex enterprises
  • Deliver outstanding "raving fan" service to our clients
  • Develop trusted advisor relationships that grow partnerships with key strategic accounts
  • Expand existing accounts by identifying new opportunities and 
  • Act as a coach and mentor to LabAnswer teammates
  • Oversee project solutions and deliverables to ensure quality and consistency

Minimum Qualifications:

·         4 Year degree in an applicable scientific field such as chemistry or biology, or a technology science (CS, MIS, etc)

·         6 Years of experience leading medium to large system implementations in scientific organizations

·         Proven track record delivering project scope on-time, on-budget and to the quality requirements set forth

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·         Excellent leadership and organizational skills

·         Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

·         Strong experience developing strategies for process re-engineering, software selection, and project planning and execution

·         PMP certification from PMI or equivalent certification or depth of experience

Desired Qualifications:

·         Experience working in the government sector as either an employee or contractor

·         Experience implementing commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) software 

·         Experience working with commercial software vendors

·         3+ years of consulting experience


All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll 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.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity 
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, 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 protected by federal, state, or local law.

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

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