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Digital Identity & Access Management Biometrics Consulting Manager

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Regional Description: Northeast

Job Number: 00633010


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Accenture Security
Digital Identity & Access Management
Biometrics Consulting Manager
Location: Negotiable 
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.
Job Description
Our Digital Identity, Biometrics team focuses on strategies, processes and technologies that use biometrics for advanced authentication and authorization. A Biometrics manager is responsible for leading various biometrics strategy, architecture and implementation client projects along with providing recommendations across a broad range of domains and industries. A Biometrics manager must be proficient with various facets of biometrics, including vendors, biometric modalities, architecture and performance tuning, and be able to either lead or support biometrics strategy to implementation projects.
Basic Qualifications
Minimum of 5 years of Security experience
Minimum of 5 years with a strong understanding of Identity Management, Biometric recognition 
Minimum of 5 years technologies and technical architecture surrounding authentication and authorization technologies

Minimum 5 years with strong experience in technical architecture design
5 years demonstrating knowledge of the biometrics industry

Bachelor’s Degree Required
100% Travel Required
 Preferred Skills
·       Understanding the business direction of companies and creating optimized technical architectures to meet their business needs;
·       Working directly with clients and Accenture teams across industries in a multi-disciplined team structure, designing and implementing Biometric recognition solutions from a variety of vendor products in both capture and matching domains; 
·       Identify, assess and solve complex business problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors;
·       Closely follow the strategic direction set by senior management when establishing goals;
·       Developing deep working relationships with Senior Executives and Senior Managers across the client account team and client.        
·       Have some latitude in decision-making. Act independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments
·       Manage large - medium sized teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture;
·       Building knowledge capital through research and development;
·       Communicate client expectations to the engagement team;
·       Contribute to engagement planning and ensuring that deliverables meet work plan objectives;
·       Identify and communicate future business opportunities with existing or new client team;
·       Helping grow Accenture Digital Identity team globally through thought leadership and entrepreneurialism;
·       Travel as required.
If you’re a technology pro with a desire to help the world’s leading companies and governments, now’s the time to join the world’s largest and most diversified group of technology, business process and consulting professionals. Be part of a dynamic team of collaborative experts, and help us improve the way the world works and lives.
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.

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