Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

 

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

 

We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So you can deliver what matters most.

 

Cloud Solution Lead provides skills and experience related to cloud computing services and solutions in the Federal marketplace for each respective AFS Portfolio (Defense, S&CS and Civilian). The Cloud Solution Lead will work with Portfolio, Strategic Solutions and Sales stakeholders to develop and enable/execute an overarching Portfolio cloud strategy. The Cloud Solutions Lead will help identify and coordinate resources requirements as necessary to plan and execute the Portfolio cloud strategy.  The Cloud Solutions Lead will be responsible for having an acute knowledge of Accenture’s cloud offerings and differentiators, supporting Account teams as they shape and respond to business opportunities as well as deliver sold services.


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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years project management / engagement management consulting experience in the Federal space
  • Demonstrated respective portfolio-specific experience, knowledge and understanding 
  • AWS and/or Azure technical certification preferred; commitment to achieve technical certification is required if not currently certified
  • Proven ability and demonstrated success in working with teams and executive leadership in a complex environment
  • Ability to take ownership, work under pressure and meet deadlines on time
  • Team player willing to work across multiple account teams
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects and responsibilities at the same time
  • Knowledge of FedRAMP, ATO, and the implications of C&A and SA&A.
  • High competency in all Microsoft Office suite, specifically MSWord, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Travel to various Accenture and customer locations, predominately in the NoVA area is required

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented and professional environment
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Excellent writing, speaking, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Must be self-actuating and with little oversight or direction
  • Must have Excellent leadership and management skills
  • Adapts existing methods and procedures to create alternative solutions to moderately complex problems
  • Understands the strategic direction set by senior leadership as it relates to team goals
  • Uses own judgment to determines optimal solution to recommend.
  • Primary upward interaction is with Account Team senior personnel and leadership
  • Generally interacts with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture Federal Services
  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with minimal guidance
  • Decisions often impact the team in which they reside and occasionally impact other teams
  • Generally an independent role working with various small and medium-small sized teams



An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

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

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).

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.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

 

 


 

 

 

Accenture is 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.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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

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