Job Description

Applied Intelligence Studio Sr. Manager
Accenture Applied Intelligence is the world’s largest team in applying data sciencemachine learning, and AI with deep industry experience to solve clients most sophisticated and difficult challenges. We are a team of experts in data science, data engineering, artificial intelligence and human ingenuity with industry knowledge that spans every industrialized area -- energy, health care, transportation, retail, social media, and more. By deploying AI responsibly and combining it with our deep industry and analytics expertise, we enable the digital transformation of organizations, extend human capabilities, and make intelligent products and services a reality. Follow @AccentureAI and visit accenture.com/appliedintelligence.  
Role Description: Data Scientist Senior Manager
As a Senior Manager working at the Accenture you will work on a team with diverse clients and industries delivering analytics solutions and help clients turn data into actionable insights that drive tangible outcomes, improve performance and help clients lead the market.  This position requires in-depth understanding of statistical and data analysis tools, and also an ability create innovative workshops and client experiences for our global clients.
This role will also serve as part of core leadership for our Applied Intelligence Innovation Studio. For the first year your role will focus on the Studio and Responsible AI, with a transition afterwards to a high value consulting position.
This role will have a strong focus on delivering design led thinking workshops, engaging the local Accenture and Bay Area community, and helping create a center of gravity for Accenture Applied Intelligence in San Francisco. You will be part of a core team creating the studio from the ground up. You will engage with global teams to create a state of the art experience in San Francisco.
This role reports to Accenture’s Global Lead for Responsible AI, and AI Studio Innovation lead, Dr. Rumman Chowdhury. 
Key Responsibilities: 
  • You must be able to effectively use and lead teams using statistical, data mining, machine learning, and/or deep learning techniques in delivering data science insights
  • Work closely with internal Accenture teams and clients to understand challenges and create solutions
  • Stay abreast of technology trends in artificial intelligence
  • Contribute to Responsible AI product development and research
  • Cultivate our academic and community partnerships
  • Engage the wider Accenture and Bay Area community to create a dynamic AI studio from the ground up
 
Basic Qualifications
  • Strong communication and leadership skills, ability to engage clients and drive design led thinking sessions
  • Ability to technically lead data science projects
  • Drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques
  • Deadline-driven, organized and able to multi-task
  • Demonstrable knowledge in artificial intelligence, machine learning, data science, and other relevant technical domains

 
Key Responsibilities: 
  • Effectively use and lead teams using statistical, data mining, machine learning, and/or deep learning techniques in delivering data science insights
  • Work closely with internal Accenture teams and clients to understand challenges and create solutions
  • Stay abreast of technology trends in artificial intelligence
 
Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum 7 years of experience capturing, assessing and making recommendations, including reviewing data for completeness and consistency, analyzing and interpreting data
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills with minimum 3 years of experience with data science tools, including Python, R, Scala, Julia, or SAS
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Strong storytelling and design thinking skills
  • Passionate, creative, and forward thinking
  • Drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques
  • Deadline-driven, organized and able to multi-task
  • Demonstrable knowledge in artificial intelligence, machine learning, data science, and other relevant technical domains

  • Interest in, or expertise in, the field of Responsible AI
 
OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU
  • Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement.
  • You will make a difference for impressive clients. Accenture serves 94 of the Fortune Global 100 and more than 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. 
  • You will be an integral part of a market-leading analytics organization, including the largest and most diversified group of digital, technology, business process and outsourcing professionals in the world. You can leverage our global team to support analytics innovation workshops, rapid capability development, enablement and managed services.
  • You will have access to Accenture’s deep industry and functional expertise. We operate across more than 40 industries and have hundreds of offerings addressing key business and technology issues.  Through our global network, we bring unparalleled experience and comprehensive capabilities across industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies. You will also be able to tap into the continuous innovation of our Accenture Technology Labs and Innovation Centers, as well as top universities such as MIT through our academic alliance program.  
  • You will have access to distinctive analytics assets that we use to accelerate delivering value to our clients including more than 550 analytics assets underpinned by a strong information management and BI technology foundation. Accenture has earned more than 475 patents and patents pending globally for software assets, data- and analytic-related methodologies and content.
  • As the world’s largest independent technology services provider, we are agnostic about technology but have very clear viewpoints about what is most appropriate for a client’s particular challenge. You will have access to our alliances with market-leading technology providers and collaborative relationships with emerging players in the analytics and big data space—the widest ecosystem in the industry. These alliances bring together Accenture’s extensive analytics capabilities and alliance providers’ technology, experience and innovation to power analytics-based solutions.
  • You will have access to the best talent. Accenture has a team of more than 36,000 digital professionals including technical architects, big data engineers, data scientists and business analysts, as well as user digital strategists and experience designers.
  • Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes generous paid time off, 401K match and an employee healthcare plan. Learn more about our extensive rewards and benefits here: Benefits.
CALL TO ACTION
Now is the time to become a digital disrupter. The opportunity is here—what’s stopping you from pursuing it?
 
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 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.

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

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum 7 years of experience capturing, assessing and making recommendations, including reviewing data for completeness and consistency, analyzing and interpreting data
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills with minimum 3 years of experience with data science tools, including Python, R, Scala, Julia, or SAS
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Strong storytelling and design thinking skills
  • Passionate, creative, and forward thinking
  • Drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques
  • Deadline-driven, organized and able to multi-task
  • Demonstrable knowledge in artificial intelligence, machine learning, data science, and other relevant technical domains

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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