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 indies 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.


Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

 

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements, in conjunction with 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.

 

People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/ or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward. We partner with our clients to help transform their data into an ‘Appreciating Business Asset.’

 

There will never be a typical day and that’s why people love it here. The opportunities to make a difference within exciting client initiatives are unlimited in the ever-changing technology landscape. As the Infrastructure Services Solutions Architect, you will interpret client requirements, structures scope, and builds solutions (e.g., labor services, CSP, HW/SW) that can be priced. 

 

The Infrastructure Services Solution Architect provides skills and experience related to infrastructure and/or cloud operations solutions in the Federal marketplace for programs/projects.  You will work with accounts, opportunity teams, and programs to propose the best solutions that Accenture can offer.  Solutioning, estimating, communicating (verbal & written), and applying offerings and reusing / adjusting previous bid information are critical components of the role.  You will be responsible for building and maintaining a strong knowledge of Accenture’s infrastructure, cloud, service desk, security, and network operation offerings, differentiators within the market, and applying this knowledge in support of opportunity teams as they shape and respond to RFIs, RFPs, and on-contract growth.  Knowledge of the federal customer base is advantageous (e.g., accreditation processes, multiple networks, contract transition approaches, contract types, compliance requirements).



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Qualifications

Successful Candidate will possess:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 8+ years’ experience delivering IT programs

  • 4+ years’ experience with cloud, infrastructure, service desk, IT operations
  • 3+ years’ experience in project management and detailed technical planning
  • Detail oriented and good with spreadsheet models, and estimating (parametric, analogous / comparative)
Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with cloud service providers (Amazon, Azure, Google) and cloud operations
  • Relevant cloud certifications such as Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect or AWS Cloud Practitioner
  • ITIL Certification
  • Ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly
  • Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Proven leadership and team management skills
  • Must be able to develop deep client relationship and effectively manage and shape an opportunity independently

 

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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