Job Description

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 469,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
 
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.
 
Business & Technology Integration professionals advise upon, design, develop and/or deliver technology solutions that support best practice business changes
 
Job Description:
 
The Emerging Technology Solution Architect will support Technology Solution Services (TSS) Sales, Solutioning, and Operations tasks and initiatives, with the role of Emerging Technology - Technology Solution Architect being the primary function and area of responsibility on a day-to-day basis. The Technology Solution Architect will perform responsibilities across offerings and factories as required as part of pre-sales, post-sales, and project initiatives as defined by respective TfO Leaders and Management.
 
Key responsibilities include:
  • Manage, facilitate, and coordinate involved technology teams in onshore/offshore locations across multiple offerings and towers.
  • Develop and design technical solutions creating corresponding cost estimates.
  • Present and discuss solution(s) with internal/external client executives, stakeholders and approvers.
  • Business Case creation in support of value-add, value-creation, and transformation.
  • Facilitate client workshops.  Transform use case and business case requirements into proposed solutions.
  • Business and Customer Point of Contact (POC) on proposed technology designs and solutions.
  • Solution transition to Mobilization teams for implementation upon contract signature.
  • Support innovation initiatives through research, vetting, and qualifying technology in support of new TfO offerings.
  • Present technology solutions to internal designated solution approvers.
  • Facilitate, manage, and own requirements gathering, application & business process inputs, and deliverables through the life cycle of an assigned sales opportunity.
  • Comprehend business strategies and requirements and develop necessary designs and plans to ensure projects and solutions satisfy those needs
  • Serve as the key technology interface for opportunities as it pertains to all technology in scope.
  • Lead/Contribute to project teams and projects to develop new value-add assets in the Emerging offering technology space. 
  • Work across Tech for Ops teams and groups as applicable on Leadership Objectives.
 

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum 2 years of experience as Solution Architect or Business Consultant in a client-facing capacity
 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Project management, solution design, business/business process consulting in a client-facing capacity.
  • Experience working on a global team, performing global duties across multiple areas of operations.
  • Project Management, Lean Six Sigma, or Technology Architect certifications a plus.
  • 3+ years’ experience in Accenture organization (internal candidates)
  • Experience with common software utilized by Accenture operations (Citrix, SAP, Oracle)
  • Language skills in a major European language (Spanish, French, German, Russian)
  • Financial ERP experience
  • IT Operations experience
  • Familiarity with Technology for Operations core technology solutions and functions
  • Experience with multiple connectivity & voice solutions
  • Experience with outsourcing applications such as ERPs, reporting tools, reconciliation & workflow tools
  • Experience with Offering-specific capabilities (Health, Marketing, Utilities a plus)
  • Client Data Privacy, GDPR, Security awareness and exposure
  • Technical literacy in determining technology solutions driven by requirements
  • Analytical Assessment skills in examining systems, solutions in determining and suggesting solutions
 
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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.

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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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