Job Description

Join Accenture and help transform top 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.  Accenture operations delivers continuous, rapid fire innovation and new business capabilities that meet —and redefine—the needs of the digital era. You’ll help our clients—including 94 of the Fortune 100 and governments around the world—transform their technology infrastructures using resources that range from cloud, data centers and workplace to networks, security and managed services.

 

Working closely with our clients, Accenture’s professionals design, build and implement strategies that enhance business performance.  They develop specialized expertise:  strategic, industry, functional, and above all technical-in a diverse project environment that offers excellent opportunities for career growth.  While the specific type of consulting work they do can vary, it generally aligns to management consulting, systems integration consulting or technology consulting. Typically, Senior Managers work at client sites, which often requires travel.

 

Job Description:

 

Accenture’s Intelligent Cloud & Infrastructure (ICI) SAP Cloud Manager provide project support, architecture, and SAP technical expertise to partner with our clients in planning and delivering enterprise SAP transformation solutions.  With a common aim of helping our clients innovate their SAP enterprise application platforms, our SAP Cloud professionals can span multiple areas of expertise.  ICI SAP Cloud Professional are infrastructure generalists with specific expertise in SAP, Cloud, Infrastructure and Hosting.

 

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Participate on a team designing, building and/or testing SAP infrastructure and cloud infrastructure focused solutions.
  • Support development of SAP Technical Architecture Infrastructure and Cloud Blueprints based on Accenture and Industry Reference Architectures
  • Deliver SAP migration services
  • Execute SAP migration projects to private or public cloud
  • Execute SAP infrastructure and cloud transformation activities, including OS/DB migrations
  • Develop and deliver strategies and solutions for enterprise infrastructure operations.
  • Thoroughly document all facets of infrastructure solutions.
  • Apply Accenture methodology, Accenture reusable assets, and previous work experience to delivery consistently high-quality work.
  • Deliver written or oral status reports regularly.
  • Stay educated on new and emerging SAP Cloud market offerings that may be of interest to our clients.
  • Adapt to existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.
  • Understand the strategic direction set by management as it relates to team goals.
  • Use considerable judgment to contribute to solutions and seek guidance on complex problems.
  • Manage small teams and/or work efforts (if in an independent contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.
  • Extensive travel may be required up to 100% 

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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

All Accenture ICI Senior Managers are expected to meet the following general qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Minimum of 6 years of Project Management experience serving as a team lead, technical lead and/or delivery lead.
  • Minimum of 6 years infrastructure/network discovery, design, build, and migration experience.

 

Accenture ICI SAP Cloud Senior Manageres are expected to meet the below qualifications for the SAP Cloud focus area:

 

Detailed Qualifications for ICI SAP Cloud Professionals

  • Minimum 6 years architecting and delivering SAP solution on Public or Private Cloud
  • Minimum 6 years of SAP Technical Architecture and Basis, including demonstratable experience in at least 4 of the following areas:
    • SAP Technical Architecture Detailed Design
    • SAP Application Architecture Landscape Planning and Sizing (Capacity Planning)
    • SAP Platform Migration services (OS/DB/Platform)
    • SAP Performance Tuning
    • SAP Technical Change Management; Transport Management
    • SAP Technical Upgrades
    • SAP High Availability
    • SAP Disaster Recovery
    • SAP HANA TDI Architecture and Certification
    • SAP Enterprise Networking Principles
  • Minimum 6 years of database experience with broad familiarity in SAP HANA and at least one of the following database platforms: SQL*Server, Oracle, Sybase
  • Working knowledge of Storage technologies (SAN/Block/Object/NAS/Blob)
  • Working knowledge of VM and server technologies, either private or public cloud
  • Working knowledge of at least two of the following OS Platforms: Windows, RedHat Linux, SLES Linux
  • Working knowledge of datacenter operations
  • Working knowledge of High Availability and Disaster Recovery infrastructure
  • Working knowledge of network architecture and industry standards for enterprise deployments
  • Experience in deployment automation and management automation a plus

 

 Preferred Skills:

  • MBA or MIS advanced degree
  • Infrastructure technology certifications including but not limited to AWS/Azure/Microsoft Collaboration/Cisco
  • Previous Consulting or client service delivery experience.
  • Personnel development experience (hiring, resource planning, performance feedback, etc.).
  • Financial forecasting, budgeting and tracking
  • Experience with Business Case creation

Professional Skills Requirements:

·       Proven management and delivery skills and managing a team

·       Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment

·       Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

·       Desire to work in an information systems environment

·       Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

·       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. 

 

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.

 

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.

 

About Accenture:

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 more than 435,000 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.

 


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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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