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Data Science Application Development Manager – Detroit, MI


Job Description:

Accenture LLP has multiple openings for the position of Data Science Application Development Manager in Detroit, MI to define, design, develop systems business requirements, objectives, deliverables, and specifications on respective project along with internal users and business managers. S/he will perform the following duties: lead the Supply Chain architecting modeling thread at client site, provide IT analytical support, data modeling and analysis to drive fact-based decisions that drive the development of a strong and efficient global supply chain network for clients; manage and develop SAP supply Chain analytics and Data sciences solutions for clients to achieve objectives related to automated reporting, interactive dashboards, and advanced integrated business planning analytics; implement SAS analytics reporting dashboards by utilizing established data warehouse structures that track key business metrics/KPI’s, and provide actionable insights; streamline and automate clients existing SAP APO supply chain processes along with supply chain strategic plan success metrics/KPIs; implement and development enhancement in IBP (Integrated Business Planning) along with other internal supply planning groups to address data quality, master data management, data governance and metadata management goals and issues; collaborate the development and implementation of SAS DDPO (Demand Driven Planning Optimization) roadmap to mature and continuously improve clients Demand Sensing and related analytics capabilities.


Basic Qualifications:

This position requires at least a bachelor’s degree, or its foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology,  Engineering (any), or in a related field plus 6 years of progressively responsible post-baccalaureate experience in a related IT position. This position also requires the following professional experience:  6 years of experience in End to end SAP project implementations or support experience including functional design, solution architecture and estimation within SAP Supply Chain Planning solutions; 4 years of experience in Create innovative and differentiated SAP SCM offerings;  3 years of experience in SAP Integrated Business Planning;  3 years of experience in SAP SCM Analytics;  3 years of experience in SAS DDPO (Demand Driven Planning Optimization); and  6 years of experience in SAP Advanced Planning Optimizer and SAP Supply Network Planning.


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. 


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