Job Description

We Are  

As part of Accenture Technology Innovation, we are shaping the future for our clients, Accenture, and the world. We are disrupting our clients’ core businesses and transforming industries using technologies such as Extended Reality and Blockchain which are propelling our clients to the Metaverse. We are enabling clients to innovate responsibility and to create better products and services. As a passionate global group of business strategists, architects, engineers, and entrepreneurs, our team is redefining how industries collaborate, build, and thrive in the face of unprecedented change. Learn more about the trends we see shaping businesses and industries in Accenture Technology Vision 2022.   

You Are

An entrepreneurially-minded leader who stays on top of the latest industry trends and emerging technologies to deliver new value for our clients. You have excellent leadership, interpersonal, communication and listening skills. You are a life-long learner energized to transform how our clients think and do.

The Work

You’ll often be

  • Incubating new business value for our clients in the Metaverse.  From Multiparty Systems (Blockchain, Tokenization, NFTs) to Extended Reality (Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), and Mixed Reality), you will help clients transform through technology by shaping, leading, and implementing strategic assessments and tools at the intersection of technology and policy.

  • Advising our business group and clients on Responsible Metaverse.  From identifying key risks and considerations to identifying and measuring the business value.

  • Serving our clients on their innovation journey.  Starting with eliminating the market noise, to concepting, to making it real.  You will then formulate the approach and deliver measurable business value.

  • Pioneering the Metaverse by advancing the use of its many building blocks: Multiparty Systems & Blockchain, Extended Reality, Digital Identity, Hardware (AR/VR Goggles & Lenses), Software (Gaming Platforms & Virtual Worlds), etc. 

  • Scanning the Metaverse ecosystem to identify and build relationships with differentiating partners to build Accenture-led industry consortia.

  • Fortifying Accenture’s Metaverse practice and market position by creating content and taking part in professional forums, both internal and external.

You should have experience with some of the following:

  • Experience with the Metaverse and/or one of its key building blocks (e.g., Web 3.0, Extended Reality, security, privacy, trust & safety, diversity and inclusion, sustainability).

  • Awareness of and enthusiastic about the enterprise value of the Metaverse.

  • Communicating new and complex scenarios and solutions in a simple, logical manner that addresses varying audiences from business process leads to the CEO.

  • Understanding industry or business challenges and explaining how an offering and service provides value with an objective and independent point of view.

  • Working through organizational change and/or expanding ecosystem relationships, developing, and delivering creative solutions.

  • Insights on key methodologies, approaches, and market trends in the industry.

For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.   

Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.



Qualifications

Here's what you need

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associate’s Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience

  • Minimum of 7 years experience working at the intersection of policy and technology

  • Minimum of 5 years of demonstrated knowledge of the enterprise value of Metaverse and/or knowledge of processes, tools, or technologies related to the Metaverse

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in building and executing strategies for large scale organizations


Bonus point if you have

  • Technology policy expertise around user data privacy, cybersecurity, digital identity, blockchain, content moderation, ethics, etc.

  • Experience engaging with industry consortia

  • Understanding of XR and Web 3.0 technologies and applicable risks and policies standards

  • Strong storytelling, presentation, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Strategic mindset

  • Consensus builder

  • Problem solver

  • Self starter who can rapidly ideate, architect, and implement bold, visionary initiatives

  • Comfortable wearing different hats and supporting a growing business group

As required by Colorado law under the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $147,700 - 305,000 and information on benefits offered is here.



COVID-19 update:


The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually.


Subject to applicable law, please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.


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Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. Read more here


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