Job Description

Technology Solution Architect

Location: Remote, preferably West Coast

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

In today’s business environment, growth isn’t just about building value—it's fundamental to long-term business survival. So how do organizations sustain themselves? The key is a new operating model—one that's anchored around the customer and propelled by intelligence to deliver exceptional experiences across the enterprise at speed and at scale. You will deliver breakthrough business outcomes for clients—by harnessing talent, data and intelligence to revolutionize their operating models.

Operations is one of four services that make up one Accenture –the others are Strategy and Consulting, Interactive and Technology.

The Technology Solution Architect will support our Operations Sales and Solutioning Team as the responsible Technical Architect in pre-sales / RFP processes focused on clients across multiple offering towers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and coordinate involved technology teams in on- and offshore locations across multiple offerings and towers
  • Develop technical solution design and create corresponding cost estimates
  • Present and discuss solutions with client executives
  • Present technology solution to internal executive approvers
  • Help our clients to simplify and improve their operations by developing business cases, analyzing clients as-is processes and creating technology solutions that support the client business drivers.
  • Assess the business impact/return on investment for the more complex components of the technology solution
  • Facilitate client workshops, document business requirements, and develop them into a proposed business case and solution design
  • Act as clients’ key contact on the proposed technology solution
  • Responsible for transitioning the solution to the mobilization team for implementation upon contract signature
  • As required, review technology solutions from Technology Solution team members
  • Align technology solution components to business standards (including, but not limited to, SynOps)
  • Establish relationships among new teams and Tech for Ops sales, TFO Factories, Product Management, Operation’s Capability and Offering teams, global/regional Sales and Solutioning Teams, and other groups as applicable.
  • Work with Product Management and Initiative Leads to support new technology assets and capabilities
  • Work closely with other technology teams such as Insights and Intelligence, Automation and Technology Consulting to create a holistic technology approach and cost estimate that captures all details, dependencies, and assumptions of the technology landscape

Required Proficiencies:

  • Executive level Communication Skills
  • Career Counseling, Mentoring, Staffing, Budgeting, and Offering Definition
  • Identification and implementation of Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Problem Solving, People Management, Stakeholder Management
  • Communication (esp. with C-suite levels), including Business Storytelling
  • Fluent in English
  • Self-motivated
  • Risk Management
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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 year of experience in Sales Support, Solutioning, Sales Pipeline / Deal Management, or closely related Global Delivery client-facing role
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a Technical Solution Architecture role
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Business Process Outsourcing

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or related field or equivalent experience.
  • Experience in inside-sales and / or customer operations roles
  • Experience in Accenture organization (for internal candidates)
  • Experience in business processes, including (but not limited to) Finance & Accounting, Human Resources, Supply Chain, Marketing, Sales, Customer Service, Procurement and Healthcare Administration.
  • Experience with enterprise applications like ERPs, HCMs, Business Intelligence and workflow tools.
  • Language skills in any major non-English language.

As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum 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 $99,900 - $168,499 and information on benefits offered is here.



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AZ - Phoenix,CA - Sacramento,CA - San Diego,CA - San Francisco,CA - San Jose,OR - Portland
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Please be aware that Accenture requires all employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment. Accenture will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement during the recruiting process.

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