Accenture is a leader in cloud transformations working with AWS, Azure, Google, and private clouds such as VMWare. The formation of Accenture Cloud First, with a $3 billion investment over three years, demonstrates our commitment to deliver greater value to our clients when they need it most. Our Cloud First multi-service group of more than 70,000 cloud professionals delivers a full stack of integrated cloud capabilities across data, edge, integrated infrastructure and applications, deep ecosystem skills, culture of change along with a deep industry expertise to shape, move, build and operate our clients’ businesses in the cloud. To accelerate our clients’ transformation leveraging cloud, we combine world-class learning and talent development expertise; deep experience in cloud change management; and cloud-ready operating models with a commitment to responsible business by design — with security, data privacy, responsible use of artificial intelligence, sustainability and ethics and compliance built into the fundamental changes Accenture helps companies achieve. Our services cover the full spectrum of client needs, from strategy to service management, device-to-cloud networks, workplace solutions, and more.
Today, more than ever, companies need to operate and compete at an unprecedented speed and scale as industries are reshaping beneath them. This means innovating faster, creating new revenue streams, deriving more insights from data – and from the edge – and interacting differently with their customers, partners, and employees. Choose Accenture and make delivering this kind of innovative work part of your extraordinary career.
Accenture’s Cloud First Infrastructure Engineering professionals partner with our clients to advise, create, and deploy end-to-end infrastructure transformation solutions, enabling business innovation. These solutions are the backbone of driving IT-enabled differentiation. IE professionals are grounded in New-IT with an expertise in one or more of our core practice areas: Workplace and Collaboration, Network Technology, Service Management, Hybrid Cloud, Public Cloud, and traditional Data Center.
Who We Are:
Accenture's Cloud Project Managers contribute to the project management and provide technical expertise to partner with our clients to plan, analyze, design, test and deploy enterprise scale end-to-end cloud transformations solutions. Cloud Project Managers will focus on the strategy and delivery of cloud migration but may also span multiple areas of expertise as they work with different client teams on different engagements.
Participate on a team designing, building and/or testing infrastructure and cloud infrastructure focused solutions
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 deliver consistently high-quality work
Deliver written or oral status reports regularly
Stay educated on new and emerging market offerings that may be of interest to our clients
Adapt to existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately to 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 at a client or within Accenture
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.
Who do we need:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associate’s Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience)
Minimum of 2 years of project management experience and/or serving as a team lead, technical lead and/or delivery lead
Minimum of 2 years Infrastructure (Server, Storage, and Database) discovery, design, build, and migration experience OR Architecture OR Application Delivery experience.
Bonus Points if you have:
Minimum of 2 years infrastructure/network discovery, design, build, and migration experience
Minimum of 2 years of professional experience in 3 of the following areas:
Server Operating Systems (e.g. Microsoft Windows, Unix, Linux, etc.)
Storage (EMC, NetApp, Glacier, S3, etc.)
Virtualization Platforms (e.g. VMware, Hyper-V, etc.)
Cloud Computing and Storage (AWS, Azure)
Workload Migration Automation Tools (Double-Take, Racemi, etc.)
Cloud Management Platforms (vRealize, Gravitant, etc.)
Infrastructure Automation (Puppet, Chef, Ansible)
Collaboration (Microsoft SharePoint, Skype for Business, Yammer, OneDrive)
Service Management as it relates to Cloud/Hosting (ITSM, ITIL, Service Now)
Infrastructure technology certifications including but not limited to AWS/Azure/GCP/VMWare
Previous consulting or client service delivery experience
Curious about emerging technologies and motivated to learn and stay abreast of developments in the cloud and hosting domain
Excellent communication skills (both written and oral)
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to be flexible and work analytically in a problem-solving environment
Attention to detail
Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
Strong analytical skills and thought processes
As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency 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 $72,400- $114,499 and information on benefits offered is here.
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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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