17 days old

Functional Technology Specialist



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 worlds 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 approximately 425,000 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.


People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.


Sales Enablement professionals support sales on a dedicated basis, through deal origination, sales negotiations and closure, and/or driving and managing programs to improve sales performance, efficiencies and outcomes.


The Technology Fulfillment Specialist, with both creative and project management skills, these professionals support our Alliances teams in resale opportunities. They facilitate the delivery of our resale capabilities and offerings including logistics, deal execution, maintenance renewal and/or resale services. They support client or vendor needs to ensure the goals are meet or exceed.




Role Summary:


Initiatives Strategic Ninja, this person will work across a number of initiatives to support Ecosystem & Ventures through creation of digital tools, project management, event marketing, and other activities. This role requires strong project management skills and communication/stakeholder management skills. This person should be able to take complex problems and come up with creative solutions. Experience with agile development/implementation is a plus.





Key Responsibilities:



+ Work with senior Ecosystem & Ventures leadership to shape, deploy, and oversee quarterly initiatives (i.e. digital tools, strategy projects, and communications)


+ Develop leadership-ready presentation materials using PowerPoint, Word, and Excel.


+ Create design documentation to support the software development lifecycle (i.e. requirements, design, testing, deployment Plans).


+ Perform process improvement projects by working with multiple teams, collecting research, proposing, and implementing solutions.


+ Work with Ecosystem & Ventures operations team to execute projects, including working with technical developers, creative designers, marketing, and finance.





Basic Qualifications:





1.
Deep understanding of
software development lifecycle (requirements, design, development, testing, and
deployment) and Agile methodology


2.
Ability to serve as the
liaison between business users and software developers


3.
Create functional
requirements documents, Analyze
and map existing processes and create functional requirements, and Develop and
deliver end-user training


4.
Prepare and present
executive project briefings


5.
Operates independently
to provide high quality
work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks
that need independent judgment, in order to implement new applications or
enhancements to meet customer needs





Nice to Have:





+
Knowledge and experience delivering
projects with Agile methodology


+
Extremely detailed-oriented with an
ability to review/test software applications to ensure completeness and
readiness for deployment


+
Self-motivated with strong ability
to manage projects to completion


+
Extremely detailed-oriented with
strong written and oral communication skills


+
Design-minded with proficiency in creating
communications, PowerPoints, and other documentation.


+
Ability to work with ambiguity,
create structure, and manage time across multiple priorities


+
Creativity and ability/willingness
to think outside the box


+
Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint


+
Lead requirements discovery
sessions, configuration review sessions, and end to end review sessions













Professional Skill Requirements


Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment.


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


Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skill


Ability to meet travel requirements, when applicable


All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.





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


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Posted: 2019-08-05 Expires: 2019-09-11

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