1+ months

Industry X.0 PLM Functional Consultant-Northeast region

Boston, MA 02133
Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.

Business & Technology Integration professionals advise upon, design, develop and/or deliver technology solutions that support best practice business changes

The Technology Consultant advises upon, leads and works on high impact activities within the systems development lifecycle, and provide advisory work for the IT function itself.

Job Description
Lead PLM functional design through design workshops and industry benchmarking that will enable digital R&D/Supply Chain capabilities supporting Clients Product Lifecycle Management business processes
Provide expertise in PLM functional areas of Specification Management, Integrated Product Change Control, Document Management, Regulatory Compliance, Packaging Management, BOM Synchronization, and Supplier Collaboration
Ensuring the PLM design is consistent with industry best practices and eliminate unnecessary development objects as appropriate
Define User Stories/Requirements and prioritization
Determining the Definition of Ready for work items to be slotted into a Sprint Estimating all user stories/requirements
Committing to Sprint delivery based on the Definition of Done (DoD) criteria defined per agile phase
Provide input for user story/requirement acceptance criteria
Translate User Stories/requirement into the HOW by helping to create Functional/Technical specifications
Build working software (configuration)
Decomposing User Stories/Requirements into actionable tasks and estimating associated effort
Reporting daily status & impediments
Maintaining story boards, task boards, and accuracy in remaining work
Create test scripts and test data
Participate in demos to show working software to client
Product Owner
Participate in Feature Integration testing, verifying delivered User Stories/Requirements against Sprint/Increment goals
Weekly travel to client location required.

It is our intention for our people to work where they live. However, in the context of our profession and serving our clients there may be times when you will need to travel.

Basic Qualifications
Minimum of 2 years of demonstrated experience in functional design of enterprise systems.
Minimum of 2 years demonstrated experience in driving and maintaining solution capability and functional, preferably focused on Product Lifecycle Management and enablement.
Minimum of 1 year experience managing projects and client development Demonstrated deep experience functional design of enterprise systems.
Minimum of 2 years experience in understanding Life Science and Pharma process (product lifecycle management domain), system architecture skills with analytical thinking for problem solving.
Bachelor's degree
Preferred Skills:
In 1 or more of the following skillsets:
Recipe Development / Management
Formula Management
Portfolio & Project Management
SAP cFolders
Multiresource Scheduling
Document Management System
Variant Configuration
CAD Integration
Project Systems
Preferred Qualifcations
Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to communicate with both a business and a technical audience.
The ability to work independently and effectively as a team across global hubs, and maintain a highly collaborative, transparent effort.
Ability to collaborate effectively with and through others to achieve shared goals.
Knowledge and experience with SAP PLM
Must be able to develop and articulate a plan of action for a functional design
Experience working with and managing partners/suppliers, consultants and/or contractors.

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.


Posted: 2018-06-12 Expires: 2019-05-03

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