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Technology Architecture Engineer - Senior Manager

Chicago, IL 60664


Introducing the Accenture Microsoft Business Group


Accenture and
Microsoft recently announced the launch of the Accenture Microsoft Business
Group (AMBG). The Accenture Microsoft Business Group elevates a longstanding
strategic alliance among Avanade, Accenture, and Microsoft by combining service
capabilities, global scale and joint solution development in an unparalleled
way to help clients to digitally transform their businesses and gain
competitive advantage through full leverage of the Microsoft eco-system. In
fact, AMBG represents the largest partner investment in leveraging the
enterprise-wide potential of Microsoft technology to date and brings together
the largest group of Microsoft solution experts in the world.


As part of
AMBG, we are building a market-leading Advisory team to help some of the
worlds largest and most well-known companies master their digital
transformation journey with Microsoft. The team is growing rapidly and need to
recruit inspiring business technology advisors and expert engineers with a
passion for shaping, selling and delivering transformational solutions that
make a real difference for our clients.






About your future role:


As an Technology Architecture Engineer in the AMBG Advisory team, youll play a key
role in in shaping, selling and delivering end to end transformation programs
leveraging Microsoft Technologies throughout the project lifecycle.


You will pioneer the use of new and emerging technologies and
respond to emerging technology trends by evolving or adapting existing
solutions or assets.





YOU ARE:




A confident business professional who leads high quality
efforts to asses, define, and or implement Technology Architecture solutions in
the role of a trusted advisor.




You use your deep technical expertise, business acumen and
fluid communication skills to help clients master cloud enabled technology
transformations. The more complex the challenges, the more excited you are
about leading the charge to solve them.










THE WORK:





+ Shape and deliver solutions at our most technically complex client engagements and early adopters.


+ Support clients in their cloud enabled transformation journeys by designing and reviewing technology approaches, full stack architecture solutions and by identifying and managing associated implementation risks.


+ Support
analysis of legacy estates and development of cloud native target enterprise
and technology architectures


+ Advise
clients, incl. C-level and key decision makers, on the e2e value potential of existing
and emerging technologies with focus on the Microsoft Technology ecosystem


+ Work
specifically with client technology leadership to manage the transformation of
IT and technology domains (incl. organizational changes and upskilling, future
delivery models and modern engineering capabilities and tools


+ Support
business case & value roadmap
creation throughout the project life cycle (including origination,
proposal development and client presentations)


+ Lead
and manage client and internal teams on projects of varying size and scope
helping to define and execute technology transformation roadmaps


+ Become
a trusted advisor to help your clients, team, and Accenture Leadership stay
current on trends, and innovations across your area of expertise


+ Harvest and build thought leadership, assets, best
practices and contribute to the continuous growth of the Accenture Microsoft
Business Group Advisory team


+ Build relevant local relationships with
Accenture, Avanade, Microsoft and the larger technology ecosystem.







Be
ready to build those air miles with weekly travel!






Basic Qualifications:





+ Minimum of 8 years of experience with technical architecture
assessment and modernization including blueprint & roadmap development


+ Minimum
of 8 years of experience working on large transformation programs in a
technology consulting environment


+ Proven
experience as a solution architect, in sales support and working on innovative
technology solutions


+ Proven experience delivering
solutions on Microsoft Technologies


+ Demonstrated
experience leveraging agile delivery patterns


+ Confident
presenting to and working directly with the C-Suite and key decision makers


+ Proven
people developer with a passion for managing and growing teams


+ Bachelor/University
degree









Preferred Skills:



+ Strong
interest in innovative technologies and desire to work on pioneering
engagements


+ Microsoft and other cloud
platform certifications


+ Ability to adapt to dynamic work environment
and be creative within a team


+ Experience managing multi-shore
projects


+ Very strong work ethic with a
customer service focus (high intensity)


+ Experience leading and mentoring high
performing teams


+ Customer oriented and great at
building client relationships at all levels


+ Excellent communication and
presentation skills


+ Ability to build strong internal
network/relationships within the eco-system


+ Understanding of multicultural
teams


+ A
positive, enthusiastic, and passionate attitude


+ Fluency
in multiple foreign languages






You will be challenged by:



Working as part
of our newly created Accenture Microsoft Business Group Advisory team



Delivering truly
innovative work on the back of emergent technologies



Working in multidisciplinary
teams across diverse geographic locations



Teaming with high
caliber Accenture, Avanade and Microsoft colleagues



Leveraging the
full power of the Accenture and Avanade global capabilities



Being part of a fast-paced
environment with the continuous need to learn, grow and excel





Whats in it for you?





When joining us, you will be part of a global
network with the opportunity to be a pioneer and build enterprise-wide,
industry-specific solutions and strategies leveraging Microsoft Technologies.
You will have the ability to harness the unparalleled capabilities, global
scale and solution development of three powerhouse teams: Accentures broad
industry expertise, Microsofts powerful digital technologies and Avanades
specialization in the Microsoft ecosystem. Go as far as your ambition takes you
with near-limitless opportunities to advance your career with comprehensive
training opportunities, professional development and certification support.
Lead and innovate with a diverse, committed team in an inclusive and creative
environment. Experience the sheer variety of work we
do, which provides an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.











What are the next steps?





If this sounds like the ideal role, career and
company for you, click below to apply.





If relocation is required in applying to this
position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven
transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering
all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents.





About Accenture





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
functionsunderpinned by the worlds largest delivery networkAccenture works
at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their
performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture
drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us
at http://www.accenture.com/.





Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and
welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on
grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability,
age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual
orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by
applicable law.

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Posted: 2019-11-04 Expires: 2019-12-04

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