Accenture Federal Services CA - El Segundo,CA - San Francisco,CA - San Jose,WA - Seattle
Apr 02, 2019Full time
WEST MULTIPLE LOCATIONS JOB NO. 00679033 Locations CA - El Segundo,CA - San Francisco,CA - San Jose,WA - Seattle Job Description Now is the time to become a digital disrupter. The opportunity is here—what’s stopping you from pursuing it? Industry X.0 A new area within Accenture CMT is Industry X.0, an advanced, digitally enabled, innovative planning and investment approach for communications, media and technology companies. In your role within our CMT Industry X.0 team, you’ll help clients take advantage of significant market and productivity improvement opportunities as digital technology moves into the core of product innovation, engineering and commercialization. You’ll help them transform their product and product related services value chains in Communications, Media, High Tech, Electronics, Software & Platforms and Aerospace & Defense. As part of Accenture CMT, you’ll benefit from tailored career management and specialist skills that will fuel your ambitions in the Industry X.0 space. Product Engineering Operations Manager professionals will assess current state engineering operating models and engineering practices, identify and prioritize areas of optimization and efficiencies, and design and implement future state operating models across of CMT clients engineering and product organizations. A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities Creates new and fosters existing relationships working to become the trusted advisor to senior executives across the Product and Engineering organizations of our CMT clients. Identifies, assesses and solves complex business problems for area of responsibility with our clients, where analysis of situations or data requires an in depth evaluation of variable technical and business factors. Closely follows the strategic direction set by senior management and helps determine practice strategy and approach for attainment of both near and practice goals. Interacts with senior management at a client and or within Accenture on matters where they may need to gain acceptance on an alternate approach. Is expected to act independently to identify opportunities, establish engagement approaches, pricing, and staffing needs for client engagements. Works with senior account leadership to insure these are within the overall strategy and guidelines of the account Manages large medium sized teams and or work efforts if in an individual contributor role at a client or within Accenture. Identifies and mentors new talent within Accenture, the Industry X.0 practice, and across the client engagement teams being led. It is our intention for our people to live where they work and 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. Qualifications Minimum 7 years of experience working in one or more of the following: Engineering operating model assessment and design Product and Engineering organization design and optimization, including location and resource mix Engineering Centers of Excellence CoE and or Engineering Shared Services Engineering change management Product validation and testing Regulatory compliance and security and the implications on the engineering organization and development processes Protection of IP and Product Security Strong knowledge of converged HW, SW, and Services Product Lifecycle Processes and New Product and Service Introductions NPINSI Use of data and predictive analytics in the product design process. Candidate must have a consultative mindset, with extensive experience in pitching ideas and change to senior executive leadership and management of change across large product and engineering organizations. Minimum of 3 years leading Hardware and or Software Engineering teams including engineering services Labs, Engineering tools, Product governance, etc.. Bachelors degree in computer science, business management, industrial management or other similar area* Consulting industry experience working with product development groups in hardware, software, and services within the hitech techniques such as value streaming and Kaizen leadership MBA or extensive experience in developing value based business cases for complex technical transformation programs* 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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status). Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 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