1+ months

Infrastructure Transformation Advisor- Senior Manager

Accenture
Seattle, WA 98194


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 Infrastructure Transformation Advisor
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 you will support clients to design, build and run an agile, scalable IT infrastructure that is standardized and optimized to deliver operational efficiencies, improve employee and workplace performance and meet dynamic business demands.




YOU ARE:


A confident business professional who spots and stays ahead
of platform and function trends and know how to translate client goals into
clear and actionable outcomes that everyone can get behind. You know how to
fully utilize the Microsoft technology platform to create future proven, cloud
centric infrastructure capabilities for your clients. The more complex their
challenges, the more excited you are about leading the charge to solve
them.





THE WORK:



+ Support
clients in defining their cloud enabled transformation journey by analyzing current
infrastructure estate, developing target IAAS centric blue prints and shaping smart
migration scenarios to achieve target state at speed.


+ Advise
clients, incl. C-level and key decision makers, on the e2e value potential of
the Microsoft Cloud Platform incl. IAAS and PAAS capabilities


+ Develop
business cases & value roadmaps to
be positioned throughout the project life cycle (including origination,
proposal development and client presentations)


+ Set
strategic and achievable goals for clients and project teams and find the
smartest approach to create value at speed within a clients unique digital
transformation context


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


+ Apply
infrastructure improvements across the workplace, network, data center and
operations as well as provide resources to manage and run the infrastructure on
a managed or capacity services basis.


+ 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
consulting experience working on Cloud Infrastructure
Architecture, Design, Operations, and Strategy


+ Minimum of 8 years of
experience with large scale infrastructure transformation on the Microsoft
product set


+ Demonstrated
experience leading large-scale e2e transformations leveraging agile delivery
patterns (i.e. ability to scope out, plan, and deliver a program on time and on
budget while realizing agreed business outcomes)


+ Confident
presenting to and working directly with the C-Suite and an experienced
storyteller able to explain complex concepts to all types of stakeholders


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


+ Bachelor/University
degree








PREFERRED SKILLS:



+ Use of proven Infrastructure
Transformation methodologies


+ Experience in delivery of
Integration and BPM solutions


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


+ Experience managing multi-shore
projects


+ Microsoft and other cloud
platform certifications


+ 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


+ The 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: 2019-11-11 Expires: 2020-01-10

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