Accenture Tech Advisory - Blockchain Delivery Senior Manager - West Region in San Francisco, California

Title: Tech Advisory - Blockchain Delivery Senior Manager - West Region Location: USA-West Job Number: 00576503

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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. As a Consulting practitioner, you’ll shape the future of 96 of the 137 Resources companies listed in the Fortune Global 500, including companies in Oil & Gas, Utilities, Chemicals, and Natural Resources, such as Metals & Mining, Forestry, etc.

Business & Technology Integration professionals advise upon, design, develop and/or deliver technology solutions that support best practice business changes. Industry Applications (Resources) professionals design, implement and deploy packaged software solutions that have been developed to accommodate unique industry business and management processes, regulatory requirements and other business needs which cross multiple industries. Resources Industry Applications professionals analyze, design, build, test and deploy innovative Resources industry-specific solutions -- including solutions for the Chemicals, Natural Resources, Energy and Utilities industries -- that enable industry standards and processes.

Job Description:

Accenture Technology Consulting is looking for an experienced Blockchain Consulting Manager to join our team and play an integral role in serving our Resources clients. In this role, you will work closely with professionals spanning strategy, application, infrastructure disciplines to help clients navigate the potential impacts to their industries. Ideal candidates will bring a well-rounded skillset capable of spanning business and technical disciplines and be comfortable working with client and Accenture teams to shape early stage ideas into fully assessed, designed, and implemented Blockchain solutions. A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

· Work with clients at senior/CXO levels to help figure out their Blockchain Vision and Strategy.

· Help clients figure out the best Blockchain use-cases for their companies and the best blockchain technologies for implementation.

· Establish long-term Blockchain implementation roadmaps and manage execution for our clients.

· Keep up to speed with new Blockchain technologies and changes in the market in order to develop points of views on applicability for various industries and clients.

· Create detailed requirements, including process flows and functional specs for Blockchain projects.

· Compose whitepapers, position papers, and articles showing thought leadership in the space

· Evangelize and develop Blockchain understanding and education within Accenture Provides solutions to complex business problems for area(s) of responsibility where analysis of situations requires an in depth knowledge of organizational objectives.

  • Involved insetting strategic direction to establish near term goals for area ofresponsibility.

  • Interacts withsenior management levels at a client and/or within Accenture, whichinvolves negotiating or influencing on significant matters.

  • Has latitude indecision-making and determining objectives and approaches to criticalassignments.

  • Decisions have alasting impact on area of responsibility with the potential to impactoutside area of responsibility.

  • Manages largeteams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at aclient or within Accenture.

Qualifications:

BasicQualifications:

  • Minimum of 1 year ofexperience working with Blockchain Technology with experience designing,developing, testing and delivering consensus protocols, proof of existence,and proof of stake for complex Distributed Ledger/Blockchain technologyapplications

  • Minimum of 7 years of ITConsulting and Management experience, with demonstrated IT transformationexperience in customer-facing roles

  • 5 years of experience developingIT Strategy and/or Enterprise Architectures in complex environments with a historyof successful technical sales, consulting, and/or architecture engagements.

  • Ability to travel as necessary

  • College Degree or EquivalentExperience

PreferredQualifications

  • Demonstrated understanding of Ethereum and Ripple and other DLT public or permissioned blockchains. Familiarity with supporting business development teams to conceptualize and develop relevant use cases, proof-of-concepts (POC), and proof-of-value (POV) and support proposal writing activities.

  • Large-scale systems integration experience involving on-premises technology and public cloud platforms.

  • Deep understanding in Blockchain, Applied Intelligence, Machine Learning, MS, DevOps, and/orCloud solutions with the ability to conduct assessments and providestrategies around effective use-cases, investment and implementations of Blockchain technologies.

  • Practice in testing anddeploying a Blockchain solution through all phases of a development life cycleand ensuring Blockchain solutions adhere to accepted customer design

  • Strong understanding ofBlockchain/DLTs as a concept, including a deep understanding of the underlyingtechnology and architecture and an ability to define future state architectures

  • Displayed understanding ofSmart Contracts and an ability to communicate use cases and an ability todevelop use cases

  • Strong presentation skillswith a high degree of comfort with business, technical, architectural, andexecutive audiences.

  • Experience working closelywith business and technical stakeholders to translate strategic objectives intoimplementable roadmaps and designs.

  • Played the role of a Scrum Master on agile projects witha strong understanding of DevOps

  • Demonstrated blend of business and technical experience.

  • Strong understanding of Analytics and/or Mobilitysolutions (includes technology packages, typical engagements).

  • Experience developing IT Strategy and/or EnterpriseArchitectures in complex environments.

  • Large-scale systems integration experience involvingon-premises technology and public cloud platforms.

  • Strong presentation skills with a high degree of comfortwith business, technical, architectural, and executive audiences.

  • Experience working closely with business and technicalstakeholders to translate strategic objectives into implementable roadmaps anddesigns.

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Proven ability tobuild, manage and foster a team-oriented environment.

  • Proven ability towork creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.

  • Desire to work inan information systems environment.

  • Excellentcommunication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.

  • Excellentleadership and management skills.

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.

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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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