Accenture MDM Strategic Data Management Consultant - Chicago, IL in Chicago, Illinois

Title: MDM Strategic Data Management Consultant - Chicago, IL Location: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00515223

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People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

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

Job Description

Data and Analytics professionals define strategies, develop and deliver solutions that enable the collection, processing and management of information from one or more sources, and the subsequent delivery of information to audiences in support of key business processes.

Data Management professionals define strategies and develop/deliver solutions and processes for managing enterprise-wide data throughout the data lifecycle from capture to processing to usage across all layers of the application architecture.

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.

  • Understands and contributes to the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.

  • Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.

  • Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor.

  • May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture.

  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance.

  • Decisions often impact the team in which they reside.

  • Manages small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 years of total experience with various aspects of Data Management, including data modeling concepts, data acquisition, data profiling, data quality, data conversion, data migration and data harmonization

  • One year of hands-on Informatica MDM experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Functional familiarity with one or more key master data areas (Customer, Product, Vendor, etc.) and the challenges typically involved in implementing MDM for that particular object.

  • Experience with a full life cycle MDM project from functional design to deployment.

  • Experience with additional MDM tools beyond Informatica.

  • Familiarity with one or more ETL tools and associated capabilities (Informatica, DataStage, Business Objects Data Services, or Ab Initio).

  • Experience with usage of ETL tools to harmonize data

  • Exposure to a Data Strategy project that included the design or implementation of an MDM program.

  • Good understanding of data integration, data quality and data integrity concepts

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment

  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Desire to work in an information systems environment

  • Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal 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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Job: Business & Technology Integration