Accenture Service Virtualization Architect in Chicago, Illinois

Title: Service Virtualization Architect Location: USA Job Number: 00517003

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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.

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Job Description

Service Virtualization professionals assess, solution, and implement Service Virtualization technologies in order to remove downstream and external dependencies from a client's application development and testing processes, reducing cycle time and improving software quality. We work with our clients to stand up SV CoE’s, focused on industrializing this capability and driving adoption across the enterprise as teams look to integrate SV into their SDLC process.

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 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 5 years of experience with deploying Service Virtualization solutions in an enterprise environment, with one of the following tools; e.g. CA LISA Service Virtualization, IBM Rational Virtualization Server, HP Service Virtualization, ParaSoft

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with Java or .NET programming technology

  • Ability to travel 100%

Preferred Skill Requirements:

  • Minimum of 1 year designing, developing, deploying, and supporting CA Service Virtualization/ LISA

  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment.

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

  • Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skill.

  • Experience with Technology Architecture (Client Server and Web, Mainframe), Project Planning and Estimating, Systems Analysis and Assessment; Project Management

  • Supporting a Service Virtualization product/capability (e.g. CA LISA Service Virtualization, IBM Rational Virtualization Server, HP Service Virtualization, ParaSoft)

Professional Skill Requirements

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster 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 communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent leadership and managementskills

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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