Accenture Emerging Technology New/Digital IT– Consultant – Agile, DevOps +++ in Chicago, Illinois

Title: Emerging Technology New/Digital IT– Consultant – Agile, DevOps ++Location: USA-Midwest Other Locations: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00590867

Does transforming IT capabilities for CIOs, CTOs, CSOs and CDOs into business assets that improve operational efficiency and enhance enterprise effectiveness excite you?

If yes, then Accenture’s Financial Services Technology Advisory Practice is the place for you! Catapult your consulting career and take it to the next level! Be a part of a strong, vibrant and young global community where you’ll learn from our leading industry experts who will help you identify and maximize your strengths and position you for success. Come and grow your career with Accenture today!

You will help clients navigate and scale adoption of New IT methodologies and operating models that drive business agility (e.g. scaled Agile frameworks, DevOps, lean architecture).

  • Helping clientsunderstand the art of the possible to define what good looks like in terms ofrapid software delivery

  • Defining DevOpscapability transformation strategy and roadmaps

  • Driving clientDevOps capability assessments and providing industry subject matter expertise

  • Building trainingcurriculum to help clients rotate their workforce toward the adoption of modernengineering capabilities

  • Act as a trustedadvisor to organizations when guiding them through their Lean/Agiletransformation, including the use of scaling frameworks and the ability to helporganizations identify their value stream(s)

  • Develop businessopportunities that bring innovative technology solutions to a client’s ways ofworking

  • Facilitate agile& DevOps discussions throughout lifecycle of client engagements.

  • DevOps practicedevelopment including asset creation, enterprise strategy definition, andcontributions on behalf of Accenture into professional DevOps societies

  • Designing and directingall aspects of Continuous Delivery implementation

  • Advise, lead andwork on high impact activities within the systems developmentlifecycle, and provide advisory across IT.

  • Deliver innovative, flexible andcost-effective technology and infrastructure capabilities.



  • 3 yearsadvising, scoping and delivering transformative technology services withinBanking, Capital Markets, or Insurance industries.

  • Passion for andcommercial experience in applying continuous integration and delivery toolexperience with one of the following; Jenkins, Bamboo, Travis, Hudson, AWSCodePipeline, Pivotal Concourse

  • Experience withtwo or more source code management tools: e.g. Git, SVN, Visual Source Safe

  • Relentlesspursuit of efficiency in the build & deployment procedures with tools suchas Maven, Grunt, Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Salt

  • Understanding ofinfrastructure as code

  • Understanding ofITIL processes

  • Experience in anAgile delivery environment

  • AWS or otherCloud infrastructure environment

  • Experienceidentifying a client’s high-level business needs and leading the creation ofdetailed road maps and transformation

  • Certified in oneor more of the following is preferred: Certified Scrum Master (CSM), CertifiedScrum Professional (CSP), SAFe Agilist(SA), SAFe Program Consultant (SPC).

  • Intellectualcapacity to develop creative and breakthrough solutions.

  • Exceptionalinter-personal skills with the ability to anticipate, understand and respond toClient needs

  • Collaboration,team orientation and stewardship.

  • An ability toarticulate and clearly communicate complex problems and solutions in a simpleand logical manner.

  • Experienceunderstanding business challenges and explaining how our offerings and servicesprovide value.

  • Experienceworking through organizational change, developing and implementing creativesolutions.

  • Strong analyticalskills and the ability to provide clarity to complex issues and synthesizelarge amounts of information.

  • Insights on keymethodologies, approaches and market trends in the industry.

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

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.

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

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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