Accenture FS Tech Advisory Consultant - Journey to Cloud in Chicago, Illinois

Title: FS Tech Advisory Consultant - Journey to Cloud Location: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00566901

Do you transform IT capabilities for CIOs, CTOs, CSOs and CDOs into business assets that improve operational efficiency and enhance enterprise effectiveness? If true, then Financial Services Technology Advisory is the place for you to hone your skills and expertise as you build your reputation! Be a part of a strong and vibrant Technology Advisory global community where you’ll continue to learn from our leading industry experts who will help maximize your strengths and success.

Accenture Financial Services Technology Advisory works with each firm to plan, build, transform and orchestrate their technology capabilities, resources, skills and capacity to deliver improved operational efficiency, enhanced enterprise effectiveness and meet their individual and specific business situation, needs and goals.

What you will do:

As our Cloud Solutions Financial Services Technology Advisory – Consultant, you will lead the transformation of clients through technology by leveraging your knowledge and curiosity of current and future cloud technologies.

  • Guide clients through the consideration of complex cloudtechnology transformation strategies to build, transform and operationalize cloudcapabilities into the new breed of customer experience-based business models

  • Develop business opportunities that bringinnovative technology solutions to a client’s ways of working.

  • Advise, lead and work onhigh impact activities within the business case, applicationassessment and systems development/migration lifecycle, and provideadvisory services for the IT and business functions

  • Define and implement: Cloud solutions that areintegral to enable our other emerging technology solutions across AutomationRobotics, AI, multi-speed IT, agile approaches, lightweight architectures,DevOps, APIs etc. to enable our speed to market and agility for our clients.

Qualifications:

Your Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree required

  • 3 years scoping and delivering cloud technologyinnovation services in the Banking, Capital Markets, and/or Insuranceindustries

  • Proven advisory consulting experience, ideallywithin a management consultancy or advisory. where you focused on building a trustedrelationship with senior client stakeholders, influencing corporate strategy,and building supporting deliverables (e.g., business cases, roadmaps)

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with cloudplatforms, such as AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Cloud Foundry, OpenShift, Docker, etc.

  • Minimum of 2 years of Project Management experience(Project and Resource planning using MS Project).

  • Required AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platformcertification.

  • Experience using agile methodologies

  • Passion for keeping up to date on technology trendsand a background with these qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1 years of professional experience in thefollowing areas:

  • Cloud Computing and Storage (AWS, Azure, GCP)

  • Workload Migration Automation Tools (Double-Take,Racemi, etc.)

  • Infrastructure provisioning and management (Puppet,Chef, Ansible)

  • Experience with public cloud architectures,pros/cons, and migration considerations.

  • Cloud business case and roadmap development

  • Application assessment/cloud readiness anddisposition

  • Experience designing cloud native applications andarchitectures.

  • Experience with DevOps, Continuous Delivery, andrelated tools, such as GitHub, Jenkins, Docker, Puppet, Chef, orequivalents.

Additionally:

  • Intellectual capacity to develop creative andbreakthrough solutions

  • Excellent inter-personal skills with the ability toanticipate, understand and respond to Client needs shaping the behavior inaccordance to the situation

  • An ability to articulate and clearly communicatecomplex problems and solutions in a simple and logical manner how our offeringsand services provide value

  • Experience working through organizational change,developing and implementing creative solutions

  • Insights on key methodologies, approaches andmarket trends in the industry

Join Accenture and help transform leading Financial Services organizations across North America. 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.

This is an extraordinary opportunity to build a rewarding career – with excellent benefits – at Accenture. Working in highly collaborative teams for world-leading clients, we’ll nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. While fast-tracking your career, you’ll have the flexibility to pursue your specialist passions. So, whatever your work and life goals, we’ll help you achieve them. Sooner.

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.

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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