Accenture Industry X.0 Products Management Consulting Manager in Chicago, Illinois
Title: Industry X.0 Products Management Consulting Manager Location: USA-Midwest Other Locations: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00550687
Join Accenture Consulting and you’ll work alongside fellow industry experts to lead transformational projects, and define cutting edge solutions, solving our client’s most complex issues. And because our clients span the full range of industries - Including 94 of the Fortune 100 - you’ll have the opportunity to pursue your passion, hone your expertise and deepen your knowledge.
Drawing upon their previous experiences in industry and/or consulting, our Industry X.O. consulting professionals work closely with our clients to design, build and implement strategies that can help enhance business performance within engineering and product development, which requires our consulting professional to understand how business, technology and operations intersect. Our deep understanding of our clients’ industry and our global perspective on progressive business ideas and emerging technologies enables us to drive and deliver transformational change.
Typically, our Industry X.O consulting professionals will:
•Leverage experience and expertise to work with clients to solve complex problems engineering & product development problems (i.e. efficiency, cost, velocity, innovation relevance, etc.)
•Conduct industry and client research and analysis to identify trends and opportunities for improvement
•Support design, development and implementation of business operating models, including vision and strategy, business processes, organizational and governance structures, supporting tools and templates, and performance metrics within
•Participate in change management activities, developing communications, training and job aids to support capability implementation
•Provide product development, engineering and/or embedded systems development functional knowledge
•Manage teams and/or work efforts at a client or within Accenture to deliver outcome
•Contribute to the growth of the Industry X.O Practice by assisting with new business proposals and presentations, recruiting activities, and informal coaching and mentoring to less experienced consultants
Ability to meet weekly travel requirements Monday – Thursday
Minimum 5-10 years of embedded electronics / embedded software development experience within automotive, industrial equipment, medical device and/or A&D industries
Minimum 5-10 years management consulting experience
Mechanical, Electrical and/or Software Engineering Bachelor's Degree
Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment, applying research and analysis skills as well as diagnosis skills
Proven success contributing to a team-oriented environment
Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian
Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
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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