Accenture Communications, Media & Technology - Technology Consultant in Australia, Australia

Title: Communications, Media & Technology - Technology Consultant Location: Australia-Australia Other Locations: Australia-Australia Job Number: 00485891

Do you want to shape the future of communications?

Join us to solve the industry’s most complex issues

As part of the Communications, Media & Technology Group, you will help companies connect with digital consumers, launch innovative products and services, increase revenues and streamline operations to reduce costs. The scope of your role, exposure to clients and cutting-edge technologies will provide an ideal platform to develop an outstanding consulting career.

Accenture Communications, Media & Technology

Our Communications, Media & Technology Group brings together people with first-class consultancy skills and specialist industry expertise. This group works with communications, electronics and high tech media and entertainment companies to help them realise innovation in product development and service delivery. To join us here you’ll need the sharp thinking to solve complex business problems and provide deep industry insight and technology know-how on a global scale.

Due to an exciting growth and capability build phase, CMT is currently seeking market leading consulting talent to join our high performing team.

Our Technology Consulting Practitioners define, design and implement solutions leveraging all of Accenture’s offerings, asset and capabilities, enabling them to leading the way throughout the transformational journey.

Key responsibilities:

  • This role will define the overarching thought leadership and architecture, that enables and releases, the maximum business value of Technology for our clients.

  • This role will build deep client relationships at senior levels and work with colleagues within Accenture Technology, Accenture Digital and the CMT practice to orchestrate these new technology solutions.

  • This role will bring targeted Accenture assets and offering to client situations, leveraging knowledge gathered through connecting with Accenture’s lines of business and inquiry into client pain points.

  • Advance thought leadership within CMT on how we help our clients achieve their strategic business and tactical business goals using New IT, Cloud & Software platforms and emerging technology, such as AI.

  • We expect our consultants to be always relevant, bringing our clients expertise and experience in industry practices and technology developments. Our consultants must combine industry and technology relevance with strong delivery experience and capability specific to CMT.

Qualifications:

Professional experience & qualifications

At least three years’ experience in a consulting environment, with specific exposure to some of the following areas:

  • Proven ability to shape and lead IT transformation through provision of strategy, consulting, digital and technology and operations services in collaboration with our partners within and outside of Accenture.

  • Knowledge and experience in delivering technology enabled change to an organsiation.

  • An ability to identify opportunities for value creation based on this deep understanding of specific areas of New IT.

  • A passion and commitment to New IT and a drive to influence the way these are evolving and delivered.

  • Extensive Project/ Programme Management experience, with professional qualification a bonus. Including evident experience of end-to-end life cycle of products, including evident knowledge of -

  • system and solution architecture design (functional & technical),

  • development

  • testing (strategies, approach and plans - all testing phases (integration, functional and non-functional testing, technical testing End to End, UAT etc.)

  • Support and Change Management

  • An ability to challenge a client's thinking by diplomatically providing an objective and independent point of view.

  • Ability to effectively communicate the implications of complex technical concepts to senior, non-technical audiences

  • Confidence in presenting challenging points of view to Director- and Executive-level clients

  • Leading, mentoring and developing our people.

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

  • Experience managing large teams through complex situations, adapting quickly and helping others navigate change.

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law. *LI

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