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Cloud and Infrastructure Engineering Delivery Lead - Principal Director

3+ months agoSeattle, WA

Accenture is a leader in cloud transformations working with AWS, Azure, Google, and private clouds such as VMWare. The formation of Accenture Cloud First, with a $3 billion investment over three years, demonstrates our commitment to deliver greater value to our clients when they need it most. Our Cloud First multi-service group of more than 70,000 cloud professionals delivers a full stack of integrated cloud capabilities across data, edge, integrated infrastructure and applications, deep ecosystem skills, culture of change along with a deep industry expertise to shape, move, build and operate our clients' businesses in the cloud. To accelerate our clients' transformation leveraging cloud, we combine world-class learning and talent development expertise; deep experience in cloud change management; and cloud-ready operating models with a commitment to responsible business by design - with security, data privacy, responsible use of artificial intelligence, sustainability and ethics and compliance built into the fundamental changes Accenture helps companies achieve. Our services cover the full spectrum of client needs, from strategy to service management, device-to-cloud networks, workplace solutions, and more.

Today, more than ever, companies need to operate and compete at an unprecedented speed and scale as industries are reshaping beneath them. This means innovating faster, creating new revenue streams, deriving more insights from data - and from the edge - and interacting differently with their customers, partners, and employees. Choose Accenture and make delivering this kind of innovative work part of your extraordinary career.
Job Description:
Accenture's Cloud First Infrastructure Engineering (CIE) Delivery Lead's provide project management and technical expertise to partner with our clients to plan, analyze, design, test, and deploy enterprise scale end-to-end infrastructure transformation solutions. CIE professionals can span multiple areas of expertise as they work with different client teams on different engagements. CIE Professional are infrastructure generalists with an expertise in one or more of our core practice areas: Workplace and Collaboration, Network Technology, Service Management and Cloud/Hosting.

Key Responsibilities:
- Participate on a team designing, building and/or testing infrastructure and cloud infrastructure focused solutions.
- Develop and deliver strategies and solutions for enterprise infrastructure operations.
- Thoroughly document all facets of infrastructure solutions.
- Apply Accenture methodology, Accenture reusable assets, and previous work experience to delivery consistently high-quality work.
- Deliver written or oral status reports regularly to project leadership and/or client.
- Stay educated on new and emerging market offerings that may be of interest to our clients.
- Adapt to existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.
- Understand the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.
- Use considerable judgment to define solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.
- Manage teams and/or work efforts (if in an independent contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.
- Support the efforts for constant cross-training and collaboration, as well as mentoring other future SMEs
Racking up those air miles will have to wait, as weekly non-essential travel to client sites is currently suspended. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.
Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decision around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.

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- Minimum of 8 years of Project Management experience serving as a team lead, technical lead and/or delivery lead.
- Minimum of 6 years infrastructure/network discovery, design, build, and migration experience.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. If Associate's Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience
Bonus points if you have:
Workplace and Collaboration
• Collaboration Technologies (O365, Email, Skype, Cisco WebEx, G-Suite)
• Mobility Technologies (InTune, Airwatch)
• Laptop Asset/Patch Management (SCCM, Jamf, Lamda, HPCA)
• Single Sign-on (Microsoft, Okta)
• Core Workplace Services (AD, DNS, DHCP, File Services, Print Services)
• Cloud Storage (OneDrive, Box, Google Drive)
• Computer Workspace Lifecycle Management (Upgrade management for Windows, OSX)
• Virtualization Technologies (VMWare, Citrix, Azure, AWS)

Network Technology
• LAN/WAN Technologies (Viptela/Velocoud/Meraki)
• Data Center Network Technologies (load balancers, firewalls)
• Network programming (REST API)

Service Management
• Infrastructure Automation
• IT teams in identifying and executing automation opportunities
• Infrastructure-as-code, orchestration of scripted processes, and/or containers
• Use of agile approaches to create and execute automation initiatives
• Service Management Transformation
• Cloud Operating Model
• ServiceNow, Service Assurance Toolsets
• Possess an understanding of IT Service Management (ITSM) principles, ITIL guidelines and how operations automation helps improve IT services and ITSM processes

• Infrastructure (Server, Storage, and Database) discovery, design, build, and migration experience
• Server Operating Systems (e.g. Microsoft Windows, Unix, Linux, etc.)
• Storage (EMC, NetApp, Glacier, S3, etc.)
• Virtualization Platforms (e.g. VMware, Hyper-V, etc.)
• Cloud Computing and Storage (AWS, Azure)
• Workload Migration Automation Tools (Double-Take, Racemi, etc.)
• Cloud Management Platforms (vRealize, Gravitate, etc.)
• Infrastructure Automation (Puppet, Chef, Ansible)
• Collaboration (Microsoft SharePoint, Skype for Business, Yammer, OneDrive)
• Service Management as it relates to Cloud/Hosting (ITSM, ITIL, Service Now)

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