Geospatial Platforms, Principal Director

Accenture Consulting delivers specialized industry-specific advisory services, focused on critical business areas for the growth and success of Software Platforms companies, the world's largest and fastest-growing technology companies.

Software and Platforms companies are seeing unprecedented growth, creating entirely new multibillion dollar businesses and rapidly disrupting traditional industries. One critical driver of growth is the new wave of innovation and investment in geospatial platforms, powering the rise of ride sharing, the evolution of navigation, local advertising and relevance, the era of autonomous vehicles and drones, augmented reality, location intelligence and IOT. Advances in machine learning, computer vision, sensor fusion, analytics and real-world operations are accelerating change in geospatial, with the potential to create huge value in the coming decade.

This is a key role in building and growing the new Geospatial Platforms practice. The role will be responsible for defining and developing the next generation of mapping and content operations, leveraging talent, technology and tools to deliver high-scale geospatial content programs.

The successful candidate will apply deep industry experience and skills to help customers translate real world data into high quality digital content with a primary focus on digital mapping, high-definition maps and geospatial content, including in new domains of shared mobility and autonomous vehicles. The successful candidate will drive innovation through automation and applied intelligence, commercial and community content.

The successful candidate will be responsible for positioning Accenture as a preferred partner for consulting solutions. The candidate needs to be able to quickly integrate into a fast-moving global professional services environment, bring together diverse teams and technologies to deliver new solutions, and has to be at ease building relationships with a wide range of industry buyers and executives, particularly with engineering leadership.

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+ Basic qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in an engineering, operations or consulting role
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in large-scale engineering or operational leadership and delivery in mapping and geospatial
  • Bachelor degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Subject matter expertise in mapping and geospatial, applied intelligence and/or autonomous vehicles

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