CMT - Cloud Advisory Consultant

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Full time
Contact: Accenture Recruitment
Email: email Accenture
Reference: SF559739

Bachelor Degree is a must to be considered for this role

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Accenture Communications, Media & Technology (CMT) helps companies connect with digital consumers, launch innovative products and services, increase revenues and streamline operations to reduce costs.
Due to an exciting growth and capability build phase, CMT is currently seeking market leading consulting talent to join our high performing team.
Working closely with our clients, consulting professionals design, build and implement strategies that can help enhance business performance. They develop specialized expertise-strategic, industry, functional, technical-in a diverse project environment that offers multiple opportunities for career growth. While the specific type of consulting work they do can vary, it generally aligns to management consulting, systems integration consulting or technology consulting. Typically, Consultants work at client sites, which often requires travel.
Accenture applies industry know-how to help our clients swiftly and safely migrate to the cloud to unlock the business value of as-a-Service now, and the CMT Technology Advisory practice area plays a key role in enabling this ‘Journey to Cloud’. Accenture consulting professionals in this practice area define the ‘Journey to Cloud’ by providing the strategy, assessment and roadmap required for thus journey. Our consultants detail the value case, target state design and delivery model according to unique preferences and needs of clients to achieve their business strategy.
Key responsibilities:
  • Assist clients with the development of business cases and value realization plans for the deployment of cloud based services.
  • Identify business requirements and corresponding cloud based solutions.
  • Eagerness to participate on a team designing cloud based application hosting and data services.
  • Assist in cloud security advisory and cloud journey management
  • Assist clients with identifying opportunities to utilize cloud based services.
  • Apply Accenture methodology, Accenture reusable assets, and previous work experience to delivery consistently high quality work.
  • Deliver written or oral status reports regularly.
  • 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.
  • Use considerable judgment to define solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.
Professional experience & qualifications
  • At least three years’ experience in a consulting environment, with specific exposure to some of the following areas:     
  • Cloud Advisory
  • Knowledge of/exposure to the following domains:
    • Virtualization Platforms (e.g. VMWare, Hyper-V, etc.).
    • Cloud Computing and Storage (AWS, Azure)
    • Cloud Management Platforms (vrealize, Gravitant, etc.)
    • Infrastructure provisioning and management (Puppet, Chef, Ansible)   
  • Public and private cloud discovery, design, build, and migration experience
  • Proven track record to quickly understand the key value drivers of a business, how they impact the scope and approach of the engagement
  • Have an awareness of the latest cloud offerings and related technologies.
  • Strong project management and organisational skills including the ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong internal and client relationships
  • Proven track record in working creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment with effective consulting skills
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree is essential.
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