Posted by: Accenture Federal Services on Jul 10, 2019
Organization: Accenture Strategy
Level: Senior Manager
Location: Various locations
Travel: 80% to 100% (typically Monday through Thursday)
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About Strategy Industry X.0 - Manufacturing, Engineering, and After Market Services
If you're passionate about helping your clients create long-term profitability and value, Accenture Strategy and its Industry X.0 Strategy practice may be the place you've been looking for to grow your career. We define Industry X.0 as digital reinvention of industry and believe that smart, connected digital products and assets are about to create hyper -personalized industrial experiences, completely new levels of operational efficiency and brand-new sources of revenue growth.
In the Strategy Industry X.0 Engineering practice, we work with our clients across a broad range of industries to address key issues related to:
Engineering transformations optimizing organization structure, new product development process, R&D spend and product lifecycle management systems Zero base product cost management through value analysis, value engineering and Design to Value assessments Product Strategies including Product as a Service, Platform Ecosystems and Sustainable Products Innovation Management and Product Portfolio Optimization balancing voice of customer and cost to serve Digitizing Engineering function with new technologies like Digital Thread / Twin, Robotic Process Automation, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, etc.
As a Senior Manager, you will be responsible for leading teams in our Industry X.0 Strategy Engineering practice. Working directly with senior and C-suite executives, you will provide actionable insights to the world's top organizations, helping them address priority C-suite issues with strategies they can execute with speed and at scale.
Key Skills / Experience
Engineering experience in product development or product management Assessment of issues, business case development and blueprinting improvement strategies Engineering operating model design Industry X.0 technology and digital disruptors Advanced analytics / Should-cost modelling Ability to travel 80-100% is required.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in an external consulting role Minimum of 3 years of experience working on engineering improvement initiatives Minimum of 2 years of experience related to new technology (Digital Thread / Twin, Robotic Process Automation, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, etc.) Bachelor's Degree
Preferred and Professional Qualifications:
Tier 1 strategy consulting firm experience MBA or equivalent graduate degree preferred Previous engineering experience Experience with CAD and PLM systems Ability to support both client sales origination and project delivery Ability to effectively manage and coach others Team player; collaborative mindset Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment Excellent leadership, management, and relationship building skills
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