Accenture Grid Operations Solution Architect in Boston, Massachusetts
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You Are: A skilled utility industry practitioner with the know how to help clients meet the challenges of digitization. You have the experience, creativity, and analytical power to design and implement the next generation of real-time grid management (SCADA/EMS/ADMS/DERMS) solutions: your bread and butter are the utility solution designs underlying the real time grid management selection, implementation, and maintenance. You are not afraid to imagine next-gen solutions powered by artificial intelligence and automation. In fact, every day you are looking for opportunities to challenge the status quo and you are not satisfied with step change. You are a storyteller, inspiring teams as you design and implement complex solutions, along with sharing your vision and new ways of thinking. You have a proven track record of assembling diverse, high-octane teams that harness people's strength and deliver radical insight. You understand that co-location with clients and teams is critical to innovation, and you are ready to partner at client sites.
Act as a lead Solution / Integration Architect to create the integrated solution architecture for a new ADMS, DERMS, SCADA and/or EMS system.
Work with vendor and client architecture teams to define solution options, drive consensus across parties, and manage the key business decision making process.
Facilitate client approval of the overall solution blueprint.
Work closely with integration leads around overall integration architecture and approach.
Constantly learn and bring new technologies and innovative grid management solutions to our clients.
Be a role model and a coach for the next generation of Accenture leaders.
Champion people on your team to succeed professionally and personally.
Foster trusted advisor relationships with clients from strategy to technology; from the C-Suite to the front line; for business and IT.
Integrate business data to discover new insight and enable evidence-based business decisions.
Ability to travel up to 100%.
Minimum 5 years of experience in electric utilities industry
Minimum 5 years of experience working with real-time grid management (ADMS/DERMS/SCADA/EMS)
Minimum 5 years of experience in solution architecture
Professional Skill Requirements:
Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment
Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
Desire to work in an information systems environment
Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Our Commitment to You:
Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement. You’ll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves many of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects. Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments, and collaborating with experts across the company. Access to leading-edge technology.
Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package including generous paid time off, an employee healthcare plan and a competitive 401K program.
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Washington $99,500 to $237,800
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