Accenture Software Engineering Manager - ALM in Denver, Colorado
Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career. People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales. Business & Technology Integration professionals advise upon, design, develop and/or deliver technology solutions that support best practice business changes The Technology Consulting Manager provides consultative Business and System Integration services to help clients implement effective solutions. Understands and translates customer needs into business and technology solutions via the analysis, design and/or development of best practice business changes. Job Description The Software Engineering Process Manager will have deep knowledge of modern Software Product Development processes and the ability to apply Lean methods to assess current performance and effect meaningful change to our clients engineering functions. In this role, you will be expected to;
Assess the current state of a client’s SW engineering practices using value streaming or maturity model techniques
Diagnose root causes to performance issues to identify impediments to change
Prescribe necessary steps to improve performance of client SW teams through process re-engineering, tooling enablement and training/coaching
Introduce continuous improvement mindset through demonstration of Kaizen
Lead major transformation initiatives
Sell the next wave of projects It is our intention for our people to live where they work and work where they live. However, in the context of our profession and serving our clients there may be times when you will need to travel.
Minimum 5 years of experience working in Software Product Development Process area
Minimum 5 years of ALM enablement tool experience (Rational, Rally, Integrity, Perforce, HP ALM)
Minimum 5 years of Solution Architecting ALM tool enabled SW Product Dev improvement solutions
Minimum 1 year of employing Lean techniques to engineering environments such as value streaming and Kaizen
Minimum 5 years of managing ALM tool implementation teams
Bachelor degree Preferred Skills
Proven ability to build, manage and foster 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 communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Excellent leadership and management skills
SW Process and operating model expertise
ALM tool knowledge
Certified SCRUM Master or Coach
Certified Scaled Agilist (SA) All of our consulting professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
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