Accenture Digital Experiences - R&D Technology Principal in Houston, Texas

Title: Digital Experiences - R&D Technology Principal Location: USA Job Number: 00420000

Role Summary:

Bridging the gap between idea and value, they are able to take a cutting edge idea and turn it into value for our clients. They are adept at articulating the technology-enabled business value proposition, defining and building highly visible demos, and mapping the existing vendor landscape. They lead next-gen technology applications. They have an up-to-the minute knowledge of technology and industry trends and the business implications.

Key responsibilities:

Build Internal & External Relationships

• Represent the R&D group and the overall Labs in internal and external settings • Develop deep relationships with relevant Accenture practice, vendor ecosystem and other external R&D organizations

• Present relevant thought leadership to senior executives in Accenture and its clients

• Spearhead thought leadership through publications, patents and invited talks

Manage R&D Agenda and Team

• Define, prioritize, lead and oversee multiple R&D projects; chart a long-term R&D roadmap for an initiative or R&D group

• Formulate and execute R&D agenda which involves discovering the relevant ecosystem to work with, to prototyping, to establishing pioneering engagements and packaging the results for scaling to the rest of Accenture

• Understand, articulate and further identify key technology trends and their potential business impact

• Working closely with the R&D group lead to develop a broader R&D agenda

• Supervise a team of R&D personnel, manage their career progression and help recruit new members for the group Qualifications:

Skill Name

Expected Proficiency Level

Business Model Innovation

P2 - Proficient

Industry High Performance Driver Analysis

P2 - Proficient

Process Innovation

P2 - Proficient

Product and Market Strategy

P2 - Proficient

Research & Development

P2 - Proficient

Technology Innovation

P2 - Proficient

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