Accenture Duck Creek Technologies - Director of Technology in Las Colinas, Texas
Title: Duck Creek Technologies - Director of Technology Location: USA Job Number: 00415167
Join Duck Creek Technologies and help transform leading organizations andcommunities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities andclient engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver valueprovides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose DuckCreek Technologies, and make delivering innovative work part of yourextraordinary career.
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Configurable and scalable software to support all lines of business forinsurers of all sizes. Supporting your initiatives from telematics to big data to exceptional customer service, Duck Creek Technologies’ integrated suite ofsoftware delivers the best solution to support your business, any way you need it.
Our people drive delivery and capability excellence through the design,development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering.They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their currentrole, laterally or upward.
Support the service delivery or product team(s) in managing resources, projects andbudgets to meet the goals of the business and clients. When required, developand execute demand management processes, provide training and education on standard project management requirements and methods, facilitate projectgovernance and reporting, and create models to improve business decisions.
IT Operations professionals support infrastructure operations and/or manage delivery for IT production systems and services based on operational requirements and service agreements.
The Director of Information Technology has deep, working knowledge of market-leading and cloud based HR, ERP, CRM systems. Demonstrated understanding of IT/IS capabilities required to support a midsize organization (e.g. Facility and Application Security, Asset Management, Infrastructure (virtual technologies, data center requirements, laptops, mobile, telephony, cloud vendors, etc,), Networking and Collaboration tools.). Demonstrated success in IT/IS transformation implementations. Background in defining IT/IS strategic roadmaps for midsize (or larger) companies. Strong executive communication skills with a team oriented leadership style.
Key Responsibilities :
Plan and execute the implementation of new Information Systems, inclusive of the conversion off of legacy systems. Key domains include: ERP, HR, CRM, Marketing and R&D.
Plan and execute the implementation of new Infrastructure Platforms across the enterprise, inclusive of the following areas: Compute, Storage, Network, Collaboration, Asset Management and Security.
Develop and retain a high-performing IT/IS team with objectives aligned to the business direction.
Provide cost performance leadership in the ongoing evaluation of the IT/IS function.
Develop the 3 and 5 year IT/IS strategy and associated project with a focus on cloud innovation.
Work closely with the Duck Creek Leadership team (CTO, CFO, CHRO, COO, etc.) to maximize the benefit provided by the Enterprise Information Systems.
Provide enterprise wide vendor management for those 3rd party products supporting the IT/IS function. Duck Creek Technologies is a joint venture between Apax Partners and Accenture, which we anticipate will be effective as of August 1,2016. Though Accenture provides Duck Creek Technologies with administrative support, any potential employment resulting from this application is with Duck Creek Technologies and not Accenture. Qualifications: Basic Qualifications
Minimum of 10 years of experience in working with CRM, ERP and HR systems
Minimum of 5 years prior experience as Director of IT/CIO for Software / Technology company or related.
Bachelor of Science in Computer related field. (e.g. Computer Science, Engineering, etc.)
Candidates who are currently on assignment as part of the Global Careers program are not eligible for consideration. Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e.,H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. Duck Creek Technologies is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Equal Employment Opportunity
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.
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