Liquid Studio Business & Innovation Consultant

  • 13th month pay & Holiday allowance
  • Bonus Program
  • 26 holidays
  • Training & Learning opportunities
  • Laptop & Smartphone
  • 32-40 hours p.w.
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Description Liquid Studio is all about Seeing is believing and Be Different. Do you think and act outside the box? Are you an entrepreneur? Is your sweet spot to bring innovation to practice?We are looking for Business & Innovation Consultants to manage the delivery of our innovative & cutting-edge custom & cloud engineering solutions and services to overcome our clients’ challenges.Your jobAs a LS Business & Innovation Consultant you are Business-wise, Tech-savvy and have hands-on engineering experience as well as innovation management expertise. You will act as the LS lead for 1 of the 5 industries and its clients, and will be responsible end-to-end innovation management, from Ideation till Scaling and Maintain – in line, but not limited to the skills, capabilities, expertise and services of the Liquid Studio.For this, you will on one hand focus on the technical side of innovation and therefore work with the team to shape, design and deliver innovative solutions to our clients in the fields of for example Multi-cloud and DevOps, Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Assistants, Brain to Computer interface, Internet of Things, XR and Quantum Computing. On the other hand, you will help create sustainable business value for our clients, the business engagement team is also focusing new business and organizational development. To deliver the end-to-end innovation projects, you will work closely together with both local (Dutch) and Global Subject Matter Experts across the Accenture network such as Liquid Studios in other Countries or the Accenture Technology Labs.So in summary:
  • You will initiate and deliver end-to-end Innovation Projects, ranging from Ideation till Scale & Maintain;
  • Maintain and manage Liquid Studio’s innovation pipeline by working closely together with different stakeholders from your Industry Group as well as with your engineering collogues of the Liquid Studio;
  • Initiate and further develop the Innovation Offerings together with the LS engineers, inc. conducting market studies industry trends as well as new and emerging technologies.
  • Scout Accenture expertise and capabilities related to the Innovation Topics.
We are looking for ambitious young professionals (3-5 years working experience) with a background in of Strategic Innovation Management, Project Management, Technology & Management or other related fields;
  • You have proven experience in at least 1 of our key Industry Groups, i.e. business, consulting and functional background;
  • You have proven experience Technological & Digital Innovations, i.e. technical & innovation background;
  • You have engineering expertise in either Front-end, Back-end, DevOps and/or Cloud;
  • You take initiative and operate proactively in project management and problem solving;
  • A high level of motivation, entrepreneurship and drive as well as eagerness to learn, understand the principle of Seeing is Believing and like to explore the unknown;
  • You have excellent communications skills, both Dutch and English;
  • You have an innovative mindset and able to think outside the box;
Your teamOur colleagues in the services-based Accenture Technology group – of which the Liquid studio is part of - help clients, both big and small, with revolutionary IT transformations. Which cloud platform fits best with client X? How do certain IT-solutions impact the risk analysis of suppliers? How can organizations become more agile and through what process are new applications developed from design thinking workshops?Liquid studio is home to innovation, software & cloud engineering within Accenture Technology. It is full stack & cloud development powerhouse in the Dutch market – as part of Cloud First - that enables passionate developers to grow and perform at their best while working with recognized ‘best-of-breed’ technology. We have a strong engineering culture where we encourage an entrepreneurship and support awesome ideas to life and enjoying yourself while doing so. If you want to have the freedom to come up with great ideas, try them out, developer them together with your colleagues and bring them to our clients to overcome their (sometimes unknown) challenges: The Liquid Studio Netherlands (in Utrecht) is the place to be. 
Qualifications Your backgroundWe are looking for ambitious young professionals (>5 year working experience) with a background in of Strategic Innovation Management, Project Management, Technology & Management or other related fields;
  • You have proven experience in at least 1 of our key Industry Groups, i.e. business, consulting and functional background;
  • You have proven experience Technological & Digital Innovations, i.e. technical & innovation background;
  • You have engineering expertise in either Front-end, Back-end, DevOps and/or Cloud;
  • You take initiative and operate proactively in project management and problem solving;
  • A high level of motivation, entrepreneurship and drive as well as eagerness to learn, understand the principle of Seeing is Believing and like to explore the unknown;
  • You have excellent communications skills, both Dutch and English;
  • You have an innovative mindset and able to think outside the box;
Our offerAccenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation.  Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:
  • A laptop which suits the job (either Windows or Mac);
  • Freedom to experiment with new technologies & gadgets;
  • High degree of flexibility in working location and hours;
  • An active, diverse, international, inclusive and multi-disciplinary team;
  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (electric car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card);
  • Discount on Accenture shares;
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week;
  • Bonus Program;
  • 26 holidays;
  • Training & Learning opportunities;
  • Discount on Accenture shares;
Interested?Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.Questions? Connect with Dorine Hogendorp, dorine.hogendorp@accenture.com
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Application process

We believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit. Please connect with our recruiters in case of questions.

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First Interview

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Second Interview

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Offer

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Onboarding

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