IT Specialist - Consumer Goods and Retail Application Management Architect (all genders) - Military Veterans

at Accenture


Are you a seasoned IT veteran, ready to tackle large and complex projects for well-renowned retail clients? Then we have just the job for you – and in just the kind of professional environment you’ve always aimed for: At Accenture, the global hub of innovation! We’re a leading technology center, creative agency and business/management consultancy all in one. Come thrive in an international and inspiring environment among lovely colleagues, improve businesses and lives (most of all your own, by having a blast while doing a job you’ll love), and enjoy the broad range of perks that only a truly top-notch employer can offer. Join the fun – together, we’ll make the future happen today.

Your responsibilities

+ Relying on your extensive IT know-how, you’ll manage customized technology delivery projects for our consumer goods and retail clients. In other words: You’ll play a pivotal role in resolving industry-specific business challenges by using state-of-the-art IT methodology to create tailor-made digital solutions.

+ In this context, you’ll showcase Accenture’s work by leading discussions and holding presentations on technical matters and SCM business processes. You’ll advise the C-level management, support Accenture client account leads during sales processes, and assess relevant Blockchain, AI, ML and agile solutions in cooperation with leading vendors.

+ When getting down to the nitty-gritty of actual project work, you’ll lead expert teams during every phase from requirement analysis all the way up to delivery, roll-out and go-live. At every step of the way, you’ll ensure that the collective output meets high quality standards and deadlines without exacerbating the costs.

+ This way, you’ll make an invaluable contribution to the complete overhaul of supply chains through excellent digital solutions.

What we’re looking forward to

+ University degree, vocational training or equivalent knowledge/skills in IT, informatics, computer science, software engineering, programming etc.

+ Long years of professional experience as IT delivery lead, supply chain IT application/solution architect and/or manager of large teams in an agile context, working with end-to-end test process automation software (e.g. Tosca) and application management/outsourcing deal shaping/delivery

+ Agreeable personality, good team leadership, communication and presentation skills; adept at interacting with management level

Your perks at Accenture

You are important to us as a person. This is something you’ll feel and experience daily, as our working environment is completely adjusted to you. Enjoy

+ flexible working hours (with the option of working part-time and/or remotely from your home office)

+ interesting further training/certification opportunities and promising career prospects (advancement, promotion)

+ a substantial referral bonus for each acquaintance of yours who joins us

+ great insurance, pension plan and child care options, and a long list of exclusive special offers for staff

+ our workplace culture that supports diversity & inclusion

Get in contact

Any questions? Then contact our Recruiting Team via email at or by phone at +41 44 219 50 05.

We look forward to receiving your application.


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Working with Accenture in the United States,  you can join ranks with more than 211,000 people in 120 countries and work with clients in nearly every major industry worldwide, including 96 of the Fortune Global 100, more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500 and government agencies around the world. Accenture’s people build careers in different areas of business, specifically Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing, as well as within our internal corporate functions.

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