Accenture Cloud First - Pega Business Architect (BA) - Northeast in Albany, New York

Title: Cloud First - Pega Business Architect (BA) - Northeast Location: USA-Northeast Job Number: 00539782

Accenture is a leader in helping organizations move to the cloud to take advantage of a new era of service delivery and flexibility, where applications, infrastructure business processes are brought together and delivered As-a-Service. You will be joining the Cloud First Applications group focusing on leading cloud technology based solutions like SFDC, Google, and Pegasystems. Accenture’s Cloud First agenda offers comprehensive, industry-focused cloud services including strategy, implementation, migration and managed services, and assets including the Accenture Cloud Platform, that can drive broader transformational programs for clients.

To guide our clients on the digital journey, we design a strategy and architecture to help bridge the gap between existing legacy systems and new digital technologies. We help clients develop and retain more profitable customer relationships and increase operational efficiencies with Pega technology.

Our clients can experience accelerated growth, improved sales productivity and reduced customer-care costs by implementing Pega's marketing, sales and onboarding, customer service, operations and integrated Pega platform–enabling the intelligent enterprise and creating an agile digital experience.

Jointhe #1 Pega Partner - 5 years in a row!

Job Description

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Managesiterative requirements or Agile methodology.

  • Hasknowledge of Pegasystems software, frameworks, and functional design.

  • Managesthe DCO sessions, maintains the functional backlog and supports thefunctional design, ensuring optimal use of Pegasystem functionality andadherence to guardrails.

  • Collaborateswith the technical team.

  • Updatesand validates the functional backlog, ensuring requirements are capturedin use cases, requirements and design templates as part of DCO.

  • Validatesdevelopment



  • Minimumof 2 years of experience with Pega software, frameworks, andfunctional design.

  • 80%travel commitment (Monday – Thursday).

Preferred Qualifications

  • CertifiedPega Business Architect (CPBA) certification.

  • PreviousConsulting or client service delivery experience.

  • Specializationin functional area (CRM, deployment, etc.) or industry domain expertise.

  • Experiencewith software architecture and SOA services implementation.

  • Experiencedesigning and developing process based solutions.

  • Experiencewith Pega frameworks and functional design.

Professional Skills Requirements:

  • Excellentoral and written communication skills

  • Demonstratedclient facing experience

  • Strongtechnical concept communication

  • Abilityto pick up industry knowledge and apply solutions

  • Strongnegotiation skills

  • Visualmodeling skills

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.

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.

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employee of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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