API Strategy Consultant 9/8/2016

Confidential Company Boston, MA

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29680109
AJE Ref #
576120781
Location
Boston, MA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY
API STRATEGY CONSULTANT

JOB TITLE: API STRATEGY CONSULTANT

ORGANIZATION: ACCENTURE MOBILITY

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

* Bachelor's degree, preferably in a technical discipline
* Minimum of 3 years of experience in at least three of the following areas:
* API Management
* API Development
* API Governance
* API Platforms (Apigee, Mashery, Axway, etc)
* Minimum of 1 year of experience in at least one of the following areas:
* API Client technologies (i.e., AJAX, jQuery, soapUI, Postman, etc,)
* Working with some kind of development language (JavaScript, Java, Python, etc.)
* Web standards (HTML5, CSS, etc,)
* REST, JSON, HATEAOS

PREFERRED SKILLS

* Consulting or strategy development experience
* Previous experience with a large professional services organization
* Multiple combinations of the following skills: mobile governance & strategy, connected home, connected health, connected vehicle, mobile device management, wireless network, mobile application development, field or workforce enablement, salesforce automation, embedded development, machine-to-machine, mobile wallet, API strategy & enablement, mobile testing experience or enterprise mobility management
* Experience implementing or administering any API Management platforms OR experience with an API development framework OR hands-on development experience with applications that consume APIs
* Solution selling or sales support experience with business case or RFP development experience
* Project management experience
* Ability to engage and work with broad range of customer and engagement team levels and roles
(Directors, Architects, and Procurement groups, internal company executives)

PROFESSIONAL SKILL REQUIREMENTS

* Strong PowerPoint and Excel skills
* Background and understanding of internet, mobile, and wireless technologies
* Excellent presentation, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
* Keen interest in API technologies, API-driven applications, and the value proposition of API Enablement for empowering digital transformation
* Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
* Ability to work effectively in either a single engagement or while supporting multiple business development opportunities

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.