Technology Delivery Lead

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Job Description

Job Description


Technology Delivery Lead

Location: London or Leeds

Salary: Competitive Salary + Package (Dependent on experience) 

Career Level: (Associate Manager)


Please Note: Any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory BPSS and SC security clearance which requires 5 years continuous UK address history at the point of application.


Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge.


We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.


“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO


As a team:

Accenture are one of the world’s leading System Integrators and a key supplier of Technical and Business Solutions to the UK Government, Healthcare bodies and the wider public sector. In multi-functional teams we deliver innovative projects to drive collaboration from strategy through to implementation. You will be using the latest technologies with our health and public sector clients to help them deliver solutions to help them meet their business challenges/needs.


You’ll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways. If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you’ll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job.


In our team you will learn:

  • How to work with our global delivery network to lead complex and large-scale technology projects
  • How to lead the implementation of large-scale Business Transformations across the UK government, health and public sector clients.  Accenture provides e2e Business Transformations, not just technical solutions to point business challenges.
  • How to provide solutions to real world problems facing our health and public sector clients, working at the forefront of the most topical areas for the UK: Brexit; Covid, NHS Improvements etc


As a Technology Delivery Lead, you will:

  • Manage the day to day delivery of high-quality technology transformation work, delivering solutions for our clients on-time and on-budget
  • Manage multi-functional and geographically diverse teams running the end to end technical delivery across the entire lifecycle
  • Become a trusted advisor to clients to ensure alignment between their expectations and our solutions delivered
  • Develop and enhance relationships with clients to identify opportunities where Accenture’s solutions can bring further innovation and value to meet their needs
  • Provide functional and technical expertise to support design and implementation work
  • Be responsible for the management of all risks, assumptions, issues and dependencies
  • Develop and manage delivery plans, across project and programme of work
  • Use a variety of delivery methodologies, including Scrum, Kanban and Waterfall


We are looking for experience in the following areas:

  • Strong interest and experience of technology (custom development on open source modern architecture, cloud platforms, SaaS offerings).
  • Experience in running technical/engineering projects and organising teams for Agile delivery or scrum master experience.
  • Excellent communication and strong stakeholder management skills.
  • Experience in change management.
  • Experience tracking and managing key financial metrics for project/programmes contracted through various financial models


Set Yourself Apart

  • Mastery of managing complex deliveries coordinating with internal teams, client team and 3rd party resources
  • Experience of working within the public sector, if not then an interest to work with public sector clients and to build your knowledge of delivering solutions for the UK Government.
  • Cloud/SaaS/Industry certifications and credentials.
  • Demonstrate a strong Technical and Emotional Quotient.
  • Experience of line managing and developing people and project managing a team of resources.


What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days of vacation per year, access to app based fitness classes and discounts on range of gyms, private medical insurance and three days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!


Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role to deliver the first-class services we are known for.


About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 537,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

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