Technology Innovation Research Specialist - Drexel Cohort - Visiting Researcher
Location: Overland Park
Posted on: September 15, 2023
creates lasting value across the enterprise. Companies can use
innovative technologies to identify new ways to reach consumers and
build enterprise resilience. Our technology innovation capabilities
can help you craft a long-term vision, architect the right
solutions for the journey, and ensure your investments for today's
"life raft" are part of building tomorrow's competitive
How we innovate:
incubates new concepts and applies the latest technologies to
create prototypes that solve problems for business and society.
Accenture Labs gives students the opportunities to work on applied
R&D projects with senior researchers across a host of
application areas and research topics including--- artificial
,--- human-computer interaction
,--- software infrastructure
,--- the business and social impact of emerging technology trends
(http://accenture.com/technologyvision) ---and--- emerging
technologies such as smart materials and biocomputing
Where you can fit in Technology Innovation:
F uture T echnologies (FT) - The Future Technologies R&D Group
explores the intersection of computing and other rapidly advancing
disciplines to enable a new generation of smart products and
services at the edge . We have backgrounds in human computer
interaction, material science, neuroscience, biology, chemistry,
computer science and artificial intelligence, electrical
engineering, and other disciplines. Our research focuses on
creating smart and sustainable environments, new advanced
manufacturing techniques, neurorobotics and other applications of
neuromorphic computing , energy harvesting and storage and
biotechnology and biocomputing.
Special Projects Office -
The Special Projects Office coordinates discrete workstreams that
leverage expertise from across Accenture's Technology Innovation
organization to support the larger TI strategy. SPO differs from
Labs groups - we don't do strict R&D, but we do run
collaborative projects that pull in expertise from Labs as well as
other groups within Technology Innovation.
One of our ongoing workstreams is a knowledge graph-based project,
designed to integrate and discover connections between data stored
in disparate locations and formats. For this co-op cycle, we are
looking for a graduate level student with experience in front-end
design and implementation and overall user experience knowledge to
build out the user interface for this system. Prior experience with
knowledge graphs is a plus.
All majors will be considered with requisite experience, although
computer science, digital media or related courses of study are
preferred. React experience is required; python experience is
SPO-specific location note: we allow remote work, but we do request
that applicants be within the US Eastern time zone. Applicants
living in cities with Accenture offices may work from the local
office if preferred.
Basic Q ualifications
Currently enrolled Master's Degree in Computer Science, Technology,
Engineering, Social Sciences, or similar scientific area at Drexel
1 + years of experience in an area relevant to Accenture Innovation
Technology research foci including, but not limited to, Computer
Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Material
Science, Human-Computer Interaction
Currently enrolled in PhD in Computer Science, Technology,
Engineering, Social Sciences, or similar scientific area at Drexel
Interest in new emerging technologies, human-computer interaction,
security, software systems and infrastructure or AI and a drive for
working on applied R&D projects or on technology thought
leadership that may be client focused.
Strong work ethic, solid technical aptitude in area of study,
excellent communication skills, attention to detail and experience
working on a team.
The co-op internship program will be a 3 - 6 month program.
Participation in the Technology Innovation co-op program requires
that you are physically located in the United States for the
duration of the internship.
How to Apply
Please apply directly to Accenture Careers website by August 1,
2023 . You must complete an online application by August 1, 2023 .
to be considered for an interview.
Compensation for our Development Programs varies depending on a
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office location, development program, role and skill set. As
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compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado,
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benefits offered is here.
Range of Starting Pay for role
New York City: $9,100.00
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