Ascend Program Consultant – June 2018
About the Ascend Program – Start a Career That’s as Unique as You
Appirio’s Ascend Program is dedicated to providing you with the training and preparation you’ll need to succeed in the exciting career field of consulting. Ascend kicks off June 2018 with a three-month, comprehensive training program where you are immersed in the Appirio values of Customer, Team, and Fun. Whether you want to put your coding skills to work building custom apps, or use your strong business acumen to create meaningful solutions for a variety of clients, the Ascend Program will allow you to experience what it means to be a truly free-thinking consultant with a global services company. Our Ascend Program offers training tracks for Technical and Functional consultants at our Global Headquarters in Indianapolis.
Here are just a few of the things you’ll be exposed to in the Ascend Program:
The Appirio Way project implementation methodology
Consulting project roles (i.e. Business Analyst, Tech Lead, Project Manager, and Integration Consultants)
Insight into each of our consulting practices
Training and certifications on cloud technologies
Professional Development: Predictive Index Assessment, conflict management, leading high-impact presentations
Shadowing opportunities with project teams
Appirio, a Wipro Company helps customers improve Worker & Customer experiences with outcome-oriented consultants who bring the latest digital thinking and unmatched cloud experience. We create actionable strategies that deliver results quickly, and help organizations adapt to a new experience-driven era. We do this by harnessing the power of one of the world’s largest crowdsourcing communities and thousands of pre-built solution accelerators. Appirio is a trusted partner to some of the world’s largest brands, including YP, Cardinal Health, Coca-Cola, eBay, Facebook, Home Depot, Sony PlayStation, Moen, and IBM.
About Our Culture
We’re on a constant search for talented individuals who are enthusiastic about improving businesses with technology. We’re passionate about hiring the right people with diverse skills and backgrounds — not just the right keywords on a resume. Our culture is friendly, fun, and fueled by innovation, and we are focused on providing our employees with the tools and skills they need to grow in their careers. Here, you’ll find that providing a comfortable and accommodating work environment is a top priority, because we know you’re at your best when you’re able to live a well-rounded and full life.
Experience related to major gained through an internship or similar work experience
Strong written & verbal communication skills
Excellent listening skills to evaluate customer needs and translate them into solutions that work
Proven problem solving and critical thinking skills
Ability to travel up to 25% or more and an interest in traveling in the future
For US only, not eligible for visa sponsorship
Ascend Program – Functional Track Requirements
Currently actively enrolled in Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Human Resources, Informatics or related field with an expected graduation of May 2018 or completed graduation from relevant Bachelor’s degree program within the last 9 months
Strong business acumen and interest in business processes
Ascend Program – Technical Track Requirements
Currently actively enrolled in Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Informatics or related field with an expected graduation of May 2018 or completed graduation from relevant Bachelor’s degree program within the last 9 months
Experience with cloud-based technology platforms such as Force.com, Azure, Heroku, Eclipse, NetBeans, HRIS, or similar systems are a plus
Experience with enterprise integration tools and extract, transformation, and load (ETL) tools are a plus
We are an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.