Job Description

Data Cloud Artificial IntelligenceArchitect– Retail
Location: Dubai/Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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In today’s world, business leaders want to rapidly and confidently reinvent to increase resilience, mitigate risk, and grow with sustainable value. That’s where Accenture Strategy & Consulting comes in. We bring together strategic visionaries, industry experts, practitioners from across every enterprise function, business intelligence professionals, change specialists, data and AI authorities, and many other specialized skills to co-create each client’s unique path to reinvention. You will be a trusted partner to business leaders, working with a diverse team of experts to deliver successful tech-enabled transformation and new kinds of value for your clients. Strategy and Consulting is one of four services that make up one Accenture –the others are Interactive, Technology and Operations

Required Experience

  • 10-12 years of experience working with data architecture

  • Industry experience required in Retail sector

  • Very good understanding of Big Data & Analytics landscape, data engineering, machine learning with excellent problem-solving skills 

  • Delivering Cloud optimization services across the lifetime of a Cloud transformation journey, driving up client value across data cloud architecture

  • Exploiting the innovation of Cloud using higher-order products (AI, Advanced Analytics), and industry/functional solutions to create new business value

  • Strong knowledge and experience in building end to end architecture using distributed and Big Data ecosystem components 

  • Very good experience in delivering the scalable data and AI/ML architecture by understanding client requirements 

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  • Experience architecting data solutions on one or more major cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure) platforms

  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert to the client organization for cloud end-to-end data architecture

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, experience working in client collaborative environment

  • Ability to apply analytical and creative thought process.

  • Proven success in contributing in a multi-location team-oriented environment.

  • Ensure delivered solutions are realized in time frame committed; work in conjunction with project sponsors to size and manage scope and risk

  • Provide support and technical governance, expertise related to cloud architectures, deployment, and operations

  • Experience delivering projects within an agile environment.

  • Experience in MDM, Metadata Management, Data Quality and Data Lineage tools.

  • E2E Data Architecture and Lifecycle (including non-functional requirements and operations) management.

  • Regulatory and Compliance work in Data Management

  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL modern data stores

  • Experience architecting for BI reporting and VA solutions, in particular using Tableau or Qlik

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science /Information systems 

  • Azure/Google cloud/ AWS/Big Data certification

Why join us?

  • We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues

  • You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools

  • Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards

  • You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends

  • You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live 

Next Steps

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