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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 624,000 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.

A Cloud Architect owns the technical and functional architecture for Cloud cross domain initiatives and ensure cohesive Cloud solution across towers.


  • Reviews and identifies the gaps in the architecture and designs, assesses and defines remediation efforts or mitigation options. Brings in technical domain SMEs as required: Security, hyperscalers Cloud Platform, Data, Network architects etc

  • Maintains design deliverables that include architecture diagrams, cloud native architecture patterns, data models, and API / micro-service architecture.

  • Enforces design process standards on assigned initiatives and builds the enterprise architecture aligned with the client cloud strategy

  • Understands the strength of the ecosystem partner platforms in the context of the client existing environment and known cloud strategy.

  • Ensures the end-to-end architecture and cloud services of deployed solutions is robust, secure, scalable, and available

  • Ensures the architecture aligns and executes to the organisational cloud strategy

  • Is accountable for ensuring that the ways of working, delivery operational efficiencies are sustainable

  • Is responsible for the security posture and compliance of the architecture deployed

  • Designs and reviews codified deliverables and technical artefacts



  • 5+ years enterprise-scale technical experience for Cloud service delivery (production)

  • 7+ years enterprise IT infrastructure and networking eg: Compute, storage, virtualisation, load balancing, caching, routing

  • 10+ years aggregated experience across several enterprise platforms: Enterprise & Business Applications, RDBMS, caching, streaming, data replication

  • 5+ years Cyber security, Segmentation and/or audit/compliance background

  • 10+ years full stack application architecture and delivery

  • Experience practitioner with orchestration, automation, CI/CD and DevSecOps like Terraform, Ansible, AWS Cloudformation, Azure Resource Manager,  Google Deployment Manager, Python deployments, Docker swarm, Kubernetes

  • Experienced practitioner with cloud providers like AWS, Azure, GCP, Alicloud

  • Expertise with open source technologies and containerisation

  • Expertise with big data and advanced analytics workloads and tooling

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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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