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Event Processing Infrastructure Engineer (part-time possible, all genders)

multiple locations +view all Job No. r00194888 Full-time

Job Description

Embedded in the Data & AI team at Accenture, Modern Data Platforms combines expertise in the holistic development and implementation of innovative data platforms with the support of automation technologies. Today, companies worldwide benefit from this concentrated power to efficiently leverage their data and gain valuable insights – and so do you! If you share our enthusiasm for the development of modern data platforms and highly automated data processing, you can showcase your talent and skills in diverse client projects. Top perspectives and the most capable minds in the IT scene await you everywhere. Will you be a part of it soon.

Your daily work

  • You contribute your skills to diverse and exciting on-site customer projects.
  • There, you take responsibility for the design, implementation, and automation of event processing clusters to provide scalable and reliable solutions.
  • You work in various teams and support our clients from the design phase to the handover of operations.
  • Seize the opportunity to engage in an innovation- and technology-driven community and actively contribute to its development.


Who you are

  • You possess strong skills in system administration, conceptualization, design, construction, security, and operation of event-processing platforms (e.g., Kafka).
  • You have infrastructure expertise in Kafka Stream and Connect to support our developers.
  • You bring experience in container technologies (Docker or Podman) and their management, and you understand how to build applications on Kubernetes.
  • If your knowledge includes Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), CI/CD tools (Pipelines, GitOps, Jenkins), Configuration Management/Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools like Terraform, Chef, Puppet, or Ansible, proficiency in programming languages such as Golang, Python, Bash, as well as expertise in cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, or GCP) and in the construction and operation of predominantly Linux-based and highly available system solutions, that would be an advantage.
  • You are fluent in German and, ideally, in English.

What we offer

  • Flexible working hours, the opportunity for remote work, and the option to work part-time and/or from home.
  • Comprehensive training opportunities and possibilities for ongoing education.
  • Exciting career options.
  • Our work culture that promotes diversity and inclusion.
  • Access to the knowledge and experience within the global Accenture network.

Life at Accenture

In this role, you’ll be part of Accenture Technology. We use the full spectrum of digital technologies to simplify our clients’ everyday lives, leading their business into the future. From #DevOps to #infrastructure, from #security to #workplace services.

The Accenture culture: Here, YOU are the catalyst for change

Your unique combination of skills, personality, and aspirations sets you apart. When distinct talents, strengths, and perspectives merge, the result is nothing short of extraordinary: ideas that propel the world forward. This is we champion diversity and personal development at Accenture. Create a working environment where you truly thrive; with responsibilities that resonate deeply; with a workload that is perfectly aligned with your capabilities; and methods that are tailored to your objectives. How you wish to connect, further your development, and personally evolve rests in your hands. This is your career. We are mere facilitators, helping you shape it exactly as you envision.

Contact us

Any questions? Please connect with us at or 00 800 450 450 45.

We look forward to meeting you!

#CIE #Data & AI


Basel, Bern, Lausanne, Zurich

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