Job Description

Accenture is looking for AWS Cloud Architects to join a team of open-minded, multinational and technology-driven people. In Accenture, we help our clients improve their systems, processes and business in a new, continuously evolving digitalized world.

As part of Accenture’s global team, you will have the opportunity to work with inspiring colleagues using the latest technologies. With our broad global resources and deep technical know-how, we collaborate with clients to cultivate ideas and deliver high-performing results.

As a Cloud Architect you will get the opportunity to be a part of the client’s journey to cloud and participate in the design and implementation of large and complex cloud native solutions on AWS, GCP or Azure.

Do you keep up with the latest technology trends or what are the most disrupting new services announced at re:invent? Do you have a desire to change the way business gets done? Do you want to design and implement emerging solutions for some of the most successful companies? If you answer yes to these questions and you are passionate about helping clients effectively improve their businesses, then we want to meet you.

Your key responsibilities will be to design and implement highly scalable, secure and resilient cloud native architectures and solutions, such as data lakes and analytics platforms, APIs and back-end services using containers or serverless architectures.

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You preferably already have a few years of work experience; you meet most of basic qualifications and you have an interest to grow the others:

  • Bachelor's degree or Master's/PhD in Computer Science or Technical Science or similar
  • Certified on AWS and hybrid platforms
  • Experience in designing and building solutions on AWS cloud platform, covering for example container services, serverless architectures, networking and security, APIs, elasticity and availability, database services, monitoring, cloud native integration
  • Good understanding of security in the cloud
  • Experience in software development projects
  • Hands-on coding experience in coding languages e.g., Node.js or Java or Python
  • Experience in software development tools e.g., Jira, Confluence, Git, SVN
  • Knowledge of relational and NoSQL databases
  • Strong interest in growing own technical skills
  • Ability to be an innovative, resourceful, and collaborative problem solver
  • Good presentation and communications skills in written and spoken on Finnish and English

We also value previous experience in some of the following and interest to grow on the others:

  • Understanding of hybrid cloud solutions and on-prem integrations and connectivity
  • Understanding of cloud migration & managed migration services
  • Knowledge of cloud economics and TCO
  • Experience and/or interest in container technologies such Docker, Kubernetes, and Openshift
  • Experience and/or interest in DevOps technologies, test automation, and development processes
  • Knowledge of UNIX or Linux environments
  • Industry specific knowledge e.g. finance sector, resources, products etc.

Why Accenture?

Because people enjoy working here; the work we do is challenging, interesting and meaningful.

Accenture offers a unique career experience and unparalleled opportunity for you to grow and advance. We are driven by the best results, but we never forget to support each other. We like to challenge our employees and give them the opportunity to shine and succeed. We invest heavily in our people’s growth and knowledge development.

Our best and only asset is our people. We believe they’re at their best when knowing what is expected from them and we want to support them in different life phases. Our extensive MyWellbeing –program is one of our key tools for that.

Accenture welcomes and encourages applications from diverse backgrounds related to gender, ethnicity, culture, age etc. We provide an environment of inclusion and diversity where everyone brings distinct experience, talent and culture to their work. We invite you to be part of this diversity!

Interested? Make your move - apply online and attach a CV and letter of application as well as your transcript of records and salary request in English. We look forward to meeting you!

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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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