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Technical Architecture Managers / Senior Managers

Job Location: London

Regional Description: United Kingdom

Job Number: 00384703

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Technical Architecture Managers / Senior Managers
Job Location: London
Schedule: Full-time
Location: London
Salary: £75,000 - £120,000
Closing Date: 31/08/2017
 
Introduction
Accenture believes it is more important than ever for companies to align and integrate their technology to prepare for the world where “Every Business is a Digital Business”.
 
Working across multiple industry groups our Architecture Technology and Architecture (ATA) team combines deep technology, business and industry expertise to design and deliver some of the largest, most challenging and highest profile technology solutions in the world.
 
Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
 
Accenture Technology powers our clients to achieve high performance. We combine business and industry insights with innovative technology to drive growth for your business. We extend our technology and business capabilities through a powerful alliance ecosystem of market leaders and innovators to provide our clients the best specialised skills and tailored solutions.
 
We are focused on aligning IT with business priorities, enabling a digital Accenture and driving down the cost of IT, while working to provide all of our employees with the capabilities to run a high-performing business!
 
Description
Working in ATA you will help to define and deliver solutions for clients, integrating both custom and packaged technologies. This will involve working with clients and other Accenture solution teams to cover the complete life cycle of systems delivery from the initial agreement solution’s functional and technical requirements through to delivery and operation.
 
Your experience should cover a mixture of technology, process and business change, using technology and interpersonal skills to fundamentally transform the way businesses operate.
 
Your background will be in the delivery of projects including technology architecture solution implementation, product selection and application strategy definition, or the introduction of technology to drive business improvement into an operational organisation. Ours is a vibrant, sociable and learning culture where technology skill are valued and recognised through our Master Technology Architect programme.
 
 
Key Responsibilities:
Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate not only an understanding of the different aspects of technology architecture, but also creation of business cases for technology and organisational transformation; development of solution architecture, implementation plans and estimates; an understanding of the pros and cons of different approaches; and an ability to work independently throughout the solution lifecycle
 

Required Skills

We're looking for people who can work through the lifecycle of a project. Dependent on experience we are looking to recruit at all levels, from business analyst through to project manager.

 

You will need:

  • A passion for Technology Architecture and Delivery
  • Experience in developing trusted relationships with clients at Senior level. 
  • Leadership abilities - transfer vision into results
  • A collaborative and team-building attitude
  • To be comfortable with the possibility of working on-site with our clients
  • Strong communication skills (speaking, writing, listening)

 

Technology

 

A detailed understanding across the following domains is preferred but not essential

  • System Delivery using Java or Host Centric relates technologies and application styles (including Web, Batch and component Integration using SOA, Web services etc.).
  • Experience of Redhat, Oracle, IBM or SpringSource platforms deployed locally and “in the cloud”
  • Java based delivery on Open and Proprietary platforms
  • Development techniques including Continuous Delivery
  • Performance and Operability testing
  • Data management including Database, XML, distributed transaction integrity
  • Familiarity with various methodologies including Agile.

 

Industry & Functional

Our team has the freedom to operate in multiple industries, including Financial Services, Resources, Products, Communications and Health & Public Services

 

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent)

 

Accenture will be recruiting at the following levels: Analyst, Consultant, Manager and Senior Manager

 

What’s in it for you?

 

All of our Technology professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your functional skills and expertise in an area of specialisation. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.

 

We have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ holiday per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

On top of this we offer flexible working, a mentorship programme and a dedicated community site which has been set up to help you with all aspects of family life, from becoming a new parent, returning to work after parental leave, dealing with fertility problems, adoption, step-parenting and eldercare and more.

 

What are the next steps?

 

If you’d like to join Accenture’s architecture team of industry shaping men and women , click below to apply.

 

 

 

 

About Accenture

 

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

 

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

 

 

  • Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards – Accenture received a Gold Award (highest level) in the Best Inclusion and Diversity category for its submission “Workforce Gender Diversity Analytics” – September 2016

 

  • Working Mother’s 100 Best Companies – Accenture ranked No. 9, up from No. 27 last year, marking our first time ranking among the Top 10 companies and our fourteenth consecutive year on the list – September 2016
 
 

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