Job Description

DevOps Consultant
London (100% travel required)
 
Role Description
 
We are currently looking for experienced DevOps/ Cloud practitioners to join our DevOps Advisory teams. As a DevOps Consultant within Accenture, you will work directly with our clients to provide advice on their Technology strategy and lead teams with build DevOps capabilities to realise these strategies. Successful candidates will demonstrate a balance of consulting savvy as well as technical expertise.
 
Key Technical accountabilities:
  • Responsible for low level tools and automation design (including cartridges) and delivery.
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced Agile delivery environment.
  • Experience installing and administering multiple industry leading DevOps tools.
  • Experience administering 1 or more platforms (linux, windows, etc) or large middleware (WebSphere, SAP, etc).
  • Ability to document as-is process and architectures based on face-to-face interviews.
  • Experience administering environments and resources on cloud provider (IaaS or PaaS).
  • Demonstrable experience of differentiating expertise in 1 or more DevOps technologies.
  • Ability to draw up complete DevOps architecture based on reference model, and demonstrate adherence with other technology architecture domains such as security, HA, DR, etc.
Consulting skills:
  • Has demonstrable experience being directly accountable for a small DevOps team, while delivering a successful outcome for clients.
  • Can create effort and cost estimates for small delivery teams.
  • Ability to drive completion of small DevOps strategy initiatives, including maturity assessment, roadmap creation, future blueprint.
  • Can coordinate medium-sized team change management operations (i.e. training delivery)
  • Ability to train internal or client teams in technologies (Jenkins, Puppet, Chef, Docker, Monitoring tools etc)
  • Ability to train internal or client teams in DevOps practices, acting as Scrum Master when required.
 Accenture DevOps is part of a larger vision
 
Accenture believes “Every Business is a Digital Business” and in so doing we support our clients to align and integrate their technology with “Intelligent Engineering Services” (IES) practice. IES 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. Our DevOps community is a part of the IES practice and shares in its vibrant, sociable and learning culture where technology skills are valued and recognised.

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Qualifications

What academic qualifications do you need?

  • Undergraduate University degree (2:1) or equivalent: Technical/ Engineering/ Computer science background is an advantage.
  • Industry recognized certification in Agile is an advantage

Package:

 

As well as a highly competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package including 30 days holiday, gym subsidies, 3 additional days for charitable work of your choice, an employee healthcare plan and a competitive pension scheme

 

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. 

 

 

Next Steps

 

If this sounds like the role for you, 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.

 

Closing Date for Applications 31/12/2018

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, 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 applicable law.

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

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