Job Description

AWS Technical Architect
Job Location: London (preferred) / Manchester
Schedule: Full-time
Salary: £40,000 - £108,000
Travel: up to 80%
Closing Date:  31/02/2019
(Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found)
 
Accenture are hiring at Analyst, Senior Analyst, Consultant, Associate Manager, Manager & Senior Manager.
 
JOB DESCRIPTION
 
Introduction
Accenture Technology is about powering the future with technology. We are at the heart of shaping and driving technology disruption and digital transformation for our clients. We set the direction for Technology, developing the deep specialization to serve all businesses and industries. Our mission is to identify and incubate the next generation of Accenture services around disruptive technologies in anticipation of future demand from pioneering clients.
  
Your Role:
 
> Designing, prototyping, and delivering applications and solutions on full-stack AWS technologies, leveraging its rich native services offering, to respond to clients’ needs for cost-efficiency, increased competition, and agility to respond to new business opportunities; 
> Serving as an AWS evangelist, educating customers of all sizes on the value proposition of AWS;
 
Your Responsibilities:
 
> Assessing and recommending the best of breed AWS technology solutions to address client needs;
> Developing solution architecture, implementation plans and estimates;
> Designing and deploying enterprise-wide dynamically scalable, highly available, fault tolerant, secure and reliable applications on AWS full-stack;
 
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
 
What we are after:
 
We're looking for people who can work through the lifecycle of a project. Dependent on experience we are recruiting at all levels, from Consultant to Senior Manager.
 
You will need:
 
> A passion for Technology Architecture and Delivery;
> Experience in developing trusted relationships with clients at Senior levels;
> Ability to travel and work on-site with our clients;
> Strong communication skills (speaking, writing, listening);
 
Your Technology skills: 
 
You have deep, hands-on design and development background in AWS, across a wide range of AWS services.
 
You will likely have completed the following training:
 
> AWS Technical Essentials
> Architecting on AWS
 
Likely certified in at least one of:
 
> Certified AWS Solutions Architect – Professional OR
> Certified AWS Solutions Architect – Associate OR
> Certified Developer-Associate
 
Experience in the following domains and technologies is valued:
 
> Deep, hands-on design and development background in AWS, across a wide range of AWS services;
> Knowledge of DevOps technologies around Continuous Integration & Delivery;
 
Your Industry & Functional skills:
 
Our team has the freedom to operate in multiple industries, including Financial Services, Resources, Products, Communications and Health & Public Services. We welcome all Industry backgrounds.

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Qualifications

 
Your Qualifications:
 
> Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering, Computer Science or another relevant field;
> Minimum 2 years hands-on experience in architecting, designing or implementing solutions on AWS;
  
What’s in it for you?
 
> Comprehensive and regular formal and informal training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development;
> Extensive benefits package including up to 30 days’ holiday per year, gym subsidies, private
medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice;
> Access to mentorship programme;
 
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.[AB1] 
 
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 31/08/2019
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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