Salary: £40,000 - £100,000
Travel: up to 80%
Closing Date: 01/03/2019
(Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found)
Accenture Technology is 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 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.
Our Architects are technology experts, who build and deliver high-quality and innovative technology solutions that help our clients to be successful and change the way their people and customers experience work, life and entertainment. Technology skills are valued and recognised through our Master Technology Architect programme.
The role is within the specialized Intelligent (Software) Engineering Services (IES) team. Your key focus areas:
> Lead the Architecture design and delivery of MuleSoft based solutions at scale, considering functional and non-functional requirements;
> Designing, prototyping, and delivering APIs, integration and applications in varied deployment models (cloud-based, on-premise or hybrid), to respond to clients’ needs for cost-efficiency, competitive offering, and agility to respond to new business opportunities;
> Serving as an API and integration evangelist, acting as a trusted advisor in guiding customers of all sizes towards the realisation of their business outcomes by leveraging the application of an API-led strategy using MuleSoft technology;
> Creating thought leadership on technology architecture and integration to increase agility and drive innovation;
> Help grow the MuleSoft Technology Practice in the UK & Ireland;
> Engaging and working with Accenture’s global MuleSoft Capability.
> Creating business cases for technology and organisational transformation to enable migration to or utilisation of APIs and cloud integration technologies;
> Assessing and recommending the best of breed technology solutions to address client needs;
> Developing solution architecture, implementation plans and estimates;
> Designing, building and deploying enterprise-wide scalable, highly available, fault tolerant, secure and reliable applications using APIs and MuleSoft technologies;
> Acting as an SME, supporting delivery teams with migrating complex, multi-tier applications, or building new capabilities using APIs and MuleSoft technologies;
> Supporting delivery teams throughout the delivery lifecycle to ensure that the solution will have high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, appropriate reusability and reliability;
> Creating innovative, reusable solutions that can be taken to market;> Mentoring and developing skills of Junior Architects.