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Role: Technical Architect (SC Eligible) – Manchester
Location: Manchester
Salary: We have roles available across a range of Accenture career levels including Specialist, Associate Manager and Manager Levels. Salary: £36,000 to £70,000+ (depending on skills and experience) 
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 specialized 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. With 505,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at
We’d like to work with you if you/you’re...
  • Experienced within a Technical Architecture or a Lead Developer role.
  • Experienced understanding the business needs, user needs and good software architecture principles. Experienced working with business analysts, SMEs and developers to collaboratively design solutions. Able to discuss the solution blueprint with stakeholders with different degrees of technical knowledge and different interests in the solution.
  • Experienced in the design and delivery of complex solutions across a range of problem spaces and can demonstrate this.
  • Continually identifying new technologies and approaches and forming opinions on where and when they could be applied.
  • Experienced as a subject matter expert in one or more tools, technologies or industries able to identify requirements and translate into actionable design documentation.
  • Understand key software and integration design patterns.
Not required, but it would be awesome if you/you’re...
  • Have experience of at least one large-scale Cloud provider and can clearly articulate the use cases for the Cloud.
  • Great at documenting your solutions in a way that the varied audience can understand (e.g. smart diagramming).
  • Have worked in an agile environment.
  • Have a good understanding of designing and implementing secure systems.
  • Have experience in Financial Services systems

Experienced with one or more of the following;

Apigee, API Management, API creation and control, API Gateway, OpenShift, Docker, Java, Microservices, Spring Framework, Kafka, Oracle, Oracle Golden Gate, Security Architecture Principles


You’ll want to work with us if…
You want to 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.
You want comprehensive, continuous training for your specialist area, as well as for professional skills development
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.
You want some phenomenal benefits
We have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, discounts across major brands, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
You want to be part of a 'Truly Human' environment
Accenture provides an extensive network of over 1,300 trained mental health allies and prioritises mental health at the top of our UKI Inclusion & Diversity Agenda. We are committed to raising awareness and educating Accenture people about our LGBT community while supporting our LGBT employees worldwide. 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.
Any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory BPSS and SC security clearance which requires 5 years continuous UK address history at the point of application.
Closing Date for Applications 31/05/2020. Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.
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