Job Description

Cloud Data Engineer
Location: London
Salary: £45,000- £55,000
Career Level:  (Accenture will be recruiting at the following levels: Snr Analyst, Consultant)
 
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge.
 
We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.
 
“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO
 
As a team:
 
We have exciting opportunities for a Cloud Data Engineer to join our Data & AI practice, part of larger Cloud First Group. We deliver scalable, business critical and end-to-end solutions for our client - from data strategy/governance to Core Engineering, enabling them to transform and work in Cloud Technologies.
 
You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways
 
If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. 
 
In our team you will learn:
  • How to grow your skills working on challenging and innovative solutions
  • Work on new technologies with demanding clients and grow your expertise
  • Work in highly skilled teams advising and supporting our clients through the data and technology revolution
As a Cloud Data Engineer, you will:
  • Work with client teams to design and implement modern, scalable data solutions using a range of new and emerging technologies
  • Work with Agile and DevOps techniques and implementation approaches in the delivery
  • Using good communication skills to understand and deliver client requirements
  • Bring your experience and ideas to innovative engineering, design and strategy
  • Mentor and upskill fellow group members
  • Contribute to our internal networks and special interest groups


Qualifications

We are looking for experience in the following skills:
  • Experience in either one or more major cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure) platform architecture, developing data engineering pipelines.
  • Experience in Spark (Scala/Python/Java) and Kafka.
  • Experience working in a client-facing / consulting environment to build trusted relationships with client stakeholders and act as a trusted adviser.
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills. 
  • Ability to apply analytical and creative thought process.
  • Proven success in contributing in a multi-location team-oriented environment.
  • Proven ability in delivering high-quality deliverables to tight timescales.

Set yourself apart:

  • Experience delivering projects within an agile environment.
  • Experience in MDM, Metadata Management, Data Quality and Data Lineage tools.
  • E2E Data Engineering and Lifecycle (including non-functional requirements and operations) management.
  • Regulatory and Compliance work in Data Management
  • E2E Data Architecture and Lifecycle (including non-functional requirements and operations) management.
  • E2E Solution Design skills - Prototyping, Usability testing and data visualization literacy.
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL modern data stores
What’s in it for you
 
At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidy, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
 
Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for.
 
About Accenture
 
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at http://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 31/12/2020
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.

APPLY NOW
To apply from a mobile device, your CV must be in the cloud. Not Ready? Send this job to an email address To apply from a tablet device, your CV must be in the cloud. Not Ready? Send this job to an email address

Life at Accenture

Work where you're inspired to explore your passions and where your talents are nurtured and cultivated. Innovate with leading-edge technologies on some of the coolest projects you can imagine.

Inclusion and Diversity

Our diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.


LEARN MORE

Training and Development

Take time away to learn and learn all the time in our regional learning hubs, connected classrooms, online courses and learning boards.


LEARN MORE

View All

Learn More About Accenture

Our more than 500,000 people in more than 120 countries, combine unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities.

View All

Stay Connected

Join Our Team

Search open positions that match your skills and interest. We look for passionate, curious, creative and solution-driven team players.

Keep Up to Date

Stay ahead with careers tips, insider perspectives, and industry-leading insights you can put to use today–all from the people who work here.

Stay Connected

Receive job alerts, latest news and insider tips tailored to your preferences. See what exciting and rewarding opportunities await.

View All