Job Description

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:

The Data and AI revolution is changing everything. It’s everywhere – transforming how we work and play. Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. Accenture Applied Intelligence is driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate with the ecosystem, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

Accenture’s Applied Intelligence practice covers the range of Data and AI skills, from Strategy, Data Science, Data Architecture, Engineering and Visual Insights. When combined with Accenture’s broader Strategy and Consulting practice, we are able to bring together the unique ability to drive end to end business change through the application of Data and AI.

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 this role, you will:

  • Work with client teams to solution, design and implement modern, secure & scalable cloud data solutions

  • Advise and engineer innovative data solutions across leading cloud platforms including AWS, Azure and GCP

  • Use good communication skills to understand and deliver client requirements

  • Bring your experience and ideas to innovative client data strategy, architecture, and engineering solutions

  • Successfully manage small teams of data engineers managing their work efforts to securely deliver client solutions

  • Mentor and upskill fellow cloud data engineering group members

  • Contribute to our internal networks and special interest groups

  • Continuously learn new technology platforms, architectures, and engineering patterns

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Here's what you need:

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in solutioning, architecting and engineering in a sub-set of the following skills: 

  • Extensive knowledge of cloud industry trends, including public, private & hybrid cloud platforms & technologies – focused on Data & Analytics

  • Data integration approaches including ETL, API, IoT, serverless and event driven data architectures

  • Leading big data solutions such as Hadoop, AWS Big Data, Azure Big Data and GCP Big Data

  • Leading data warehouse solutions such as AWS Redshift, Azure SQL DW, GCP Big Query and Snowflake

  • Database technologies including such as relational (Oracle, SQL Server) and NoSQL (MongoDB) databases

  • Familiarity of leading ETL and event streaming technologies such as Talend, Attunity and KAFKA

  • Programming languages such as SQL, Python and Java

Professional qualifications:

  • Bachelors or higher degree in Computer Science or a related discipline

  • Proven ability to build, lead and foster a team-oriented environment

  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

Set yourself apart:

  • Consulting or client service delivery experience

  • Strong cloud & data certifications across AWS, Azure and GCP

  • Worked on enterprise scale solutions for larger organisations

What’s in it for you?

At Accenture in addition to a competitive salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package, private medical insurance and 2 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.

The opportunity to grow, develop and learn

We provide our people with comprehensive and continuous training opportunities (covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development). You will work with leading industry specialists, honing your skills and expertise in your area of specialisation. Through formal and informal training programs, we will help you continue to build your career and set you up for success every day.

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 applicable by law.

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

COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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