Job Description

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy & consulting, interactive, technology & operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership & culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets & next-generation technology to each business challenge.

We believe in inclusion & diversity & supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual & Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion & diversity too.

“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do & the impact we have with our clients & with the communities in which we work & live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO.

 

As a team:

Accenture’s CEO Julie Sweet has announced & committed to the formation of Accenture Cloud First backed by a $3 billion investment over three years. This strategic directive will ensure Accenture will continue to be a leader in Cloud consulting & enable us to support organisations across industries on their journey to cloud & become truly ‘Cloud First’ & realise greater value faster & at scale. Our substantial investment demonstrates our commitment to delivering greater value to our clients when they need it most.

You'll learn, grow & advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking & enables opportunities that can drive your career in new & exciting ways.

If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training & a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of the team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies & will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job.

 

What you will learn:

  • A focus on people development through a collaborative & mutually supportive culture with a wealth of training & development opportunities.
  • How to provide solutions to real world problems across a variety of industries.
  • How to become a leader and play a key part in Cloud First Acceleration.


Qualifications

ROLE & EXPECTATIONS

  • Lead technology vision for respective play area
  • Drives enablement / evangelization for solution area
  • Be the “intellectual” owner for the technology area defined
  • Co-define with leadership the solution points. Create and drive capability and awareness with our internal Community (regional focused).
  • Provide MDDs technical support for solution at architectural level. 
  • Work with Play leads to develop solutions and provide thought leadership for solution
  • Engage with Accenture teams to promote Red Hat technologies.
  • Point of contact for inbound inquiries on technical solution/play aspects – broaden network to know who best to work with.
  • Support proposal development, through stages, and obtaining approvals on estimates
  • Work with SMEs to ensure correct estimating models down to detailed cost components
  • Works closely (when required) with Go-to-Market teams to sell IBM/Red Hat relevant plays
  • Help clients in their transformation journeys to move from ideas, prototypes and MVPs, to production deployment.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • Knowledge in business benefits of: Containers, Cloud Native, Hybrid Cloud, Multi-Cloud, Modernization, Digital Decoupling
  • Knowledge of the partner portfolio for architecting solutions with: RedHat OpenShift, IBM CloudPaks, IBM Cloud
  • Experience architecting solutions involving Mainframe
  • Architecting microservices and event driven architectures
  • Orchestration and container deployment based on Openshift
  • Design: Cloud Design patterns: resiliency, scalability, availability, etc.
  • Knowledge about public cloud offering and services
  • Nice to have: CI/CD (Jenkins, GitLab), DevOps, Springboot, Node JS, Quarkus, Couchbase, MongoD

About Accenture
Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com. 

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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