Skip to main content Skip to Footer

Job Listing

Modern Web Architect

Job Location: Amsterdam

Regional Description: Netherlands

Job Number: 00502863


- Job description

Modern Web Architect

Job description

As Modern Web Architect you will be responsible for the architecture of large web-based applications using the latest cloud and web technologies. You will design, propose and implement technology options for clients.

Interacts with management at client and/or within Accenture on matters where acceptance of alternative approaches may need to be gained.

We expect applicants to be creative and energetic with a strong interest in technology. Applicants should have broad skills and experience with multiple software products, infrastructure, technologies and services and be capable of shaping and delivering innovative technology solutions.

Successful candidates will be responsible for:
  • Architecting complex IT solutions based on emerging web technologies for Accenture’s clients;
  • Developing new IT frameworks, methods and tools, and championing them with our clients and within Accenture’s Technology practice; and
  • Designing and implementing technology solutions;
Place in the organization

Within Accenture's Technology practice, the Emerging Technology (ET) group is responsible for pioneering and championing the use of advanced and emerging technology architectures at Accenture’s clients, such as Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Lightweight Application Architectures, Microservices, Robotics and Adaptive Infrastructures.

Accenture’s Emerging Technology practice provides a unique opportunity for entrepreneurial Technology Architects to be focused on emerging technologies and finding opportunities to architect the next generation, large-scale business systems and infrastructures at Accenture’s clients.


  • Master degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology or equivalent;
  • Experience in technology engineering, i.e. developing capabilities and supporting opportunities, projects and initiatives around:
    • Technology innovation governance and strategy;
    • Technology assessments, reviews and QAs;
  • In-depth experience in the following:
    • Cloud architecture (AWS, Azure);
    • Microservices and API Management;
    • Reactive pattern, websockets and event-driven architectures;
    • Modern web languages, such as Go, TypeScript, JavaScript, Python;
    • Lightweight application architectures, such as AngularJS and Node.JS; and
    • Open source technologies in virtualization and operating system, databases, app and web tiers, big data analytics; and
    • Fluent on the Linux command line.
  • Experience and interest in any of the following emerging technologies:
    • Artificial Intelligence;
    • Robotic Process Automation;
    • Internet of Things;
    • Adaptive infrastructures, IaaS and PaaS;
    • Containers and Docker;
    • Microservices;
    • Continuous Delivery;
    • Resilient architectures; or
    • Agile methodologies.
  • Professional skills requirements
    • Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment;
    • Ability to work in dynamic environment; and
    • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills;

We offer

A work environment with a focus on your personal development. You work together with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses. Within Accenture, we offer our employees a lot of learning opportunities in the area of capability and personal development.  You’ll be attending training at international locations together with colleagues from various countries.

Moreover, you have the opportunity to contribute with your expertise to our Corporate Citizenship Program. 


Accenture offers excellent employee benefits, including:

  • A permanent contract;
  • 13th month and holiday pay which you can manage in a flexible benefits tool;
  • Appealing bonus program;
  • Good transport arrangement (e.g. lease car);
  • Pension scheme set up on your personal situation;
  • Laptop and smartphone;
  • Expense and internet allowance;
  • Discount on Accenture shares.


Then we would be eager to get to know you. Apply directly online through the button ´solliciteer online´ and send us your CV and motivation letter. For more information about this vacancy you can contact Alexander Wich via


An assessment may be part of the selection procedure.


About Accenture

Do you want to know more about a career at Accenture? Visit our website or follow us at 


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.

Find a job

Start your search here: Enter job title, skill, experience level or city

Stay in touch

Join the Accenture Talent Connection, follow our Careers blog, or sign up for job alerts.