Job Description

AWS Cloud Advisor/Consultant

Digital transformation requires a combination of capabilities & practices, product mindset, industry knowledge and - of course - the right technology platform. This is why Accenture is bringing together the people, skills and partnerships in Cloud First, a global team working with our clients on planning and accelerating their cloud journey.

Accenture AWS Business Group (AABG), part of Cloud First, is looking for talented Cloud advisors/consultants to join our fast-growing AABG team and accelerate the growing business.

The role

In this role you will use your knowledge of the market trends and experience with the AWS platform to advise our clients, addressing their business challenges through AWS cloud and accelerate the journey to AWS cloud and/or optimize the value realization of the AWS platform. Migrations from on-premises to AWS will be an integral part of the job.

You will often work with a broader team from different parts of Accenture and our clients. Your activities might include support for sales/pre-sales as well as the consultancy or implementation projects.  You will also contribute, in a way that suits you, to further grow and mature our AABG team. 

Your skills:

You are able to guide our clients to implement innovative cloud solutions to solve their technical challenges. You can grasp the client requirements, understand their business drivers and strategy, and help design and build solutions that brings business value.

You have the ability to excel in a complex organization and adapt to new circumstances and environments easily.  Besides, you have a passion for learning and stay on top of the IT market trends which you combine with your current knowledge and experience with AWS.



  • Bachelors/Masters or an equivalent degree

  • 5+ years of experience in designing, implementation or consulting in infrastructure, automation or application domain

  • 3+ years of experience in customer-facing role.

  • Experience in infrastructure (Servers, network), security and at least one programming language (e.g.: PERL, Python, Java, etc.)

  • Ability to guide clients to implement their AWS cloud solutions and experience on implementing AWS services such as Elastic Cloud Compute, Elastic Block Storage, Simple Storage Services and Relational Database Services. Preferably proven by AWS certifications.

  • Experience migrating legacy systems to Cloud and implement best practices for cloud and security on AWS for customers.

  • Fluent in English, fluency of in Dutch big advantage

  • Experience working for multi-national and diversified organizations is a pre


Apply direct online via the button ‘apply online'. We would like to receive both your resume and a cover letter outlining your motivation. For more information please Connect with Niels Rijsewijk at

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