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Data Engineering Manager

Amsterdam Job No. r00171231 Full-time

Job Description

The work

As a Cloud platform manager, your main responsibility revolves around designing and implementing the end-to-end data solutions of Accenture’s large transformational contracts involving major cloud providers (Microsoft Azure, AWS or Google cloud). Typical solutions consist of Data Platform cloud migrations or greenfield builds, complemented with system integration projects and managed service contracts. You will work as part of the One Accenture community:  building the best data driven solutions for our clients together with other architects, sales and delivery teams.

  • People We are looking for motivated, skilled people that are excited about Technology, but also have an eye to make it “work” for our clients. You have deep conceptual and technological expertise and can communicate the ‘why’ of Technology to our clients, our sales and delivery leads as well as work with our (distributed) development teams and get the projects delivered. 

  • Technology Our colleagues in the services-based Technology group help clients, both big and small, by revolutionizing their strategic blueprints for IT transformations. Working closely alongside clients and an international team of professionals, you develop innovative solutions based on their roadmaps. Throughout the blueprint process you engage in the development of defense strategies, combining technology and user behavior, to ensure the security of your client. Together we connect the needs of clients with upcoming innovative technologies to prepare them for the future.

With all our roles, there is some in-person time for collaboration, learning and building relationships with clients, peers, leaders, and communities. As an employer, we will be as flexible as possible to support your specific work/life needs.

Who we are

Through unmatched industry experience, leading technologies from our ecosystem partners and startups, and the largest delivery network in the world, we provide a powerful range of capabilities that can be tailored to our client’s most complex business needs. With over 100 innovation hubs deployed around the world, we help clients continuously innovate at speed and at scale so they can outpace their peers. You will bring innovation, intelligence, and industry experience together with the newest technologies to help clients innovate at scale and transform their businesses.

Technology is one of five services that make up one Accenture – the others are Strategy & Consulting, Operations, Song and Industry X.



Here’s what you’ll need

  • Exceptional written and spoken skills in Dutch & English

  • Extensive conceptual and technical knowledge on Analytics, Data Lakes, Lakehouse, Data Fabric, Data Warehousing and Machine Learning and with architecture frameworks such as TOGAF, DAMA DMBOK

  • Large-scale and complex cloud data architectures (Lambda and Kappa)

  • You are familiar and are certified with the Cloud hyperscalers, such as Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Service (AWS) and Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

  • Experience in leading teams: supporting professional growth, inspire the team on innovation and emerging technologies, identifying training needs and evaluating performance/providing feedback to team members.

Bonus points if you have

  • Experience with multiple cloud platforms

  • Experience with business development where you have identified and pursued potential business opportunities and/or conducted sales presentations/demo’s

  • You have 5+ years of proven experience in architecting, designing, or implementing cloud data architectures, preferably with an architectural exposure to digital transformations.

  • You have 5+ years of proven experience in a consulting capacity or project management roles, where you built and maintained strong relationships with the client

What’s in it for you?

Accenture is a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Our people are Change Makers, and to support them as an employer, we make five promises:

  • Work with flexibility, in a culture based on trust

  • Embrace a sustainable growth mindset

  • Live a human-led culture of Inclusion & Diversity by caring deeply for all our people.

  • Lead and transform our clients with technology

  • Connect with our global network of 700.000 colleagues.

These promises are reflected through our excellent employee benefits, including: 

  • Flexible working hours (4x9) & work location, FlexMoment leave of absence program (50% paid leave of absence for 3 months) and FlexDay; a flexible day you can take off to celebrate what matters to you – from EidalFitr to a birthday.

  • Paid leave: Parental leave, Partner leave for all non-birthing parents, Bereavement leave, and Gender affirmation leave.

  • Paid transport (budget for electric bicycle or car, NS-Business card)

  • Pension scheme, Accenture shares, annual bonus, collective health insurance scheme

  • Social activities like Friday Drinks, sport events and parties

What we believe

Accenture is an equal opportunity employer. Our leaders are committed to building a better, stronger and more equitable company for future generations to create positive, long-lasting change. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. 

Our position as partner to many of the world’s leading businesses, organizations and governments affords us both an extraordinary opportunity and a tremendous responsibility to make a difference. Sustainability is one of our greatest responsibilities, which we embed it into everything we do and for everyone we work with.

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all.  Please let us know if you require reasonable accommodation to enable your participation in the recruitment process by emailing We will be happy to assist you.

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