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Solution Architect

Job Location: Singapore

Regional Description: Singapore

Job Number: 00630775


- Job description

The Asia Pacific (APAC) Solution Architect is responsible for working with AWS APAC GTM lead, supporting client Solutioning team to drive AWS-based cloud solutioning.
Key responsibilities may include:
  • Independently lead client design workshops and provide tradeoffs and recommendations
  • Design Native Cloud Application Architectures or optimize applications for AWS
  • Author blog entries and whitepapers on AWS technical and strategic topics
  • Business Case development/TCO, application assessment, and migration planning, Cloud Operating Model design
  • Contribute to the Accenture AWS community and assets
  • Provide solutions to complex business problems for area(s) of responsibility where analysis of situations requires an in-depth knowledge of organizational objectives.
  • Set strategic direction to establish near term goals for area of responsibility.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with Amazon Web Services. Candidate must have strong experience with multiple AWS services beyond traditional IaaS.
  • Candidate must have at least 2 AWS Associate Certifications or 1 AWS Professional Certification
  • Hands-on AWS experience with a minimum of 2 implementations (preferred in Enterprise scale environments)
  • Experience with at least one programming language (compiled or scripted languages)
  • Experience with core AWS platform architecture, including areas such as:
    • Organizations, Account Design, VPC, Subnet, segmentation strategies
    • Backup and Disaster Recovery approach and design
    • Environment and application automation
    • Cloud Formation and third-party automation approach/strategy
    • Network connectivity, Direct Connect, and VPN
    • AWS Cost Management and Optimization
  • Candidate must have 5+ years of IT and Technical Architecture experience, including project/team management activities such as:
    • Project Management
    • Budget Management
    • Technology Delivery Lead for medium size project or greater
    • Discussing technologies with an IT director or VP level resources
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Experienced AWS Cloud Architect with specialization in at least one of the following areas:
    • AWS Cloud Strategy: Business Case development, application assessment and migration planning, Cloud Operating Model design
    • AWS Security: Compliance, Cloud Security Architecture, third-party security tools/platforms, encryption/KMS/CloudHSM, Inspector, Macie, IAM policies/roles, Shield, WAF, etc.
    • Cloud Native Application Architecture: AWS PaaS/FaaS services, Serverless architecture, Lambda, API Gateway, Containerization and Microservices, Lightweight architectures including JavaScript frameworks (Backbone.js, AngularJS, React), single page applications, and modern web applications.
    • AWS Migration: Optimization of applications to scalable cloud designs, rearchitecting applications to modern cloud patterns, and database migration (including cross-platform)
    • Enterprise packaged/COTS Applications on AWS: SAP / HANA, Oracle Applications, WebMethods, etc. on AWS.
    • Big Data: NoSQL data model design, DynamoDB, Redshift design and tuning, Athena, etc.
    • DevOps and Infrastructure as Code: AWS environment and application automation utilizing CloudFormation and third-party tools (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, etc.). CI/CD pipeline setup using AWS services such as CodeBuild/Commit/Deploy
  • Experienced in the Software Development Lifecycle and Agile Methodologies
  • Experience with application architecture patterns and best practices
  • Proficient with JSON and AWS CloudFormation
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, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

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