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AWS Architect Delivery Associate Manager- Nationwide

Job Location: IL - Chicago

Regional Description: Midwest

Job Number: 00557640

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ARE YOU READY to step up to the New and take your technology expertise to the next level?

 

Do you have a passion for using new technologies to make a positive impact on business and community? Want a role that provides you with a sense of purpose and satisfaction? Then join Accenture Technology and build a rewarding career improving the way the world works and lives, as you help clients shift to the New using leading-edge technologies on some of the coolest projects you can imagine.

 

Thrive in our highly collaborative, digitally-driven and innovation-led environment. Nurture your talent for thoughtful and game changing solutions in our inclusive culture that values diversity of ideas, experiences and backgrounds.

 
WORK YOU’LL DO
 

Accenture’s most talented AWS practitioners, our AWS SWAT team. The group is responsible for Accenture’s most complex AWS projects and provides our delivery capability for the Accenture AWS Business Group (AABG). AABG is the deepest relationship Amazon Web Services has with any partner in the ecosystem. Choosing Accenture and the AWS Practice will take your AWS experience and skills to the next level and allow you to work in an innovative and collaborative environment. At Accenture, you can lead the world’s largest enterprises on the path to native cloud transformation and serverless, on the leading edge of cloud.

 
Responsibilities:
  • Interact with management levels at a client and/or within Accenture
  • Design and Implement AWS architectures and environments
  • Design Native Cloud Application Architectures or optimize applications for AWS
  • Author blog entries and whitepapers on AWS technical and strategic topics
  • Contribute to the Accenture AWS community and assets

 
WHO WE´RE LOOKING FOR?
 
Basic Qualifications:
 
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with Amazon Web Services, including strong experience in multiple AWS services beyond traditional IaaS

  • Minimum of 1 AWS Associate Certification

  • Hands-on AWS experience with at least 1 implementation (preferred in an Enterprise scale environment)

  • Experience with at least 2 programming languages (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

  • CloudFormation and third-party automation approach/strategy

  • Network connectivity, Direct Connect and VPN

  • AWS Cost Management and Optimization

 
 
Preferred Qualifications:
 
  • 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 utilizing AWS services such as CodeBuild/Commit/Deploy

  • Unix, Linux, Windows Administration and scripting
  • Experienced in the Software Development Lifecycle and Agile Methodologies
  • Experience with application architecture patterns and best practices
  • Proficient with JSON and AWS CloudFormation
  • Bachelor’s degree
 
 
Professional Skill Requirements
 
  • This role requires 100% travel flexibility to travel and work onsite with clients (typically Monday - Thursday).

  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

 
WHAT´S IN IT FOR YOU?
  • Competitive benefits, including a fair and balanced parental leave policy.
  • At Accenture, we believe in bringing the best to our clients through continuous learning & improvement – from basic skills to industry-specific content – available to all our people.
  • Career coaching and mentorship to help you manage your career and develop professionally.
  • Performance Achievement – our performance management process that focuses on your strengths, progress and career possibilities.
  • Fantastic opportunities to develop your career across a variety of clients.
  • Opportunities to get involved in corporate citizenship initiatives, from volunteering to doing charity work.

To learn more about Accenture, and how you will be challenged and inspired from Day 1, please visit our website at accenture.com/careers.                                        

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

 

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. 

 

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

 
Equal Employment Opportunity
 

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, 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 protected by federal, state, or local law.

 

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

 

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