Job Description

We are:​ 

A leading partner to the world’s major cloud providers, including AWS, Azure, and Google. The formation of Accenture Cloud First, with a $3 billion investment over three years, demonstrates our commitment to deliver greater value to our clients when they need it most and offers huge growth opportunities for you! 

Our Cloud First group of more than 70,000 cloud professionals delivers a full stack of integrated cloud capabilities across data, edge, integrated infrastructure and applications, deep ecosystem skills, culture of change along with a deep industry expertise to shape, move, build and operate our clients’ businesses in the cloud.  To accelerate our customers transformation leveraging cloud, we combine world-class learning and talent development expertise; deep experience in cloud change management; and cloud-ready operating models with a commitment to responsible business by design — with security, data privacy, responsible use of artificial intelligence, sustainability and ethics and compliance built into the fundamental changes Accenture helps companies achieve.​ 

We are excited about the opportunities in the Cloud – and hope you are too!  Learn more about why Accenture’s Google Cloud Business Group was named the 2019 Industry Solutions Partner of the Year

You are:

A motivated, inquisitive cloud architect. You enjoy using your development skills to deliver innovative solutions that help our clients improve the services they provide. Driven by curiosity, you explore how new disruptive technologies can be applied to solve challenging business problems. You thrive in a collaborative, creative and productive team environment where ideas are freely exchanged, and innovative disruptive technologies are utilized everyday.  ​

The work:

The Google Cloud (Cloud Native) Architect will be responsible for architecting GC Infrastructure and modernization of enterprise applications and solutions on GC.  We are looking for candidates who have a broad set of technology skills including Integrating native GC services and 3rd party technologies, large scale architecting, and multi-platform deployments on GC.

  • Design and Implement Google Cloud architectures and provision environments​
  • Design Native Cloud Application Architectures or optimize applications for Google Cloud​
  • Collaborate with implementation teams from concept to operations, providing deep technical subject matter expertise for successfully deploying large scale solutions in the enterprise, using modern cloud native technologies on premise and cloud
  • Conduct audits, logging, and lead cost optimization of small to large scale GC implementations

Lead a project team to solve complex problems

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Qualifications

  • Minimum 7 years of designing, building and operationalizing large scale enterprise solutions and applications using one or more of GCP services in combination with 3rd parties – examples include Anthos, Google Kubernetes Engine, Cloud DataProc, Cloud Dataflow, Apache Beam, BigTable, Cloud BigQuery, Cloud PubSub, Cloud Functions, etc.
  • Minimum 2 years of hands-on experience analyzing, re-architecting and re-platforming application platforms onto GCP cloud using GCP/3rd party services
  • Minimum 2 years experience setting up CI/CD code optimization/automation within GCP platform
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. If Associate Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience

Growth opportunities

You will always be learning in this role through:

  • On the job learning: opportunity to be immersed in the design and implementation of human-centric solutions to help solve client’s largest and most complex challenges, powered by the latest Google technologies and industry’s best practices such event-driven architectures and domain driven design. Collaborate on internal assets and contribute to open source community projects.
  • Being part of Accenture Google Business Group’s tightknit, vibrant community; client teams pushing the boundaries of new business capabilities and emerging Google technologies sharing their experiences and lessons learned with each other. Opportunity to learn and work with Accenture’s certified Google Fellows and certified Google Cloud practitioners.

Unless expressly indicated, this role is not open in the State of Colorado.



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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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