IT Cloud Architect

  • 13th month pay & Holiday allowance
  • Bonus Program
  • 26 holidays
  • Training & Learning opportunities
  • Laptop & Smartphone
  • 32-40 hours p.w.
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This is you

Entrepreneurial

You are proactive, entrepreneurial, and service-oriented.

Motivator

You are a motivated and driven person.

Curious

You have an insatiable curiosity for new tech inventions.

Pioneer

Cutting-edge is your comfort zone.

Are you interested in innovative IT Cloud solutions enabling high performing businesses in the ever-changing and digitalized world? Do you want to help Accenture’s clients transform their Infrastructure to become high-performing businesses by using the latest technologies? Do you understand business requirements well enough to translate them into more technical IT principles?

By joining us you can make great things happen to some of the world's largest and most exciting companies. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.

Your job

As a Cloud Architect inside the Accenture Cloud First Infrastructure Engineering Practice, you will provide guidance, design and implement solutions for the cloud and digital transformation of our client’s infrastructure and applications. Join our team and be among Accenture’s most talented Cloud practitioners. The group is responsible for Accenture’s most complex Cloud transformation programs and work together with the experts of the Cloud services providers e.g. Google, AWS, Microsoft, Oracle, Red hat. Choosing Accenture and the Cloud First Infrastructure Engineering Practice will take your Cloud 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 Digital transformation with native cloud technology as accelerator for innovative companies, on the leading edge of cloud.

You will be able to experiment and implement solutions at client and/or within Accenture

  • Help clients in migrating their workloads to Cloud and Business Agile/DevXOps transformations.
  • Turn their strategy into reality for the next generation of cloud-based applications
  • You will apply your expertise to design scalable and fault tolerant solutions
  • Developing solution architecture, implementation plans and estimates
  • Automating Cloud solution implementations using latest DevXOps CI/CD tools and pipelines.
  • Envisioning of Cloud detailed designs : Landing Zones, Framework for Application services, Security services and Tooling etc.
  • Perform strategy assessments of current infrastructure and applications landscape to develop a technical Cloud adoption roadmap based on leading industry practices.

Your team

Our colleagues in the services-based Technology group help clients, both big and small, by revolutionizing their strategic blueprints for IT transformations. Which cloud platform fits best with client X? How do certain IT-solutions impact the risk analysis of suppliers? How can organizations become more agile and through what process are new applications developed from design thinking workshops?

Working closely alongside clients and an international team of professionals, you will develop innovative solutions based on their roadmaps, through mediums such as robotics and artificial intelligence. Throughout the blueprint process you will 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

Are you interested in innovative IT Cloud solutions enabling high performing businesses in the ever-changing and digitalized world? Do you want to help Accenture’s clients transform their Infrastructure to become high-performing businesses by using the latest technologies? Do you understand business requirements well enough to translate them into more technical IT principles?

By joining us you can make great things happen to some of the world's largest and most exciting companies. Choose a career at Accenture and enjoy an innovative environment where challenging and interesting work is part of daily life.

Your background

  • Technical Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • Minimum of 5 years of deployment/architecture experience with Cloud hyperscalers e.g. Google Cloud Platform, AWS or Azure.
  • Experience with Containers and/or Serverless
  • Experience with Microservices, Functions, Event-driven/reactive programming or other Cloud Native architectures
  • Experience with Agile/DevOps and SR Engineering practices
  • Candidate must have at least one Cloud Certification (Associate Cloud Engineer, Professional Cloud Architect) or any comparable certifications.
  • Hands-on Cloud migration and transformation experience with implementation and troubleshooting
  • Hands-on experience with at least Linux Python or Infra as code automation languages like Terraform, Ansible & Puppet
  • Proven experience of DevOps technologies around Continuous Integration & Delivery
  • Network connectivity, Load Balancing, Cloud Interconnect and VPN
  • Cloud Cost Management and Optimization
  • Team player with strong analytical skills and the ability to understand and resolve complex problems;
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

Our offer
Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.

Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (electric car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card)
  • An expense allowance
  • Discount on Accenture shares
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week


Interested?
Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.

Questions? Connect with Jurrien van den Berg, at jurrien.van.den.berg@accenture.com

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Application process

We believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit. Please connect with our recruiters in case of questions.

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Found a fitting vacancy or role? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.

First Interview

During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions and past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role.

Second Interview

In the second interview, our senior management would love to get to know you. We will continue to discuss your ambitions, past experiences and we can answer any question you have about the position and work at Accenture.

Offer

If we are all happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!

Onboarding

We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and continue your career at Accenture.

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