Manager Big Data

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

The digital revolution is changing everything. It’s everywhere – transforming how we work and play. Are you reacting to the disruption each day or are you leading the way as a digital disrupter? Powered by Analytics and Big data, Accenture Technology is driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. You see boundless possibilities in the value of data and know how to tackle the challenges that velocity, volume, veracity and variety of data bring. At the forefront of technology, you’ll create it, own it and make it a reality for clients looking to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises. Join us and become an integral part of our experienced technology team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on.We are currently looking for a Manager Big Data for our Technology practice in Utrecht.Your jobYou will help drive and define our technology vision in the field of Big Data and other innovative data technologies and help our clients combat the challenge of generating true insights and business value out of the ever increasing ocean of data. Sharing our vision and helping our clients with a vision and roadmap of their own is a key part of your role. You see presenting at conferences, roundtable discussions and client workshops as key opportunities to do this.Build and sustain trusted advisor relationship with clients and shape our clients’ business / IT / Data agenda. Solving key business problems and challenges by enabling business transformation and charting a journey from the current state to a “to-be” enterprise environment.You play a key role in guiding Accenture’s local capability by sharing your deep expertise in the field, by providing steer to our big data capability learning paths and by supporting in asset and services development initiatives.
Your teamAccenture Technology leverages design thinking, industry insights and the latest digital methodologies to help clients innovate, grow and improve their businesses. Our expertise, capabilities and experience mean that our clients (including some of the biggest brands in the world) trust us to find the right solutions for their needs.Together with our talented international colleagues, we focus on connecting the needs of businesses with the new possibilities that come with technological progress. Because that's where the real challenges are: inventing and testing things that have never been tried before, getting new applications ready for roll-out, and ultimately guiding clients to select and implement the right technologies to transform their businesses. Your background
  • Bachelor or Master’s degree, preferably in Business Administration, Business Informatics or Engineering
  • 8 to 15 years of total relevant experience working with Data &, Analytics
  • At least 5 years experience in the area of Big Data analytics as thought leader or solution architect with experience in business facing roles.
  • Experienced in defining roadmap and vision and sharing this externally with clients through client engagements, round table discussions and conferences
  • Experience with new methods & tools such as (Scaled) Agile, DevOps, Design thinking
  • Strong understanding of Big data technologies and concepts such as the Hadoop ecosystem, Snowflake, Data lakes, Data ingestion and provisioning technologies, Data virtualization.
  • Good understanding of programming/scripting and processing frameworks (Python, SCALA, Spark).
  • Has been involved in at least one large Big Data platform implementation.
  • Fluent in Dutch and English, in both word and writing
Next to existing skills, there should be a clear intent and motivation to further develop skills.Our offerAccenture 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 Vera Klaasen,

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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First Interview

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Second Interview

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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!


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