Accenture AWS Tech Architecture Delivery Senior Manager in Washington, District Of Columbia
Title: AWS Tech Architecture Delivery Senior Manager Location: USA-Southeast Job Number: 00565046
Travel: 100% (typically Monday - Thursday)
Are you ready to step up to the New and take your technology expertise to the next level?
Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.
People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.
As part of our Advanced Technology & Architecture (AT&A) practice, you will lead technology innovation for our clients through robust delivery of world-class solutions. You will build better software better! There will never be a typical day and that’s why people love it here. The opportunities to make a difference within exciting client initiatives are unlimited in the ever-changing technology landscape. You will be part of a growing network of technology experts who are highly collaborative taking on today’s biggest, most complex business challenges. We will nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. Come grow your career in technology at Accenture!
The AWS Practice within AT&A includes our deepest AWS experts and supports Accenture’s more than 1,500 certified AWS architects across the company. Join our team and be among 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.
Learn more about our AABG and AWS at Accenture here:
Keyresponsibilities may include:
Provide solutions to complexbusiness problems for area(s) of responsibility where analysis of situationsrequires an in depth knowledge of organizational objectives.
Set strategic direction to establishnear term goals for area of responsibility.
Interact with senior managementlevels at a client and/or within Accenture, which involves negotiating orinfluencing on significant matters.
Have latitude in decision-making anddetermining objectives and approaches to critical assignments.
Manage large teams and/or workefforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.
Independently lead client designworkshops and provide trade offs and recommendations
Design Native Cloud ApplicationArchitectures or optimize applications for AWS
Author blog entries and whitepaperson AWS technical and strategic topics
Contribute to the Accenture AWS communityand assets
· Minimum of 2 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 1 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
CloudFormation and third party automationapproach/strategy
Network connectivity, Direct Connect and VPN
AWS Cost Management and Optimization
Candidate must have 5 years of IT and TechnicalArchitecture experience, including project/team management activities suchas:
Technology Delivery Lead for medium size project orgreater
Discussing technologies with a IT director or VP levelresources
· 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 Modeldesign
AWS Security: Compliance, Cloud Security Architecture,third party security tools/platforms, encryption/KMS/CloudHSM, Inspector,Macie, IAM policies/roles, Shield, WAF, etc.
AWS Migration: Optimization of applications toscalable cloud designs, rearchitecting applications to modern cloudpatterns, 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, Redshiftdesign and tuning, Athena, etc.
DevOps and Infrastructure as Code: AWS environment andapplication automation utilizing CloudFormation and third party tools(Chef, Puppet, Ansible, etc.). CI/CD pipeline setup utilizing AWSservices such as CodeBuild/Commit/Deploy
Experienced in the Software Development Lifecycle andAgile Methodologies
Experience with application architecture patterns andbest practices
Proficient with JSON and AWS CloudFormation
Professional Skill Requirements
· Proven ability to build, manage and foster 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 communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
· Excellent leadership and management skills
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.
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