Cloud Transformation Solution Architect (AWS)

London, England, gb
Company: Accenture
Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations
Published on 2021-06-14 06:00:47

Job Description

Career Level: Manager

Flexibility & mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients & partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for. 

Accenture is a leading global professional services company and is a recognized leader in cloud transformation and managed services. Accenture has created a new structure called “Cloud First” with the stated aim of hyper-growth across cloud technologies and services and is currently searching for key individuals to drive this business.

We believe in inclusion & diversity & supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual & Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion & diversity too. 

“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do & the impact we have with our clients & with the communities in which we work & live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO.

As a Team
You'll learn, grow & advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking & enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new & exciting ways.

If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training & a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies & will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job.

In our team you will learn:
A focus on people development through a collaborative & mutually supportive culture with a wealth of training & development opportunities
• How to provide solutions to real world problems across a variety of industries.
• How to help transform leading organisations 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.
• How best to develop your skills and hone your talents within an innovative technology environment

As an AWS Cloud Transformation Solution Architect, you will:
• Support the solutioning for Accenture’s large AWS transformational opportunities, including transformation roadmap, technical architecture, migration plans, to be landscape, pricing strategy & delivery model
• Create high quality, client facing assets targeting Cloud solution
• Develop & design roadmaps, implement strategies & transformation plans
• Assess existing client environments & recommend solutions that enable a to-be cloud vision
• Identify additional opportunities within clients, leveraging wider Accenture and AWS offerings
• Develop & deliver presentations, response documents and business cases which resonate with client stakeholders and deliver value
• Understand AWS offerings and build practical knowledge on how they can be utilized and delivered at scale.

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Qualifications

We are looking for experience in the following skills:
• Strong Architecture skills

Proven experience of shaping and delivering AWS based transformations
• Experience of shaping solutions to deliver client and Accenture Value
• Extensive experience in leading, developing and managing multi skilled and highly disparate matrix teams
• Excellent client / customer relationship management skills at the executive level 
• Strong oral and written communication skills 

Set yourself apart:
• Understanding & experience of the challenges associated with managing the creation of end to end solutions with a critical focus on cloud transformation and migration
• Knowledge of operational, support & security challenges associated with taking a client on a journey to the Cloud utilising an “As a Service” model
• Evidence of personal development relating to AWS
• Knowledge of managed outsource solutions across all infrastructure and service management towers or outsource delivery an advantage
 


What’s in it for you
At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidy, private medical insurance & 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility & mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients & partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for. 

About Accenture
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy & consulting, interactive, technology & operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience & specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology & Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance & create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at

Closing Date for Applications 31/08/2021

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