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  • Posted: Nov 6, 2019
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Accenture solves our clients' toughest challenges by providing unmatched services in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. We partner with more than three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, driving innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. With expertise across more than 40 industries and all business functions, we deliver...
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    AWS Data Architect

    We are looking for people that are passionate and interested about technology, with a breadth of knowledge across a wide range of custom software Architectures and development & testing technologies, specifically based on the AWS platform of technologies.


    Successful candidates will be able to asses existing solution architecture maturity and recommend, design, architect and/or deliver against future architectural goals. They will also be able to convert business requirements into sustainable, effective and efficient Solution Architecture that are fit for purpose.


    A good solution architect must also be able to communicate effectively with their and their client’s teams at a technical as well as business level while assisting and driving the delivery (including governance) for our clients.

    Key Competencies

    • Deep technical skills and experience in one or more technology architecture domains
    • Ability to develop implementation plans and estimates that serve as input to the business case supporting the technology implementation
    • Implement and Drive effective Software Development methodologies depending on project and client environment such as Agile, Spiral and/or Waterfall.


    • Build scalable, flexible, manageable and cost-effective modern data architectures on AWS ecosystem.
    • Implement end-to-end data analytics solutions (from data ingestion through visualization) for large-scale, complex client environments
    • Lead a team of data engineers in designing, developing, testing, and deploying high performance data analytics solutions provided by AWS
    • Communicate complex technical topics to non-technical business and sr. executives
      Mentoring technical staff

    Qualifications Required

    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Information Technology, Computer Science or Information Systems, or equivalent work experience

    Required Competencies

    • 10+ years of IT experience and equivalent blend of education and experience
    • 5+ years architecting, developing, and deploying scalable enterprise data analytics solutions (Enterprise Data Warehouses, Data Marts, etc)
    • Hands-on experience deploying data analytics solutions in AWS using RDS/Aurora/DynamoDB/EMR/Redshift (20 +TB)
    • Demonstrated experience solving complex performance tuning challenges within a data analytics environment: greatly improved ETL load times, reduced SQL Query times, or re-arch to data pipelines using AWS Glue/DataPipelines
    • Demonstrated experience architecting data analytics solutions sourcing data from traditional on-prem environments to AWS Ecosystem (Redshift/RDS/Aurora/S3) using DMS/Glue or any other data migration frameworks
    • Hands-on experience with Big Data modelling techniques: Data Vault 2.0, etc
    • Knowledge of AWS Amazon Quicksight for reporting and visualization
    • Leveraged AWS Redshift Spectrum and Athena for maximum concurrency
    • Knowledge of AWS CloudFormation templates or third party solutions like Terraform
    • Strong understanding of Java/Python programming languages; knowledge of RESTAPI frameworks
    • Strong understanding of the data analytics tools, packages, offerings
    • Demonstrated technical leadership experience working successfully as part of a large project team
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Demonstrate experience presenting technical topics in front of an audience
    • 5+ years experience writing complex SQL queries, stored procedures
    • 3+ years experience with SVN or Git code versioning tools
    • Certified AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate(Must) and AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional(or) AWS Certified Big Data Speciality

    Additional Competencies

    • At least 3 years of application development with extensive database use
      Proven expertise in a one of more of SQL, Stored Procedures, Scripting Languages, Object and Data Modelling
    • Knowledge of and hands-on work on Big Data Platforms will be a plus (e.g Hadoop, Spark, Cloudera or any of the Cloud Data Platforms)
    • Performance tuning of custom code, custom queries and troubleshooting techniques
    • Proven application analysis and design skills
    • Very good communication skills, written and spoken

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Accenture on to apply
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