Accenture Technology Architect, Financial Services in Boston, Massachusetts
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You Are:The Technology Architect, Financial Services is responsible for leading sales and delivery of projects and programs of work on a large, complex accounts operating in a multi-geography delivery model. Responsibilities include:
Delivery Leadership oversight for a project or program of work
Identification and implementation of innovation opportunities leveraging New IT capabilities (Next Generation Testing, Agile Delivery, Continuous Integration, APIs and Microservices) to drive improved cost, quality and speed for a project or program of work
Stakeholder governance to drive high client satisfaction
Origination of new opportunities to help the client achieve organizational goals while growing Accenture’s portfolio of work
Financial management for a project or program of work including resource planning and profit and loss.
It is expected the Technology Architect, Financial Services will be an experienced delivery lead and that delivery background will be combined with sales and new opportunity origination skills.
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What You Need:
12+ years of experience in software/technology, mostly customer facing
12+ years of experience in Application/Infrastructure architecture, Software Development, DevOps, software engineering
10+ years design/implementation/consulting experience with Enterprise applications
10 years minimum of Integrations Patterns and Architecture experience
10 Years minimum of Application Architect experience
5 years minimum of Microservices architecture patterns
5 years minimum experience around cloud (AWS/GCP/Azure) application development and migration
5 years minimum experience in PaaS platforms like Pivotal and or RedHat
5 years minimum experience in Database and Data Architecture
Experienced in Data Warehouse and Data Lake technologies and concepts.
Demonstrated ability to adapt to new technologies and learn quickly
Experience working within software development or Internet-related industries
Experience migrating or transforming legacy customer solutions to the cloud
Familiarity with common enterprise services (Directory Services) and frameworks (ITIL, Zachman, TOGAF, etc.)
Experienced in standard JEE or .NET, Integration pattern and DevOps
Experience designing and developing system and process based solutions
Able to set the standards and guidelines of the software delivery life cycle.
Mentor and lead the team on the technical direction for implementation and support.
Experienced with Agile Scrum methodologies
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years work experience). If Associate’s Degree, must have equivalent minimum 6 year work experience.
Any associate level certification in Cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, GCP)
Certified in Agile methodologies and or DevOps
Experience in the Financial Services industry, specifically Insurance and Capital Markets.
Professional Skill Requirements:
High level of comfort communicating effectively across internal and external organizations
Working knowledge of software development tools and methodologies
History of successful technical sales consulting and architecture engagements with large-scale customers or enterprises
Presentation skills with a high degree of comfort speaking with executives, IT Management, and developers.
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.
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