Cloud Application Architect - Financial Services
Accenture
Canada
Join Accenture and help transform leading Financial Services organizations across North America. 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.

Accenture Financial Services Technology Advisory works with each firm to plan, build, transform and orchestrate their technology capabilities, resources, skills and capacity to deliver improved operational efficiency, enhanced enterprise effectiveness and meet their individual and specific business situation, needs and goals.

You will be in our Client & Market organization:
People in our Client & Market career track drive profitable growth by developing market-relevant insights to increase market share or create new markets. They progress through required promotion into market-facing roles that have a direct impact on sales.

Business & Technology Integration professionals advise upon, design, develop and/or deliver technology solutions that support best practice business changes.

What you will do:
As our Cloud Application Architect Financial Services Technology Advisor Consultant, you will:

Use your proven architecture advisory consultancy experience to lead the transformation of application architecture into a cloud native, scalable, resilient and agile architectures.
Lead the design of Pivotal Cloud Foundry architectures and implementation road maps.
Develop cloud native strategies and solutions for client requirements leveraging platforms and methodologies such as PaaS Containers, Domain driven design and modern cloud native patterns
Leverage your knowledge and curiosity of current and future cloud technologies develop new cloud architecture patterns, executable/reusable architectures, reference implementations and cookbooks.
Identify and create knowledge sharing opportunities and develop shared knowledge repository on cloud native architectures, designing and building best in class applications.
Setup modern test engineering practices using Behavior Driven Development (BDD) frameworks
Guide clients through complex problems and solutions in a simple and logical manner ideating complex cloud technology transformation strategies to build, transform and operationalize cloud capabilities into the new breed of customer experience-based business models.
Evaluate cloud technologies and services for fit and purpose of use in the client’s application portfolio
Develop business opportunities by ideating strategic innovative technology solutions that transforms and enhances our client’s technology offering.
Identify applications in application portfolio that represent opportunities for modernization to new cloud architectures by evaluating quality attributes, technology risk, capacity variability, and other factors prioritized by company goals and client needs.
Evaluate application needs, cost, risk and ability to replace legacy technologies.
Define and implement Cloud solutions that enable emerging technology solutions across Automation Robotics, AI, multi-speed IT, agile approaches, lightweight architectures, DevOps, APIs etc. ensure speed to market and agility for our clients.

Proven advisory consulting experience, ideally within a management consultancy or advisory.
At least 8+ years of experience in creating requirement specifications based on Design /Detailing/Application Integration/Coding.
At least 6+ years of experience in Java/J2EE applications development using Spring based technologies
At least 6+ year experience in RESTful services implementation, understanding REST/JSON vocabulary, PAAS and IAAS offerings
2+ years leading and architecting Pivotal Cloud Foundry implementations
2+ years of experience in Development/ Configuration with PCF Application Services PAS Pivotal Container Services PKS - -Docker and container-based app development
5+ years scoping and delivering cloud technology innovation services in the Banking, Capital Markets, and/or Insurance industries
Experience in developing modern applications in Java with frameworks and libraries such as Spring Boot Spring Hibernate J2EE JDBC JMS JMX
4+ years minimum architecting public cloud platforms, such as AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform, Cloud Foundry, Open Shift, Docker, etc At least 2 years of experience in capturing requirements related to internal/external consulting, documenting, and mapping current business process
Architects PCF Solution, suggest proper Tool Chaining. Analytical and good Communication skills
Extensive travel required
Bachelor’s degree required

To learn more about Accenture, and how you will be challenged and inspired from Day 1, please visit our website at accenture.ca/careers.https://accntu.re/2Hcjdtn

It is currently our objective to assign our people to work near where they live. However, given the nature of our business and our need to serve our clients our employees must be available to travel when needed.

Accenture does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis covered by local law. Accenture is committed to providing employment opportunities to current or former members of the armed forces.

We are committed to employment equity. We encourage all people, including women, visible minorities, persons with disabilities and persons of aboriginal descent to apply.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions — underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network — Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 469,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.