Senior Application Architect

  • 13th month + holiday allowance
  • 20 + 12 holidays
  • Hospitalization and group insurance
  • Bonus program
  • Training & learning opportunities
  • Green mobility program
  • Flexible rewards program
  • Eco-cheques
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Your job

  • Manage and coordinate involved technology teams across locations, multiple offerings and projects.
  • Lead the development and documentation of project-related initiatives such as feasibility assessments and business case
  • Develop technical solution designs and create corresponding cost estimates.
  • Present and discuss solutions with clients and account executives.
  • Help clients to simplify and improve their operations by developing business cases, analysing client’s as-is processes and creating technology solutions that support the client’s business drivers.
  • Assess the business impact/return on investment for the more complex components of the technology solution.
  • Facilitate client workshops, document business requirements, and develop them into a proposed business case and solution design
  • Assess the current state of client’s cloud infrastructure, develop strategies and roadmap for improvement and advise in further securing the client’s cloud environments and interaction with their on-premise infrastructure
  • Assist clients in developing strategies to secure their cloud environment by providing high-value consultancy work
  • Align security roadmap and design on client’s business objectives
  • Manage and facilitate case studies on migration to cloud and its business and environmental impact.
  • Implement and follow Accenture sustainability by design approach of embedding environmental, social and governance (ESG) capabilities across project lifecycle 
  • Act as a client’s key contact on the proposed technology solution.
  • Align technology solution components to business standards.

Your team

Accenture Technology leverages design thinking, industry insights and the latest digital and Security methodologies to help clients innovate, grow and improve their businesses. Our expertise, capabilities and experience mean that our clients (including some of the biggest brands in the world) trust us to find the right solutions for their needs.

Together with our talented international colleagues, we focus on connecting the needs of businesses with the new possibilities that come with technological progress. Because that's where the real challenges are: inventing and testing things that have never been tried before, getting new applications ready for roll-out, and ultimately guiding clients to select and implement the right technologies – including state of the art Security solutions - to transform their businesses.

Your background

  • A minimum of ten years of relevant experience & proven success in architecting, delivering or operating technology solutions
  • Bachelor’s Degree in ICT, Master’s Degree in Engineering or Master’s Degree in Industrial Sciences.
  • A minimum of five years of experience in technology consulting role
  • In-depth knowledge of cloud industry trends, including public, private & hybrid cloud platforms.
  • Working knowledge on at least on of the cloud platforms from  AWS, Azure or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Strong Architecture skills across all platforms and ability to communicate design concepts to both deeply technical development teams as well as non-technical staff up to CxO level.
  • Familiarity with Agile, DevOps, and CI/CD toolchains.
  • Strong interest in innovative technologies and desire to work on pioneering engagements.
  • Understanding & experience of the challenges associated with managing & delivering cloud programs across the project life cycle.
  • Knowledge of operational, quality, support & security challenges associated with taking a client on a journey to the Cloud utilizing an “As a Service” model.
  • Familiarity with ISO 27001 requirements and process
  • Full language proficiency in English and either Dutch or French
  • Required Certifications

  • Enpterprise Architecture Certifications such as : TOGAF, Open CA, SABSA etc.
  • DevOps or agile trained and/or certified
  • Any cloud certification

Our offer

Accenture is an incredible place to work - and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation.  Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we believe in openness and honesty, fairness and equality, common sense and realism. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow - whatever it is you're great at. So you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.

Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

  • 13th month + holiday allowance
  • 20 + 12 holidays
  • Laptop and smartphone
  • Hospitalization insurance and extensive group insurance package
  • Bonus program
  • Training & learning opportunities
  • Green mobility program: e-bikes, public transport, bike 2 work allowance,…
  • Flexrewards: decide on your rewards package with our flexible benefits tool
  • Discount program: get discounts at your favorite (online) shops
  • Employee shares purchase plan
  • Eco-cheques
  • And many more! 
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Application process

We believe it is crucial that you know where you stand during your application, and what the next steps are. Our process is short - but thorough - and we'd like to get to know you, and see if we are a great fit. Please connect with our recruiters in case of questions.

Apply

Found a fitting vacancy or role? Great! Apply by sending in your CV and cover letter and let's get started. Contact our recruiters in case of questions, they are here to help and guide you.

First Interview

During the interview, we'd love to get to know you and see if there is a match with our brand and brand values. We will discuss your ambitions and past experiences and tell you all you want to know about the role.

Second Interview

In the second interview, our senior management would love to get to know you. We will continue to discuss your ambitions, past experiences and we can answer any question you have about the position and work at Accenture.

Offer

If we are all happy to proceed after the interviews, we'd like to make you an offer to join Accenture. We hope we can welcome you soon as a new colleague!

Onboarding

We'd like to welcome you to Accenture and are excited that you have accepted our job offer and agreed upon your start date. You will meet all the other new joiners and continue your career at Accenture.

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