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Google Cloud Engineer

Washington, DC 20020

Job Description

Are you ready to step up to the New and take your technology expertise to the next level?

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations 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. Choose Accenture and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

As part of our Google Cloud Platform practice, you will lead technology innovation for our clients through robust delivery of world-class solutions. You will build better software better! There will never be a typical day and thats why people love it here. The opportunities to make a difference within exciting client initiatives are unlimited in the ever-changing technology landscape. You will be part of a growing network of technology experts who are highly collaborative taking on todays biggest, most complex business challenges. We will nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. Come grow your career in technology at Accenture!

The GCP Application Developer role is responsible for the implementation of cloud native applications built on Google Cloud Platform (GCP). The ideal candidate would also be responsible for developing and delivering cloud solutions to meet todays high demand in areas such as event-driven architectures using streaming technologies such as Kafka, AI/ML, IoT, advanced analytics, open source, enterprise collaboration, microservices, server less, etc. Using Google Cloud Platform (GCP) public cloud technologies, our Application Developer professionals implement state-of-the-art, scalable, high performance solutions that meet the need of todays corporate and emerging digital applications.

Racking up those air miles will have to wait, as weekly non-essential travel to client sites Monday through Thursday is currently suspended. For now, all Accenture business travel, international and domestic, is currently restricted to client-essential sales/delivery activity only.
Please note: The safety and well-being of our people continues to be the top priority, and our decisions around travel are informed by government COVID-19 response directives, recommendations from leading health authorities and guidance from a number of infectious disease experts.

Key responsibilities may include:

+ Designing, build, and lead the development of cloud native applications using the Google Cloud Platform services, event streaming technologies, and various open source frameworks

+ Work within an agile team that includes members with cross-functional skills

+ Experience designing and leading engineering applications and broader systems and supporting DevOps, i.e management of the process of building software

+ More experienced members will be involved in the solutioning and creation of technology blueprints and overall application and broader system architecture

+ Oral status and occasional written reports via daily stand-ups, etc.

+ Continuous learning and curiosity of new and emerging technologies/patterns/methodologies and market offerings that may be of interest to our clients.

+ Adapt to existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.

+ Understand the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.

+ Use considerable judgment to define solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.

+ Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture. Establish methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance.

Basic Qualifications:

+ Minimum of 3 years of application design and development experience in a cloud environment

+ Minimum of 1 years of experience in Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and a passion for learning new technologies

+ Minimum of 1 years of experience developing applications using containers, Kubernetes, service mesh (Istio, Solo) preferably on GCP.

+ Minimum of 1 years of experience in Big Data/analytics/information analysis/database management in the cloud

+ Minimum of 1 years of experience in IoT/event-driven/microservices in the cloud

+ Previous GCP Implementation/Delivery experience on Google Cloud Platform (GCP).

+ Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 2 years) work experience. If Associate Degree, must have minimum 4 years work experience

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Google Cloud Certified Associate Cloud Engineer, Professional Cloud Architect

+ Hands-on experience with GCP services using GCP Console or Deployment Manager

+ Infrastructure (Server, Storage, and Database) discovery, design, build, and migration experience

+ Experience in any of event streaming platforms (Kafka, Google Pub/Sub, NiFi, Pulsar , etc.)

+ Hands-on experience with any of the following programming languages (Java, Node, Golang, Kotlin, Python)

+ Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems

+ Experience in Cloud Workload Migration Automation Tools (i.e. Velostrata, Cloud endure, etc.) Cloud provisioning and management (i.e. Terraform, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, etc.)

Professional Skill Requirements:

+ Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

+ Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

+ Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement

Requesting An Accommodation

Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired.

If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter.

Other Employment Statements

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the Company's legal duty to furnish information.


Posted: 2021-01-11 Expires: 2021-02-14

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