Accenture Google Cloud (GCP) Solution Architect in Overland Park, Kansas
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The Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Solution Architect is responsible for design, delivery, and implementation of Google Cloud Platform (GCP) infrastructure and solutions. You will work with cloud partners and other internal groups to evaluate supporting new technologies and industry specific use cases based on client needs. Using Google Cloud Platform public cloud technologies, you will define and implement state-of-the-art, scalable, high performance solutions (i.e. AI/ML, IoT, advanced analytics, open source, enterprise collaboration, microservices, serverless) that meet the need of today’s corporate and emerging digital applications.
On the job learning: opportunity to be immersed in the design and implementation of human-centric solutions to help solve client’s largest and most complex challenges, powered by the latest Google technologies and industry’s best practices such event-driven architectures and domain driven design. Collaborate on internal assets and contribute to open-source community projects.
Being part of Accenture Google Business Group’s close-knit, vibrant community; client teams pushing the boundaries of new business capabilities and emerging Google technologies sharing their experiences and lessons learned with each other. Opportunity to learn and work with Accenture’s certified Google Fellows and certified Google Cloud practitioners.
Lead cloud solution and scoping to generate estimates and approaches for proposals and SOWs for customers.
Through a formal sales process, work with the Sales team to identify and qualify Google Cloud Platform (GCP) opportunities.
Lead the discussions and early analysis of the cloud concepts as it relates to Accenture’s Journey to Cloud methodology so that clear use cases are developed and prioritized as well as transitioning these concepts from ideas to proof-of-concepts with the full support of the appropriate teams.
Assess the full technology stack of services required including PaaS (Platform as-a-service), IaaS (Infrastructure as-a-service), SaaS (software as-a-service), operations, management and automation.
Conduct full technical discovery, identifying pain points, business and technical requirements, “as is” and “to be” scenarios.
Compare solution alternatives across both technical and business parameters which support the define cost and service requirements.
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Here’s what you need:
Minimum of 7 years of technical solutions implementation, including experience with the following: architecture design, evaluation, and investigation in a cloud environment
Minimum of 3 years hands-on application architecture focus where you engaged with clients, systems analysts, technical resources, developers and testers to develop scalable and resilient software systems that leverage modern software stack and DevOps practices. Keep as is
Minimum of 3 years of Client Management and/or Project Management experience
Minimum of 2 years of experience in Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
Minimum of 1 years of experience developing applications using containers and Kubernetes, preferably on GCP.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associate Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience).
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