Accenture Federal - Dev Ops Architect in Arlington, Virginia

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.

Dev Ops Architecture professionals are skilled in highly prescriptive delivery approaches and methods, and the supporting development, execution, integration and operational environments which custom application solutions are built and deployed into.

What you will be doing as a Dev Ops Architect?

  • Establish Accenture as a technology thought leaders in the marketplace.

  • Define, design, build, deliver and run the engagement’s, DevOps platform and tooling for the overall system architecture including focus on development and execution architecture.

  • Lead technical architecture subteam of 1-4 resources

  • Provide the work’s technical conscience defining and driving the right solution to meet the technical performance, scalability, flexibility, operations, and capability needs.

  • Define and ensure technology standards are followed and evolve over time.

  • Conduct architecture assessments and define solutions.

  • Provide architecture Quality Assurance reviews for proposals and ongoing engagements.

  • Support the technology solutioning and estimating in proposals, planning, and pricing.

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What are we looking for?

  • 1 year of experience with components in batch and/or transactional architectures

  • 1 year experience with the design, build, implementation of automation tools such as Ansible, Chef, or Puppet. Custom tooling is also acceptable here if no packaged solution has been used in prior work experience

  • 2 years experience with scripting languages including Python, Perl, Unix/Linux Shell (bash, csh, other) or PowerShell

  • 1 year experience operating, monitoring and reporting on batch and/or transactional systems and the underlying infrastructure

  • 1 year of hands on experience with either virtualization technologies (VMWare, HyperV) and/or container technologies (Docker, Mesos) and/or cloud technologies (OpenStack, AWS, Azure)

  • Demonstrated ability to use SQL with relational databases

  • Ability to manage the implementation of technical changes with small team

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1 year of experience with the design, build, implementation of components on AWS, Azure, or another public cloud architecture

  • Experience with the design, build, implementation of application and infrastructure performance monitoring

  • Experience within an Agile release methodology

  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multitask

  • Ability to work in a fast paced, constantly changing environment

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

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

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

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