(Senior) Connected Products & Platforms Cloud Architect (part-time possible, all genders)




Key information

  • Publication date:

    31 Januar 2023
  • Workload:

  • Contract:

    Unlimited employment
  • Place of work:


Accenture Industry X - Intelligent Products & Platforms, design, implement and deploy the next generation of products for our clients. With strategic product management capabilities, we transform global companies, modernizing and engineering advanced services across the enter-prise. We help our clients redefine the products they make and how they make them. This vision for value starts with your customers, extends across your enterprise, and then back again, leading to greater productivity, growth and sustainability.

It touches your business every step of the way:

  • How products are designed and engineered
  • How products are sourced and supplied
  • How products are manufactured
  • How products are serviced, returned and renewed

What awaits you

  • You'll join major products & platforms projects and advise customers on the technical architecture of complex Enterprise software platform applications and communicate with all stakeholders throughout the design and delivery lifecycle.
  • Platform & API Development - Monetize & Innovate API Products. Promote an ecosystem of partners & developers building on the platform by engaging, creating, supporting, monetizing, monitoring, & receiving & acting on feedback to improve the platform
  • Serve as Technical Delivery Manager for defined use cases: Understand market and stakeholder needs, translate these needs into actionable requirements for product teams in the forms of user stories, functional requirements and acceptance criteria.
  • Product Development & Engineering - Architect and manage the product development lifecycle from roadmap development to build, test, and deploy at speed utilizing advancements in UI Component design and Dev Ops along with automation testing practices.
  • You must be comfortable working across a full technology stack with a specialization rather than those that cannot work in multiple areas.
  • Candidates must be comfortable navigating complex and ambiguous challenges, and working in a fluid, fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated success working with engineering teams to plan, develop, refine, and launch successful IT, platform, and enterprise software products.
  • Take responsibility for the design of cross-domain End-to-End solutions which meet the present and future requirements for serverless architecture.
  • Lead development of designs for complex emerging products and service, ensuring consistency with specified requirements agreed with both external, and internal customers.
  • This position will require a unique blend of thinking strategically outside of the box combined with hands-on practice experience and excellent communication skills. Additionally, a technical understanding of cloud technologies and enterprise software customer IT. The cloud architect will work with internal and external stakeholders, including peer product managers from other lines of business, to help shape the vision and execute on delivering values.
  • In this context, you are also responsible for the successful deployment & implementation of the
    software platform solutions focused on optimised timelines, budget efficiency, and the IT agility for operations and transformation. 
  • Manage project teams of various sizes, including large scale projects with 100+ solution architects, specialists, and delivery team members
  • In our exciting, varied projects, you will advise customers and internal stakeholders on AWS Cloud implementation architecture. In doing so, you incorporate the latest serverless architecture technology and trends.
  • Drive efficiencies through coaching, knowledge sharing and the use of standards and frameworks as a mentor of younger colleagues and in the further development of the organisation.
  • Candidates must be comfortable navigating complex and ambiguous challenges, and working in a fluid, fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrated success working with engineering teams to plan, develop, refine, and launch successful IT platform and enterprise software products.

What we are looking forward to

  • Completed bachelor's degree (e.g. in IT, management, or engineering)
  • Ability and experience in Agribusiness Supply Chains for program execution, business development, and project delivery
  • At least 10 years of professional experience in design and development of enterprise application software; design or development of cloud-native applications; and well-versed in defining architectures and non-functional requirements
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience successfully bringing products to market in a Technical Architect Manager role
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience managing SaaS and/or cloud infrastructure products, specifically AWS, & Google Cloud
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience managing serverless API cloud infrastructure products. Certification with Scaled Agile Methodology as a Release Train Engineer
  • Minimum 10 years' experience designing, implementing and monetising API Products, knowledge of AWS technologies and their application areas with certifications
  • Experience architecting & leading large scale (100+) SAFe Scaled Agile Technology Transformations for complex international solution teams that include architects, designers, and developers
  • Experience deploying large scale SAFe services and driving the Agile release trains as a Certified SAFe Scaled Agile Release Train Engineer

Your perks at Accenture

You are important to us as a person. This is something you'll feel and experience daily, as our working environment is completely adjusted to you. Enjoy

  • flexible working hour models
  • interesting further training and certification opportunities as well as promising career prospects (advancement, promotion)
  • a substantial referral bonus for each acquaintance of yours who joins us
  • great insurance, pension plan and child care options, and a long list of exclusive special offers for staff
  • our workplace culture that supports diversity & inclusion

Get in contact

Any questions? Then contact our Recruiting Team via email at E-Mail schreiben or by telephone at +41 44 219 50 05.


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