Data Engineer Consultant
Accenture
Denver, CO

About $110,000 - $140,000 a year

Skills
We Are:
Applied Intelligence, the people who love using data to tell a story. We’re also the world’s largest team of data scientists, data engineers, and experts in machine learning and AI. A great day for us? Solving big problems using the latest tech, serious brain power, and deep knowledge of just about every industry. We believe a mix of data, analytics, automation, and responsible AI can do almost anything—spark digital metamorphoses, widen the range of what humans can do, and breathe life into smart products and services. Want to join our crew of sharp analytical minds? Visit us here to find out more about Applied Intelligence.

You Are:
A digital data engineering maven who thrives in a team setting where you can turn your prodigious creative and analytical powers to obliterating problems. Your superpower? Building and delivering Google Cloud Platform (GCP) infrastructure and solutions to help our clients meet the soaring data demands of AI and machine learning, IoT, advanced analytics, open source, and other emerging digital technologies. You have top-notch communication and people skills, and you’re up for traveling regularly to client sites.

The Work:
Gather, engineer, and prepare data to help clients make smarter decisions
Help in a full technical discovery, spotting pain points, business and technical requirements, and “as is” and “to be” scenarios
Assess the full technology stack of services needed including PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service), IaaS (Infrastructure-as-a-Service), SaaS (Software-as-a-Service), operations, management, and automation
Interact mainly with your direct supervisor and be ready to interact with peers and/or managers on the client side and/or within Accenture
Make your own decisions to define solutions and ask for guidance on complex problems
Apply methodology, reusable assets, and previous work experience so that your work is always of high quality
Compare alternative solutions from both technical and business perspectives which support the define-cost and service requirements
Keep up to speed on new and emerging technologies/patterns/methodologies and products that may be of interest to our clients
Be ready to stack those airline miles with the potential for weekly travel (80%)

Here’s What You Need:
Minimum of 2 years technical solutions implementation, architecture design, evaluation, and investigation in a cloud environment
Minimum of 1 year of Client Management and/or Project Management experience
Minimum of 1 year of professional experience in Solution/technical architecture in the cloud
Minimum of 1 year of experience in Big Data/analytics/information analysis/database management/ event-driven/microservices in the cloud

Bonus Points If:
You have a minimum of 1 year of experience in Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
You are a Google Certified Professional Cloud Architect
You have experience in any of the Messaging platforms (Kafka, PubSub, MuleSoft, etc. )
You have hands-on experience with any of the following programming languages: Python, Java, C++, Go, Ruby, C
Important information

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