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Accenture Cloud Engineering Lead AWS in Dublin, Ireland

Cloud Engineering Lead AWS - Dublin, Ireland

Are you a hands-on Engineer with a background of 7+ years' leading engineering teams in designing, building or supporting AWS Cloud solutions? Do you want an exciting career working in a vibrant environment, with access to outstanding expertise and a global network of specialists?

Why our Ireland Cloud Practice

Working as part of a global team, this is an opportunity to gain exposure to ground-breaking technologies. Working with us, in the Accenture Ireland's Cloud First Team, you will define solutions to complex, real-world problems across a variety of industries.

You will learn, grow & advance within an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse and innovative ways of thinking & enables boundary-less opportunities that can drive your career in new & exciting ways. This is a fast-paced and client-centric focused environment. There is a constant focus on people development and a collaborative and mutually encouraging culture.

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!


As a Cloud Engineering Lead, you will:

  • Lead a team of engineers working on multiple client-orientated cloud projects within an Agile or Waterfall development environment

  • Shape leading cloud solution designs and drive implementation approaches for successful delivery of cloud-based technologies (across IaaS, PaaS, SaaS) with our clients

  • Build and maintain cloud solutions as per leading development and optimisation practices

  • Support organisations in embracing cloud technologies and best practices for development of cloud-based solutions


In our team we are seeking Cloud Engineering Leads with:

  • 7+ years’ experience leading engineering teams in designing, delivering, or supporting cloud solutions in a client-facing environment.

  • Consistent record of leading & developing teams of cloud engineers responsible for delivering solutions across a wide range of AWS services, such as Compute, Serverless, Storage, Network & Database Services

  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code technologies, such as CloudFormation, Terraform or Ansible

  • Strong experience using container and orchestration technologies e.g. AWS EKS, Kubernetes, Docker etc.

  • Understanding of DevSecOps cutlure, practices and tools e.g. Jenkins, Git, Atlassian, Stack, GotLab

  • Knowledge of Cloud Security – e.g., IAM, Firewalls, especially secrets management with AWS tools or external technologies such as Hashicorp Vault

Set yourself apart:

  • Industry-relevant Cloud certifications

  • Experience leading end-to-end solutions, from understanding business requirements, defining design patterns, to driving the end-state delivery

  • Experience applying good development practices ensuring code quality, security, performance, resilience, recoverability, and operability (e.g. through Continuous Integration and Testing)

What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidy, private medical insurance & extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

The opportunity to grow, develop and learn

We provide our technology professionals with comprehensive and continuous training opportunities (covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development). You will work with leading industry specialists, honing your skills and expertise in your area of specialization. Through formal and informal training programs, we will help you continue to build your career and set you up for success every day

Please also note that Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Please advise if you have any particular requirements, so we can look into arranging reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process. You can contact us at accessIErecruitment@accenture.com

About Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services—all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 514,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners, and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.