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Do you think it’s important to do things you believe in? So do we.

Why Avanade

Leading organisations – corporations, non-profits, government departments, look to Avanade to help them make the most of their investment in Microsoft and to push the boundaries of digital innovation. The result? Interesting work that is well supported, always evolving and sure you keep you engaged and interested. Together we go beyond.

We walk the talk at Avanade. From Employee Networks for our LGBTI, women and veteran employees, to celebrating and embracing diversity so that people feel a sense of belonging and can be free to be who they are. It starts with us all. Everyone, everything, every day. Together we go beyond.

About the opportunity

This role sits within our Analytics Talent Community. In this highly visible role, you’ll leverage an extensive portfolio of solutions powered by Microsoft Azure Data & Analytics services including diverse data (including IoT) and advanced analytics capabilities, such as data engineering, data modelling, machine learning, cognitive services (NLP, Computer Vision, etc.), and data visualization With the agility and energy of a company backed by the resources of Accenture and Microsoft you’ll collaborate with a team of people who thrive on turning ideas and innovations into breakthrough results for leading organizations around the globe. Ultimately, we’re not just making business better. We’re making life better for our client partners and their customers.

What you will love doing

  • You will manage Data Governance in the enterprise and improve data governance, data quality and master data practices.
  • Responsible for analysing current business practices, processes and procedures as well as identifying future business opportunities for leveraging Microsoft Azure Data & Analytics PaaS Services.
  • You will Act as an Advisor for Data Governance processes, frameworks, standards, and architectures
  • You’re responsible for delivery of architectures for transformations and modernizations of enterprise data solutions using Azure cloud data technologies.
  • You will design and build Modern Data Pipelines and Data Streams.

Who you will enjoy working with

As part of the Analytics Team, you’ll love the human-led design thinking and innovative culture. Led by Alan Gonzaga who has a charismatic and coaching leadership style and is all about collaboration and empowered teams. And in terms of the big picture, Avanade proudly celebrates the leadership of Global CEO, Pamela Maynard who has brought our purpose of making a genuine human impact to the forefront of the work we do for our clients, their employees, and their customers.

What technical skills are we interested in you having? 
  • You’re a highly talented Data Platform Architect with a minimum of 5 years of experience
  • Ability to work with global and offshore teams to establish and maintain Data Platform and AI/ML Solutions
  • Shaping propositions and advising clients on the challenges and opportunities to deliver value offered by digital solutions (e.g. data & analytics, digitisation, AI, IoT)
  • Leading and/or supporting client engagements focused on delivering business value and building a roadmap to deliver the outcome
  • Significant experience with real-time data, live streaming data, time-series data
  • Significant full project lifecycle experience

What were interested in you having (Non technical)

  • Being able to use your extensive technical and consulting knowledge to advise clients
  • You’re a self-motivated, enthusiastic, and supportive team player

We do not expect you tick every box. What is important is that you help us to understand what your core strengths are and, that you will be excited to learn and develop in areas if you need to.

What you can expect from us

  • Take full advantage of 5 MyDays off a year to relax, rebalance and focus on your health and wellbeing or honour your personal cultural beliefs
  • Love a gadget? Of course, you do! Go spoil yourself on us. Gadget allowances start from $1,000 pa
  • Your wellbeing matters to us. That’s why you’ll receive $2,000 pa to help you, take care of you
  • Empower others and be empowered through our employee networks: Women employees, PRISM for LGBTI+ employees and Veterans employees
  • Help yourself to an extensive menu of Microsoft and technology certifications and enjoy up to 80 paid training hours per year

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 59,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 

We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.

We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 

Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at