19 days old

Federal - API Gateway Engineer

Alexandria, VA 22303

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Alexandria, VA

We are:
Accenture Federal Services, bringing together commercial innovation with the latest technology to unleash the potential for our federal clients. Every day we bring bold thinking and diverse disciplines to solve problems in new ways. Ready to learn as much as you can? Well give you numerous opportunities of formal & informal training sessions to keep your tech smarts sharp.

You are:

API Gatway Engineer who will work on a small team and can switch assignments in a disciplined and fast-paced environment. Must be confident to tackle complex problems, and will be expected to work within DevOps environment to design, develop, configure and deploy AWS API Gateway and Lambda components. API Developer will be great communicators, strong Object-Oriented development skills, experience with CI/CD, technical leader, experienced with Agile software development methodology and effective collaborator working with cross-functional teams. You will:

+ Work in a highly collaborative Agile Methodology environment, as part of a feature team

+ Develop new features from the product backlog in 2 week sprint cycles

+ Work independently and with cross-functional teams to deliver innovative solutions to complex business and technical challenges

+ Able to communicate with other teams and understand the application requirements so that the data infrastructure is compatible and suitable for Analytics and other areas

Here's what you need:

+ 3+ years experience developing in one or two modern coding languages/frameworks (Python, JavaScript, Node.js, Java, SpringBoot, etc.)

+ Experience with Apigee's API Management Platform (experience with comparable API Gateways such as NGINX and API Management platforms may be considered)

+ Proficiencies in RESTful API design, building and consumption

+ Understanding of various methods of authentication and authorization via APIs (PKI, OAuth2, JWT, LDAP, SAML, etc.)

+ Design and implement high performance scalable database-centric serverless microservices and RESTful APIs

+ Own continuous improvement and fine tuning of API performance, scalability and security

+ A strong API development background with an understanding of developing external facing APIs to be used by customers and their products

Bonus points if you have:

+ Experience with Java

+ Experience using AWS Services

+ Experience with Agile delivery

+ Strong communication skills (written and oral)

+ Strong organizational skills

+ Bachelors Degree

Important information:

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 Federal Services.

Accenture Federal Services is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Equal Employment Opportunity: All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture Federal Services is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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

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


Posted: 2021-03-22 Expires: 2021-04-21

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