13 days old

Federal - Java Developer

Washington, DC 20044

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

We believe that great outcomes are everything. Its what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the worlds leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fastthe first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nations priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

AFS is at the forefront of supporting a federal agencys transformation of a key mission system to modern, cloud-based technology, leveraging large-scale agile and test-driven development practices. This position, Java Developer Role, is based in Chantilly, VA with regular meetings expected at the government-site in Washington, DC.

AFS is seeking a Developer to work with client stakeholders to develop code in the iterative, incremental design/build/test cycles of an agile development process and using test driven development. The ideal candidate will be a jack-of-all-trades technologist a combination of Application Development with Infrastructure/Middleware support experience and with the ability to pick up new skills quickly. We're looking for a versatile candidate who thrives on being able to work with new technologies and who can bring their creativity and passion in creating innovative software delivery systems that are essential to the overall development effort.


+ Design and develop application code

+ Design and develop test code

+ Able to troubleshoot technical issues (error messages, bugs with the software, availability)

+ Participate in a Scrum team, attend stand-ups and estimate complexity for stories and tasks assigned

+ Enforce code quality through test driven development and leverage automated testing tools within a Continuous Integration environment

+ Proactively seeks opportunities to implement improvements to internal team processes

+ Contributes to an atmosphere of cross-functional teamwork within the organizations agile project lifecycle

Basic Skills & Qualifications:

+ 3+ years this candidate should possess the java development skills such as the following: Adobe Enterprise Manager, Java/JEE (1.5/1.6), Web Services, AXIS, XML, XSD, SOAP, REST, Spring, Hibernate, JUnit, Shell Scripting

+ Proficient in Java, HTML5 (JavaScript, CSS3, and HTML), or C#

+ 1+ years in an "agile" environment (i.e. user stories, iterative development, continuous integration, shared ownership, test-driven development, etc.)

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

+ Enthusiasm for solving interesting problems, willingness to perform a variety of roles and eagerness to learn new skills

+ SQL Server knowledge

+ Advanced Hibernate skills

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

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

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 (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

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

Posted: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-08

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