20 days old

Federal - Mainframe Modernization Lead

Arlington, VA 22202

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Arlington, VA

Accenture Federal Services, helping our federal clients tackle their toughest challenges while unleashing their fullest potentialand then some. What makes our approach so unique? Operating from the nations capital, we bring together commercial innovation and leading-edge technologies to deliver an integrated and interactive experience that far exceeds expectations. How? Our passion meets purpose! Through our diverse culture and inclusive thinking, we embrace our employees' ideas taking them from concept to practical solutions. Not to mention, we sleep well at night knowing our work directly impacts and improves the way the world works. We keep our tech smarts sharp by providing abundant training and certification opportunities. Are you ready to learn and grow in a career, while making a difference?

You Are:

The Application Modernization is an extraordinaire with skills to modernize application code written in legacy languages (e.g., COBOL) to ferry our clients vision into the future. S/he will have extensive experience helping clients to solve problems, improve operations, and update their applications more easily, quickly, efficiently, and cost-effectively. A proven leader that can inspire teams as they help our clients modernize prioritized functionality in their systems.

The Work:

+ Lead teams in Application Modernization efforts serving clients including strategic assessment of the clients existing mainframe ecosystem, migrating applications to the cloud, language migration and rearchitecting.

+ Provide technical insight and oversight for teams performing static code discovery, rehosting assessment, language migration and migration to cloud; collaborate with leads across a team of engineers and products developers to plan and execute work

+ Assist with engagement planning and budgeting; mobilize and manage engagement teams; define deliverable structure and content; facilitate buy-in of proposed solutions from middle management levels at the client; direct on-time, quality delivery of work; manage engagement economics; manage engagement risk

+ Manage day-to-day interactions with clients and sponsors

+ Develop practical solutions and methodologies to further support the Application Modernization offering; develop or contribute to "thoughtware" and "point-of-view" documents

+ Manage and contribute to proposal work as we compete for new business

Here Is What You Need:

+ Bachelors Degree or 5 years of equivalent industry experience

+ Experience in delivering mainframe technology transformation projects

+ Experience developing project plans for successful information technology projects and documenting and presenting recommendations to clients and/or stakeholders

+ Experience architecting and developing cloud application solutions (strategy, design, application migration planning and implementation)

+ Experience in consultative-based selling of technology transformation projects or leading one of the following areas of a Cloud transformation journey: strategy, design, application migration planning and implementation

Bonus Points If:

+ Advanced Degree

+ 10+ years of industry experience

+ Bull mainframe with IDS2 database modernization experience

+ Spring framework concepts, Spring boot

+ REST, SOAP web services

+ Authentication mechanisms (SAML, OAuth)

+ Multi-threading (concurrency)

+ JMS, Schedulers, workflow engines Git, maven, CI/CD

+ Hibernate, Oracle and Postgres databases

+ JMeter, unit, functional testing.

+ Agile development experience

+ Docker, orchestration using Kubernetes

+ AWS Cloud, Apache Kafka

+ Logging aggregators like (EFK or ELK)

+ Splunk, SonarQube

+ Data transformation across systems

+ BS and Java and Angular

The Extras:

+ US Citizenship Required

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: 2021-04-16 Expires: 2021-05-16

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