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Front End Developer

Job Location: Canberra

Regional Description: Australia

Job Number: 00542495


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Your career in Accenture Health & Public Service


Front End Developer


Do you want to do work that matters?

Join us to transform Health and Public Service


As a consultant with Health & Public Service, you'll help clients deliver more effective, efficient and affordable health care, offering your insight to drive change from the back office to the doctor's office.  You'll build an extraordinary career by using your expertise to help governments and other public service organisations become more effective, efficient, and engaged.


Accenture Health & Public Service


Our Health & Public Services Group brings together people with first-class consultancy skills and specialist industry expertise. This group is dedicated to helping health organisations, government agencies and other public service organisations deliver better solutions for the people they serve. By leveraging your management consulting, analytics, technology, operations and outsourcing skills, you’ll help clients design and implement strategies that improve the overall quality of services that are delivered to your friends, family and neighbours.



While there will never be a typical day at Accenture Interactive, we’ve highlighted a few of your exciting responsibilities.


• Provide technical leadership on enterprise scale front end web and application projects while concurrently overseeing other development teams on several projects possibly across different offices and geographies

• Strong attention to detail and understanding of UX and visual design concepts to provide leadership perspective on front and backend technologies and the overall impact on the UX and creative process

• Oversee and participate in design, architecture, documentation, development, debugging, and deployment efforts while addressing cross browser and cross platform concepts and concerns

• Create project estimates, define scope requirements, structure projects, develop coding standards, methodology and repeatable processes

• Create and distribute reusable sales and delivery content to internal and external design, business, sales, technical counterparts, and leadership to hone their knowledge of FED and the focus area

• Identify opportunities for research and development in the area of focus, and build innovative prototypes that demonstrate our industry leadership

• Apply strong business and client facing abilities to support business development opportunities and build long term relationships in addition to manage project delivery

• Mentor associate developers both from technical and career path perspectives

Basic Qualifications


• 5 years of experience working at an advertising, design, consulting agency, web startup, or equivalent education professional experience

• 3 years of leading projects and development teams

• 5 years of experience with HTML 5 and CSS 3, JavaScript, jQuery, Adobe Creative Suite

• 1 years of experience with Responsive Design, grid frameworks Bootstrap, Foundation, etc., and developing on multi-platform multi browser compatibility IE, Chrome, Firefox, and Safari on Mac, PC, tablets and mobile devices Bachelor’s degree


Preferred Skills


5-7 years of experience with:

• Responsive Design methodologies and techniques

• CSS Pre-processors LESS or SASS

• JavaScript build tools like grunt, gulp and package mangers NPM and Bower.

• JavaScript MVC MVW frameworks Angular, React, Backbone or Ember and UI frameworks

• JavaScript linting unit testing Jasmine, Mocha Chai or Karma, etc.

• Template engines Jade, Handlebars, or Lo Dash

• Consumption of RESTful web APIs or web services

• Version control SVN and GIT Experience using Agile Scrum process to develop large scale eCommerce and content management websites using platforms such as Hybris, AEM, etc.

• Experience in creating project estimates, defining scope requirements, and structuring projects

• Experience leading near and off shore teams

• Ability to solve complex development problems and produce the highest quality code while striving to push the technical boundaries of online applications

• Ability to work quickly while maintaining strong attention to detail and accuracy while adhering to W3C and accessibility guidelines

• Strong communication and organizational skills with an ability to thrive in a fast paced production deadline driven environment both internal and client facing

• Bachelor’s degree / Masters a plus in Computer Science, Marketing, Advertising, Interactive Design, Graphic Design, or equivalent experience


Our Commitment To you


• Your entrepreneurial spirit and vision will be rewarded, and your success will fuel opportunities for career advancement.

• You’ll make a difference for some pretty impressive clients. Accenture serves many of the Fortune Global 100 on high-profile projects.

• Opportunities to learn daily through training, assignments and collaboration with experts across the company.

• Access to leading-edge technology.

• Along with a competitive salary, Accenture offers a comprehensive package that includes generous paid time off, 401K match and an employee healthcare plan.


About Accenture


At Accenture, we can help you build the career you dream of. Our success relies on ensuring our people enjoy the inspiring challenges, exceptional experience and flexibility they need to succeed at every stage of their career.


As a leading professional services company with more than 435,000 people working across 120 countries, your career can take many exciting paths spanning digital, strategy, consulting, technology and operations.


As part of a global diverse workforce you will help organisations across every industry imaginable improve the way they work. Join us and let challenging, interesting and enjoyable work become part of daily life.


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, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

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