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Lead Software Engineer (Java)

Heredia Job No. 12015045 Full-time - Hybrid

Job Description

Accenture is a leading global professional services company that helps the world’s leading businesses, governments and other organizations build their digital core, optimize their operations, accelerate revenue growth and enhance citizen services—creating tangible value at speed and scale. We are a talent- and innovation-led company with approximately 743,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Technology is at the core of change today, and we are one of the world’s leaders in helping drive that change, with strong ecosystem relationships. We combine our strength in technology and leadership in cloud, data and AI with unmatched industry experience, functional expertise and global delivery capability. We are uniquely able to deliver tangible outcomes because of our broad range of services, solutions and assets across Strategy & Consulting, Technology, Operations, Industry X and Song. These capabilities, together with our culture of shared success and commitment to creating 360° value, enable us to help our clients reinvent and build trusted, lasting relationships. We measure our success by the 360° value we create for our clients, each other, our shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at  


The Software Engineer is a professional in object-oriented programing with expertise in back-end technologies such as Java, .NET, PHP, Python, relational databases, non-relational databases, MVC server-side frameworks, XML, JSON, REST services, and CMS implementations (Adobe Experience Manager (AEM), WordPress, Drupal, Sitecore, etc.). A software developer can work on several projects providing solutions that follow best practices. An academic background on software engineering is preferred.  



  • Understand business needs and design technical solutions accordingly.

  • Contribute to planning, estimation, scheduling, and prioritization of technical activities.

  • Ensure system alignment with Enterprise Architecture policies and best practices.

  • Manage technical challenges and communicate risks or issues to the project manager.

  • Mentor development staff on effective solutioning.

  • Take end-to-end technical ownership and coordinate with various technical roles.

  • Strong understanding of enterprise and software architecture concepts.

  • Proficient in advanced software development concepts like multi-threading, logging, and async operations.

  • Strong English, analytical, and problem-solving skills.





  • 6+ years of experience in software development  

  • Advanced English skills: writing, reading and speaking  

  • Strong expertise in Java and Spring Framework development  

  • API Gateways (like Kong), API development and security by default

  • Strong knowledge in Containers, Security Protocols

  • Problem Solving 

  • Excellent communication skills written and verbal 

  • Experience working in agile projects and play an active role during daily, planning and retrospective meetings. 

  • Experience coaching developers in the team and be the technical point of contact for the client stakeholders. 

  • Experience leading development teams. 

Nice to Have 

  • Ping Suite (PingFederate, PingAccess, Ping Directory), Transmit, Security Protocols (OAuth 2.x, SAML, LDAP), ServiceMesh (like Istio), FDX Standards

What we offer   

  • Health and Life Insurance   

  • Accenture days, 3 additional vacation days   

  • On site doctor   

  • Birthday leave   

  • Internet reimbursement 

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