Job Description

Role: Java Developer

Location: Shipley

Travel: Possibility for travel to client sites throughout the UK

 

We have roles available across the following Accenture career levels depending on skills and experience

Salary: We have roles available across a range of Accenture career levels including Analyst, Senior Analyst, Specialist and Associate Manager levels. Salary: £26,000 to £60,000+ (depending on skills and experience)

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions — underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network — Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With 505,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com

What we’re looking for;

·         Born collaborators passionate about building and running consumer-facing digital products to join our dynamic agile engineering team

·         Highly-motivated engineers with relevant experience building cloud-based microservices using Java 8+

·         Engineers who consider the impact that backend implementations can have on the overall product user experience

·         A keen eye for production performance, operability and maintainability



Qualifications

Key responsibilities and skills;

·         A strong understanding of web, integration & test technologies (HTML, XML, JSON, Web Services, Junit, Mockito)

·         Experience working with build and dependency management tools (such as Maven) and source code management tools (such as GitLab / GitHub)

·         Knowledge of modern Java based frameworks like Spring and/or Dropwizard

·         An understanding and of messaging and queues (JMS, Queues, Kafka)

·         Application design patterns and UML

·         Knowledge of relational databases & NoSQL (e.g. Hadoop, CouchDb) desirable

·         Experience using containerisation and associated tech, such as Docker, Kubernetes and ECS

·         RESTful services and associated tech, such as Swagger

·         Solid experience working with CI tools and associated tech (e.g Bamboo, Jenkins, Hudson and SonarCube)

·         Interest in innovating and suggesting newer technologies, serverless and reactive architectures based on AWS

 

You’ll want to work with us if;

You want to help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance

You want comprehensive, continuous training for your specialist area, as well as for professional skills development

We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career

You want some phenomenal benefits

We have an extensive benefits package which includes 25 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, discounts across major brands, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice

You want to be part of a 'Truly Human' environment

Accenture provides an extensive network of over 1,300 trained mental health allies and prioritises mental health at the top of our UKI Inclusion & Diversity Agenda. We are committed to raising awareness and educating Accenture people about our LGBT community while supporting our LGBT employees worldwide. 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, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity or any other basis as protected by applicable law

Any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory BPSS clearance

Closing Date for Applications 31/05/2020. Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, 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 applicable law.

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

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