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Senior Java Application Developer

Job Location: IL - Chicago

Regional Description: Midwest

Job Number: 00515256

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- Job description

Join Accenture and help transform leading organizations 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.  Choose Accenture, and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career.

People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.

Software Engineering professionals work across the Service Delivery Lifecycle to analyze, design, build, test, implement and/or maintain multiple system components or applications for Accenture or our clients.

The Application Development Assoc Manager develops and designs technologies that improve the way our clients and the world works. Supporting the core of Accenture's Technology business, they are eager to learn and use that curiosity to solve Technology problems through developing, designing, and configuring software products or systems that enable client strategies. They use their versatility and experience to design technology solutions that meet client requirements from analysis to implementation.

Job Description

Java Technology Platform professionals develop application using Java technology. The Java technology platform is a computing environment that allows for developing and executing applications for small and mobile devices (consumer and embedded systems), PC desktops and medium to large businesses.

Java and JVM Languages provide experience and skills using Java and other JVM programming languages to develop and deploy applications. Demonstrate experience with core language features and the Java SE core libraries.

Design, develop, and configure software systems to meet market and/or client requirements either end-to-end from analysis, design, implementation, quality assurance (including testing), to delivery and maintenance of the software product or system or for a specific phase of the lifecycle. Apply knowledge of technologies, applications, methodologies, processes and tools to support a client, project or entity.

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ year of Java/JVM enterprise application development experience
  • 1 year experience Production Support Experience

Preferred Skills

  • Applications Development, maintenance 
  • Application Architecture and solutions
  • Java and J2EE Stacks
  • Strong in HTML5, SASS, LESS, CSS3
  • Should have experience on a MVVM framework like Angular, ReactJS etc.
  • Spring framework (MVC, AOP, Boot, Data), JDK1.7+
  • Atleast 1  ORM framework (Hibernate, MyBatis, EclipseLink, JPA)
  • SOAP and RESTful services
  • Extensive Unit testing.
  • Experience in TDD/BDD is desired
  • Advanced SQL/PLSQL knowledge
  • Tomcat/WebSphere/JBOSS application servers
  • GIT for SCM
  • Should have used Code quality tools like Sonar, PMD, Checkstyle etc
  • Should understand and have knowledge on the application security practices/ OWASP principles
  • Agile / Waterfall experience is must. UML knowledge is must.
  • Knowledge on DevOps practices like CI/CD, Jenkins, deployment automation etc
  • Good Knowledge on cloud computing and various deployment models is needed
Professional Skill Requirements

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent leadership and management skills

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).

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

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