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Federal - Software Engineer, Junior

Job Location: VA - Reston

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00523349


- Job description

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes.  We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect. 

Join us to design, develop, configure, implement and test a portfolio of custom and COTS ERP business systems. Your experience programming in procedural and/or object oriented languages and strong knowledge of SQL and database systems will be key to your success! Use your ability to interact and communicate effectively with our clients and with other team members. 

The selected candidate will be expected to: 

•Collect and document system requirements.

•Prepare detailed system design specifications

•Develop and test software to satisfy system requirements, which may take the form of new applications or modifications to existing systems.

•Conduct unit, system and integration testing of software.

•Provide tier 2 and tier 3 production system support

You are encouraged to apply if you have these qualifications:
  • 3-5 years experience in languages such as Java, C++, .Net or similar.
  • 2-3 years SQL skills and experience with database systems
  • Bachelor's degree or four additional hands-on development or military experience
Preferred Skills:
  • Experience developing in a cloud environment and/or experience developing on virtual infrastructure. Familiarity with DevOps tools including Jenkins, Nexus/Artifactory, Git Source Code Repository
  • Good analytical and creative problem solving skills for design, creation and testing of software
  • Good interpersonal skills to interact with customers and team members
  • Good communication skills to interact with team members and senior support personnel
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team 

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.


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


Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.


Accenture is a federal contractor, 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 is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


US Citizenship Required.

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