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Federal - Software Developer

Job Location: VA - Reston

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00531048


- Job description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Reston, VA


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.  


Object oriented languages, and should have strong knowledge of SQL and database systems. These positions require candidates to be able to interact and communicate clearly with our clients and with other team members. Candidates with AWS or Virtual Infrastructure development experience are highly desired.


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.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5-8 years experience with Java, Ruby, or similar software development/programming experience.
  • 1 year experience developing in a Cloud environment.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and professional experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with DevOps tools including Jenkins, Git, or automating code.
  • The ability and desire to learn DevOps tools and environment.
  • 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 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).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and 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.


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