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Federal - Mid Java Developer

Job Location: VA - Reston

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00637481


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Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Reston, VA


We believe that great outcomes are everything. It’s what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions. By combining digital technologies with what works across the world’s leading businesses, we use agile approaches to help clients solve their toughest problems fast—the first time. So, you can deliver what matters most.

This team will perform software development services on our client's IT systems in the client's Federal Data Centers and in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud environment, or other environments as specified by the government. The DevSecOps teams will include “full stack” expertise and will have the full set of responsibilities for development, operations and maintenance, security, and testing of a set of capabilities in development, test, stage and production environments.  The specific skillset required for this effort is Operating and modernizing complex legacy large-scale Internal-facing fraud detection and case management systems, in addition to building complex highly sensitive new capabilities to new and existing systems.

What you will be doing?

• Work with product teams and product owners to interpret feature requests and develop software in iterative design/build/test cycles using an Agile development process

• Drawing on components from the project’s open-source framework, use Javascript- AngularJS, MongoDB, RESTful web services, MuleSoft, Java Spring MVC and Oracle to design, build and test software components for citizens and employees

• Regularly check code into our continuous integration pipeline based on Gradle, Git and Jenkins to incrementally build our overall system and get immediate feedback on build performance

• Develop and expand unit and integration tests which will be automatically run by the build pipeline for developer feedback using JUnit and other tools like Geb, Spock and Selenium

What skills you need to have?

  • 5 years experience developing & implementing with Java /JavaScript technologies
  • 1 year experience working in an agile environment
  • 2 years experience with Spring Boot, RESTful services
  • 3 years experience using and managing change management tools, Git, Subversion, TortoiseSVN, and build server software (Jenkins/Hudson/Bamboo)
  • 1 year of database experience with Oracle and Hibernate
  • Must have knowledge of TDD and automation testing
  • Must have working experience with code quality inspection tools (e.g., Sonar)
  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding and working experience with Git branching and merging
  • Understanding of continuous integration and deployment best practices
  • Working experience with monitoring systems, continuous integration systems, middleware & database components with Puppet & Chef
  • Prior success in deploying to production
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across multiple teams and government organizations
  • Understanding of  HTTP/S and related protocols
  • Experience with other open-source components a plus, including Gradle, jQuery, AWS
  • Experience with a wide variety of testing tools and techniques, ex. JUnit, Cucumber
  • Experience with Functional Testing, Integration Testing, System Testing, and User Acceptance Testing phases
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, constantly changing Agile environment.
  • Candidate should have ability to learn new techniques and technologies quickly

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.

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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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