Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Fairfax, VA

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture's federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

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.

Count on us to help you embrace new ways of working, building for change and put customers at the core. A wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture, we bring over 30 years of experience serving the federal government, including every cabinet-level department. Our 7,200 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with our clients at the heart of the nation’s priorities in defense, intel, public safety, health and civilian to help you make a difference for the people you employ, serve and protect.

Sr. Full-Stack Developers will be responsible for supporting our data science group in creating high-impact machine learning solutions for our clients. In this role the developer will work on a small team and can switch assignments in a disciplined and fast-paced environment. They must be confident to tackle complex problems, and will be expected to work within DevOps environment to design, develop, test, and deploy Java/JVM language technologies, including big data platforms, such as Hadoop. Successful candidates will be great communicators, strong Java/JVM language skills, experience with CI/CD, technical leader, experienced with Agile software development methodology and effective collaborator working with cross-functional teams.


Basic Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of recent experience developing and implementing software solutions using Java or other JVM languages*.
  • Minimum of 4 years working on Spring, RESTful or SOAP-based web services
  • Experience on a software engineering team, collaborating with application developers, DevOps automation engineers and systems programmers.
  • Experience working in an agile environment.
  • Experience in using and managing change management tools such as Git or Subversion
  • Good understanding of design patterns
  • Experience with Angular, React, JS
  • U.S. Citizenship required

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:
  • 1 year of experience with Kafka.
  • Experience with CSS/SASS.
  • Experience with Automated Testing.
  • Experience with Git branching and merging.
  • Experience with continuous integration and deployment best practices.
  • Experience with code quality inspection tools (i.e., Sonar).
  • Experience with monitoring systems, continuous integration systems, middleware & database components with Chef.
  • Working knowledge of TDD and automation test scripts.
  • Prior success in deploying to production.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across multiple teams and government organizations.
  • Experience with Functional Testing, Integration Testing, System Testing, and User Acceptance Testing phases.
  • Experience with a wide variety of testing tools and techniques (i.e. JUnit).

*(1) One year of related work experience is the equivalent of one year of education. (2) One year of education (Master’s degree) is the equivalent of one year of related work experience. (3) Certification related to the technology is equivalent to two years of the experience/education requirement.

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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