Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Remote to start, Washington DC metro area

We are:

You are:
The API Cloud Software Developer will design and implement modular, cloud-native, API-centric applications. These applications will support next generation defense and intelligence operations with a focus on incorporating machine learning insights to automate and scale analysis. Teams will be working in an Agile development environment and expected to identify and mitigate risks and bottlenecks associated with big data environments. 

The work:
• Serve as a full-stack developer to create and extend microservices and APIs, integrate COTS products and data/queries, and produce resilient, performant, and scalable applications
• Work with product owners and user experience designers on the planning and implementation of functional requirements
• Develop services comprised often of REST, Java, JSON, Spring, Python, JavaScript frameworks (i.e. JQuery, Angular, React), and Docker
• Identify and integrate applicable Customer and IC shared services (e.g., IC PKI)
• Use processes and tools that support the DevSecOps pipeline including JIRA, Git, Junit, Jenkins, SonarQube, Fortify, and Artifactory
• Measure and optimize service execution using tools such as AppDynamics, CloudWatch, and Splunk
• Troubleshoot technical issues and recommend appropriate action
• Develop or provide input to engineering artifact


Qualifications

Here's what you need:
• Bachelor’s degree 
• Experience in a science or engineering field
• Expertise with Java, Python, JavaScript, SQL, and related ecosystems and frameworks 
• Ability to review and maintain existing code and applications
• Ability to research and evaluate new concepts and processes to improve performance

The extras:
US citizenship required, dual citizens not eligible

Bonus points if you have:
• Familiarity with distributed platforms (i.e. HBase, Kafka, Spark, NiFi) and the cloud (i.e. AWS, GCP, Azure), preferably Amazon Web Services
• Familiarity with no-SQL databases like Neo4j, ElasticSearch, or Cassandra
• DOD8570 IAT Level 1 or 2 certified (A+, Security+, etc. certification)

Important Information:

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 Federal Services.


Accenture Federal Services is 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 Federal Services is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.


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


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


Locations

DC,DC - Washington
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