Accenture Federal - Junior Software Developer in Chicago, Illinois

Title: Federal - Junior Software Developer Location: USA-Midwest Job Number: 00501941

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: St. Louis, MO

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.

The Junior Software Developer will be responsible for designing, developing, configuring, implementing and testing a portfolio of custom and COTS ERP business systems. The candidate(s) should possess experience programming in procedural and/or 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.

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, including occasional off-hours support.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • 6 months of experience with basic application development experience, ideally using any of the following: SQL, XML or Visual Basic

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PeopleSoft, or other ERP experience, either functionally or technically

  • Ability to work within team environment

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.

Job: Software Engineering