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Software Engineer

Accenture Federal Services - National Security Portfolio
Annapolis Junction, MD
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Accenture Federal Services delivers a range of innovative, tech-enabled services for the U.S. Federal Government to address the complex, sensitive challenges of national security and intelligence missions.

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Job Description:

Accenture Federal Services is seeking a Software Engineer who will develop, maintain, and enhance complex and diverse software systems (e.g., processing-intensive analytics, novel algorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, real-time systems, and business management information systems) based upon documented requirements.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design and develop signal processing software components using C++, Java, and Python in UNIX/LINUX environments in accordance with emerging mission needs
  • Define and implement data formatting and interface specifications
  • Design, develop and implement algorithms for specialized automated processes and interfaces with databases
  • Develop scripts to support remote deployment, troubleshooting and system maintenance activities
  • Document software release descriptions and remote deployment procedures

Here's what you need:

  • Twenty (20) years' experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
    • Four (4) years' of additional software engineering experience maybe substituted for a bachelor's degree.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience administering Linux/Unix systems
  • General understanding and experience working with and configuring Linux disk encryption
  • Experience with:
    • Linux firewall configuration (ip tables)
    • Linux Volume Manager
    • Kickstart
    • NAT and gateway setup
    • Remote server management
    • Server certificates (environment specific), encryption and secure protocols
    • Puppet
    • Ansible
    • Yum
    • Scripting languages to include but not limited to Bash, Perl, Python
    • Use of management tools
    • Building RPMs
    • Cobbler
    • VMWare
    • Provisioning systems, configuring systems, patching and managing systems, and securing/hardening systems
    • Developing and implementing system configuration scripts in Perl, Bourne Bash and/or C-Shell
    • Creating documentation to outline processes and procedures

Bonus points if you have:

  • Experience deploying software updates to remote systems
  • Experience configuring and maintaining Cisco switches and routers

Security Clearance Requirements:

  • Active TS/SCI with Polygraph

Compensation for roles at Accenture Federal Services varies depending on a wide array of factors including but not limited to the specific office location, role, skill set and level of experience. As required by local law, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado, New York City or Washington as set forth below and information on benefits offered is here.   

Role Location: Range of Starting Pay for role

California: $105,200 - $168,400

Colorado: $105,200 - $145,500

New York City: $121,700 - $168,400

Washington: $112,100 - $154,900


Eligibility Requirements

US Citizenship required.


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


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

For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement.


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