Federal - Middleware Development Consultant

  • Accenture Federal Services
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Mar 24, 2020
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Job Description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Mechanicsburg, PA


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.


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.


The Federal - Middleware Development Consultant is responsible for the technical design, coding and unit testing of the software technology within a middleware application.  The Middleware Development Consultant will be involved in maintenance, enhancement and/or development of interfaces between SAP modules and external interface partners taking into consideration the client techology roadmap.  This position will work closely with the Accenture Supervisor and Client Service Team Manager.  



Basic Skills & Qualifications:

  • US Citizen (no dual citizenship)
  • Bachelor of Science (BS) OR Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree OR 4 years relevant SAP/Web Design experience
  • 3 years experience in Middleware/Process Integration/Application Programming Interface                                                   
  • 3 years of system development life cycle experience covering all project phases of the system development life cycle 
  • 3 year experience with MS Office Suite
  • Must be local to Mechanicsburg, PA area or willing to travel at least 50%

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Strong facilitation skills
  • Basic knowledge of the following:
    • webMethods version 10.3 or higher
    • webMethods Trading Networks
    • my webMethods server (MWS)
    • webMethods Designer
    • Understanding of webMethods Integration server
    • Understanding of UNIX file systems
    • Protocols and network connectivity
    • Experience working with SOAP/JSON protocols
  • US Federal Government IT experience
  • US Federal Government security clearance
  • Exposure to Systems Lifecycle Methodology (Waterfall/Agile)
  • Prior IT Production Support experience
  • Java development experience
  • SAP experience


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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