Application Development Specialist (Multiple Positions)



Position Title:

Application Development Specialist (Multiple Positions))




Responsibilities:

Application Development Specialist (Multiple Positions) (Accenture LLP; Chicago, IL): Develop, design, and maintain software products or systems to enable client strategies. Analyze, design, build, and test new components or enhancements to existing module, under direct supervision. Work with team members to gather and interpret user/system requirements into design specifications, as directed. Design and code applications to functional and technical programming standards. Develop system specifications and interfaces for components. Create operational documentation for the application. Provide primary support for installation of application releases into production. Maintain applications according to SLAs. Implement testing plans developed by Associate Managers and Managers. Work across the Service Delivery Lifecycle on engineering solutions for new system roll-outs, major/minor enhancements, and/or ongoing maintenance of existing applications, under direct supervision. Understand strategic direction set by management as it relates to team goals. Seek guidance when determining methods and procedures on new assignments and develop skills needed to execute responsibilities.

+ Basic qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

Must have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Applications, Engineering, or a related field, plus 4 years of experience in the IT consulting industry. In lieu of a Bachelor's degree, employer will accept 2 additional years of experience in the IT consulting industry.




ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Of the required experience, 3 years of experience must be in each of the following: Utilizing JavaScript, groovy scripting, and BDD to automate backend system testing; developing highly reusable and maintainable test automation solutions and frameworks for web technologies in an Agile environment; triaging production issues using Splunk, Trac, and HPSM; drafting test artifacts, including Test Plans, Test Scenarios, and Requirements Traceability Matrices; validating requirements by testing and assessing deliverables in an Agile/Scrum delivery model; utilizing JMeter; reviewing test deliverables and providing feedback to ensure they meet expectations; and, utilizing all of the following: IBM Data Studio, PG Admin, HP Quality Center, HP Application Life Cycle management, HP QuickTest Professional, HP Service Manager, VersionOne, Lotus Notes, and IBM RFT.

  • Must have willingness and ability to travel domestically approximately 80% of the time to meet client needs.

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