Federal - IT Specialist

    • Annapolis Junction, MD

Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

We are:

Accenture Federal Services, bringing together commercial innovation with the latest technology to unleash the potential for our federal clients. Every day we bring bold thinking and diverse disciplines to solve problems in new ways. Ready to learn as much as you can? We'll give you numerous opportunities of formal & informal training sessions to keep your tech smarts sharp.

You are:

Passionate about the latest trends in tech. You want to support thegroundworkof a technology business and you enjoy working across different areas of a software system. Driven by curiosity, you're always looking to dive deep into new technologies andmeaningfully apply them. You want to make an impact and improve the way the world works.

The work:

  • Assist in the design, evaluation, provisioning, configuration, and support of Application Performance Monitoring tools.

  • Assist in monitoring and management of Enterprise Management tools.

  • Assist in migration of existing tools to the cloud.

  • Assist in the implementation and integration of DevOps tools and capabilities.

  • Assist in the automation of manual tasks using tools such as Chef, Puppet, or other scripting languages.

    Here's what you need:
  • Bachelor's degree; four additional years of government consulting experience can be substituted for degree
  • Proven experience in UNIX or Windows administration
  • Proven experience supporting software applications and databases
  • US Citizenship required, dual citizens not eligible

    Bonus points if:
  • You can configure and monitor infrastructure and operating system-level services, including DHCP, DNS, NFS, NTP, and cron-jobs
  • You have knowledge of operating systems, including installation, configuration, maintenance, patching, triage, and hardening and operating system logs, tools, and monitoring functions
  • AWS / DevOps / Security + certification

    Important information
    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.

    Equal Employment Opportunity
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    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.

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