Title: Entry Level Associate Software Engineer - Columbus, OH**
Location: USA-OH - Columbus
Discover how great you can be with a technology career at Accenture, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. We are looking for graduates to join us and provide programming and technology implementation services that help our clients become high-performance businesses and governments.
As an Entry Level Associate Software Engineer, you will assist with the development, delivery and management of technology-based business solutions. You may work on coding, testing and implementing configuration changes; assist in the design of software applications to meet both functional and technical requirements; or provide project management support.
You will be part of our global network of technology experts that provides programming and technology implementation services for clients across the entire range of industry sectors. From application development and architecture to software maintenance and systems administration, we help turn innovation into effective technology.
As part of our global team, you'll work with the latest software and leading-edge development tools, giving you the opportunity to enhance your skills and hone your expertise in a collaborative and supportive environment.
Training and Development
From day one, we're committed to providing you with the right experiences, learning and coaching to help you become an effective professional. As an Entry Level Associate Software Engineer you will benefit from a robust training curriculum that will build your business acumen, technical and professional skills. Learning will take place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom or in collaboration with teammates.
Training is not just something you'll do when you first join our company. In 2011, we invested approximately $800 million in training and professional development. Throughout your career, you will continue to follow a defined training curriculum, attend classroom training, have access to a global learning portal with more than 20,000 online learning resources and learn from your global colleagues through our vast online tool, the Knowledge Exchange.
Every step of the way you're learning, growing, and building yourself-getting ready to meet the next challenge that comes your way.
Must be currently located in Columbus, OH or surrounding area.
* Bachelor Degree (with a graduation date no later than May 31, 2013)
* A track record of outstanding academic performance (2.8 or higher cumulative GPA)
Our preferred majors are:
* Computer Science/Computer Engineering
* Information Systems
* Engineering (all disciplines)
Professional Skill Requirements:
* Solid foundation in software programming
* Strong Microsoft office skills, especially Excel and Visio
* Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented environment
* Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
* Desire to work in an information systems environment
* Strong oral and written communication skills.
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 sponsorship by the employer for a visa.
Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer.