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Java Developer

Posted 19 May 2024
Work experience
2 to 4 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required languages
English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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The work

As a Java specialist at Accenture Application Engineering, you'll collaborate with diverse experts in multi-disciplinary teams, serving clients in the Netherlands and abroad. Your focus will be on creating sustainable solutions for the future.

Accenture values diversity, welcoming individuals with unique perspectives and beliefs. Your work will involve on-site or remote client support. You'll have the opportunity to engage in various tasks, from developing new features, propose system redesigns or drafting architectural designs across a complete microservice landscape.

Projects will vary significantly, requiring proficiency in cutting-edge technologies such as Spring/Jakarta, cloud microservices, and automation. To deliver tailored solutions to clients, Accenture partners with (premium) companies like Oracle, Splunk, Hashicorp, and all major cloud operators.

  • People You will be working on-site or remote in a variety of teams for our clients in different industries.
  • Processes You’ll be building high-tech custom solutions, developing new features, systems redesigns or drafting architectural designs. Working in according to DevOps culture and Agile practices.
  • Technology Technologies you’ll be working with are Java, Spring (Boot), distributed architectures and messaging systems, containerization (Docker / Kubernetes), cloud (AWS / Azure / GCP), CI/CD automation and databases (SQL / No-SQL).

With all our roles, there is some in-person time for collaboration, learning and building relationships with clients, peers, leaders, and communities. As an employer, we will be as flexible as possible to support your specific work/life needs.

Who we are

Through unmatched industry experience, leading technologies from our ecosystem partners and startups, and the largest delivery network in the world, we provide a powerful range of capabilities that can be tailored to our client’s most complex business needs. With over 100 innovation hubs deployed around the world, we help clients continuously innovate at speed and at scale so they can outpace their peers. You will bring innovation, intelligence, and industry experience together with the newest technologies to help clients innovate at scale and transform their businesses.

Technology is one of five services that make up one Accenture – the others are Strategy & Consulting, Operations, Song, and Industry X.


Here’s what you’ll need

  • Bachelor or master’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or other related studies.
  • Proven experience in Java development or any other technology targeting the JVM.
  • A passion for software engineering and technology, being creative and eager to learn.

Bonus points if you have

  • Certifications, these are always a plus (Oracle Java, Spring, Kubernetes, Azure / AWS / GCP, Agile / Scrum, DevOps, etc.).
  • Experience with web frameworks based on JavaScript (Angular / React / Vue).
  • Any other technologies or concepts you are passionate about.

What’s in it for you?

Accenture is a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Our people are Change Makers, and to support them as an employer, we make five promises:

  • Work with flexibility, in a culture based on trust.
  • Embrace a sustainable growth mindset.
  • Live a human-led culture of Inclusion & Diversity by caring deeply for all our people.
  • Lead and transform our clients with technology.
  • Connect with our global network of 700.000 colleagues.

These promises are reflected through our excellent employee benefits, including:

  • Unlimited learning: access to thousands of free courses, classes, and workshops.
  • Flexible working hours (4x9) & work location, FlexMoment leave of absence program (50% paid leave of absence for 3 months) and FlexDay; a flexible day you can take off to celebrate what matters to you – from EidalFitr to a birthday.
  • Paid transport (budget for electric bicycle or car, NS-Business card)
  • A laptop, iPhone, and home office setup allowance
  • Pension scheme, Accenture shares, annual bonus, collective health insurance scheme

What we believe

Accenture is an equal opportunity employer. Our leaders are committed to building a better, stronger, and more equitable company for future generations to create positive, long-lasting change. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative and creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities.

Our position as partner to many of the world’s leading businesses, organizations and governments affords us both an extraordinary opportunity and a tremendous responsibility to make a difference. Sustainability is one of our greatest responsibilities, which we embed it into everything we do and for everyone we work with.

Accenture is wereldwijd actief op het gebied van Management Consulting, Technology en Outsourcing. Wij combineren ongeëvenaarde ervaring in diverse bedrijfstakken en bedrijfsfuncties met degelijke knowhow en expertise, en daarnaast doen wij grondig onderzoek naar wat de best presterende bedrijven ter wereld zo succesvol maakt. Accenture werkt nauw samen met haar klanten om hen te helpen high performance bedrijven en overheden te worden.

Management Consulting
Active in 120 countries
630,000 employees
60% men - 40% women
Average age is 30 years