KPMG Senior Specialist, Federal Services Developer in McLean, Virginia

Senior Specialist, Federal Services Developer

McLean, Virginia

Requisition #: 36529

Practice Area: Advisory

Location: Washington, DC; McLean, VA

Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Specialist to join our Federal Advisory practice.


  • Participate in system design efforts for various client projects

  • Development of design specifications focusing on APIs and related integration standards

  • Develop, create and document technical specifications and designs that satisfy documented business / functional requirements

  • Provide programming and technical expertise to ensure business solutions are met

  • Ensure all code / technical configurations and other work products are thoroughly unit-tested prior to delivery

  • Participate in system / integration testing as appropriate. Perfrom code reviews and other QA steps as requested


  • A minimum of three years of development experience, with the following technologies: Java/J2EE, APIs/Web Services (SOAP/XML, RESTful/JSON), Spring framework, Hibernate/MyBatis, Activiti or jBPM, Maven, Jenkins

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university

  • Experience working in an Agile and Hybrid SDLC Environment

  • Demonstrated competency in enterprise design patterns, object-oriented design, development and implementation of complex applications or components in hybrid environments (IaaS/PaaS Cloud/On-Premise)

  • Demonstrated competency in accurately identifying the scope of work and preparing thorough, accurate and detailed schedule estimates

  • U.S. citizenship required and the ability to obtain a U.S. Federal government security clearance within a reasonable period of time

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service or military status, genetic information, genetic disposition and or carrier status, domestic violence status, personal appearance, family responsibility, matriculation or political affiliation, status with regard to public assistance, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.

Our Benefits


KPMG offers a range of medical insurance options to meet your needs as well as prescription drug coverage, health care flexible spending accounts, and dependent day care flexible spending accounts.

Personal Time Off (PTO)

Up to 30 PTO Days per year (depending on job classification/level/years of service).


  • 401(k) and Pension Plans

  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account

  • Mortgage Assistance Program

  • HomeBenefits@Work Program

  • Hyatt Legal Plan

  • Benefits vary by employment status.