Appian Technical Consultant - Federal

Deft Consulting is looking for a motivated Appian Consultant to assist in a critical Appian implementation at a large defense agency. This consultant will have the opportunity to participate in either Appian development, management of Agile responsibilities and execution, or a combination of both. Deft will facilitate the obtaining of a Public Trust or Secret clearance and cover all associated background check costs.

This consultant will not shift between multiple projects, but instead will support the defense agency long-term with the backing and opportunity to learn from an established Appian professional services organization.



Gov’t Requirements:

US Citizenship, Proof of Vaccination Status (even if remote)

Signing Bonus:



  • 1-2 years of experience with Appian
  • Experience throughout the software development life cycle
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies
  • Clear communication skills and ability to interface directly with clients when necessary
  • Passion for technology and innovation


  • Experience in cross-functional roles within the development life cycle
  • Appian Level 2 or Senior Developer certification
  • Public Trust or Secret clearance (Not required to start; Deft will facilitate)


  • Develop stories in order to ensure all sprint commitments are met
  • Design, implement, and demonstrate Appian solutions
  • Participate in sprint ceremonies
  • Opportunity to take on leadership responsibilities within the team, if desired
  • Opportunity to mentor and develop junior consultants, if desired
  • Opportunity to assist clients with UAT, if desired
  • Ability to work directly with project stakeholders throughout the entire life-cycle of projects to define, design, and implement business process based solutions
  • Opportunities within Deft’s internal professional services organization for continued growth and learning

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About Deft

Deft Consulting (Deft) is a professional services firm specializing in Appian implementations and committed to helping companies reach their peak efficiency, productivity, and profitability through effective business process design and automation. Deft was founded by a former Appian Corporation employee and has become a highly regarded official partner of Appian Corporation. Deft’s 20 person workforce packs a powerful punch, ranking among the top Appian partner firms. Multiple government agencies and private firms with assets under management in excess of $100 billion trust Deft’s services to support their critical processes running on the Appian platform.