Applications Development Team Lead
- Military veterans preferred
2020-09-10 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Herndon Virginia United States
JOB DESCRIPTION: SAIC seeks a driven, innovative Application Development Lead to fill a key position and lead a small team of application developers on a critical IC contract. The Lead will be the POC to oversee all software development across customer platforms and applications currently deployed to production. A qualified candidate is an experienced cloud developer who is able to support our customer in architecting, developing and modernizing applications that fully leverage hybrid clouds. He/she will provide innovative ideas for a variety of customer projects at the forefront of IT modernization and cloud technology adoption. Excellent communication skills are a “must have” when communicating with technical and/or non-technical stakeholders in application development, infrastructure, and security domains. He/she will be able to support a large, complex enterprise program with a “mission first” attitude in an Agile/DevOps environment. He/she will have familiarity developing applications that use containers, microservices, serverless programming, and cloud services.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Help customers architect scalable, highly available application solutions that leverage cloud native services from AWS
Provide deep software development knowledge with respect to cloud architecture, design patterns, and programming
Define application architectures that provide security, scalability, fault tolerance and optimal performance.
Make recommendations to share best-practice knowledge and improve internal processes across the organization.
Transform monolithic applications to a more modular, open architecture using Agile development as part of an Agile/DevOps team.
Implement DevOps practices such as infrastructure as code, continuous integration and automated deployment.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or
related field; equivalent experience is acceptable
10+ years of experience with architecting
and building application using cloud native services from AWS
10+ years of experience working in an
Strong analytic and problem solving
abilities and a strong work ethic with a “can do” attitude
Ability to thrive in a team/collaborative
Ability to function at a fast pace with
Strong organizational, time-management,
verbal communication, and written communication skills
Experience with architecting and developing
mission-critical applications operating in production environment in AWS
Experience with Java frameworks such as
Spring Boot and Hibernate
Experience with .NET framework, including
Experience with Angular, general
UI/UX designers to finalize and implement their designs
Experience developing RESTful and
Experience with SQL databases such as
PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server, etc.