Senior Java Developer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Fort Knox
United States


SAIC is looking for a REMOTE Senior Java developer to join our team in the supporting of our customer at the Army Human Resources Command in Fort Knox, KY, while working from home.  This position will reside on the team working with the Boards, Evaluations and Promotions Branch. The senior developer will be a part of a team that is responsible for the upkeep of several Spring MVC applications and new development using Spring, jQuery, REST/SOAP services and many others.

Duties & Responsibilities:  

Provides support in specialized technology areas that can include, but is not limited to, elements such as: Web design, requirements/specifications definition, analysis, assessments, planning, design, development, integration, testing, installation, performance tuning, deployment, or maintenance. Assists with strategic or tactical planning to justify, market, or manage the technology needed for successful business operations. Support user training, as required. Contributes to or develops technical documentation. Contribute to technical presentations. Use applicable methodologies, modeling/estimating techniques, tools, applications, systems, software, or databases to perform assigned tasks. Candidate must compile with the standard and organization requirements relative to specific assignments.



Required Education & Experience: 
  • Completed Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience. Four (4) years of additional experience will be considered in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree. 
  • Ability to interface with clients and gather requirements and facilitate meetings 
  • Ability to work in small, rapid-development teams  
  • Experience with Spring/JEE and Core Java programming  
  • Experience with the Linux operating system  
  • Experience with Apache and JBoss or other web servers such as Tomcat a plus  
  • Experience with JavaScript and DOM manipulation 
  • Ability to work in small, rapid-development teams  
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work closely with customer in analyzing requirements  
  • Comfortable assisting and mentoring Junior and Journeyman level engineers. 
  • US citizen / no dual citizen. 
  • DOD Secret Clearance Required, but an Interim Secret is acceptable to start work and SAIC will process this for the qualified candidate.  
  • CompTIA Security Plus Certification is required prior to start date.