Ruby on Rails Software Developer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

New Mexico
United States


SAIC is looking to fill a position for an Application Engineer to analyze and study complex system requirements. On any given day, the ideal candidate may be asked to:

  • Design software tools and subsystems to support software reuse and domain analyses and manage their implementation.
  • Manage software development and support using formal specifications, data flow diagrams, other accepted design techniques and Computer Aided Software Engineering (CASE) tools.
  • Estimate software development costs and schedule.
  • Review existing programs and assist in making refinements, reducing operating time, and improving current techniques. Supervise software configuration management.

Candidate will provide support for several projects across several complex systems.  Role will provide software development and support for a wide variety of applications and includes supporting multiple projects and customers.

Candidate must be able to introduce services to the customer and articulate a holistic view of the specific resolution.


  • BS/BA plus two (2) years' experience; AA plus four (4) years' related experience; or seven (7) years' related experience in lieu of degree
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience developing Ruby on Rails 
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience developing JavaScript-driven Applications for business and technical applications
  • Minimum 3 years working in a Linux OS
  • Experience with software development for web applications  
  • Must be open to learning and supporting a wide variety of technologies
  • Experience working on large applications in a collaborative, team environment
  • Experience using Agile development methodologies
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Preferred candidate will have an active DOE Q or DOD TS Clearance, but candidate can start uncleared
Desired Skills:
  • Software development experience with git, MySQL, Oracle DB, react, CSS, ticket tracking, Kanban
  • Experience working in classified environments