Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

North Bethesda
United States


Summary Description:

SAIC is seeking a software engineer in support of a concentrated effort at a large Federal Agency to bring legacy, high priority IT systems up to current and supported operating levels while also addressing critical needs for high availability, fail-over capability, decoupling of highly connected systems, and/or cloud-based solution implementations.

Job Specifications:
· Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs application software.

· Conducts analysis and collaborates with subject matter experts in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for information storage, processing, presentation, manipulation, display, or reporting.

· Provides software development support to translate the enterprise's strategy for legacy system upgrade/migration to the desired future state including support of both the development and execution of a transition plan

· Interacts at a variety of points within the customer organization and program governance processes to assist in implementation of the established transition 

· Supports research and advises on the analysis of alternatives in the determination of upgrade, refactor, or other solution recommendations.

· Ensures a focus on incorporation of high availability, fail-over capability, decoupling of highly connected systems, and/or cloud-based solution implementations

· Conducts test driven development in the delivery of high quality code.

· Coordinates and collaborates with subject matter experts and other architect leads to ensure consistent application of customer mission objectives are met

· Leveraging domain expertise, develops comprehensive understanding of customer requirements and leads the development of a complete solution meeting all technical and functional requirements.

· Mentors and leads team of junior to mid-level developers to design and develop application software.


· Working knowledge of object-oriented design and development skills.

· Experience in developing quality software products and shipping production ready software.

· Experience in building applications in Java using Spring Framework and Spring Boot.

· Good understanding of agile methodologies.

· Experience in building web applications using technologies like Angular JS.

· Experience in Oracle, PL/SQL and other RDBMS.

· Bachelors and nine (9) years or more experience; Masters and seven (7) years or more experience; PhD four (4) years related experience. May accept a high school education and 4+ years of experience in lieu of a degree.
Must be Able to obtain a Public Trust
· Experience with Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)

· Subversion, Nexus, Jenkins, Sonar, Crystal Reports

· Experience with automation technologies like Puppet, Chef, Ansible, 
Selenium, Jenkins, RedHat OpenShift, AMP, Confluence and Docker.

· Good understanding of Web Services protocols such as REST, SOAP and API design for extensibility and portability.

· Experience working with CI/CD tools for testing and deployment.

· AWS certifications or Java certifications is a plus.