Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
United States


SAIC is seeking an experienced software engineer for a project dealing with data collection, ETL, and analysis efforts. This role supports DHS Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction. The team is located in the Washington D.C. area, but this position can be worked 100% remote nationwide. The selected candidate will work in a team to develop complex enterprise web applications and web services using VueJS, C# .NET CORE, SQL Server 2017, and deployed into an AWS Environment. The candidate will participate in all phases of web and software application program engineering, including design, analysis, implementation, and troubleshooting. The candidate should also be able to identify technology issues, perform as a member of a technology panel, identify desirable enhancements, and business process re-engineering.  

Other responsibilities include but are not limited to: 

  • Developing user-facing applications using Vue.js 
  • Deploying application into AWS Cloud
  • Building modular and reusable components and libraries 
  • Develop/maintain code related to the various applications existing in the environment 
  • Optimizing applications for performance 
  • Implementing automated testing integrated into development and maintenance workflows 
  • Data modeling, process modeling, and rapid prototyping 
  • Plan, prioritize, and execute in a rapidly changing, fast-paced environment 
  • Use version management and issue tracking software to document all changes (GIT, AWS CodeCommit, and JIRA)


Required Qualifications:

  • Candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with 4+ years of combined relevant experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • Front end development experience with VueJS, HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, JavaScript, JQuery, or similar.  
  • Experience with Object Oriented Programming languages, particularly in a C# .Net CORE or JAVA
  • Experience with AWS Cloud deployment and DevOps technologies (EC2, RDS, S3, ECS, VPC, CodeCommit) 
  • Experience with SQL 
  • Experience with Python 
  • Experience with Web Services (RESTful and/or SOAP) 
  • Test Driven Development; Unit Testing Frameworks. 
  • Experience with XML 
  • Understanding of the requirements gathering process 
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills   
  • Must have active Secret clearance with ability to obtain DHS suitability public trust
  • Must be US Citizen 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in business or a technology area with an IT focus
  • Experience with Docker or other containerized technologies 
  • Experience in Data Management processes 
  • Experience with SAS JMP, MatLab, R, Octave, D3 
  • Experience with SonarQube or CodeDX, or similar 
  • Experience with automated web application testing using Selenium, Katalon, or similar 
  • Knowledge of Agile Scrum methodology 
  • Experience in Test and Evaluation processes 
  • Strong knowledge and comprehension of software development frameworks, libraries, and best practices 
  • Experience with Cyber Security best practices
  • Experience with Systems Engineering

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.
Target salary range: $100,001 - $125,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.