Software Engineer Principal - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Software Engineer Principal to join our team in Sterling, VA to begin an exciting and challenging career with SAIC Federal Systems. 


*Onsite 3 days and 2 days remote*


You will be a member of the team supporting the Land Border Integration (LBI) program for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Customs and Border Protection (CBP) program. The position will be supporting the various border security efforts of CBP and may include: biometric technologies such as facial recognition, RFID enabled documents, license plate reading technologies, data analytics, IoT, and other border security technologies. Come and join our team so you too can contribute in making our borders even safer than they are today. Day to day activities: Active member of the software development team participating in the daily stand-ups. Design and develop .Net applications including middleware applications, user interface applications (java script framework), and web services applications May also include developing and integrating with Microsoft SQL server databases Develop software design documentation which may include design diagrams, data flow diagrams, software module descriptions, etc. Use Integrated Development Environment (IDE) tools to include Microsoft Visual Studio and GIT Manage software testing activities to include data setup, defect troubleshooting and resolution Provide Tier 3 / 4 engineering support, as needed, for solutions deployed to production


Education & Experience: Bachelor's degree in computer science or a directly related field is required and 9 years of experience or equivalent. Technical Skills (not all required): Distributed system design and development with Microsoft C# .NET environment


Required Skills:
• Middleware and User Interface driven applications
• Multi-threaded applications; Exception handling
• Integration with hardware devices and vendor SDKs
• Web Services development Ideal Skills:
• vue.js
• bootstrap-vue
• node.js / NPM / Yarn
• HTML and Javascript
• SASS, LESS and CSS Skills
• HTTP(S) stack
• Webpack, Babel, Polyfill, etc.
• .NET Core 2.x
• ASP.NET Web API, RESTFul HTTP Programming
• EF Core
• Code First with Entity Framework
• SQL Server
• Git, Git Tools and SVN
• Jenkins, Jira, Confluence Nice to have:
• PowerShell, Python and/or Bash
• Docker and Linux experience
• AWS experience
• Mobile platform development


Agile development Soft Skills/Other Requirements:
• Excellent troubleshooting and resolution skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to work in team environments across a diverse set of projects with multiple stakeholders
• Proactive approach to problem solving
• Delivery mindset


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.