JOB DESCRIPTION: Collaborates with system engineers and software engineers to design, develop, install, deploy, operate, and manage the application programming interface (API) and other necessary middleware for a large scale, enterprise application. Participates in the entire application lifecycle, focusing on coding and debugging. Collaborates with front-end developers to integrate user-facing elements with server side logic. Liaises with developers, designers, and system administrators to identify new features. Helps front-end developers with coding and troubleshooting. Candidates should have experience with Java, Spring Boot, and RESTful interfaces. Experience with one or more of the following is desired, but not required: NodeJS, Kong, JSON Web Token (JWT), Docker.
Provides expert support, analysis and research into exceptionally complex problems, and processes relating to the subject matter.
Serves as technical expert on executive-level project teams providing technical direction, interpretation and alternatives.
Thinks independently and demonstrates exceptional written and oral communications skills.
Applies advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts. Contributes to the development of new principles and concepts.
Works on unusually complex technical problems and provides solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious.
Works under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range goals and objectives. Assignments are often self-initiated. Determines and pursues courses of action necessary to obtain desired results.
Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product. Expertise is in a particular area of Mission Information Technology (e.g., Information Systems Architecture, Telecommunications Systems Design, Architecture, Implementation, Information Systems Integration, Software Development Methodologies, Security Engineering, Communications and Network Systems Management).
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Shall have at least twelve (12) years experience as a Software Engineer in software development/engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, or problem diagnosis/resolution.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Four (4) years of additional SWE experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.
Master’s degree can be substituted for two (2) years experience
TS/SCI w/ polygraph