Full Stack Java Developer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Huntsville, AL, USA
  • Jun 07, 2021

Job Description


SAIC’s STARS lab is currently looking for a Senior Full Stack Java Developer (FSJD) to support software development of a multi-threaded Radar model written in Java and JavaFX. This position is located on Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama.

Product Description:

The AN/TPY-2 Forward Based Mode (FBM) Radar model is a Radar planning tool written in Java and running on a RHEL Linux OS. This FBM Planner will be fielded to the Warfighter in CY 2021. Planner is a Linux-based application that facilitates visualization of Radar search plans and their effectiveness against missile threats through an intuitive Graphical User Interface (GUI).


EducationBachelor’s degree and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and zero (0) years related experience;  four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree.

ClearanceMust have an Interim Secret clearance to start with the ability to obtain and maintain full Secret clearance.

Required Skills:  

  • Ability to debug and solve complex technical issues
  • Previous experience with Java and/or JavaFX
  • Multi-threaded programming experience 
  • Experience using Git for source code configuration management
  • Proficient with Agile software development paradigm

Desired Skills:

  • Atlassian Tools - JIRA, Confluence, and Bitbucket
  • Build Tools (Maven, Gradle, Ant, etc.)
  • MVC architecture
  • SQL (Derby or Postgres)
  • Swing
  • NASA WorldWind
  • Docker
  • RESTful API
  • Expertise in Radar
  • Experience in the Missile Defense domain