Lead Application Software Developer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Chantilly, VA, USA
  • Jul 15, 2021

Job Description


SAIC, a leading provider of systems development & deployment, targeting & intelligence analysis, systems engineering & integration for the Intelligence Community, is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance. Join our team today as we Bring on Tomorrow!

SAIC seeks an experienced, highly motivated, self-directed professional to fill the role of Lead Application Software Developer on a program based in Chantilly, VA.  The ideal candidate excels at designing, building, and deploying highly scalable, resilient, and performant solutions involving microservices and very large data holdings in an integrated team dedicated to our customer’s mission.  The Lead Application Software Developer works with the existing software development team to maintain and expand backend microservices and associated data models as well as update a React based User Interface. The position requires working with various mission stakeholders and communicating system features and concepts to other users and developers. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting other developers, maintaining development environments, writing system documentation and interacting with program management.


Required Qualifications: 

  • Active TS/SCI with polygraph
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or an additional 6 years of experience in lieu of degree
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience working in software development in a Cloud Environment
  • 4+ years of experience using Restful APIs 
  • 3+ years of experience developing microservices 
  • 3+ years of experience with Java and Spring Frameworks  
  • 3+ years of experience developing and expanding data models with both relational and NoSQL databases (e.g., HBase, MySQL, MongoDB, etc.)  
  • 3+ years of experience in continuous integration, deployment, and delivery tools (e.g., Git, Jenkins, TerraForm, Ansible, etc.)  
  • 3+ years of experience with Apache Hadoop technologies (HBase, Map Reduce) 
  • 3+ years of experience with Amazon Web Service (AWS) technologies (RDS, EMR, CloudFormation, S3, CloudWatch) 
  • 3+ years of experience with Linux management and scripting (bash, awk, cron, curl)

Desired Qualifications: 

  • Familiarity with Redux library 
  • Experience with NodeJS 
  • Experience with indexing and data profiling for efficient queries over large data holdings 
  • Experience working in an Agile scrum team environment 
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) DevOps Professional certification or equivalent 
  • Experience with graph databases 
  • Experience with Python