Sr. Software Engineer/Developer Tech Lead

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Sterling, VA, USA
  • Aug 27, 2021

Job Description


We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Sr. Software Engineer/Application Developer to join our team in Sterling, VA to begin an exciting and challenging career with SAIC Federal Systems. 

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 14 years of experience or equivalent. 
  • Minimum Clearance Required – Customs and Border Protection Public Trust
  • U.S. Citizenship Required


Technical Skills:

Distributed system design and development with Microsoft C# .NET environment


Required Skills:

  • Windows Services
  • C#
  • PostgreSQL Database
  • .Net core
  • Nginx proxy
  • REST API services
  • TCP/IP
  • Postman/Swagger
  • Remote Desktop
  • PowerShell scripts
  • Web APIs


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 will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.