Senior Java Developer

  • SAIC, Inc
  • Kansas City, MO, USA
  • Oct 04, 2021

Job Description


SAIC is looking for a Senior Java Developer who is committed to applying their education and experience to provide for natural resource conservation practices in support of an effort by Federal and State agencies, universities, and professional societies to deliver science-based information to landowners.  Our mission is to build the technology to help people understand, preserve, and increase the productivity of our natural resources, ensuring that all of us are able to enjoy the benefits of productive soil, clean air and water, and abundant wildlife that come from a healthy environment.  This team provides conservation services and data information to the National Resource Conservation Service (NRCS), a subsidiary of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

Create new user information solutions by designing, implementing and maintaining Java-based Web components and interfaces within a Scrum team. Contribute to the entire System Development Lifecycle (SDLC), by assessing functional and technical requirements, performing high-level and detailed design activities, writing testable and efficient code in support of those designs and testing completed implementations for functional and technical compliance prior to deployment. Update, maintain and add functionality to preexisting Java-based information solutions.

 Primary Job Duties

  • Serve as the technical lead on a Scrum team consisting of developers and testers
  • Decompose user specifications and technical designs provided by application architects to assign and monitor coding tasks within a Scrum team.
  • Lead, and document the results of, peer code reviews.
  • Create SDLC-mandated project and product documentation.
  • Debug and resolve application and data issues.
  • Reports to a project manager, with additional oversight provided by application architects.
  • Mentor, coach and develop Scrum team members.



  • BS degree (4 years experience in lieu of degree)
  • 9+ years experience in software development utilizing Java


COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be 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 Contact Us and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Customer site vaccination requirements, if more strict, will take precedence over SAIC's vaccination policy.
Target salary range: $105,001 - $115,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.