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Software Engineer

Falcon IT & Staffing Solutions | Herndon VA 20171 USA | Full Time | Posted: 11/18/2019

Job Descriptiontop

We are currently seeking a Software Engineer to work on a long term project supporting the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA). This position is an onsite work opportunity located in Herndon, VA.


*** Must have an Active TS/SCI to be considered eligible ***


*** Sign On Bonus Offered ***

Essential Functions:

Software Engineer will be responsible for development of new software and integration of existing open source and commercial software for a large, complex enterprise search system.  Development and integration tasks will include: 
  -Developing software architecture, requirement analysis, selection and evaluation of COTS and GOTS tools, implementation and system integration activities (with both new and legacy systems)
  -Acting as a technical expert in software engineering and big data analytics to build a large highly complex software system using best practices in the industry
-Researching new technologies for future enhancements and implement as required
-Developing software code for a Unix or Linux Environment, using unit test framework, build automation, and source code version control management tools

In this position the individual will need to be a self-starter and with the ability to solve complex problems under minimal supervision.


Job Requirementstop


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or appropriate discipline and related technical experience utilizing the required skills listed below:
• 9+ years of experience supporting software architecture development, requirements analysis, process execution and evaluation
• 9+ years of experience with basic Unix/Linux operation system administration and shell scripting (CentOS/RHEL preferred)
• 9+ years of current Java, C/C++, Perl, JavaScript, XML, HTML
• 6+ years of current experience implementing Web Services using Java EE (6 or 7), using Spring Framework API, Spring Integration, Mule or Apache Camel
• 6+ years of current software development and unit testing tools: Eclipse IDE, Maven, JUnit, source control systems (GIT)
•Experience with implementing and maintaining a full DevOps pipeline using tools such as Jenkins, Chef/Puppet, Selenium/Test Complete
• Working experience developing and maintaining a software system in a Cloud environment (AWS/GovCloud/C2S)
• Direct and oversee software development by Harris and subcontractor teams

Preferred Additional Skills:

Ability to lead a scrum team.  Scrum Master certification.
•  NGA, IC or DoD IT experience strongly preferred.
•  Experience with Agile/Scrum lifecycle management/development. 
•  Demonstrated ability in problem-solving and in the defect resolution process. 
•  Ability to quickly understand an organization’s business functions. 
•  Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential. 
•  Strong written and oral communication skills. 
•  Ability to understand and explain complex information simply and accurately

Job Detailstop

Location Herndon, VA, 20171, United States
Categories Computer Software
Sec Clearances Top Secret/SCI with Full-scope Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI, Top Secret/SSBI, Top Secret/EBI, Top Secret (TS), Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Location Maptop

Contact Informationtop

Contact Name Brandon Shepherdson
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Primary Phone 703-357-7563
Job Code BH768