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Java Application Developer

Req #: 245138
Location: Alexandria, VA US
Job Category: Information Technology
Minimum Clearance Required: Public Trust

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

Serve as an Agile Scrum team member providing software development and maintenance for the delivery of releasable software in short sprint cycles. Responsible for activities associated with delivery of software solutions associated with customer-defined systems and software projects by working in close collaboration with software developers/engineers, stakeholders, and end users within Agile processes. Responsible for:

  • Designing, developing and implementing custom software and database application capabilities for a variety of legacy and modernized systems with limited oversight
  • Acting as a member of a product team supporting teammates and collaborating with a do what it takes attitude to ensure product and team success
  • Providing improvements to the product(s) being supported
  • Actively participate in release and sprint planning, artifact creation, sprint testing, regression testing, demonstrations and retrospectives and solution releases
  • Supporting release planning with conceptual design and development / refinement of software engineering guidelines
  • Analyzing complex project-related problems and creating innovative solutions involving, scheduling, technology, methodology, tools and solution components
  • Ensuring product quality and timeliness of work, providing advice and guidance, resolving problems to meet objectives, and providing periodic performance reports
  • Providing mentoring to junior members of the team

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to pass CBP background investigation, criteria include but are not limited to:
    • 3 year check for felony convictions
    • 1 year check for illegal drug use
    • 1 year check for misconduct such as theft or fraud
  • College degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Management Systems or a related discipline.  Equivalent professional experience will be considered in lieu of degree
  • Professional Experience: at least seven (7) years related technical experience, with software design, development and implementation in a Windows Environment
  • Experience with Front End Development using Angular.  Familiarity with TypeScript, JavaScript.  Knowledge of: HTML5, CSS; Node.js, NPM development; React Framework
  • Experience with Java Development; Familiarity with any of the following: Spring Framework, JPA, Hibernate (or other ORM).  Working knowledge of:  XML, JSON and SAML parsing; maven builds, and shell scripting;  Application Configurations YAML, JSON, XML;  Java Junit based unit testing
  • Micro services architecture and development: Familiar with  Java Spring,  SpringBoot, REST services, Web-Services (JAX-WS or JAX-RS). Kafka based development
  • Database Development: Experience using SQL PostgreSQL databases; and experience with data base design
  • Cloud Development:  Experience with AWS services S3, RDS/Arora
  • Some Experience with Mobile development (iOS or Android OS) and Frameworks
  • Experience with application integration and delivery with a DevOps pipeline
  • Object oriented design and development (OODD) expertise, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Communicating OODD and SOA principles and best practices
  • Working on unusually complicated problems and providing solutions that are highly creative and ingenious, exhibiting ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness
  • Acting independently to expose and resolve problems
  • Experience with GIT source code control systems and concurrent development workflows (Git preferred)
  • Ability to apply estimation techniques to software development efforts
  • Working knowledge of and ability to assist others in the use of software engineering tools to support process improvement
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong collaboration skills and desire to work within a team
  • Understanding of all elements of the software development life cycle, including planning, development, requirements management, CM, quality assurance, and release management

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Angular UI application Development
  • Familiarity application database development with Liqibase and PostgresSQL
  • AWS application development using services such as SNS, SQS, SES, SWF, Lambda, S3
  • Familiarity with event messaging and streaming using Kafka
  • Familiarity with API Management using Mulesoft
  • Knowledge of the jHipster application scaffolding tool
  • DOD 8570 certification
  • Ability to apply advanced principles, theories, and concepts, and contribute to the development of innovative principles and ideas
  • Direct experience providing production support for applications utilizing Oracle databases; experience with Oracle tools

Additionally, familiarity with any of the following is highly desirable: Docker HTML, Spring,  ETL tools, ESB, message queuing, application security, automated testing, UML,  Jira

What We Can Offer You:

- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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