Software Engineer ( JAVA )

Piper Companies   •  

Columbia, MD

Industry: Staffing


Less than 5 years

Posted 61 days ago

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Senior Software Engineer (JAVA) – Fort Belvoir, VA

We are looking to hire an Application Engineer with excellent customer service skills to work as a member of a team supporting the US Army Data Center Consolidation Plan (ADCCP). The candidate must have at least three years of experience in front end web development using a modern JavaScript library as well as experience in the ServiceNow platform. An application engineer serves as part of a team assisting in the migration of Army applications to DOD approved enterprise hosting facilities by conducting preliminary assessments and advising application owners throughout the migration process. The candidate is required to become familiar with the characteristics of a variety of DOD and commercial hosting environments and be able to perform an engineering analysis to determine the optimal hosting environment in consideration of the system/application's functional requirements.

Job duties to include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Coordinate the design and implementation of cloud infrastructure (compute, network, storage) Operations.
  • Conduct design and analysis applying a multi-disciplinary approach to deliver next-generation technology and services to cloud platforms.
  • Effectively apply relevant knowledge and experience to provide both technical and operational support to new and existing cloud implementation efforts.
  • Convey technical and operational considerations orally and in written formats (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint) at various levels of understanding
  • Deliver support to both new design and implementation efforts as well as existing, deployed cloud infrastructures and services

Required Skills (include but not limited to):

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field is required
  • MUST have an Active DoD Secret Clearance

3+ years professional experience required in the following technical skills:

  • JavaScript development, including JSON handling and Ajax requests.
  • Must be experienced with straight JavaScript coding, not reliant on libraries such as jQuery.
  • Front end development with a modern library such as Angular, React, or Vue. Angular strongly preferred.
  • Developing responsive, accessible web applications using HTML5 and CSS3.
  • ServiceNow development/administration using the Now platform. Experience with Helsinki or newer release is preferred. Experience migrating apps from the Now platform to the Portal platform is a BONUS
  • Code maintenance skills to include use of version control, unit testing, documentation, commenting, and dev-test-prod workflow.
  • Troubleshooting and testing skills including use of browser developer tools.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with DevOps, Continuous Integration, and automated code and style linting.
  • Strong background in DoD/Army computing environments and application security requirements.
  • Experience developing enterprise-level, cloud hosted web applications.
  • Familiarity with DoD terminology and Army organizational structure.
  • Experience developing, managing, and/or migrating web applications within the Army environment.
  • Experience migrating web applications to a cloud hosting environment.
  • Experience developing customer-facing web interfaces and customer service portals.
  • Experience working with multiple cloud hosting providers/services.
  • Experience in systems administration and/or networking in a data center environment.