Bachelor of Science in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) related field or equivalent experience, plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree. Agile experience preferred.
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a Government background investigation and must meet eligibility and suitability requirements. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus up to $10,000 for New Hires Only
A Relocation package may be available for this position
This challenging and interesting software development position is a chance to participate in the development and operation of a state-of-the-art Big Data system and join a longstanding, stable program consisting of a team of exceptional individuals using defined Agile software principles and practices.
As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll perform software requirements analysis, participate in research and design, and develop and test software and tools. From inventing new products or enhancing existing applications, your talent will be front and center.
What you’ll experience:
Design and develop new features and capabilities for several existing web applications
Evaluate and implement changes and/or enhancements to existing applications and determine the feasibility, benefits, and risks
Evaluate emerging technologies and apply best of breed technologies to the operational system
What you bring to the table:
Development experience in a Linux environment
Proficient understanding of software engineering concepts, principles, and theories
An understanding of object-oriented and functional programming, design patterns, data structures, and algorithms
A passion for developing well-crafted and testable software, in a collaborative environment
Strong attention to detail
Ideally, you will also have experience with:
Test-Driven development and experience with test frameworks (e.g., Chai, Enzyme, Jest, Sinon)
Ruby Development (Ruby on Rails)
Scripting languages such tcsh or bash
Apache web server
Very Large Databases/Big Data/Data Warehousing
Multi-thread and multi-process applications
Continuous Integration and Deployment tools and techniques
What sets you apart:
Ability to interact effectively with project teams, managers and end users
Commitment to ongoing professional development
Solid ability to grasp and apply new information quickly and handle increasing responsibilities with growing complexity
Creative and innovative thinking with the ability to multi-task
KP RECRUITING GROUP
KP Recruiting Group was started to create a world-wide network of multi-level, highly skilled talent; that are either experts or working to become one, in their respective fields. Our process involves focusing on the talent, skills, and experience of an individual as a key indicator of the present and future value that they will bring to any organization.
In establishing a network, we are able to forge genuine relationships with talent and gain valuable insight that allows us to understand what motivates them. This data allows us to give strategic advice to our partners as they go through the process of managing their human capital.
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