applicants must have advanced knowledge and hands-on experience in developing and implementing software programs. This labor competency is responsible to maintain and improve the
performance of existing software code, with duties to write and update software code under contract and direction from the assigned Government Product Manager. This competency is required to further test and maintain software products to ensure strong functionality and optimization. The candidate shall recommend improvements to existing software programs as necessary. Furthermore, candidates shall be capable/willing to perform the software tasks identified in the position primary responsibilities listed below while working on Government/Contractor software teams.
Primary Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
A. Designs, Develops, and tests software for Command and Control based products.
B. Develops front end and backend of software prototypes, components, and tooling that can be leveraged to speed prototyping process.
a. Engineers shall embrace and adhere to following development methodologies:
i. Extreme Programming (XP) Practices
iii. Test-Driven Development (TDD)
iv. Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) techniques
C. Helps to design and develop software requirements for multiple Command and Control based products including the software architectures, APIs, frameworks, and libraries.
D. Works with data scientists, UX designers, engineers, and product managers to help in composing cohesive and sound software designs that form the basis of scalable Command and Control software solutions.
E. Helps to optimize software designs and architectures to deliver desired performance targets
a. Engineers shall be maintain a forward-thinking approach in
resolving roadblocks presented by current software strategy
F. Stays informed on latest software architectures and trends from design patterns to DevSecOps and systems architecture patterns.
G. Helps in migrating legacy systems to the cloud
- 1 year experience with front end frameworks like React or Vue
- 2 years of experience with Extreme Programming practices (Test-Driven Development, Pair Programming, CI,CD, etc) [See Section 2.2.1]
- 1 year of experience contributing to software architecture and design (architecture, design patterns, reliability and scaling) of both new and existing systems
- 1 year of experience using container technologies such as Docker or Kubernetes MUST be eligible to obtain a minimum of a Secret clearance.