CACI International Applications Developer in Ashburn, Virginia
CACI is looking for an experienced software developer to support a key program in Ashburn, VA and Colorado Springs, CO. The ideal candidate should have a thorough understanding of agile software development practices and experience delivering deployable software in short sprints. They will work as an integral part of an Agile Scrum team–a highly productive team of technical professionals who thrive on supporting the customer's mission and growth objectives – designing, developing and implementing custom software and database application capabilities for a variety of legacy and modernized systems and applications. The individual will work in close collaboration with software developers/engineers, stakeholders, and end users within Agile processes.
Also, responsible for or support development of a spectrum of engineering artifacts that adequately but succinctly captures system requirements, design, architecture, and solution training. This position is responsible for ensuring that all assigned work activities are performed in a timely and cost-effective manner while maintaining the highest quality of performance.
The ability to be adaptable and to work constructively with a technically diverse team is also crucial. A willingness to learn and stay abreast of industry trends is also required. The program emphasizes innovation, and CACI looks for individuals who can bring creative ideas to solve complex problems, both technical and procedural.
Serves as an Agile Scrum team member providing software development and maintenance services for the delivery of releasable software. Responsible for activities associated with delivery of software solutions associated with customer-defined systems and software projects. Basic responsibilities include:
Designing, developing and implementing custom software and database application capabilities for a variety of legacy and modernized systems.
Acts as a member of a product team supporting teammates and collaborating with a do what it takes attitude to ensure product and team success.
Active participation in release and sprint planning, artifact creation, sprint testing, regression testing, demonstrations and retrospectives and solution releases.
Support release planning with conceptual design and development / refinement of software engineering guidelines.
Analyzing 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.
Developing new and refining existing process to enhance quality and productivity.
College degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Management Systems or a related discipline, or equivalent professional experience
Must be a U.S. Citizen with at least an interim DOD Secret clearance or higher.
Professional Experience: a total five (5) years related technical experience, with software design, development and implementation in a Windows Environment.
Experience with object oriented design and development (OODD), Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Ability to communicate OODD and SOA principles and best practices
Experience working on unusually complicated problems and providing solutions that are highly creative and ingenious, exhibiting ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness.
Acts independently to expose and resolve problems.
Experience with continuous integration tools and environments.
Experience with source code control systems and concurrent development workflows (Git preferred).
Experience using SQL or PL/SQL to access Oracle, MySQL, or SQL Server databases.
Experience developing applications utilizing .NET version 4.5 software framework (or strong experience with competing frameworks).
Experience with data base design and stored SQL procedures.
Ability to apply estimation techniques to software development efforts.
Ability to identify and manage risk.
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.
Highly responsible, team-oriented individual with very strong work ethic and a self-starter.
Technical Certifications, such as MCSD; MCPD; CSM; CSD; OCJD; SCJD.
DOD 8570 certification.
Experience using VersionOne Agile project tools.
Ability to apply advanced principles, theories, and concepts, and contribute to the development of innovative principles and ideas.
Direct experience providing production support for Oracle databases; experience with Oracle tools.
Additionally, familiarity with any of the following is highly desirable: HTML, Angular.js, VMware, information exchanges (ETL, ESB), message queuing, application security, automated testing, UML, or Sparx Enterprise Architect.
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.