CACI International Cleared Front End Software Engineer in Sterling, Virginia
Cleared Front End Software Engineer
Job Category: Engineering
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: None
Type of Travel: None
CACI is seeking a dedicated Front End Software Engineer to support our Makalu contract. If you are interested and passionate about developing new products and components using modern technologies, then this opportunity is for you! You will be working in a fast-paced, start-up like atmosphere with new development in an agile environment.
On Team Makalu, typical responsibilities include proactively designing the architecture for new components, while also suggesting ways to improve the application and overall UI/UX. Our team works closely together with on-site and remote engineers developing front-end applications and back-end microservices, all dedicated to creating the best products and user experience possible. We use a modern technical stack to develop cloud-based web apps providing users with near real-time mapped data.
What You’ll Get to Do:
Day-to-day expectations include solving challenging, but rewarding technical problems, meeting program objectives within the agile development cycle, suggesting ways to improve UX/UI and the software baseline, and introducing new ways to meet mission needs.
Be part of an agile team where communication skills and the ability to execute within the established development process are paramount to your and the team's success.
Work on new technologies, striving to stay customer-focused and thriving on challenges to build new UI applications.
Utilize industry proven design patterns and open source tools.
Contribute to a positive and upbeat team atmosphere.
You’ll Bring These Qualifications:
An active TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a related major, or graduation from a coding bootcamp
5+ years of relevant experience.
Experience using REST-based web services.
Experience working as a member of a development team participating in the complete product development lifecycle.
Familiarity with Agile software development methodologies.
Familiarity with Node.js and the NPM package ecosystem.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Experience with Linux environment and Linux shell scripting.
Knowledge of continuous integration and software CM processes / tools (Subversion, GIT, JIRA, Confluence).
Understanding of UI/UX best practices.
Security +, or other IAT II qualified security certification (within 3 months of hire)
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
A passion for creating beautiful, engaging, intuitive, efficient and highly usable user interfaces.
Familiarity with Svelte Framework.
Familiarity with real-time communication mechanisms such as WebSockets.
Familiarity with Node, Cesium, and/or OpenLayers.
Familiarity with Spring, Docker, and/or Kubernetes.
Knowledge of microservices based architecture.
Familiarity with emerging trends in desktop, web, and mobile app development.
Experience with deployments, dev ops, and / or AWS Experience with Git.
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 60 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: 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 an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.
Pay Range: The proposed salary range for this position is $74,600-$156,700. There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, geographic location, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, education, and certifications. Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives. We offer competitive compensation, benefits and learning and development opportunities. Our broad and competitive mix of benefits options is designed to support and protect employees and their families. Employment benefits include health and wellness programs, income protection, paid leave and, life insurance, retirement and savings.