CACI International Software Engineer I in Sterling, Virginia
Software Engineer I
Job Category: Engineering
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: Secret
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Local
CACI is currently looking for an entry level Software Enginee r to join our team developing next generation signals intelligence (SIGINT) and electronic warfare systems for the Department of Defense. Join this passionate team of industry-leading individuals on a program that leverages the best practices in Model-Based Systems Engineering and Agile software development to deliver state of the art capability in support of our nation’s warfighters.
As a member of the CACI Team, you will support the men and women charged with safeguarding the American people and enhancing the Nation’s safety, security, and prosperity. Our warfighters are on the front lines, every day, protecting our national security from the increasingly sophisticated and complex threats of our adversaries.
CACI programs thrive in a culture of innovation and are constantly seeking individuals who can bring creative ideas to solve complex problems, both technical and procedural at the team and portfolio levels. The ability to be adaptable and to work constructively with a technically diverse and geographically separated team is crucial.
What You’ll Get to Do
CACI seeks a talented entry level Software Enginee r to join our Advanced Solutions Group, within the National Security and Innovative Solutions Sector. We enable national security missions through creation and delivery of innovative, technology-centric solutions that provide decision advantage to our customers. Our client engagement processes, the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value, provides an
unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance
As someone who thinks outside the box, you’ll enjoy designing and implementing solutions to interesting engineering problems. Using DevSecOps methodologies, you’ll identify constraints and employ creative solutions to break bottlenecks, improve processes, and create efficiencies.
Rather than performing repetitive manual tasks you’ll find ways to make automation do the heavy lifting. You will design and code software using industry standard tools, testing frameworks, CI infrastructure, automated deployments, and design scalable maintenance practices. Your experience with the Linux as a real time operating system, bash shell, and scripting in languages such as Python will be indispensable assets.
More About the Role
CACI builds and deploys applications which have direct impact on US Intelligence Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) ability to capture information that is imperative to national security missions. We are looking for C, C++, Java and full stack developers passionate about this work and excited to contribute to the design and implementation of complex distributed scalable web-based applications. This position is in Sterling Virginia.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Implement and execute on technical initiatives and solutions
Adjust or recommend enhancements in systems and new software as well as modify existing code to add features and functionality
Debug existing software.
Develop code necessary to complete tasks in the specified time according to standards and guidelines
Employ design, development, and testing best practices
Profile, analyze, and optimize implemented software
Address somewhat complex technical issues/problems
Collaborate with hardware or software designers/engineers and analysts to develop, analyze, and evaluate hardware, software, and systems
Evaluate emerging technologies to determine advantages and disadvantages of potential solutions in virtual, web-based, and desktop applications
You’ll Bring These Qualifications
US Citizenship is required along with active SECRET security clearance
Bachelors or equivalent in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
1+ years of related experience, including Java development experience
Solid understanding of complex software design concepts, patterns, tools and best practices
Experience with distributed/asynchronous programming models
Proven delivery of production-grade applications including security, diagnostics, maintainability, scalability, auditing, and complex multi-layer troubleshooting
These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have
Experience with AWS (including any AWS Certifications)
Background in web technologies is highly desired.
Experience with database programming and cloud technologies.
Experience with Python and scripting.
Working knowledge of signal processing fundamental
Working knowledge of MATLAB is helpful
Willingness to learn and apply the best technology for a given application.
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 55 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 Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
Pay Range: The proposed salary range for this position is $49,400-$98,900. There are a host of factors that can influence final salary including, but not limited to, Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, relevant prior work experience, specific skills and competencies, geographic location, 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 retirement and savings.
As a federal contractor, CACI is subject to any federal vaccine mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status.