Entry Level Software Developer (University of Maryland grads)
Entry Level Software Developer(Graduates from University of Maryland, Howard University, or George Mason University) Alta IT Services has an immediate opening for an Entry Level Software Developer to support a well-respected health insurance provider in Reston,VA. We're recent graduates with a Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology Systems, Computer Science, or a related technical degree. Applicants must have graduated with a technology-related degree within the last 12 months from one of the following schools: University of Maryland University College (UMUC) University of Maryland College Park (UMD) University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) University of Maryland, Baltimore County University of Maryland, Eastern Shore George Mason University Howard University This position is expected to start on June 5th.Candidates must be able to work in the USA without requiring sponsorship (not now or in the future).Team Dynamic & Background:Team player, driven, interested in software development and learning new skills. The software development methodology is agile.This is an unique opportunity to join an innovative new program within our agency to work on cutting-edge Pega development for claims processing and work automation. Working with the Pega Center of Excellence, you will help multiple delivery teams working on a variety of workforce productivity initiatives to provide consistent and performant applications that will be utilized by thousands of claims processors and customer service representatives across the country.Required: Ability to program in java and java script Willing to learn other languages such as Pega. Exposure to UNIX preferred. Exposure to UNIX scripting. Exposure to ANSII SQL Knowledge of standard communication protocols, such as HTTP Good problem solving and communication skills. Work collaboratively with scrum team members. Interact with customers at all levels to provide high-level of professional customer care for all clients. Assist with system documentation as required. GPA of 3.0 or higher preferred, but not requiredSalary: $58,000/annually plus benefits and paid time off. For immediate consideration, email a Word resume to Priscila at [Click Here to Email Your Resume]ALTA IT Services, LLC. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, age, color, religion, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other factor..