Sr Princ Java Engineer - Secret Clearance Required

Location
Mechanicsburg USA-VA-Arlington, PA
Posted
Jun 30, 2017
Closes
Jul 29, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.

 1. Designs, develops, codes, tests and debugs highly complex new software products or makes significant enhancements to existing software.

 2. Develops and applies advanced methods, theories, and research techniques in the investigation and solution of complex and advanced software applications and problems.

 3. Resolves highly complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations.

 4. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.

 5. Factors emerging technologies and product supportability into design and implementation.

 6. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

 7. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.

 8. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress, and presents results to management and/or customer personnel.

 9. Serves as a customer interface to resolve problems and ensure requirements are met on a timely basis.

 10. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software developers, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

 11. Serves as a technical team or task leader.

 12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 13. Participates in special projects as required.

Education 1. Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.

 2. Masters Degree preferred.

Qualifications 10-15 years of related software development experience.

 

Desired knowledge; skills and certifications:

 

 

  1. Current knowledge of the technology; methodology; and techniques employed to address complex problems encountered in the development and implementation of information systems; particularly web-based systems; and awareness of best development practices; especially those involving security concerns such as cross-site scripting; buffer overflows; SQL injections; etc.
 

 

  1. Current knowledge/ability to develop Java; JSP; Javascript; HTML and SQL.
 

 

  1. Working knowledge of Oracle Database structures/capabilities; PL/SQL; and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets); Apache Tomcat.
 

 

  1. Possession of; or the ability to obtain within 180 days of employment start; a Security+ certification.
 

 

  1. Nice to have: Familiarity with Angular-JS; Spring; Eclipse; Toad; Git; SVN; Jenkins; HP Fortify; Oracle WebCenter Interaction (WCI) (formerly known as PlumTree) portal integration software; and the use of an LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) to identify system user attributes.
 

 

The work will normally be performed during normal business hours; but may require on-call support at other times either at or remotely to address urgent program problems.

 

 

 

Desired knowledge; skills and certifications: 1. Current knowledge of the technology; methodology; and techniques employed to address complex problems encountered in the development and implementation of information systems; particularly web-based systems; and awareness of best development practices; especially those involving security concerns such as cross-site scripting; buffer overflows; SQL injections; etc. 2. Current knowledge/ability to develop Java; Java server pages; Java script; HTML and SQL. 3. Working knowledge of Oracle Database structures/capabilities (at a minimum Oracle 11g level); PL/SQL; and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets). Familiarity with Oracle WebCenter Interaction (WCI) (formerly known as PlumTree) portal integration software; IIS; Apache Tomcat; and the use of an LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) to identify system user attributes. 4. Possession of; or the ability to obtain within 180 days of employment start; a Security+ certification. The work will normally be performed during normal business hours; but may require on-call support at other times either at work location or remotely to address urgent program problems.

 

  As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.