Full Stack Developer, Senior

Reston, Virginia, United States
Dec 10, 2018
Dec 18, 2018
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0026323

Full Stack Developer, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to not just develop software, but to help build a system that will have a positive and visible impact in combating ever-changing threats?  As a full-stack developer, you can solve a problem with a complete end-to-end solution in a fast-paced, agile environment. We're looking for a developer with the skills needed to build innovative software solutions from vision to production-ready system in support of an unconventional warfare client.

This role is more than just coding. We need a full-stack developer who will use their passion to learn new tools and techniques, identify and implement system improvements, and mentor teammates. Using solutions that incorporate micro services, containerization, RESTful Web components, NoSQL data frameworks, and large-scale distributed systems to drive insights from vast amounts of structured and unstructured data you'll work with the development team to build innovative software solutions. You'll analyze the needs and the environment to help make sure the solution you're developing considers the current architecture and operating environment, as well as future functionality and enhancements. Join us as we build systems to identify and defeat improvised threats for the better.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn't all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • access to experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
  • opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You'll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We'll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-3+ years of experience with software design, implementation, and testing

-3+ years of experience with using best practices and design patterns for writing clean, reusable, and highly organized code 

-Experience with large-scale distributed systems and large-scale data processing solutions, including Hadoop and Accumulo

-Experience with software containerization frameworks, including DOCKER

-Experience with developing service APIs for external consumption 

-Experience with DevOps methods and tools, including Jenkins, Git, or Jira

-TS/SCI clearance

-HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with solutions for full-text search, hit highlighting, and faceted search, including SOLR or ElasticSearch 

-Experience with using JavaScript libraries, including jQuery, D3, Leaflet, or YUI 

-Experience with HTML and CSS and solving cross-browser compatibility issues 

-Knowledge of RESTful services design, development, and testing 

-Knowledge of data structures and algorithms and how things fit together with modular design 

-Knowledge of at least one scripting language, including JavaScript, Node, Python, or Bash

-Knowledge of at least one of the following servlet containers, including Apache Tomcat, JBoss, or Jetty 

-Knowledge of scaling and performance 

-Knowledge of Hadoop or other Big Data solutions 

-Knowledge of the whole Web stack, including protocols and Web server optimization techniques 

-Knowledge of Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) development 

-Ability to demonstrate clean coding habits, pay strict attention to detail, and focus on quality

-Ability to learn technical concepts quickly and communicate with multiple functional groups 

-Possession of excellent analytical and problem-solving skills 

-Security+ or CISSP Certification 


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

We're an EOE that empowers our people—no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status—to fearlessly drive change.


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