Full Stack Developer

Acara Solutions - Richmond, VA

Acara solutions is looking for Full Stack Developer for our Client located in Richmond, VA -Participate in an agile team, including all agile ceremonies, to deliver the full lifecycle, including requirements, architecture, design, development, testing, deployment and maintenance of software solutions. -Design, develop, and maintain code that meets requirements, is high quality, and performs efficiently and effectively to provide a great customer experience. -Incorporate standards and best practices, including performance, security, scalability, and maintainability. -Update and maintain system design documents. -Review and provide feedback on functional and technical requirements. -Define and propose solutions for meeting requirements. -Contributing to improvements in the software development lifecycle (SDLC) utilizing practices such as test-driven development (TDD), static code analysis, code reviews, continuous integration, continuous delivery, and automated security scanning. -Working closely with technical architects to ensure system design follows the industry best practices and standards that align with EPA security requirements -Provide operational support expertise, including the following: -Debugging software in production, including performing systematic assessments for identifying root causes of faults or problems -Understanding production environments including security hardening, performance tuning, and access control -Reproducing failures in development environments -Recommending coding solutions for other developers to implement -The team supporting the EPA Office of Transportation and Air Quality (OTAQ) Fuels IT systems is seeking a full-stack developer to support exciting technical transformation and modernization efforts currently underway. -The team is currently focused on supporting and modernizing complex software systems that support industry fuel registration, reporting and compliance activities while using the Agile/SAFe framework. -The successful candidate will work as part of an agile development team to build and support enterprise-class software applications that are critical to the operations of our federal customer and industry users who perform thousands of transactions across the platform every day. -The current technology stack includes front-end web interfaces, web services (API), server-side business logic, batch jobs such as extract-transform-load (ETL), and Oracle database backends. -This position will contribute to an ongoing modernization effort and will therefore be responsible for researching, developing, delivering and supporting new technologies, products, and standards which can be incorporated into the OTAQ Fuels suite of applications.

Required Skills / Qualifications:
BA/BS Degree
Minimum of 5 years’ experience with RESTful web services.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in SQL and data modeling experience, including experience working with ORM tools/frameworks such as Hibernate (including a working knowledge of JPA).
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in developing applications in an agile environment
Minimum of 5 years’ experience with Git or other distributed source control system
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Federal IT security guidelines and practices and Section 508/ Accessibility.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in cloud-based environments (AWS/Azure)\
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in communicating and collaborating with other software developers, business owners, and management.

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:Experience with Following:
Single Page Application Frameworks (SPA) VueJS/Angular/ReactJS
Docker (or other container technologies)
Experience building Cloud Native Applications and an understanding of secure cloud architectures
DevOps/DevSecOps (CI/CD, Jenkins, Maven, automation scripting)
Experience with NoSQL database technologies (MongoDB, DynamoDB)
Expertise in core Java
Outstanding communication, organization, time management, and interpersonal skills
Good written and verbal communication skills coupled with strong listening skills
Contribute on an individual basis as well as demonstrate your strengths as an agile team member
HTML/ CSS/ JavaScript/ Angular/Knockout
Oracle RDBMS (SQL)
Atlassian Suite (JIRA, Confluence, Bit-Bucket)
AWS Cloud Infrastructure

Additional Information:
Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.
Aleron companies; Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, Viaduct, and Aleron’s strategic partner, SDI are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.