Jr Software Engineer

L3 Applied Defense Solutions - Herndon, VA

30+ days agoFull-time
L3 Applied Defense Solutions currently has an opening for a Junior Software Engineer at our Herndon, VA location.

KEY ROLE:
The Jr Software Engineer will be a member of a dynamic software engineering team developing cutting edge analysis and decision support tools. Interested parties should expect to develop software for ongoing J2EE development projects, to be responsible for developing astrodynamics-based solutions using Agile/Scrum software development methodologies, and to perform evaluations of COTS/GOTS/Open Source software products from business and technical perspectives.

REQUIRED SKILLS:
1+ years of experience with Java development, including J2EE technologies.
Experience with Application and Web Server technology (e.g. JBOSS, Apache Tomcat).
Experience developing software using the Agile/Scrum methodology.
Experience integrating diverse COTS, GOTS, and Open Source software.
Experience evaluating and implementing new and state-of-the-art technology to address challenging customer problems in a research environment.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
B.S. degree in Software Engineering or Computer Science or related technical field.
Experience with big data processing, data analytics, advanced visualization, and cloud technology.
Eligibility for a security clearance with the federal government.

DESIRED SKILLS:
Work with aggressive timelines, in a team environment with a willingness to learn and grow.
Experience with modern web client technologies (HTML5, WebGL).
Experience with AWS, OpenStack, Docker, Git.
Experience using JavaScript UI Frameworks such as ExtJS (Sencha) and JQuery.
Experience with astrodynamics modeling tools including COTS (STK, ODTK, FreeFlyer), GOTS (GMAT, USAF Astro Standards), open source (Orekit), or custom software (e.g. Matlab, Python).
Experience with SOAP and RESTful web service implementation and distributed computing standards.
Experience with Postgres or Accumulo.
Experience with continuous integration, build management, and automated test frameworks.

Questions may be sent to Jobs@AppliedDefense.com. Reference Job #0599. No phone calls please.

L3 Applied Defense Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.