Java Software Engineer

Salient CRGT - Chantilly, VA (30+ days ago)

Full-timeEstimated: $86,000 - $110,000 a year


Job Category: Java Software Engineer

Position Title: Software Programmer 5

Location: Chantilly, VA

Description: The purpose of this project is to provide operations and maintenance improvements and support for an automated background and investigation case management system that has been built on a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) platform. The scope of this project includes project management, system implementation services, and ongoing system maintenance and help desk support.



Please be aware that this position requires a U.S Government Public Trust/Suitability determination. Applicants who accept an offer of employment will be subject to government security investigation(s) and must receive a favorable suitability determination for access to U.S Government information for continued employment. The government investigation for this position includes a credit check.


  • Provide coding solutions to implement improvements and correct issues contained in a client-prioritized backlog of operations and maintenance (O&M) items. Solutions are typically custom code designed to work on a core Entellitrak platform.
  • Work with an Agile team and participate in daily scrum and in weekly or as-needed requirements elaboration/clarification sessions
  • Provide system demonstrations of coded solutions, as needed.
  • Create and updates JIRA tickets
  • Perform unit testing
  • Prepare code packages for deployment to client environment
  • Create/update implementation instructions to O&M vendor who manages the client development, testing and production environments
  • Provide verbal assistance/advice to the O&M vendor during deployments to those environments.
  • Provide help desk and production support assistance on issues identified by the client and the O&M vendor.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: BS in computer science or a related field, or significant equivalent experience



  • BS in computer science or a related field, or significant equivalent experience.
  • Overall 12 years of experience.
  • 10 years minimum experience with Java, JavaScript (including libraries such as JQuery and Angular), HTML/XHTML, CSS, XML
  • Experience with MicroPact entellitrak case management system or similar COTS product to which you’ve added custom code solutions
  • 10 years minimum Web programming experience, including PHP, ASP or JSP.
  • 5 years minimum experience working with relational database systems such as MySQL, MSSQL or Oracle and a good working knowledge of SQL.
  • Analytical Skills (ability to digest requirements and produce design).
  • Ability for Testing/Quality Control.
  • Able to obtain a U.S. Government Clearance.
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communications skills
  • Familiarity with Agile/Scrum




  • Familiarity with the United States Federal Background Investigation process.
  • Experience with tools such as: Microsoft Access, Microsoft Visio, Adobe Acrobat, SharePoint, JIRA

If you feel you are qualified for this position, please go to to apply.

Salient CRGT (Salient) is a leading provider of information technology, engineering and intelligence analysis services to agencies in the intelligence, defense, homeland security, and cyber domains.

Salient is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/AAP employer and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace. Salient prohibits discrimination against employees and qualified applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, marital status, national origin, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws. Salient also participates in E-Verify. Click here to learn about the E-Verify Program.

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Job Type: Full-time


  • HTML: 10 years (Required)
  • PHP: 10 years (Required)
  • JavaScript: 10 years (Required)
  • java: 10 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)