Software Design Engineer Sr - 31306 in Annapolis Junction, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/23/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Summary

Performs analysis, design, development, testing, debugging and implementation of complex software application programs in support of distinct product hardware or technical service lines of business.

Duties and Responsibilities

Defines specifications for complex software programming applications and/or oversees the maintenance of existing programs to ensure continued performance and compliance with current guidelines and standards.

Performs all necessary aspects of the programming phase of software development including coding, programmer testing, debugging/troubleshooting and documenting using current guidelines and standards.  Works within current architecture framework and maintains performance standards to meet customer specifications.

Responsible for developing new features and maintenance of existing web application as requested by the customers.  Bug fixing as needed.

Identifies and directs resolution of complex hardware/software interface issues or other technical problems.

Participates in the analysis and development of test plans.

Participates in the preparation of technical proposals.

Provides guidance to less experienced software developers/architects.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus 5 to 7 years of directly related experience or a Master’s degree and 3 years of experience. Professional certification(s) may be required.

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 10 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by 
market survey data.     

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities     

Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.

Ability to communicate software concepts effectively.

Knowledge of the principles, practices, and procedures used in software and systems development.

Experience with software development tools and programming languages.

Extensive knowledge of Java and GWT.

Familiar with Sencha GXT, XML, XSLT, HTML, and CSS

Experienced with Eclipse, SVN/Git, Bugzilla/JIRA, Junit Tests.

Familiar with SSRF Pub8.

Preferably, has domain knowledge in Spectrum Certification.




Security Clearance: Secret

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