Android Developer - 34627 in Springfield, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/27/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

With more than 80 years of experience engineering science and technology solutions to support national security, Alion supports clients with big ideas and real solutions.

Position Description

Provide Software Engineering/Software Development support for Android applications, tools, and application enhancement modules. Manage modifications and updates to an existing Android application developed for the Department of Defense.  Collaborate with government customers to design and implement new capabilities and an updated application architecture.  Use industry standard development languages, bug tracking tools, and DI2E tools to develop applications. Update and maintain application documentation, including user manuals.  Demonstrate the product to government customers.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform analysis of existing Android application and develop an approach to refine the application design
  • Collaborate with multiple government customers and engineers to determine specific requirements
  • Analyze user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints
  • Produce updated versions of the existing application that meets the customer’s requirements
  • Oversee software version control using the Alion software repository tools, and manage user access
  • Coordinate software installations and monitor equipment functioning to ensure performance specifications are met
  • Perform as the primary technical point of contact for government customer enquiries on this project and work independently as required

Education and Experience

  • BS in Computer Science or a related Field with five (5) years of experience or MS in Computer Science or related scientific/technical field with four (4) years of experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • Two to five (2-5) years Android software development experience.
  • Experience in modeling and simulation in the radiological/nuclear or chemical/biological weapons fields is preferred.

Desired Eperience 

  • Android Development Tools (may include Android Studio, AVD Manager, Eclipse
  • DI2E DevTools (may include Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, Jenkins, Nexus, Sonarqube, Fortify, AND/OR TestRAIL)


Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info

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