Software Design Engineer - 28125 in Annapolis Junction, MD at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 5/27/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description



Position Summary

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

Duties and Responsibilities

Translates requirements into design document, which specifies the approach, technical solutions, impact of the existing software, and risks.

Performs all necessary aspects of the programming phase of software development including coding, programmer testing, debugging 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.

Participates in the analysis and development of test plans.

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

Researches and develops prospective applications and products and maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies.

Participates in the preparation of technical proposals.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus at least 2 to 4 years of directly related experience. Professional certification(s) may be required.

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 7 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.

A security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment.

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.

Diversity Statement


Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.





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