Software Developer, Assoc. Principal - 34674 in Springfield, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 11/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you looking to join a leader in innovative technology supporting customers in a fast-paced environment?  Are you self-motivated and looking to advance your career?  Do you enjoy working independently as part of a development team, and have excellent communication skills?  If you answered yes to these questions, the Principal level Software Developer position at Alion may be the right fit for you!

This Senior level Software Developer will support a GEOINT project in St Louis, MO or Springfield, VA. 

In this position you will:

  • Provide expertise and direction in the development and/or modification of computer-based scientific, technical, and business software systems.
  • Use expertise to design develop, code, test, and debug software.
  • May work in one or several areas, such as equipment or software design, engineering evaluation or test, configuration management procedures, statistical analysis and modeling.
  • Works with users to define existing or new system scope and objectives.
  • Provides analytical support and technical advice during the conceptualization, development, and implementation phases.
  • Plans and schedules new applications systems projects with user, systems software, and computer center operations personnel, including the identification of objectives, time frames, costs, and manpower requirements.
  • Performs tasks necessary to ensure the identification and documentation of hazards within software systems using various analysis tools and techniques.
  • Reviews and evaluates systems and software for adherence to government or commercial directives, standards, guidelines, and criteria concerning software safety and systems safety.
  • Confirms design mitigations are captured in the design and its documentation and verifies implementation.
  • May perform as a project lead with the responsibility for the instruction, assigning, direction, and monitoring of the performance of assigned systems developers / analyst working on a specific project.

Education

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, IT or related field with 12 -15 years experience

Experience

  • 12 plus years’ experience in software development.
  • Experience working with in an environment that follows a software life cycle development process
  • Understanding of software development practices.
  • Experience with python, java typescript, and Java.
  • Experience with AWS, AWS Workspaces, Docker, and Lambda.
  • Experience with system administration, data management, and data analytics is a plus.
  • Experience with C2S is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of various satellite imagery phenomenologies (EO, SAR) is preferred.
  • Experience supporting DoD/IC is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must be able to work with little supervision and take charge of tasks.
  • Must possess effective organizational skills.

Security Clearance: Sensitive Compartmented Info

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