Sr. Software Engineer - iOS in Quantico, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 10/11/2019

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Job Description

The Senior Software Engineer, iOS Lead, serves as the technical lead for all iOS software development efforts. The iOS Lead shall be a able to authoritatively and effectively provide guidance in the overall aspects of the software development efforts to include: data architectures, software assurance, and •security; conduct rapid software prototyping to demonstrate and evaluate technologies in relevant environments; conduct performance, security, and other aspects of evaluating software systems; test software capabilities, using novel testing and analysis techniques; document software with an emphasis on architectures, user stories, and interface definitions; practice agile software development methods, and actively participate on teams of software developers, researchers, designers; and technical leads; support software development infrastructure and assist in building and configuring computing systems and resources; interface with technical community and other Government entities to understand challenges, needs, and develop solutions; contribute to improving the overall technical capabilities of the mission by participating in design (software and otherwise) sessions, developing unique capabilities, and sharing insights and practices across Government organizations supporting the mission.

Minimum Education: The Senior Software Engineer, iOS Lead shall have a Bachelor’s Degree in one of the following areas: Computer •Science, Computer Engineering, or Software Engineering, from an accredited university/college.

Minimum/General Experience: The Senior Software Engineer, iOS Lead shall have the following minimum experience: Recent work experience as a technical lead and subject matter expert (SME) on a major program, project, or activity.  A minimum often (10) years recent experience in the direct performance of a major program, project, or activity relating to computer software development at the user and kernel level, computer programming, and /or computer digital forensics.  Professional experience listed above shall include: five (5) years of intensive software development experience in modern languages such as C/C++ or Java; knowledge of other commonly used languages such as Perl, Python, Ruby, JavaScript, etc.; working knowledge of some modern computing paradigms and environments such as NoSQL systems, cloud computing and virtualization, parallel programming, network programming, mobile development, and interface development; familiarity •with .end-to-end software development activities  in Linux/Windows/Unix/Web environments; familiarity with software development tools including integrated drive electronics (IDEs) (Eclipse, lntelliJ, emacs, etc.), version control systems (git, svn, etc.) and bug tracking systems (e.g., Jira, bugzilla, fogbubz); working knowledge and experience in participating in agile software •development practices and team design sessions; experience working on a software development team (with a  focus on the iOS operating system); demonstrated problem solving ability with the ability to explore and evaluate many possible solutions to problems.

Desired Experience/Skills: While not required, it is desired that the Senior Software Engineer, iOS Lead possesses the following: proven contribution to open source development projects.

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