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Tuesday, March 28, 2023

FC - Software Engineer (Entry-Level)

FC - Software Engineer (Entry-Level)
Clearance: US Citizen with TS/SCI with Poly
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Job Description:
Zavda was founded in 2006 and is an SDB Certified, Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned, and Woman-owned small business that offers leading IT management, Intel, and Cyber opportunities in both the private and public sectors.  Zavda is looking for a Software Engineer to join our team.

Role and Responsibilities:
The Software Engineer (SWE) develops, maintains, and enhances complex and diverse software systems (e.g., processing- intensive analytics, novel algorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, real-time systems, and business management information systems) based upon documented requirements. Works individually or as part of a team. Reviews and tests software components for adherence to the design requirements and documents test results. Resolves software problem reports. Utilizes software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment. Provides specific input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, use of Commercial Off-the-shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development, and requirements analysis and synthesis from system level to individual software components.

Required Skills:

  • Core Skills:
    • Experience developing enterprise-grade Java applications 
    • Ability to debug and resolve applications errors and performance bottlenecks in a timely and effective manner 
    • Ability to clearly communicate ideas and status updates to peers and management 
    • Experience developing, deploying, and maintaining software in an Enterprise Linux environment 
    • Experience developing software with Git, Maven and Gradle
  • Serverside/Back end position skills:
    • Experience developing high-performance, multi-threaded Java applications or applications executed in distributed computing environments 
    • Knowledge of the Spring Framework and Dependency Injection
  • Full-Stack/Front end / Web Application position skills:
    •  Full-stack software development experience 
    • Experience developing web applications using Modern 
    • Accessibility (a11y) and Section 508 compliance 
    • Understanding of Usability Engineering principles and web application which provides monitoring, alerting, and management capabilities critical to the Customer enterprise. JavaScript frameworks (React, Material UI, D3.js) 
    • Knowledge of Spring Boot, the Spring Framework and Dependency Injection 
    • Experience developing RESTful web services
  • Analytics & Data Persistence:
    • Experience writing analytics using Apache Hadoop, HDFS, and MapReduce 
    • Experience designing and developing applications using Apache Accumulo or a similar NoSQL database 
    • Demonstrated experience processing large data sets or high volume data ingest 
    • Experience monitoring, maintaining and troubleshooting Apache Accumulo, Apache Hadoop, and Apache Zookeeper deployments
  • Web Development:
    • Experience developing web UIs
    • Experience with javascript and/or typescript (we use typescript)
    • Experience with a javascript framework such as Vue, Angular, Ember, or React (we use Vue 3)
    • Experience with javascript tooling to build/test software, and manage dependencies
    • Understanding of HTTP
    • Understanding of REST
    • Understanding of web authentication and authorization
    • Experience with developing software on Linux
    • Experience with common dev tooling such as: git, docker, gitlab, ssh, etc
    • Participates with the rest of the remote team and can provide remote support
    • Bonus: experience with Ruby/Python/Java/Golang/Node backend (we use Golang)
    • Bonus: experience with Ruby or Python
    • Bonus: experience with casport

Education / Experience:

  • 1 year of experience in Java or GoLang or similar (experience in college can count)
  • IAM Level 1 (or higher) Certification

Job Location:

  • Fort Meade, MD

Zavda is a small business and an equal opportunity employer- Veteran/Female/Minorities/Individuals with Disabilities.  With Zavda you have the opportunity to provide dependable solutions and support that benefit the national security missions.  Zavda prides itself on providing continual professional growth and success for the Zavda Team.

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