Entry/Junior Software Engineer - REMOTE / TELEWORK
SAIC is looking for an Entry to Junior level Software Engineer / Developer that has experience in developing, documenting, testing and debugging application secure software interface solutions.
The successful candidate must be comfortable with working as part of a geographically diverse development team and with project leadership.
It is expected that the candidate has sufficient applicable experience with software requirements definition and tracking, coding in different development environments, proficient in the software development lifecycle and/or waterfall development lifecycle, and with the required tools and programming languages used on this project.
Additionally, the successful candidate work with the project manager individually and with the team. The candidate will need to understand the criticality of project schedules and milestones, and will provide input to the project work progress, communicating issues, and working collectively with the team to come up with strategies to meet the project milestones in on a unique, high-intensity project.
Maintain existing application code base
Define, develop, and test new features to application based on customer requirements
Provide input related to testing modifications to application for quality assurance
Interact with project managers, customers and users on technical matters
Have flexibility with an aggressive schedule
Mandatory Skills and Abilities
Familiar or experience with Groovy & Grails application framework (preferred)
Familiar or experience with Gradle (preferred)
Familiar or experience with Oracle DB (preferred)
Familiar or experience in Java development in a Web based or client server environment.
Familiar or experience with Gitlab and/or Bugzilla
Familiar or experience with relational data base concepts
Excellent communication skills to grasp and explain complex technical matters
Familiar or experience with Web Services
Knowledge and experience with auxiliary technologies (XML, JSON, AJAX, ANT, etc.)
Familiar or experience in JSP and tag libraries
Familiar or experience with SQL query language
Ability to interact with customer, including but not limited to answering project/code/technical questions
Ability to work remotely and cooperatively with pIE development leads
Maintain confidentiality with regard to the information being processed, stored or accessed
Experience and Education:
B.S. in computer science or software engineering or 4 years of additional experience in lieu of degree
Specific formal training in Java and/or web programming
1-2 years of experience in Java development in a Web based or client server environment
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