Are you tired of wasting your skills working to patch legacy applications and ready for a new challenge? Apply your knowledge, skills and experience to building a truly modern application that is new development and cloud native, and work in a SecDevOps environment that includes continuous integration/continuous deployment, test automation, in a consistent agile software development framework? Join this passionate team of industry-leading individuals supporting best practices in agile software development for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
As a member of the BECN Team, you will support the men and women charged with safeguarding the American people and enhancing the nation's safety and security. CBP agents and officers are on the front lines, every day, protecting our national security by combining customs, immigration, border security, and agricultural protection into one coordinated and supportive activity. ASF programs thrive in a culture of innovation and are constantly seeking individuals who can bring creative ideas to solve complex problems, both technical and procedural at the team and portfolio levels. The ability to be adaptable and work constructively with a technically diverse and geographically separated team is crucial.
You should have worked with or have a strong interest in user-centered design, agile software development practices and delivering deployable software in short sprints.
What you'll get to do:
Serve as an Agile Scrum team member providing UI development for the delivery of releasable software in short sprint cycles. Responsible for activities associated with delivery of software solutions associated with customer-defined systems and software projects by working in close collaboration with business analysts, software developers/engineers, stakeholders, and end users within Agile processes.
Designing, developing and implementing custom software and database application capabilities with limited oversight.
Acting as a member of a product team supporting teammates and collaborating with a do what it takes attitude to ensure product and team success.
Developing compelling, creative, and user-focused experiences and points of view that align with clients' business objectives
Collaborating with cross discipline team to create and execute experience style guides, interaction patterns, and information design standards
Provide significant improvements to the product(s) being supported
Active participation in release and sprint planning, artifact creation, sprint testing, regression testing, demonstrations and retrospectives and solution releases.
Support release planning with conceptual design and development.
Ensuring product quality and timeliness of work, providing advice and guidance, resolving problems to meet objectives, and providing periodic performance reports Developing new and refining existing process to enhance quality and productivity
o 3 year check for felony convictions
o 1 year check for illegal drug use
o 1 year check for misconduct such as theft or fraud
College degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Management Systems or a related discipline. Equivalent professional experience will be considered in lieu of degree
Professional Experience: at least five (5+) years related technical experience, with software design, development and implementation in a Windows Environment
Experience working collaboratively to communicate effectively through websites and web applications that are easy for real people to use and responsive across all device viewports
You are good at:
Experience with Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and microservices
Knowledge of modern front-end systems and open source frameworks (Backbone.JS, Vue.JS, etc.)
Proven experience developing for web accessibility (Section 508 standards)
Responding quickly to changes in user needs
Able to work and be effective in an agile design environment
Acting independently to expose and resolve problems
Experience with continuous integration tools and environments.
Experience with source code control systems and concurrent development workflows (Git preferred)
Experience using SQL, PL/SQL, Oracle, or SQL Server databases
Ability to apply estimation techniques to software development efforts
Working knowledge of and ability to assist others in the use of software engineering tools to support process improvement
Working knowledge of design tools to support process improvement (Sketch, Invision, etc)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong collaboration skills and desire to work within a team
Highly responsible, team-oriented individual with very strong work ethic and a self-starter
Bonus would be having:
Design Thinking certifications such as those offered through IDEO, Stanford, Cornell, MIT or a host of other organizations.
Ability and interest in educating others on UI development best practices
Advanced understanding of Lean processes, and Agile principles
Experience applying design systems and design standards for enterprise use
Ability to apply advanced principles, theories, and concepts, and contribute to the development of innovative principles and ideas
Familiarity with automated testing is highly desirable
Experience with Cloud-based applications and web services
What We Can Offer You:
We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
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