Leidos currently has an opening for an experienced Java Front End Software Developer capable of supporting an enterprise level system for a Department of Veterans Affairs program. The candidate will participate in a multi-disciplinary team dedicated to the sustainment and modernization of the EDI systems improving existing solutions and creating new solutions (Angular, Node.js, and Web Development). This position is 100% remote.
The Senior Software Developer will be capable of working with a high performing team in a DevOps environment. Candidate will be capable developing user interfaces for that are part of a large health care claims processing system. As a senior developer, the candidate should be able to perform development tasks and troubleshoot issues with minimal oversight. The candidate will support analysis, design, development, testing, debugging, deployment and documentation for new product features. The candidate may participate in stakeholder and product owner meetings to define software requirements. This position requires the candidate to be able to immediately integrate with the team and start work with minimal oversight.
The candidate will be responsible for the provision of software design and development services in support of maintenance, enhancements and modernization
Develop new user-facing features, ensuring technical feasibility
Maintain previous software application deployments
Optimize existing or new applications for speed and scalability
In an Agile framework, document, design, develop, test and integrate software functionality for various components
Play an active role in solving issues related to scalability and reliability for a highly scalable, high availability network management system
Perform high-level root cause analysis in support of service interruption recovery as well as creating and documenting preventive measures.
Work as a strong team contributor and providing technical expertise.
Identify performance issues and trends in operational systems.
Provide recommendations for process and configuration improvements.
Document system configurations and dependencies.
Work in Agile team environment with analysts, developers, testers, production support staff, stakeholders, and external vendor partners
Requires expert knowledge of and ability to apply advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts
The candidate may:
Be involved in analyses and the investigation of related applications engineering tasks and prepares design specifications, analysis, and recommendations.
Ensure the compliance of customer standards; also ensures that contractual deliverables assigned are reviewed for completeness and completed on time.
Work closely with other teams, support organizations, program and product management.
Interact with senior management and other engineers. Interaction normally involves matters between functional and technical areas.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering management or other engineering or technical discipline and minimum 5 years of software development experience. 8 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education.
Must be able to obtain a NACI clearance or higher
Proven work experience as a Front-end Java developer
Working knowledge of Section 508 Compliance – knowledge and experience developing sites and capabilities in such a way to meet the Section 508 compliance requirements
Git, BitBucket, Jenkins automation experience
Must demonstrate the experience and ability to work without technical oversight and to lead and/or supervise a team of specialists.
Must possess superior oral and written communication skills in order to clearly and effectively convey issues and ideas to team members, management and customers
Experience with cloud environments such as AWS, and Azure
Collaborator, self-starter, strategic providing input to technical design to meet project objectives
Ability to work in fast paced environment and deliver results key milestones targets
Proven experience in developing and supporting large development initiatives that are similar in scope and complexity
Proficient knowledge of MS applications (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Visio)
Develop solutions that integrate with mandated architectural standards
Program using industry standard methods
Experience in the field of Healthcare Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Knowledge of the healthcare industry and/or HL7 messaging.
Understanding or experience of software development and integration processes in multiple environments
Experience in Agile Methodologies
Experience with Test Driven Development
Experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
Active PIV Card
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:Yes, 100%
Clearance Level Required:NACI
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Software Development
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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