Software Developer

JCD Staffing - Washington, DC

Software Developer

JCDS is seeking a is seeking a highly motivated Senior Developer to join our growing team to develop, support, and modernize a mission-critical applications for our DHS customer. The successful candidate will help migrate the application to a modern cloud platform. You will work in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) environment to provide technical support throughout the lifecycle, transforming requirements into working solutions. This includes working directly with the customer to define system scope and objectives, as well as contributing to design decisions.

Security Clearance

  • Ability to obtain a DHS Public Trust clearance. Candidates must be U.S. citizens


  • Arlington, VA

Basic Duties / Responsibilities

  • Use Java, Python, Ruby, Go, and/or other modern languages to develop and maintain cloud-based solutions
  • Support solution development throughout the entire lifecycle, guided by SAFe and DevSecOps methods - to include requirements, design, coding, testing, and deployment
  • Support Program Increment planning, to include input into the Agile Release Train and the CI/CD Pipeline
  • Implement enhancements to the existing system in parallel with supporting the modernized cloud-based system; help coordinate development teams working in parallel
  • Support database design (data architecture)
  • Perform database integration via SQL

Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of development experience
  • Experience with at least one modern programming language (Java, Python, Ruby, Go)
  • Experience in Agile development methodology (SAFe preferred, but not required)

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience implementing and configuring DevSecOps solutions
  • Experience in Restful services
  • Experience in Oracle RDBMS, PL/SQL, and SQL*Plus
  • Experience in UNIX/LINUX shell scripting.
  • Experience in C++
  • Certification in SAFe, SCRUM, or Kanban
  • Proven track record as a self-learner keeping current with the latest techniques to include automated code scanning, automated testing, and CI/CD concepts
  • Experience in Jira to support configuration management in an Agile environment


  • B.S degree or equivalent


    Posted On: Monday, September 27, 2021

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