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Front End Developer in Rockville, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 4/15/2019

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Job Number: R0050839

Front End Developer

The Challenge:

Are you passionate about crafting an amazing user experience? The right interface can make a tool easy to use, encourage early adoption, and save time and resources. We’re looking for you, a front end developer who will use equal parts skill and vision to build an experience that delivers functionality and efficiency.

This is an opportunity to contribute to a project that meets challenges in supporting multiple defense clients’ modernization efforts as the client strives to implement its data-centric strategy by collaborating with the development team to build a series of customized solutions leveraging the power of data science and visualization techniques focused on user-centric designs. You’ll work with a team of data scientists and developers to create a seamless user experience using HTML, JavaScript based framework, or RShiny. You’ll develop your skills and learn how to ensure accessibility for all users by developing a front end that functions across browsers, platforms, and devices while meeting accessibility and security requirements. With mentoring, positive code reviews, and opportunities to learn new tools and skills, we focus on growing as a team to make the best solutions for our customers. Join us as we build systems to change the defense intelligence enterprise for the better.

Empower change with us.

Build Your Career:

A challenging and dynamic work environment isn’t all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • access to experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees
  • opportunities that provide stability while offering variety

You’ll also be exposed to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal featuring more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want, as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-2+ years of experience with designing and contributing code to multiple web development projects

-Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and cross-browser compatibility issues

-Experience with front-end user interface development, including translating requirements into code and implementing mockups

-Experience in a Cloud hosting environment such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)

-Experience in working with proper Software Configuration Management (SCM) processes, including GitHub and Agile tools, including JIRA or TFS

-Ability to be a self-starter, pay strict attention to detail, and multitask across multiple projects and clients in a fast-paced, team-based environment

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree required

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with the Model-View-Presenter (MVP) software pattern

-Experience with implementing, testing, and deploying code to a production environment

-Experience with database technologies, including Oracle or Mongo

-Experience with the full software development life cycle (SDLC)

-Knowledge of evolving Web standards, including HTML5 and CSS3

-Knowledge of information architecture, workflow design, information management, and governance for site usability

-Possession of excellent presentation, interpersonal, client support, and collaboration skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-MA or MS degree a plus

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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