Back End Developer in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 8/2/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0033299

Back End Developer

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to build a powerhouse system that will modernize Federal Scientific Research funding? You know a good system is more than just a nice looking interface + data. You know you need the right combination of clean code, APIs, analytics, and infrastructure to build a user focused solution.

As a back end developer on our team, you’ll learn how to help customers overcome their most difficult challenges using the latest architectural approaches like containerized microservices.  You’ll also have the opportunity to use open source frameworks and tools like Spring Boot, Swagger, etc. As part of our development team, you’ll help create a custom enterprise system with consistent performance and scalability. You’ll directly impact the Federal Scientific Research by rewriting legacy applications into cutting edge microservice based applications deployed on AWS.  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 Federal Scientific Researchfor 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:

-Experience with writing Java applications

-Experience with source control management, including SVN and Git

-Knowledge of Core Java and object-oriented programming

-Knowledge of Java design patterns and how they should be used in a modern application

-Knowledge of build tools, including Maven, Gradle, or Ant

-Ability to write unit tests

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with Spring Boot, Apache Tomcat, or other application servers a plus

-Experience in working with in an Agile development environment.

-Experience with writing REST web services

-Experience with build automation, including Jenkins and Hudson

-Experience with Spring Boot, Spring, or other MVC framework

-Knowledge of the modern Java web application stack

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent teamwork skills

-Public Trust clearance

-AWS Certification

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

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