Jira Developer, Mid

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to support fast-paced IT operations for a data platform that will help the government modernize their toolsets? As a Jira Developer for the Service Desk platform, you will play a critical role in administering and developing the underlying infrastructure that supports user onboarding for a large-scale data platform.

We are looking for someone with a Jira Developer background and skillset to provide technical support, administration, maintenance, and development of Jira software. We’re looking for a service-focused team player who thrives on the opportunity to help government users to solve problems and empower change. This position is open to remote delivery anywhere within the U.S., to include the District of Columbia.

You Have:

  • 2+ years of experience with Jira development and testing integrations between Jira and 3rd-party using Jira REST API 

  • Experience with Jira product Administration

  • Experience in Jira, service desk administration, customizations, mapping, and automating complex workflows for role-based access control

  • Experience working with Python, Groovy, HTML, Java, .NET, or Shell Scripting

  • Experience writing custom conditions, validations, and post functions using ScriptRunner for Jira and Automation for Jira

  • Experience with managing Jira product updates and patching, working with Atlassian support, and supporting organizations of the product plug-ins

  • Experience with monitoring all Jira system operations, including security procedures and liaising with infrastructure, security, DevOps, data, and application teams

  • Experience with adhering to stringent security, change, and configuration management procedures and policies

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or Business

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience using GitLab in a development environment

  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL Database Concepts, AWS cloud services, and configurations

  • Knowledge of ITIL, including process improvement

  • Knowledge of Jira Query Language (JQL), including dynamic dashboards and reporting

  • Ability to exhibit a customer-centric perspective, aligned with leading commercial-level service desk support

  • Ability to provide remote after-hours support in an on-call capacity

  • Ability to be analytical and understand abstract functionalities from specifications

  • Ability to learn new skills in a fast-paced environment

  • Secret clearance

  • IAT-II Certification, including Security+ Certification


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

The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 61,400 to 102,300. Final salary will be determined based on various factors

At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with the opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

Build Your Career:

​A challenging and dynamic work environment isn't all we have to offer. When you join Booz Allen, you'll have 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 that directly impact your role. You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, onsite boot camps, certification training, academic program, 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.

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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