Job ID: 2307452
Location: REMOTE WORK, CO, United States
Date Posted: May 24, 2023
Subcategory: SW Systems Engr
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: Remote
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Accelerate your career and make a difference for national security in Space by helping lead a team of industry professionals and experts that will architect and build a cloud-based software factory in support of Space Development Agency’s Battle Management Command, Control and Communication (BMC3) Program. The system that you and your team will create will establish the capability to securely and rapidly field mission applications developed by BMC3 ecosystem participants for space vehicle platforms in support of Joint All Domain Command and Control (JADC2) objectives. This position will provide you with exposure to advanced security and automation practices, as well as the opportunity to work with highly skilled engineers and architects. Additionally, you will have the chance to mentor junior developers and leverage your leadership abilities.
SAIC is seeking a Integration Software Developer to support a key technical role on a fast paced highly innovative SDA project with the development of a cloud-based software factory for the BMC3 program. This position is primarily remote.
Primary responsibilities include:
Design, develop, code, test, debug, document and deploy custom apps
Develop application program logic from customer-defined specifications
Understand business, technical, and program requirements
Apply analytical, automation, and coding skills in all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
Prepare Lean design documentation, e.g. check in notes, markdown, diagrams & specifications
Build, use, debug CI/CD pipelines
Use Cloud based tool stacks (e.g. VSCode, Jira, Confluence, Git, Docker, K8’s, Istio, AWS…etc.) for development
Support best architecture practices such as supporting BMC3 partners in developing and deploying containers and microservices between each other and the network:
Encryption of data between apps and services and multiple levels of security
Introduce API gateways
Specify event store and streams
Integrate security scanners for CI/CD process and containers
Automate testing in the CI process
System and service configuration management
Support CI/CD tools integration, operations, change management, and maintenance. Support full automation of CI/ testing.
Support policies, standards, guidelines, and governance and related guidance for both CI/CD operations and for work of developers.
Enable successful release management by moving code from Development and Testing environments to Staging and Production.
Work closely with software developers, production support, and information security to automate and support infrastructure and tooling in cloud-based platforms.
Provide guidance and apply agile and DevOps/DevSecOps practices to streamline product delivery and reliable operations of product.
Continuously identify opportunities to automate and save time.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience
Must be a US Citizen with an active Secret clearance
Possess a DoD 8570 IAT Level II Certification (e.g. Security+) or the ability to obtain the certification within 60 days
Technical leadership, software development, and specific experience with software development in a highly dynamic environment.
Experience integrating large, complex software systems comprised of inputs from numerous sources
Experience with cloud architecture and implementation features (OS, multi-tenancy, virtualization, orchestration, elastic scalability)
A background working with DevOps tool chains and processes
Act as a Subject Matter Expert to the organization for programming web-based applications and microservices
CI/CD with Jenkins, GitLab, Bitbucket, or MS Azure
Knowledge of how web services work and how to use them (Ex: REST APIs, JSON, etc.).
SW development using Agile Iteration Workflow (Requirements, Development, Testing, Integration/Delivery, and Feedback)
Agile software development with Scrum or Kanban
Agile collaboration tools such as Atlassian Jira, Confluence
Full stack software development (client and server side)
Streaming/Messaging tools such as Kafka, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, or ZeroMQ
Databases: SQL and NoSQL DB
Real-time performance budgets
Configuration Management Tools and best practices: (ClearCase, svn, git, Bitbucket)
SW Integrated Development Environments (IDE)
Ability to interface with all levels of project management
Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) or Configuration as Code (CaC)
Experience with advanced language features and techniques such as metaprogramming and code generation.
API Development with REST, SOAP, OpenAPI (swagger)
Cloud - Platform One
Cross Domain Solutions
Containerization with Docker or Red Hat Podman
Container management with Kubernetes and Helm
Security automation with tools such as Static Application Security Testing (SAST) and Dynamic Application Security Testing (DAST) --
Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.
SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.
We are approximately 26,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.