Notes from the Hiring Manager:
* Position is for direct hire / perm placement but you'll be working onsite at a client in Gaithersburg, MD
* Needs an active TS/SCI Clearance; may consider inactive TS/SCI Clearance if able to be transferred to active
* Will act as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) & must have outgoing personality & excellent communication skills
* Geographic Scope (GS) Spatial Scientist or Geography/Geographic background preferred
Seeking a talented and creative Senior Enterprise Web Services Developer to join software team and help design, develop, test and deploy our web-based geospatial software product line. This position will be based out of Gaithersburg, MD, but will also require customer site visits and regular visits to the main office in Sterling, VA. Candidates must possess strong verbal and written communication skills as they will need to participate on the program?s SCRUM teams. Daily responsibilities will include gathering requirements for web-based imagery exploitation tools, enhancing our current imagery exploitation to meet new requirements, integrating solutions into the program?s enterprise architecture, and assisting with deployment to the customer site.
> Requirements analysis, design, and development of web services and application software
> Integrating web-based applications and services into larger geospatial exploitation enterprise systems
> Help capture and evolve future requirements and develop best practices for web developers
> Working with onsite development teams to define clean client-server interfaces and quality assurance teams to define testing strategies
> Interacting with government and prime contractor personnel throughout the program lifecycle
> Applicants must demonstrate proficiency at understanding geospatial software products at a technical level and how these products interoperate with other technologies.
> Applicants must be accomplished web developers experienced in the entire software development lifecycle.
> Successful candidates will have the ability to prioritize and to complete multiple concurrent tasks in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
> Experience with Web Services/SOA/SaaS architectures
> Experience implementing RIA applications using REST/JSON
> Experience with elastic cloud architectures (AWS, Azure, etc.)
> Experience with AGILE development methodologies
> Educational background or work experience in either imaging or geospatial sciences is a strong plus
> Ability to communicate complex technical concepts to a diverse audience, including upper management and customers
> Ability to work cooperatively in multi-discipline teams is essential
> Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Remote Sensing, GIS or a related field.
> 3 - 5+ years of relevant software development experience in a team environment
> An active TS/SCI security clearance (see notes above also)
Mark A Ludwig
Global American Staffing
Office: 508.230.5030 x123