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Posted: Thursday, February 8, 2018 12:15 PM

Backend Developer/Software Engineer (Job Number:433346)
Software Engineer
SAIC is seeking a backend software engineer for a funded research and development / test and evaluation program supported by the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S and T). The "Port of Entry : People Screening" program evaluates novel technology:driven methods of traveler screening and inspection through large:scale human subjects testing performed at the Maryland Test Facility (MdTF) as well as through on:site observations at ports of entry.
The candidate will join a multi: disciplinary team composed of software engineers, data scientists, behavioral scientists and integration engineers.
Job Responsibilities:
: Maintain and update a flexible data collection backend to meet changing requirements.
: Write and implement new backend services.
: Interface daily with data scientists, test engineers, and front end developers
: Elicit requirements for a backend biometric collection system and analytic frameworks.
The ideal candidate:
: Thrives on being on the critical path and able to work independently.
: Able to think critically to solve business challenges with technology, and can clearly explain and document technical advantages of solution.
: Prioritizes code simplicity/maintainability.
: Comfortable working within a diverse team including test engineers, data scientists. Willing to iterate with end users of system to adapt system requirements to changing needs.
Required Qualifications:
: Experience working in a research environment.
: Experience with statistics/data analytics to be able to provide data scientists organized data.
: Experience deploying and managing open source tools.
: Familiarity with task tracking tools such as JIRA.
: This position is based in Upper Marlboro, MD.
: Up to 10 travel is expected within the continental US.
Required 2+ years of hands:on experience in the following areas:
: Building Microservices (e.g. in Golang, python, or Java)
: Containers (e.g. Docker/Rkt)
: Container orchestration (e.g.Kubernetes/Marathon/Rancher/ECS)
: Monitoring (e.g. Prometheus, Grafana)
: Databases (e.g. MySQL, MemSQL, BigQuery)
: CI/CD Tooling (e.g. Jenkins/Travis/Bamboo)
: Automation Tools (e.g. Ansible, Chef, Puppet)
: Leveraging cloud environments (e.g. AWS or GCP)
SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately 4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.
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Job Posting: Feb 5, 2018, 7:39:58 PM
Primary Location: United States:MD:UPPER MARLBORO
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10 of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full:time


• Location: Southern Maryland, upper marlboro

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