Northrop Grumman Java Software Developer 3 - Software Engineer 3 in Lorton, Virginia

Put your years of experience into a future of excellence! The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's team to support the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) suite of computer and automated software applications. CBP PSPD supports a broad range of complex business systems which are instrumental to the CBP mission of securing our borders while facilitating legitimate trade and travel. This position requires a highly motivated, self-reliant team player. This position will be located in Lorton, VA or Springfield, VA.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Develop applications - in a Unix/Linux and Windows VM environment to ensure performance and data availability using full stack java

Apply required updates and patches, monitor and tune system to achieve optimum performance levels, and provide reports to support metrics collection

Support the Agile process using SCRUM methodology and Jira

Some local travel to customer sites may be required.


Basic Qualifications:

5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD

Must have an active or able to obtain a DHS/CBP security clearance.

This role will require hands on technical skills, with prior experience developing using one or more of the following technologies: Java / J2EE / Enterprise Java solutions; Java frameworks, including Spring, Struts, and Hibernate; Oracle Database technologies and/or Web Application hosting on WebLogic.

Experience with Agile toolsets, such as JIRA and Confluence

Experience with Agile project management methodologies, including Scrum

Ability to communicate effectively with other team members

Must be a team player, self-motivated, self-starter and a quick learner

Ability to complete tasks and projects within deadlines

Good written and verbal communication skills coupled with strong listening skills

Good problem solving, analytical skills

Must be U.S. Citizen

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

Experience with Atlassian toolset, including Jira, Confluence, and Bamboo

Prior experience with CBP

Certified ScrumMaster and/or Certified Product Owner desired with Scrum and or Scaled Agile Framework for the enterprise (SAFe) experience.

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