Northrop Grumman Software Development Analyst (Node.js) + 5 in Woodlawn, Maryland

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Description of Work:

  • Provide development support to the government client and enable design, development, and implementation for a Disability System.

  • Participate in the full life cycle of an agile project and design and develop user interfaces/applications and conduct testing

  • Understands the business problem statement, user scenarios, and technical constraints

  • Plan for and conduct implementation activities

  • Participate in planning, retrospectives, demos and daily stand-ups

  • Continuously develops knowledge and skills on pertinent systems

  • Perform thorough unit and functional testing of the code to ensure high quality bug free code

  • Provide weekly and monthly status to the management

  • Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics to management and non-technical audiences, as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis

  • Become knowledgeable on the HIPAA policies and procedures for the program and ensure awareness of HIPAA breach process. Understand your role in HIPAA compliance and be able to execute that role in an effective manner

Basic Qualifications for Software Development Analyst (Node.js) Level 5:

Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.

  • Bachelor's degree and 14 years of relative experience, Master's degree and 12 years of relative experience, or 18 years of relative experience in an IT field in lieu of a degree.

  • 3 years of hands-on experience in at least two of the following technologies: Node.js, React.js, Angular, Express.js, NGiNX, and Redis

  • 2+ years of experience in web-based technologies, object oriented development, and best practices

  • 2+ year of experience with agile development and Test Driven Development

  • 6 months of experience using IDEs like RAD, RSA, Eclipse along with GIT and SVN Version Control

  • Must be US Citizen or US Permanent Resident (Green card holder)

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Public Trust clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.

  • Prior Social Security Administration (SSA) experience

  • Experience with relational database systems including PostgreSQL, Oracle, MySQL, and DB2; and writing complex SQL queries

  • Experience with popular Node.js web frameworks and/or utility libraries such as: Express, Hapi, Underscore/Lodash, Async, Bluebird, and Grunt.

  • Strong proficiency working with database systems such as MySQL, MongoDB, Oracle, and/or PostgreSQL.

  • In-depth knowledge of HTTP protocol

  • Experience building RESTful APIs

  • Experience with React.js frameworks (e.g. MOBX or FLUX)

  • Experience with ECMAScript 6

  • Experience with designing and developing distributed systems

  • Experience with microservices and respective architecture design principles and scalability best practices

  • Experience with Container Technologies Docker - (swarm, compose)

  • Experience with scheduling and orchestration technologies (kubernetes, zookeeper, etcd, consul)

  • Experience in creating API design/technical documentation (Raml, swagger)

  • Experience in using debugging and observability tools for live systems dtrace, strace dtruss

  • Experience in post-mortem analysis of a node process

  • Experience in messaging protocols such as AMQP (Rabbitmq, Kafka, Nats).

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.