Android Developer, TacMO in Ridgecrest, CA at DCS

Date Posted: 11/12/2021

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Job Description

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. As a federal contractor, DCS is required to comply with Executive Order 14042 and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force Guidance requiring contractor personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Effective January 18, 2022, DCS will require all newly hired employees to be fully vaccinated before their start date unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation.

The Tactical Mobility group (TacMo) team is seeking a highly skilled and motivated senior software engineer for development on the Android native platform.

Essential Job Functions:

Perform software engineering over the entire life cycle including requirements analysis, design, coding, unit testing, system integration, documentation, and devops.

Work closely with other software developers, test team members, systems engineers, technical writers and end users to produce a high quality product.

Provide technical leadership and management for a mobile software team. Work with the software lead, management and stake holders to implement and improve software engineering processes.

Train, develop, mentor and set goals for team software developers.

Work in a security sensitive and process oriented environment.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with a minimum of 5 years of experience is required. A Master’s degree with  4 years of experience will also be considered.

Significant experience in developing software for the Android native platform.

Experience in developing secure and robust Android applications. Familiarity with Android security model, and Android mobile device management frameworks, Android platform security and cryptography.

Experience in leading software engineering teams.

Understanding of Object Oriented design (OOD), Object Oriented programming (OOP).

Candidate must have or be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

Desired Skills:

Previous experience in the government / DoD software development.

Experience or understanding of Agile Scrum methodologies.


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