Software Engineer in Lexington Park, MD at DCS

Date Posted: 7/20/2021

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Job Description

DCS is seeking an experienced mid-level Software Engineer to join its teams developing Air Force and Navy next-generation mission planning software.

Essential Job Functions:

Perform software development as part of a team contributing to a multi-team, multi-organization enterprise using Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).

Take ownership of and responsibility for software products being developed.

Gain domain knowledge and provide technical leadership to a small team of software and test engineers.

Represent the team in meetings and presentations as needed, including providing technical analysis & recommendations, and the development & presentation of meeting materials.

Work with senior engineers and architects to relentlessly improve software developed.

Provide guidance and mentoring to more junior software engineers.

Have a willingness to collaborate with other development teams, customers and users to produce the desired product that strives to exceed customer expectations.

Required Skills:

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

Bachelor's degree plus 2 years of experience or Master’s degree plus 1 year of experience is required.

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance within 6- 9 months of hire date.

Ability to work with a geographically-distributed team.

Experience with developing software using one or more high-level languages (C++, C#, Java) – C# is preferred.

Experience with Web Application Design and Development using one or more of the following - ASP.NET Core, React, GraphQL, JavaScript, CSS, HTML5.

Desired Skills:

Active Security Clearance is preferred.

Experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), any certification is a plus.

Knowledge and familiarity with Git.

Experience with Docker and Terraform in both Windows and Linux environments.

Experience with or understanding of Microservices architectures.

Knowledge and understanding of mission planning needs of military aviators.


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