Software Engineer (Clearance Required)

Location: Herndon, Virginia
Date Posted: 01-02-2018
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Who We Are
In a sea of federal contractors, we stand out because of our commitment to our employees. Our vision is straightforward – we’re building an environment that our team members simply don’t want to leave.
Cymertek is a growing small business with several diverse government contracts, supporting our nation’s cyber security strategy. We offer meaningful, challenging work using the latest technologies, paid training to make the best of your talents and grow your career, and a laid-back, inclusive atmosphere where you aren’t just another number. We are a long-term relationship company that invests in our employees, encourages professional and personal growth, and offers a phenomenal benefits package.
Position: Software Engineer

Description: Cymertek is looking for a Software Engineer to join our Dream Team and to assist with the development of specialized web applications utilizing Agile/SCRUM development methodologies with a focus on developing web services.

Clearance Requirement: Active TS/SCI with Polygraph

Required Skills/Education
  • Minimum of three (3) years of overall experience specific to the skill.
  • Demonstrated experience developing with Java 1.7 or later.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and consuming RESTful web services.
  • Demonstrated experience with system interface development with external enterprise services.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing various open source relational database stores including data separation with experience in one of the applications MySQL, PostgresSQL or PostGIS.
  • Demonstrated experience with unit testing and Agile software development practices.
  • Demonstrated experience understanding current and future technology trends and identifying technology gaps in current capabilities and processes.
Desired Skills/Education
  • Demonstrated experience with a micro service architecture to include interaction with service registries, such as Eureka, and tools, such as Drop Wizard, Spring Boot.
  • Demonstrated experience with Service Oriented Architecture and its principles.
  • Demonstrated experience with NoSQL data stores, such as MongoDB.
  • Demonstrated experience with Full Text Search products (such as, Elastic Search, SOLR).
  • Demonstrated experience, or familiarity with, Cloud Automation Technologies (such as Docker, Kubernetes, etc.).
  • Demonstrated experience developing on Linux (virtual machine environments).
  • Demonstrated experience configuring and deploying distributions of Java code.
  • Demonstrated experience with configuration and management of package management systems, such as Artifactory or Nexus.
  • Demonstrated experience supporting development, test, production environments, maintaining and upgrading releases between the environments to include experience with successful automated rollback to a prior release version.
  • Demonstrated experience troubleshooting and problem solving both technical and non-technical issues
  • Excellent Salaries
  • Flextime / Flexible Work Schedule
  • 10% - 401k Matching or Bonus (vested immediately)
  • 30 days paid leave / holiday (no use or lose)
  • Medical / Dental / Vision - 100% employee coverage. No cost for you ($1200 allowance - or a bonus)
  • Long Term / Short Term Disability - 100% employee coverage. No cost to you.
  • Life Insurance - 100% employee coverage. No cost to you.
  • Paid Training
  • No long, wordy reviews with tons of paperwork!!!
  • Referral bonus program

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