183958 - Senior Java Developer
Up to $91.69 DOE
6 months, CTH

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Senior Java Developer for an opportunity in McLean, VA.

We are seeking a Java Developer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. Realize the rewards of conquering a new challenge... The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Postal Solutions Virtual Development Center, supporting the United States Postal Service on a mission critical web application. This position will be located in McLean VA.
This role is crucial to the success of our team. The successful job candidate must have excellent communication skills and be a detail-oriented self-starter. Will be required to coordinate with internal and external support teams, vendors, and manufacturers to resolve complex issues related to event, incident, and problem management. This person will be an individual contributor but will work well within and across teams to accomplish their tasks.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Develop and implement new functionality to web-based application/systems.
Efficiently resolve production support and technical issues through debugging, research and investigation.
Provide deployment and occasional off-hours production support.
Act as the technical lead on project by managing tasks, technical planning and mentoring junior developers.
Follow Agile methodology standards and procedures.
Perform unit tests for all products developed.
Responsible for estimating efforts based on requirements and adhering to estimates and timelines.
Satisfy customer requirements and adhere to the agreed upon delivery schedule.

MUST have Bachelor of Science degree (preferably, in a STEM field) and a minimum of 9 years of directly related work experience; OR a Master's degree with a minimum of 7 years directly related work experience.
Minimum 1 year experience as a technical lead.
5 years of application development and implementation experience.
5 years current experience with Java - Struts, J2EE , Java Core.
3 years current experience with JavaScript (jQuery, Bootstrap, AJAX).
3 years current experience with Database Oracle (SQL queries).
Proven experience debugging and reverse engineering code to effectively resolve production issues.
Experience working on agile projects.
Must be able to quickly adapt to fast paced environment and immediately provide support to mission critical program.
Ability to develop strong customer relationships.
Should have excellent written and oral communication and collaboration skills.
Ability to read, write, speak and understand the English Language to communicate with employees, customers, suppliers, in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straight-forward, and professional manner.
Preferred Qualifications:
USPS Experience.
Cyber Security experience.
Familiarity with NIST, AS-805 Protocols.
DevSecOps integration experience.
Experience with JAVA Swing desktop development.
Experience with AJAX technologies such as jQuery and Dojo.
Experience across multiple IDEs and java containers.

MUST have Bachelor of Science degree (preferably, in a STEM field) OR a Master's degree. School must be accredited.

5/40 workweek.
8am - 5pm.

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Daniel McGowan
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x271 or (800) 927-9318 x271

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.