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Software Engineer (Java, Web-Based App)

Are you a talented Software Engineer looking for the next step in your careerCheck out PSS!
Clearance Requirements
Active TS/SCI with Poly (Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Accordingly, US Citizenship is required.)
Position Description
PSS, Inc. is actively seeking a Software Engineer to join our growing team located in Reston, VA. The candidate will be working with a web-based research, analysis, and collaboration application that allows the staff members to perform tasks, such as building queries to search various electronic data holdings; quickly triage message traffic and documents related to a search; access tools for advanced search, translate foreign language documents and provide feedback on issues they find as well as features/improvements they would like to see. Sponsor’s application is used by all analysts in both the Sponsor and throughout the entire Sponsor's partnership environment.

The Software Engineer will provide application development support to the team with a specific emphasis on developing the user interface and new services. The successful candidate will work in partnership with an integrated team of staff and contractors using agile and test driven development methodologies to:
  • Perform analysis, design, development and testing of new web services using agile and test driven development methodologies;
  • Translate customer and system requirements into design;
  • Design new system interface components and features;
  • Develop custom code and integrate commercial tools and technologies with few to no defects;
  • Participate in all phases of the project life cycle and integration engineering and testing with other corporate systems and components; and
  • Provide appropriate documentation, conduct and participate in peer reviews, and perform formal unit testing, and some level of integration testing;
  • Adhere to all project norms for development, work management, code check in procedures, and code reviews.
  1. Experienced with all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle.
  2. Demonstrated experience with relational database design.
  3. Skilled with JavaScript frameworks.
  4. Adept in developing web-based applications with Java and JEE.
  5. Previous or current experience in automated Junit testing.
  6. Proficient with REST-style web services.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience.
5-10 years of related experience in software development.
About PSS:
Preferred Systems Solutions, Inc. (PSS) is a recognized leader in providing Information Technology, Engineering Services, Program Management, and Consulting Services. For over 20 years, PSS has enabled Government and Commercial clients to achieve their organizational initiatives through the application of high quality, innovative, and cost effective professional services and solutions. PSS provides a positive working environment, with opportunities for advancement in our growing local Federal sector workforce.
PSS is committed to the diversity we bring to the marketplace by being an EEOC/AA employer who is committed to hiring a diverse team of professionals to provide world class services and products aimed at exceeding our customer’s expectations. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability. PSS is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.


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Security Clearance:
Top Secret / SCI + Poly
Reston, Virginia
United States
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