Centuria Corporation Mid-Software Engineer in Silver Spring, Maryland
Centuria is seeking a highly motivated Mid Software Engineer that works with minimal supervision/guidance to support the Advanced Weather Interactive Processing System (AWIPS) program using Java, Java Enterprise Edition (JEE) architecture, and Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) / Enterprise Bus (ESB) software technologies. Work location is Silver Spring, MD.
The candidate must have experience and knowledge with software engineering using object-oriented methodologies. The candidate will work as a software developer and integrator performing break/fix software modifications and tier 3-field support as part of a development team, which utilizes a diverse dynamic workforce, including many experts in their fields throughout the design, development and maintenance life cycle.
Required Education (including Major):
Bachelor of Science, BS in a Math, Science or Engineering related field
Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. (Please include your GPA on your resume.)
Basic Qualifications - Required Experience, Skills:
Four (4) or more years directly related to software development engineering in Java. A thorough understanding of Java gained through formal training can substitute for this experience
Four (4) or more years of experience in software development using Object Oriented Methodologies. Object Oriented Analysis (OOA) and Object Oriented Design (OOD) skills
Programming skills Java/J2EE
Proficiency in Unix and/or Linux
Knowledge and understanding of software development life cycles
Strong oral and written communication skills
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Understand, debug and modify code using best practices of software components, units, and modules that meet product specification and development schedules.
Test and debug assigned components and units,
Adhere to product build and release schedules and strategies.
Act as a technical resource for lower-level developers.
Possess a comprehensive knowledge of one or more platforms and operating systems and multiple programming languages. Typically requires knowledge of one or more systems architectures.
Understand a variety of the field concepts, practices, and procedures.
Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Perform a variety of complicated tasks and use a wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Isolate and modify to repair functional capabilities within software applications to meet a wide range of customer requirements and operational needs.
Integrate a wide variety of applications from various sources, and ensuring they meet performance standards for stability and resource utilization
Adhere to accepted standards for development, including writing unit tests which provide a high percentage of code coverage, participating in peer code reviews, conducting design reviews, and generating test plans to ensure maximum stability and quality of code
Desired Experience, Skills, Knowledge:
Two or more years of experience using Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) and/or Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE) web services architecture. A thorough understanding of ESB or J2EE gained through formal training can substitute for this experience.
Experience with Software design tools such as Rational Rose, Rhapsody, or comparable tools
Experience with scripting is a plus (Perl & Python as well as others)
Experience and/or knowledge with Web Service design and development
Experience and/or knowledge with Service Oriented Architecture
Experience developing and/or supporting solutions for weather and meteorological science.
Experience in Extensible Markup Language (XML), Unified Modeling Language (UML), Eclipse IDE, database, and/or Graphical User Interfaces (GUIs) a plus.Experience in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) or OpenGL technologies a plus.
Must be a US Citizen.
Must be able to obtain a Public Trust clearance.