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SAIC SW Engineer Chief in MCLEAN, Virginia


INTRODUCTION: SAIC, a leading provider of systems development and deployment, targeting and intelligence analysis, systems engineering and integration, and training capabilities and solutions for the Intelligence Community (IC), is seeking creative and dedicated professionals to fulfill their career goals and objectives, while delivering mission excellence on programs of national importance. SAIC’s National Intelligence Community (NIC) Business Unit, USG Mission and Information Technology Division, is seeking a Software Developer that is part of an integrated team to create, update, and maintain a federated search and discovery software system to integrate data related to financial information from a variety of data providers within a cloud environment. The developer will utilize an Agile Scrum development methodology throughout this process.


• Developing a user friendly web application

• Developing new features and enhancements to web application to allow users to search and correlate financial information related to their mission

• Developing APIs and web services

• Creating and maintaining AWS Cloud infrastructure


Required Skills:

  1. Required Skills 2. Active TS/SCI with polygraph 3. TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and eighteen (18) years or more experience; Masters and sixteen (16) years or more experience; PhD or JD and fifteen years or more experience4. Five (5) or more years of demonstrated experience in the following: 5. Working within an Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud environment and utilizing tools such as SMS, Data Pipeline, Relational Database (RDS), Cloudwatch, EC2, EBS, S3, KMS, or SMS 6. Developing in a DevOps environment and utilizing tools such as GitHub, Subversion, Jenkins, Maven, or Artifactory 7. Utilizing web stack technologies and software design 8. Working at all tiers of the architecture, to include Web UI, Business Logic, and Database layer 9. Developing software in a continuous integration, continuous deployment (CI/CD) paradigm 10. Working with financial data sets 11. Programming with Java and associated frameworks like SpringBoot 12. Utilizing ElasticSearch and other big data technologies like MapReduce 13. Scripting using JavaScript (JS) framework like Angular JS or EXT-JS 14. Using tools such as Apache Tomcat, Apache Spark, Hadoop, SOLR, JDBC, ANT, Active Directory, LDAP, Regex, SQL, or JSON 15. Using JIRA tracking system 16. Employing Agile development methodology 17. Employing the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)

Desired Skills:

  1. Demonstrated experience with security accreditation process. 2. Demonstrated experience supporting enterprise software development efforts. 3. Demonstrated experience working with commercial financial data sets. 4. Demonstrated experience integrating software with LDAP, PKI and must use services. 5. Demonstrated experience integrating with various applications using web services and APIs.

SAIC accepts applications on an ongoing basis and there is no deadline.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site. REQNUMBER: 2402241

SAIC is a premier technology integrator, solving our nation’s most complex modernization and systems engineering challenges across the defense, space, federal civilian, and intelligence markets. Our robust portfolio of offerings includes high-end solutions in systems engineering and integration; enterprise IT, including cloud services; cyber; software; advanced analytics and simulation; and training. We are a team of 23,000 strong driven by mission, united purpose, and inspired by opportunity. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability