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Software Engineer

Columbia, MD · Information Technology
 Company Description

Synergy ECP is a Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business SD(VOSB) that was formed in July 2007 with Headquarters in Columbia, MD and is made up of talented, dedicated staff to provide a broad range of services to the defense, intelligence and health care industries.

In an ultra-competitive environment, Synergy ECP has thrived by adhering to our name, making sure excellence is displayed by our Employees, to our Customers and by Improving Performance (ECP).

It’s what sets us apart, enabling us to be an autonomous yet agile business that delivers huge results - showing we’re ready to meet our customers’ evolving demands.

Synergy ECP has earned a client list that includes numerous Fortune 100 companies, in addition to multiple branches of the US government and military services.

Synergy ECP is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.


Clearance Required: TS/SCI 

Other Requirements: U.S. Citizenship 

Description: The Software Engineer designs, develops, tests, deploys, documents, maintains, and enhances complex and diverse software systems based upon documented requirements. These systems might include, but are not limited to, processing­ intensive analytics, novel algorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, real-time systems, business management information systems, and systems which incorporate data repositories, data transport services, and  application and systems development and monitoring. Works individually or as part of a team. Reviews and tests software components for adherence to the design requirements and documents test results. Resolves software problem reports.
Utilizes software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment. Provides specific input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, use of Open Source Software (OSS) and/or Commercial Off­The-Shelf (COTS) Government Off-The-Shelf (GOTS) software in place of new development, and requirements analysis and synthesis from system level to individual software components. Experience developing in Unix. Ability to perform shell scripting. Working knowledge of Configuration Management (CM) tools and Web Services implementation.

Software Engineer (SWE) shall possess the following capabilities:
•    Analyze user requirements to derive software design and performance requirements.
•    Debug existing software and correct defects.
•    Design and code new software or modify existing software to add new features.
•    Write or review software and system documentation.
•    Integrate existing software into new or modified systems or operating environments.
•    Develop simple data queries for existing or proposed databases or data repositories.
•    Software development using languages such as C, C++, Python, Ruby, Perl, JavaScript, etc.
•    Has experience with agile development processes.
•    Has experience with source code control systems, such as Git.
•    Serve as team lead at the level appropriate to the software development process being used on any particular project.
•    Design and development of relational and non-relational database applications.
•    Use of orchestration frameworks such as Spring and Kafka.
•    Familiarization with queue management systems
•    Develop or implement algorithms to meet or exceed system performance and functional standards.
•    Develop and execute test procedures for software components.
•    Develop software solutions by analyzing system perfonnance standards and conferring with users or system engineers; analyzing systems flow, data usage and work processes; and investigating problem areas.
•    Modify existing software to adapt to new hardware or to improve its performance
•    Design, develop, and modify software systems using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcomes and consequences of design decisions
•    Java development using the Eclipse IDE (Integrated Development Environment).
•    Development of Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE) applications
•    Experience using collaboration and software development tools (ie. Atlassian).
•    Software development using continuous integration practices
•    Experience with container technologies (ie. Docker).
•    Unix shell scripting
•    Development of event driven or data driven analytics
•    Development of cloud-based solutions and technologies.
•    Design or implement complex algorithms requiring adherence to strict timing, system resource, or interface constraints. Perform quality control on team products. 
•    Recommend and implement suggestions for improving documentation and software development process standards.
•    Oversee one or more software development teams and ensure the work is completed in accordance with the constraints of the software development process being used on any particular project.
•    Confer with system engineers and hardware· engineers to derive software requirements and to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements, and interfaces.
•    Coordinate software installation on a system and monitor performance to ensure operational specifications are met.
•    Recommend new technologies and processes for complex software projects.
•    Serve as the technical lead of multiple software development teams.
•    Select the software development process in coordination with the customer and system engineering.
•    Ensure quality control of all developed and modified software.
•    Delegate programming and testing responsibilities to one or more teams and monitor their performance.

 

SWE-2 Qualifications: Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university, plus three (3) years of experience as a SWE, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity.
OR
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university, plus five (5) years of experience as a SWE, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity
OR
Seven (7) years of experience as a SWE, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity.
 
SWE-3 Qualifications: Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university, plus five (5) years of experience as a SWE, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity.
OR
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university, plus seven(7) years of experience as a SWE, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity
OR
Nine (9) years of experience as a SWE, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity.
 
SWE-4 Qualifications: Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university, plus ten (10) years of experience as a SWE, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity.
OR
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university, plus twelve (12) years of experience as a SWE, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity
OR
Fourteen (14) years of experience as a SWE, in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity.
 
Task Required Skills:
  • Demonstrated hands-on software development experience
  • Experience with system architecture
  • Experience in programming with Java or JavaScript
  • Experience with Apache Tomcat
  • Experience with Elastic Products (ELK and BEATs)
  • Experience participating in SCRUM agile software development activities
  • Experience developing software documentation
  • Experience participating in code reviews
 
Task Desired Skills:
  • 508 Compliance
  • Experience writing queries to better performance
  • Demonstrated experience using the Atlassian product suite (Confluence, Jira, BitBucket, and/or Bamboo) to capture, track, and assess requirements
  • Programming experience with Spark and/or Scala
  • Experience with NiFi
  • Experience with creating and deploying Docker containers
  • Experience with Kubernetes
 
 
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