Software Engineer - Mid

  • Job Reference: 105936584-2
  • Date Posted: 11 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Insignia Technology Services LLC
  • Location: Newport News, Virginia
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education/Training, Customer Support
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description


Insignia is seeking a Java Developer. The Java Developer will analyze, design, code and document complex applications for large-scale IT systems working in a matrixed team environment. The Candidate will perform technical tasks using both standard and nonstandard analysis, design, and programming methods and techniques. The Java Developer also will analyze problems in terms of such factors as defect reports, input data and form, output data and form. The Candidate assesses and recommends methods of improving efficiency of existing programs and systems. Candidates must have strong technical skills and background, a knack for learning new technologies and a blend of good problem-solving and innovation skills to resolve a wide variety of technical production challenges are needed. Critical thinkers, problem solvers, and those capable of individual contributions as well as supporting a team are desired.

Software Engineer Responsibilities:

• Work as part of a team of talented and efficient professionals.

• Closely interact with stakeholders, participate in requirements defect analysis, remediation, and delivery.

• Conduct Software development, code review, test, and release through continuous integration.

• Must analyze, design, code and document complex applications for large-scale IT systems.

• Analyzes problems in terms of such factors as user requirements, input data and form, output data and form.

• Assess and recommend methods of improving efficiency of existing programs and systems.

• Provide excellent customer support, as needed.

. Requirements:

Software Engineer Required Skills:

• 5+ years J2EE / Java development experience

• Experience through the full Software Development Life Cycle.

• Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) and Continuous Integration (CI).

• Experience with REST and SOAP based web services and SOA

• Excellent oral and written skills

• Must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust, BI clearance

• Regular on-time and on-site attendance

• Must be authorized to work for any employer in the US

Preferred Skills:

• Linux experience helpful (Red Hat Enterprise Linux preferred)

• Oracle 10g/11g Development, CMMI, ITIL, Agile is highly preferred

• Experience with Hibernate/JPA, and Spring

• Experience with Liferay or similar portal platforms

• Experience with Alfresco content management system

• Experience with HTML5, JavaScript, and iFrame web component development

• Prior experience working for a government contractor is highly preferred

• Prior experience working within the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) space is highly preferred

• Current VA Clearance is preferred


• Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, electronics engineering or other engineering or technical discipline is required; 5 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education


• Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) work experience

• Prior network administration/engineering experience on VA contracts

• CCNA and or CCNA certification

• Active Public Trust, BI clearance

• Microsoft Certification(s) highly desired

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Security Requirement

The duties of this position require a candidate to successfully receive and maintain a security clearance.

Work Location

Company site: Insignia Technology Services facilities located at 610 Thimble Shoals BLVD, Building 6, Newport News, VA 23606. Insignia reserves the right to adjust work location based upon mission requirements.

Work Conditions

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderately quiet. The work environment is primarily indoors. The position may require up to 10% travel.

US Military Veterans are encouraged to apply

It is Insignia Technology Services, LLCs policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.