Junior Application Programmer
When you decide to join the Digicon team, you gain the benefit of peace of mind. Our clients and partners choose us because we give them the innovations, solutions, and worry-free support that they need to excel. Our employees choose us because we offer the diverse career avenues, cutting-edge work, and corporate culture of stability, camaraderie, and work-life balance that they deserve. Approach the future with clarity and confidence—join Digicon.
We are currently in search for a Junior Application Programmer to work at our client site in Bethesda, MD. This is a full-time employee position with Digicon Corporation.
-Develop and deploy new code and applications
-Analyze business requirements and design solutions based on requirements
-Utilize industry best practices in all stages of software development lifecycle and code development
-Utilize source code management for project code
-Provide Search Engine Integration and Performance Management
-Support Web application and environment administration and management to ensure maximum performance and uptime
-Manage the Web environment architecture, modifications, and deployments
-Manage site metrics tools and provide Web analytics data reports to Project officer and/or web team partners
-Provide strategic planning for Web architecture to address growth, business needs and compliance issues
-Ensure security of Web environment by performing necessary software and hardware patches and updates
-Perform upgrades to next generation software and hardware which includes, but is not limited to planning, documentation, designing and executing the migration of the web sites from Microsoft SharePoint 2007/2010 to SharePoint 2013 or another technology
-Manage source code for migration/development activities
-Demonstrate and provide training to business users of web sites on new site features and products
-Participate in software development quality assurance (QA) through testing, evaluation of products, and recommendations on solutions
-Create test scripts and produce results for the Application team
-Support analysis and participate in various development methodologies, including Agile Scrum
-Must be capable of self study and be able to stay abreast of technological advancements within the domain
-May be required to support after hours (if and as needed)
-Other responsibilities as required by management
-Participate in all phases of the development lifecycle
-Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related discipline.
-Familiarity with 508 standards
-Familiarity with World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) web standards
-Strong knowledge of SharePoint and web related security standards and best practices
-Programming experience 2+ yrs
-Sharepoint 2+ yrs
-Network performance management 1+ yrs
-Supporting and working in production, staging, and development servers/environments 3 yrs
-PHP, JQuery, CSS, HTML
-Experience with JAVA, Javascrip, JSP, and PHP
-Understanding of application servers and middleware
-Program design & programming, testing, and documentation for large complex systems
-Unit/system testing and debugging
Digicon Corporation, founded in 1985, is a full-service Information Technology solutions provider with numerous nationwide clients and over 300 employees. We offer exciting and diverse careers in federal, state and local, and commercial arenas throughout the Washington, DC metropolitan area and beyond. As an Equal Opportunity Employer that provides comprehensive and flexible benefits packages, Digicon is dedicated to hiring and supporting a diverse community of exceptional professionals. Visit http://www.digicon.com/careers.html for more information.
All candidates must be authorized to work in the US for any employer and able to pass a background check. No relocation assistance is available.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Digicon is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability