Senior Software Developer
Acentia - Washington, DC

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Acentia is a premier provider of technology and management solutions that provides state-of-the-art lifecycle information technology (IT) services to Health, Government, and Commercial IT clients.

At Acentia, we understand that our employees are our greatest asset. Our goal is to create an environment where employees can do important, purposeful work and be rewarded for individual and team success.

You will work among the best and brightest in the industry. You will be a part of an organization dedicated to advancing your career and one that embraces participation and rewards achievement. We are looking for individuals that are passionate about the mission they support and are committed to the customers they serve.

Acentia is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our team.

The senior Software Engineer position will be involved in the requirements analysis, design, and development of a web based search-able interactive data warehouse. The Senior Software Engineer will provide support services to establish a web-based search-able interactive data warehouse.

Responsibilities to include (but not limited to) the following:

Conduct business process modeling and data analysis across 6 participating agencies to understand the data, its structure, the collection method, the interpretation, data lineage, etc.

Assist with data warehouse requirements analysis, data analysis and help in developing common/conformed dimensions to enable search across all data sets

Work with developers and database administrators in the translation of the business strategy into technical strategy in the design, development, and implement of the front-end web application, the web site, and the search-able data warehouse

Execute the supporting Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) processes for the data

Design and develop business intelligence solution with interactive capability

Additional duties may include:
Collaborate with Data Warehouse Architect to build efficient performing and secure data warehouse

Participate in software and database architecture reviews and design projects, as needed

Support quality assurance and production database related issues including data partitioning strategies and performance tuning

Required Skills

Minimum Experience:
7 years programming experience in relational and distributed database environments

Agile software development using open source technologies (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, JQuery, Drupal)

Data visualization (Java Infovis, D3)

Scripting in database environments (PHP, Python)

PostgreSQL development and performance tuning

Experience in Linux or other UNIX environments

Familiar with ETL (Extract, Transform & Load) development & administration, particularly from a data warehouse environment perspective

Understand web applications vulnerability and prevention techniques (SQL Injection, XSS)

Proactive monitoring and accounting for future growth in distributed database environments

Familiarity with current best practices in Data Warehousing techniques i.e., Star Schema Optimization is a major plus

Skills and Qualities:
Strong written and verbal communication skills

Must be a team player, detail oriented, and the ability to meet tight deadlines.

Education and Certifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in a related discipline (Required)

Master’s Degree is highly desired

Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust

Credit Check (Required)

Acentia takes pride in a positive and friendly atmosphere with the drive to succeed. We are looking for people who will contribute to our culture with a positive attitude and the ability to multitask and problem solve. Come join us!

To learn about our company history, goals and team members go to .

Must be US citizens or permanent residents.

Please no Corp-to-Corp or 1099 candidates; this position is W-2 only.

Relocation will not be offered.

EEO/AA employer. Female, minority, veterans and disabled candidates are encouraged to apply

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for 5C.

If you want the distinction and benefits that come with being employed by a world-class organization that offers you the opportunity to support critical programs essential to the continued safety and prosperity of the United States, while allowing for personal and professional growth, then we would like to hear from you….

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