SAPIENT Government Services, INC.
Sapient Government Services (SGS) is looking for people who – simply put – are driven to make a difference.
By solving some of today’s toughest challenges, our teams are helping to transform the government in the areas of business, technology and marketing. Working at SGS, you will be in an environment that fosters growth and creativity, demands openness and client-focused delivery, and celebrates initiative and innovation.
The chance to bring your ideas and new thinking to today’s challenges and work in a truly unique work environment is now – it’s at Sapient Government Services.
JOB TITLE – JAVA / CMS Developer
Job Title: Associate Technology L2
Reports to: Senior Manager
Location: Sterling, VA (80%) Arlington, VA (20%)
Employee Status: Regular, full-time
Travel: < 5%
Start Date: February 4, 2013
Clearance Requirement: None
The Associate, Technology is a technical member of a project team performing full lifecycle Java software development in an agile environment for a US financial institution. Key responsibilities include design, development, and testing of new system modules, system utilities, and functional enhancements, as well as supporting deployments to a live environment and providing technical support to end-users. Qualified applicants must be detail-oriented, result-driven individuals who work well within team environments and have good interpersonal and client interaction skills.
Write unit tests using Java testing frameworks and participate in functional and system testing
- Write Java code based on requirements defined in use cases and wireframes
- Research and prototype new system modules
- Translate business and technical requirements into technical and functional designs
- Participate in end-to-end design and development of new functionality and enhancements to existing functionality including hands-on front-end, business tier, and database-level programming
- Assist in the deployment of new software components within test and production environments
Demonstrates ability to do technical design and develop using Java technologies including JSP, Servlets and Spring framework
Ability to use integrated development environments (IDE) such as Eclipse , Java Compilers, and build tools like Maven to develop and troubleshoot issues
Familiar with SQL and / or experience with database technologies such as Sybase, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, or MySQL
Good understanding of all parts of Software Engineering (e.g. Requirements, Design, Implementation, Testing)
Ability to learn new technologies quickly
Minimum 2-3 years in custom software development
Minimum 2 year in Java development
Experience with one or more Java packages such as Hibernate, Spring Framework, Struts, JSF, JEES, or Axis is desirable
Must be client-facing and capable of working in an often ambiguous environment
Experience in a consulting environment
Experience implementing large scale custom development and/or system integration projects in one or more phases of the SDLC
o Web Services
o Transaction management using Java technologies
o WCMS Tools (specifically Adobe Day CQ 5)
o Java Content Repositories (JCR)
o Apache Sling
o Apache Felix
o Agile methodologies
Minimum of a Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, or a related field from a four-year college or university
About Sapient Government Services
Sapient Government Services, a division of Sapient, is a leading provider of consulting, technology, and marketing services to a wide array of U.S. governmental agencies. Focused on driving long-term change and transforming the citizen experience, we use technology to help agencies become more accessible and transparent. With a track record of delivering mission-critical solutions and the ability to leverage commercial best practices, we serve as trusted advisors to government agencies such as the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Library of Congress, National Institutes of Health, United States Department of Health and Human Services, and United States Department of Homeland Security. For more information, visit http://www.sapientgov.com .
Sapient is a registered service mark of Sapient Corporation.