Varen Technologies

Varen Technologies

Columbia, MD

Senior Full Stack Developer (Back-End Focus) with opportunity to gain Clearance

$130,000-$180,000 / YEAR

Description

We are looking for a Full Stack Developer to produce scalable software solutions, with a focus on the system back-end. You will be part of a cross-functional team that is responsible for the full software development life cycle, from conception to deployment. As a Full Stack developer, you should be comfortable around both back-end and front-end coding languages, development frameworks, and third-party libraries. Your focus will be on back-end development with some front-end development as well. You should also be a team player with a knack for visual design and utility. If you’re also familiar with Agile methodologies, we’d like to meet you.

Responsibilities

  • Full-stack development within an Agile team
  • Write and maintain clear, secure, extensible, and scalable code within Python/SparkReact stack
  • Collaborate with and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions in full-stack tools and technologies
  • Work with product owners to understand desired initiatives and implement application capabilities
  • Maintain knowledge of market trends and development in web application development frameworks and related, emerging technologies to provide, recommend, and deliver best practice solutions
  • Develop and deploy web applications in an AWS environment
  • Work with development teams and product managers to design software solutions
  • Develop and manage well-functioning databases and applications
  • Write effective APIs
  • Extend and integrate with front-end applications
  • Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software
  • Create security and data protection settings
  • Write technical documentation

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a full stack developer in a similar role
  • 6+ years of overall experience in software development
  • 3 years of Python experience – required
  • 3 years of AWS experience or other Cloud technology experience
  • 1+ years of JavaScript / React experience
  • 2 years of hands-on experience with JIRA a sprint planning/development and project management tracking tool
  • Experience working with a Version Control system (preferably Git)
  • Developer level knowledge of CI/CD integration – using branching/merge approaches
  • Experience creating highly available and scalable infrastructure in AWS Cloud by using various AWS Services
  • Knowledge of multiple front-end languages and libraries (e.g. HTML/ CSS, JavaScript, JSON)
  • Knowledge of multiple back-end languages (e.g. Java, Python) and JavaScript frameworks (e.g. Angular, React, Node.js)
  • Familiarity with databases (e.g. MySQL, MongoDB), Web Servers (e.g. Apache)
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Degree in Computer Science, preferably in IT/Data-related field
  • AWS Certified Developer – Associate – Preferred
  • Experience working on and knowledge of Health and Human Services (HHS) and/or Centers Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) projects and processes – Preferred
  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust Security Clearance

***We are currently unable to sponsor Visa candidates. Must be US Citizen with the ability to obtain a public trust clearance.

*** (TELEWORK UNTIL COVID-19 REMOTE WORK ENDS. THEN THIS POSITION REQUIRES RESIDENCY IN MARYLAND, DC OR NORTHERN VIRGINIA AS THE ROLE REQUIRES REGULAR INTERACTION WITH FEDERAL STAFF LOCATED IN MARYLAND)


About Varen Technologies

Varen Technologies is an Intelligence Services Provider focusing on information technology services and solutions for the Defense and Intelligence Communities.  We provide high caliber intelligence professionals to assist in all aspects of systems implementation, delivering leading edge solutions using the latest tools and technologies.  We hire professionals who match our core values and high standards, and who are looking to work in a dynamic, team-oriented environment.  It is our belief that professional growth and development are among the most important ways to keep our highly talented employees challenged and motivated.  This belief keeps us focused on career paths for each individual, giving our employees the ability to fulfill their personal and professional goals.  Add that to our highly competitive benefits, rapid growth and success, Varen is just an exciting place to work! Our core support is in the following five areas:Cyber Solutions Strategic Management & SETA Software & IT Solutions Intel Analysis Military Health ProgramsVaren offers a competitive benefits package to include: employee bonus plan, corporate equity program, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, referral bonus program, paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental and vision insurance, flexible spending account, long and short term disability and company paid life insurance.