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)