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Java Programmer

Stennis Space Center, MS 39529
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The Defense group supports the Department of Defense (DoD) mission to keep our homeland and its citizens safe. We provide solutions to improve the Nation's defense by providing software, systems engineering, IT, training and logistics and fleet management solutions.


  • Perform software coding tasks to develop weather modernization microservices for Next Generation Naval Aviation Mission Planning as part of a scrum team in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) environment.
  • Coding tasks will be defined by acceptance criteria to include input/output requirements, performance requirements, coding language of implementation, and information assurance.
  • Perform software quality analysis to include testing, collection of software metrics, and code reviews.Examples of acceptable testing methodologies include unit testing, input/output validation, and full path analysis. Software quality analysis shall be performed concurrently with software development.
  • Take part in regular system engineering and daily standup meetings to provide status and also generate software engineering artifacts including system diagrams, briefing materials, and reports as well as informal, informational artifacts in tabular or graphical form.
  • Employ open systems design to build reusable, modular system components.
  • Develop system components using coding languages, application programming interfaces (APIs) and language-based frameworks as directed by project technical lead that will primarily include Java and JavaScript but may also include C, C++, and Python.
  • Provide system engineering and/or software coding deliverables / artifacts as part of bi-weekly Agile sprint closeouts and demos. Participate in program increment (PI) demos and planning meetings to demonstrate features completed in the PI and assist in coordinating with other scrum teams to identify and mitigate interdependencies and risks to support upcoming features in the next PI.

Might be asked to travel up to 20% of the time - most likely one week per 2-3 months.


Programming experience: 5-7 years with BS/BA or 4-5 years with MS/MA/MBA

Desired Experience & Skills

  • Must currently possess a DoD SECRET security clearance, or be SECRET clearance eligible
  • Experience with Java development
  • Experience with front end technologies: TypeScript, ReactJS, Material UI
  • Version Control experience with Mercurial or Git
  • Familiar with both Windows and Linux
  • Experience with Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Web Services

Secondary Skills

  • Experience with programming / Testing Tools: RabbitMQ, Jenkins, Jira, Checkmarx, Code Dx, Eclipse, IntelliJ IDEA, Visual Studio
  • Practical experience with meteorology, oceanography, climatology products/data
  • General experience with weather info and mission planning
  • Microservices software development experience
  • Experience with Docker, Openshift, Artifactory to develop, ship and run applications
  • Experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) teams
  • Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master (CSM) Certification

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About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to do just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is anAA/EEOEmployer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

As a government contractor, Perspecta abides by the following provision

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of the other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).


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Posted: 2021-01-26 Expires: 2021-02-24

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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