***This job requires active TS/SCI clearance.  Please apply only if you have an active TS/SCI clearance. ***

North Point Technology is looking for a TS/SCI Cleared Software Engineers to support a critical mission out of Herndon, VA.

This opportunity will help our customer provide critical capabilities to help enable efficient and timely GEOINT collection management across multiple collection providers. The software operates on multiple hardware platforms and combines COTS software with a custom-built application to meet critical mission objectives. The program is structured utilizing DevOps and Agile principles. These software development methods emphasize communication, collaboration (information sharing and web service usage), integration, automation, and measurement of cooperation between software developers and other IT professionals. Operational stability is the program’s number one priority. As a member of the Development Team, the selected individual will be required to be part of an agile scrum team and be knowledgeable in the technologies described below.

Responsibilities of Position:

The selected individual will be assigned to a scrum team within the development organization supporting numerous activities to include:

  • Planning, conducting and coordinating agile software development activities.
  • Designing, developing, documenting, testing and debugging software that contains logical and mathematical solutions to critical mission issues.
  • Applying the appropriate standards, processes, procedures and tools throughout the development life cycle.
  • Applying knowledge of computer hardware and software, subject matter to be programmed in business/mission applications, information processing techniques used, and information gathered from system users to develop software.
  • Correcting program errors, compiling documentation of program development, and analyzing system capabilities to resolve questions of program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls.
  • Ensuring software standards are defined and met.

Basic Qualifications:

  • JAVA development experience.
  • Ability to work with XML.
  • Ability to be flexible in supporting dynamic user needs.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills.
  • Proven experience in COTS/FOSS integration and support.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and navigate multiple operating system environments including both LINUS and Windows.
  • Ability to learn and implement new technologies


Desired Qualifications:
Large scale software development experience: develop/modify/troubleshoot JAVA code, COTS Integration, Agile development experience, familiarity with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) using VersionOne, Angular, DOJO, Oracle Weblogic, Tomcat, Oracle DBMS, Postgres DBMS, SQL, PL/SQL, UNIX/LINUX operating Systems, HTML, Selenium, JavaScript, EJB, Webservices, Microservices leveraging Docker & Kubernetes, REST, XML, UML, Eclipse or Netbeans, Deployment architectures including Continuous Integration Pipeline build concepts leveraging: Docker, Git / JIRA, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Conductor, Kafka/Zookeeper, Consul, CMDB.

Big data technologies to include:

Big data technologies to include: Data Ingest (JSON, Kafka, Storm, Microservices, Elastic Search), Analytics (HIVE, IMPALA, SPARK, R, PIG, OOZIE workflows), Elasticsearch, Hadoop (HIVE data, OOZIE, Spark, PIG, IMPALA, HUE), COTS Integration (Knowi, MongoDB, Oracle, MySQL RDS, Elastic, Logstash, Kibana, Zookeeper, Consul, HADOOP/HDFS), Docker and Chef)

North Point Technology is THE BEST place to work for curious-minded engineers motivated to support our country’s most crucial missions!  We focus on long term projects, leveraging the latest technology in support of innovative solutions to solve our customer’s most difficult problems. At North Point Technology, EMPLOYEES come first!  We value our employees by providing excellent compensation, benefits, and a flexible work-life balance. We strive for a close-knit and open atmosphere where the owners are always directly available to our team members. Come join us! Apply with North Point Technology today!

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