Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation s most important work. We re a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation s most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.
Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.
Perspecta s talented and robust workforce14,000 strongstands ready to welcome you to the team. Let s make an impact together.
Perspecta has an immediate/upcoming need for a Senior Applications Engineer Specialist in Washington, DC
Perspecta is currently conducting interviews to make contingent offers for an exciting potential new customer, the Department of Labor (DOL). Candidates with a current Public Trust clearance, and all other qualified personnel are encouraged to apply for immediate consideration. The customer states that employees working under this task order shall be United States Citizens or legal permanent residents (i.e.: Green Card Holders ).
Under minimal direction, functions in advanced specialty disciplines such as but not limited to information security, privacy, and information assurance, assembly/integration, cross-discipline functions, data engineering, industry expertise, knowledge engineering, legacy evolution, or system infrastructure. Leads and coordinates the design, development, implementation and support of business and/or technical information technology solutions encompassing multiple specializations, platforms and technologies. Defines project scope, plans and deliverables including cost projections and proposed implementation dates. Assists leadership in determining technical direction of the organization. Researches, analyzes, recommends and implements new technologies, standard processes, tools and techniques. Creates portions of information technology plans based on an understanding of the customer s organizational strategic direction, technology context and business needs. Coaches and provides technical leadership to others on the application of new technologies, appropriate project management and system development methodologies. Provides technical support for marketing initiatives through participation in proposals and marketing studies. Reviews other system and programming designs to ensure selection of appropriate technology, efficient use of resources and integration of multiple systems and technologies. Identifies, develops, updates and enforces standards and procedures. Monitors and ensures resolutions of performance issues. Interfaces with support groups and production problems, technical concerns and financial issues. Researches, evaluates and stays current on emerging tools, techniques and technologies.
Education and Experience Required:
Bachelor s Degree Software Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems and other related fields and 8 years of relevant experience OR Associate s Degree and 10 years of relevant experience OR 12 years minimum of relevant experience
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Experience maintaining and enhancing existing Software Applications in cloud/non-cloud environment.
Assist with keeping existing software applications secure and performing optimally.
Experience using agile methodology for application install/maintenance/updates.
Support Software Applications initial solution deployment to a production environment.
Support periodic enhancements are required to keep the application current.
Support includes but not limited to documentation updates, requirements gathering, design and development, test planning and execution, end user training, configuration management, software deployment.
Experience with database management, web platform development and program testing software; familiarity with Java, .NET, SQL and C programming languages, ability to use application servers and logic analyzers.
Agile SAFe certification a plus.
Microsoft Computer Systems Engineer (MSCE) certification a plus.
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) certification a plus.
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