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SME Application Software Developer **SECRET clearance required ****



Software Engineering
United States · Remote
Posted on Thursday, October 5, 2023

Position Description:

CGI Federal - It started as a dream in 1976, 46 years later, CGI is among the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Are you looking for a challenge? In the age of digital disruption, emerging technologies are changing how organizations operate, serve customers and achieve their missions. CGI is one of the few global firms with the talent, scale, reach, and end-to-end services to help clients succeed with their digital transformation. CGI is hiring a Senior Developer to serve as an SME and provide support services for an Air Force web-based data system involved in collecting, validating, editing, processing, integrating, standardizing, and reporting equipment maintenance data.

What do you need to succeed? The SME Software Developer will provide support services for all aspects of our client’s Reliability and Maintainability Information System (REMIS) software development process, including initial planning, design, software development and coding, prototyping, auditable documentation, manual testing, automated testing, and configuration.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Assist in transitioning from a Waterfall approach to an Agile (DevSecOps) Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) methodology.
• Ensure software development will use Agile, test-driven development principles, with robust documentation, user-centered design, an extensible infrastructure.
• Develop, execute and maintain automation test scripts, utilities, data sets leveraging commercial and / or open-source tools.
• Sustain REMIS effective, efficient operational capability and availability. • Design, develop, test, and integrate system and software changes.
• Maintain application software and COTS software.
• Perform application and system software maintenance.
• Design, develop, test and package changes to system and software.
• Develop, operate, and maintain prototype applications, models and databases to determine optimal solutions.
• Perform system performance tuning and integration services.
• Responsible for the design, testing, deployment and sustainment of systems and application platforms.
• Duties include capturing user requirements; performing coding and data modeling, testing, quality assurance, software configuration management, design, and program documentation; build and deploy, implementation; and maintaining interoperability/integration between systems

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Minimum 10 years’ experience in designing, analyzing, integrating, troubleshooting and optimizing distributed systems using agile lifecycle management and engineering practices. Agile experience requirements can be offset with extensive REMIS software development experience.
• Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires U.S. Citizenship.
• Must be a US citizen and have a SECRET clearance
At start date must possess an Information Assurance System Architect and Engineer (IASAE) Level II Certification.
o CASP +CE (CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner with Continuing Education)
o CISSP (or Associate) (Certified Information System Security Professional
o CSSLP (Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional)
• Minimum 10 years’ experience designing, presenting business logic and data access code for complex web application architectures.
• Expert level experience with:
o Languages: Java, Javascript, RedHat, Amazon Linux, and Apache.
o Relational database: Oracle SQL and Oracle PL/SQL
o Automation Tools: Selenium Webdriver
• Experience / Familiarization with:
o Languages: Python, PHP and TIBCO.
o Tools: JMeter, Checkmarx

*CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set level, experience and training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $66,300 to $165,300



  • Java
  • Python
  • SQL

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While technology is at the heart of our clients’ digital transformation, we understand that people are at the heart of business success.

When you join CGI, you become a trusted advisor, collaborating with colleagues and clients to bring forward actionable insights that deliver meaningful and sustainable outcomes. We call our employees “members” because they are CGI shareholders and owners and owners who enjoy working and growing together to build a company we are proud of. This has been our Dream since 1976, and it has brought us to where we are today — one of the world’s largest independent providers of IT and business consulting services.

At CGI, we recognize the richness that diversity brings. We strive to create a work culture where all belong and collaborate with clients in building more inclusive communities. As an equal-opportunity employer, we want to empower all our members to succeed and grow. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please let us know. We will be happy to assist.

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