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Mid-Level Applications Engineer / Software Developer


Data Systems Analysts, Inc (DSA)


Aberdeen, MD 21001

Data Systems Analysts, Inc. has an opening for a Mid-Level Applications Engineer/Software Developer. This is a full time position in Aberdeen, MD in support of the US Army. Responsible for designing, developing and maintaining software applications as part of the customers overall information technology framework.
The Application developer will have experience in translating IT requirements in the design, development, and assembly of components to create applications. Capable of client side development including use of AngularJS, HTML5, CSS, and experience with REST APIs.   Knowledge of mobile application development is a plus. Other languages may be used as necessary and will be indicated by the Team Lead.
Required Skills:
Candidate must be DoD 8570 qualified for the position (two parts):
1. CompTIA Security+ certification is required to start and must be current under Continuing Education (CE) rules.
2. Computing Environment certification is required within 6 months of start date.
Active Secret clearance or ability to obtain an Interim Secret clearance
Minimum two years of professional experience supporting technology delivery to commercial or government clients
Minimum two years of experience in JavaScript, JQuery (or related libraries) and CSS3/HTML5, AngularJS and/or other Client side development languages
At least two years' experience in analyzing user requirements and proposing potential system solutions.
Knowledge of, understanding and compliance with development standards and SDLC to ensure consistency (Agile and Waterfall)
Experience using project management tools e.g. MS Project and JIRA
Experience developing mobile applications/mobile ready applications is a plus
Microsoft Office Suite skills are desired
Education and Certification:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent is required
CompTIA Security+ certification is required and must be current under Continuing Education (CE) rules.
One or more Computing Environment certification for Development (ie: MS.Net, Java, PHP, other)

Company Description

Founded in 1963, Data Systems Analysts, Inc. (DSA) has been providing Defense and Federal Government customers' business-driven Information Technology and consulting solutions and services for more than 50 years. DSA's people excel in helping our customers achieve sensitive, mission-critical business goals and objectives. DSA is a 100 percent employee-owned company: every employee has a stake in the success of our company and our customers.

Our culture embraces training and development opportunities that include leadership programs, employee networks, continued education, and much more. We recognize that building expertise in your profession benefits everyone, and our leadership training programs help employees better manage their projects, inspire coworkers and customers to action, and reinforce DSA's guiding principles since 1963.
We also value the unique combination of skills, abilities, aspirations, and backgrounds of every individual — our diversity makes us stronger. We are 100 percent employee-owned through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).

DSA employees receive customizable benefits that are highly competitive in each local market:
·         Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
·         Employer-paid AD&D insurance and disability coverage
·         Health saving/flexible spending accounts
·         Paid leave
·         Flexible hours when available
·         Wellness programs and health initiatives
·         Monthly town hall meetings
·         Tuition reimbursement
·         Training opportunities
·         Retirement savings plan
·         Employee stock ownership
·         Team dinner dates that include spouses and the executive team
·         Corporate partner purchasing program
·         Free virtual medical care
·         Healthcare navigation assistance
·         Family events
·         Discount prescription programs where offered
·         Employee rewards and gift card programs
·         Recognition and Milestone Awards
·         Company store for corporate logo merchandise
·         Access to industry tradeshows and conferences
·         Microsoft Gold and Silver Partnership advantages

DSA provides equal employment opportunity for employees and applicants without regard to an individual's protected status; race/ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital/parental status, pregnancy/childbirth or related condition, religion, creed, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other protected status. 

DSA will provide necessary reasonable accommodation to ensure that an individual with a disability who is not able to fully utilize DSA's online job application system is provided with equal opportunity to apply and be considered for all jobs.  If you need an accommodation to complete the application process, please email or call 1-877-422-4372.
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