Software Engineer - Java - Secret Clearance

CTL Resources has a number of open positions available immediately to support an exciting program (GCCS-J) just getting off the ground.  This meaningful work provides engineering and cyber security support for the Global Command and Control System – Joint (GCCS-J) Global Technical Assistance Center (GTAC). The GTAC is utilized for system test events and to support troubleshooting and resolution of issues at operational sites.

The position requires in-depth knowledge of the entire software development life-cycle. The successful engineer will be able to: 
  • Exhibit a positive attitude, a high level of initiative, and must enjoy the challenge of bringing structured notional software solutions to ill-defined environments;
  • Prioritize activities and deliver projects on time and within budget;
  • Work well with multiple, geographically-disbursed development teams and effectively communicate project status and barriers;
  • Follow Agile Development process and full life cycle development:  requirements, design, implementation, test, and maintenance;
  • Lead independent technical investigations, provide technical advice, recommend technical solutions and assist the Government in integrating the GCCS-J functionality into new baselines;
  • Pay attention to detail and quickly learn new procedures with minimal supervision.

Basic Qualifications
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, or Mathematics, with a focus on software development, software life-cycle, and agile development, or related work experience.
  • Proficient in Java and Object-Oriented Design and Programming
  • Ability to contribute to the development of software documentation
  • Ability to perform Unit Testing and an understanding of the concepts for developing software test plans and procedures
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of full software lifecycle and agile development methodologies
  • Ability to travel as necessary (10% of the time)
  • Secret Clearance Required

Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with various programming languages (e.g., C, C++, C#, .NET, Python, Perl, and JavaScript)
  • Experience with various IDEs, code repository software (e.g., Subversion, git), software project management and collaboration solutions (e.g., JIRA) and automated frameworks (e.g., Jenkins)
  • Experience with employing industry accepted programming constructs/practices (e.g., thread pools, abstract class implementations, unit testing, concurrency)
  • Experience with cross-platform management (Windows and Unix/Linux data exchange)
  • Experience with virtual machine environments
  • Understanding of test-driven software development
  • Familiarity with DevOps
  • Familiarity with automated testing and test tools, such as Ranorex
  • Familiarity with running performance tests and debugging techniques
  • Familiarity with net-centric technologies
  • Familiarity with database design/structures
  • Familiarity with Command and Control (C2) Systems
  • Familiarity with containerization and associated orchestration tools and techniques
  • Understanding of networking and network troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of the Atlassian Suite (JIRA, Confluence, Crucible, etc.)
  • Solaris/Linux and Windows System Administration skills
  • Ability to apply mathematical and statistical operations towards software algorithms
  • Background in military intelligence and imagery, or strategic planning
  • Top Secret / SCI

Newport News, Virginia or 
West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania 
About CTL
CTL Resources is an established defense contractor with 15 years of experience delivering global engineering programs.  We offer industry leading salaries as well as world class benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Savings Plans, and 401k offerings.  We offer challenging and exciting work opportunities, like GCCS-J and have a turnover level much lower than industry averages due to our tradition of serving our employees with the highest level of support.

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