Title: Software Developer

 

The Cognitive Medical Systems Team is seeking a Software Developer to support the VA T4NG Consolidated Corporate Support Services (CCSS) program serving our Department of Veterans Affairs Corporate Portfolio clients across the entire U.S. CCSS is in contract start-up in its initial awarded Base Period of six months, with three additional one-year option periods that can be exercised, and is valued at $96M.

 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs application software.
  • Conducts analysis and collaborates with subject matter experts in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for information storage, processing, presentation, manipulation, display, or reporting. End product may be special use, customized, or COTS/GOTS software.
  • Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops autonomous services, desktop applications, web applications, scripts, and utility programs.
  • Ensures software standards are met.
  • Frequent use and application of technical standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques.
  • Receives assignments in the form of objectives and establishes goals to meet outlined objectives.
  • Work is reviewed by supervisor/lead to measure meeting objectives.
  • Provides solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors.
  • Works under general direction on routine work. May receive detailed instructions on new projects or assignments.
  • Follows established procedures.
  • Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment, overall adequacy and accuracy. Exercises judgement within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
  • Contributes to completion of milestones associated with specific projects.

 

Required Skills by VA Product Line/Role:

  • For the positions within VA’s Financial Management Product Line:
    • Financial Management System (FMS):
      • Microsoft .NET Framework; Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) Server; VMware vSphere; Windows Server; Telerik Controls, – OR –
      • Mainframe, JCL, COBOL, SAS, VSAM Analysis, CICS, CA7, – OR –
      • OBIEE, Informatica, Weblogic, CA SiteMinder
    • For the positions within VA’s Secretary of the VA (SecVA) Product Line:
      • General Counsel Laws (GCLAWS)
        • Microsoft .Net Framework; Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) Server; VMware vSphere; Windows Server; Telerik Controls, – OR –
        • Microsoft Entity, MicroFocus Fortify Static Code Analyzer, Delphi, – OR –
        • SQL, .Net, Microsoft Entity, MicroFocus Fortify Static Code Analyzer
      • For the positions within VA’s Human Capital Management (HCM) Product Line:
        • HRPAS:
          • Mulesoft, – OR –
          • Microsoft .NET Framework; Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) Server; VMware vSphere; Windows Server; Telerik Controls
        • For the positions within VA’s Acquisitions and Property Management Product Line:
          • Microsoft .NET Framework; Microsoft Structured Query Language (SQL) Server; VMware vSphere; Windows Server; Telerik Controls
          • Veterans Canteen Services (VCS) AIS:
            • Oracle Retail Application, Oracle development
            • VCS POS, CRMBS, MDM:
            • SQL, .Net, Oracle development and database, Red Hat Linux, Weblogic, APIs

 

Required Education, Experience, and Clearance:

  • Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience, – OR –
  • Masters degree
  • Ability to obtain a VA Position of Public Trust – Medium Background Investigation (MBI)

 

Desired Skills:

  • Good analytical, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Self-starter with a positive attitude and good interpersonal skills
  • Strong work ethic with ability to self-manage workload and deliverables under tight deadlines