Sr. Software Developer

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Job Code: 2020-012

Title: Sr. Software Developer
Location: Washington, DC

SSI is seeking an experienced Software Developer to provide programming and development expertise on a potential new 5-year contract in a highly professional executive level environment in NW DC. The successful candidate will work on a team responsible for new tools and applications as well as the maintenance and enhancement of existing custom applications. This team utilizes Agile Development process with a well-structured Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).    



  • Review and provide detailed estimates of application development tasks originating from new requirements, change requests, or defects. 

  • Develop automated testing, system documentation, end user documentation, training for support staff, and updates to operational documentation for any existing application features.

  • Work directly with end users to determine requirements, negotiate solutions, and determine acceptable timelines and deployment plans.

  • Identify and propose technology solutions for application development.

  • Maintain a product backlog of all issues and feature requests.

  • Develop new code in accordance with estimates that have been approved.

  • Develop and implement automated monitoring for the applications.

  • Maintain communication and provide detailed documentation regarding status of changes, planned outages and associated tasks.




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Technology or equivalent experience in lieu of degree. 

  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience with Agile Dev Ops and the SDLC.

  • Must be proficient at the expert level in at least one object-oriented programming language.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and strong interpersonal skills.

  • Working knowledge of Visual Studio, C#, .NET, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

  • Experience with Angular, SQL Server.

  • Ability to pass an in-depth government background investigation.



  • Familiarity with Kanban style project management a plus.

  • Certification in a programming language.

  • Prior experience with OMB applications such CATS, ethics portal, Requisition Request and Event Clearance.

SSI is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned and HUBZone small business that provides professional services including systems engineering, information systems integration, and technology management services.  SSI offers a generous array of benefits including: 100% Paid Premium on Employee Medical, Vision, Dental, and Prescription Drug Insurance Plans, 60% Paid Premium for dependents.  SSI provides Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, and Short Term Disability benefits at no cost. SSI employees receive 24 paid days off in the first year on board.  We also provide Military Leave benefits, 401(k) Retirement Plan, Education Assistance, Personal Technology Refresh and Employee Referral Bonuses.  Positions subject to Service Contract Act (SCA) have benefits provided as required by law.

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