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Software Development Specialist Advisor

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Date: Sep 23, 2022

Location: Fort Knox, KY, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 194510 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Software Development Specialist Advisor to join our team in Fort Knox, Kentucky (US-KY), United States (US).

NTT DATA is looking for a Java Developer to support a critical Department of Defense program located at Fort Knox, Kentucky. As part of this program, the client requires support in the design, development, and cybersecurity of applications, databases, and networks that support the client’s mission. This is a fully remote position.


Position's General Duties and Tasks

In the role of a Java Developer, you will provide support in specialized technology areas such as requirements/specifications definition, analysis, assessment, planning, design, development, integration, testing, installation, performance turning, deployment and maintenance. You will be responsible for leading and assisting in the design, development, optimization, and testing of database systems to ensure data integrity and for writing and providing technical documentation. As part of your duties, you will use applicable methodologies, modeling/estimating techniques, tools, applications, systems, software, or databases to perform your assigned tasks. You will mentor junior developers.  


Federal Job Posting Language (eff. 1/24/2022)

Candidates for this position will be required to adhere to NTT DATA’s and its clients’ COVID-19 health and safety protocols. NTT DATA is committed to complying with the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors to the extent it is enforced by the federal government or any of its clients. If this position becomes subject to a COVID-19 vaccination mandate based on applicable law or client requirement, candidates will be required to become fully vaccinated as defined by NTT DATA or be approved for an exemption in accordance with applicable law.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science (or related field)
  • 8+ years of relevant experience, to include:
    • Experience with Java Design patterns (MVC, DAO, Singleton, Factory, etc.)
    • Experience with RDBMS such as Oracle, SQLServer, Sybase or similar databases.  
    • Experience with the Linux operating system  
    • Experience with Apache and JBoss or other web servers such as Tomcat a plus  
    • Experience with JavaScript and DOM manipulation
    • Experience using build tools such as Maven, Gradle, Hudson, Jenkins and npm
    • Experience in mission critical, high availability, high reliability environments
  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain an interim secret clearance prior to start
  • Must be able to obtain Security+ CE certification prior to start
  • 8570 IAT II computing environment certification within 90 days of start


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience working in an Agile environment
  • 5+ years’ experience supporting DoD or Army clients in a management or leadership role
  • Possesses and applies advanced knowledge of applications programming and analysis and the impact of the solutions on the business and IT functions.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead large projects or offer complex programming solutions.
  • Develops and maintains a thorough knowledge of key business processes, current and future requirements, and key success factors.
  • Ability to effectively communicate business issues and needs at a leadership level and how technology supports those requirements.
  • Ability to interface with clients and gather requirements and facilitate meetings
  • Ability to convert requirements into development tasks
  • Ability to work in small, rapid-development teams
  • Ability to estimate, based on technical debt, level of effort, and complexity
  • Strong knowledge of triggers, stored procedures, third party tools, replication, clustering, and transaction monitoring.
  • Solid knowledge of SQL, PL/SQL, triggers, stored procedures, functions, synonyms, and some third party tools such as Putty, Toad, SQL Developer, etc.
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work closely with customer in analyzing requirements 
  • Masters degree preferred


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

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