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Software Development Engineer w/ Top Secret Clearance

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Date: Jun 19, 2019

Location: Pocatello, ID, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 34342 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Software Development Engineer w/ Top Secret Clearance to join our team in Pocatello, Idaho (US-ID), United States (US).



Responsible for the design, development, testing, and management of the application development projects in support of IT infrastructure. This includes the programmatic integration of third party components, the introduction of new custom capabilities, modification of existing code, process improvement recommendation, and automation of operations and maintenance tasks. Duties include technical project milestone reviews, code architecture sessions, resource estimation, and development best practices knowledge transfer. Provides technical lead of development staff, along with peer level interaction with project managers and architects.


Job Responsibilities:

Program design, coding, testing, debugging, and documentation.
Recommend and utilize the appropriate programming language for each component or workload based upon performance requirements, supportability, integration with existing components, maintainability, and other selection criteria deemed applicable.
Review current systems and analyze business functions or processes to understand the needs for which applications are being designed.
Recommend system capabilities and objectives for assigned projects based upon.
Conducting code quality assurance reviews.
Manage large scale development efforts, including serving as the technical lead of other development teams.
Develop all components and services using industry best practices such as test driven development, centralized source code management, code reviews, and automated testing.
Utilize continuous integration / continuous deployment (CI/CD) workflows to the maximum extent possible for all published components.
Produce DevOps best practice templates and guides to serve as examples to other development teams interested in transitioning to DevSecOps development workflows.
Provide assistance with the creation and maintenance of trusted computing components, such as operating system images, application templates, platform as a service infrastructure, etc.
Provide subject matter expertise during the review of potential technologies proposed for integration with the environment.
Document development efforts using a combination of code comments, project issue tracking, change requests, and formal documentation.

Ensure that software deployments minimally impact production workloads running in production environments. All developed components should be produced in accordance with industry best practices for high availability environments.

Perform analysis and tests, as needed, to aid the design process and to document the end item business functionality and system performance requirements.


Skills and Experience:

Agile software design experience and be able to create/consume stories within a sprint structure.

Experience serving as the engineer of complex technology implementations in a web service centric environment preferred.

Experience with containerization technologies (e.g., LXC, Docker, Rocket) preferred.

Advanced knowledge and implementation experience with the Atlassian Suite.

Experience with automation/configuration management using Chef, Puppet, Ansible, or similar preferred.


Position Requirements:

6-8 years of relevant experience

Bachelor's Degree (minimum)

10+ Years' Experience as Software Developer

Top Secret Clearance


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




Nearest Major Market: Pocatello
Nearest Secondary Market: Idaho

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