Sanford Federal, Inc. (SANFORD) headquartered in Stafford, VA., is a premier, Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business that provides federal professional services, primarily engaged in providing advanced information technology, cyber security, management systems support, as well as business and infrastructure management services.
We are among the most innovative, respected and ethical providers of technology solutions to the United States government. Our mission is to provide superior-quality, innovative, information technology solutions that help federal agencies best aid, serve and protect the American people.
we are seeking a User Interface Developer with an active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility to support a position on a contract located in the Washington, DC area supporting Federal customer. The candidate will serve as a Junior User Interface Developer providing the below described services.
Duties and responsibilities : Presentation layer UI development and prototyping synthesizing visual, motion, input and interaction design across a diverse and rapidly evolving technology ecosys
Contribute technical expertise throughout all stages of product design and development, conceptual design, visual design language and motion personality, input language, UI platform and tools maturity, prototyping and production
Implementation of accessible UI
Ownership of quality standards, process, schedule, costing, resources and deliverables
Offer alternatives when technology constraints require design compromises
Help develop and refine UI pattern libraries and interaction guidelines
Utilization of responsive design and emerging coding and design practices
Bring a multi-disciplinary point of view of product design to the conversation
Synthesizing requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and facilitate engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines.
Designing/developing web, software, mobile apps, prototypes, proofs of concepts (POC's), and production ready pilots.
100% hands-on coding
Resolve defects/bugs during QA testing, preproduction, production, and post-release patches
Will integrate with consumable security services, driving adoption of 24X7 proactive security monitoring on all TIO environments and systems, while integrating compliance operations
Articulate technical challenges and solutions.
Dealing well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly.
Work cross-functionally with various FBI teams: product management, QA/QE, various technical and operational divisions to drive forward results
Contribute to the design and architecture of the projects within the TIO's portfolio
Experience with Agile Development, SCRUM, or Extreme Programming methodologies
3+ years' experience developing web, software, or mobile applications
1-2+ years' experience developing prototypes at the right level of fidelity for each phase of development, from startup through launch and beyond.
Certified - AWS Solutions Architect or 1-year experience in role Â· Experience with AWS, CI/CD, and containerization (Cloud formation, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon S3, Amazon EC2, Amazon Redshift, automation tools, Linux, Docker, chef or puppet, etcâ€¦)
Strong experience in any of the following Object- Oriented Languages (OOD):
Experience with the entire Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Â· 1+ years' experience with web services (consuming or creating) with REST or SOAP
Solid communication skills: Demonstrated ability to explain complex technical issues to both technical and non- technical audiences
Expertise in software processes, web services, multi-tiered systems, and enterprise application integration.
Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases.
Experience with unit testing & Test- Driven Development (TDD) 5+ years of work experience on web or device applications
Excel in the implementation, production, and shipment of highly-polished user interfaces
Experience with any CSS tools (SASS, PostCSS, LESS, etc.)
Familiar with server-side technologies such as Node.js or .NET
Experience building responsive and mobile-first applications
Exposure to RESTful APIs and familiarity with industry best practices
Familiar with unit testing libraries like Jasmine, Mocha, etc.
Familiar with version control systems (Git, TFS, etc.)
Experience developing, maintaining, and innovating large scale, consumer facing web or mobile applications
Experience with social, mobile, cloud/SaaS, big data, or analytics
Familiar with the development challenges inherent with highly scalable and available web applications
Experience with open source technologies (if no practical work experience w/ Big Data, or cutting- edge front-end technologyâ€”you're prototyping and/or researching the up and coming technology and solutions Experience with various, modern web frameworks
Ability to create and assess design solutions based on user goals and key scenarios
Problem solving, creative, and communication skills
Demonstrated ability to work effectively cross functionally with other teams (Engineering, Program Management & Marketing)
Strong collaboration influencing skills, proven ability to lead and inspire
An ability to work through ambiguity and multiple priorities
Have a passion for quality, innovation, and world-class design Experience with multiple devices and platforms (e.g. cross browser, tablet, smart phone)
Understanding of front-end performance characteristics
Experience with SPA (Single Page Application) development
Knowledge of localization techniques for the web
Strong understanding of software best-practices including familiarity with SOLID and DRY coding principles
Experience with Open Source software, and an appreciation for contributions is a plus
Experience with UI automation testing and integration tests is a big plusExperience with cross-platform mobile development such as React Native, React, Xamarin, Ionic, PhoneGap, etc i a plus. Online portfolio (public github or similar is a plus)
: Bachelor's degree or equal number of years experience may be substitutedRequired Qualifications
:Top Secret with SCI eligibility
Why Sanford Federal?
You can take pride in working for a company dedicated to serving our government by providing the best, most cost-effective solutions for the US Government. Our work helps the US Government secure our nation, support the efforts of our military and intelligence communities, and provide lifesaving medical services to our soldiers, vets, and their families.
Please submit your most up-to-date resume. Please be sure to highlight your relevant experience.
Sanford Federal is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply.