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Chenega Corporation Junior Software Developer in Chantilly, Virginia


NJVC is currently looking for a Junior Software Developer to join our growing team.


  • Develop, maintain, and enhance complex and diverse software systems (e.g., processing-intensive analytics, novel algorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, real-time systems, business management information systems) based upon documented requirements.

  • Lead and facilitate teams toward their delivery objectives and help build high-performing, self-managing teams.

  • Provide visibility into progress and impediments.

  • Support flexible software and development, requirements analysis, process execution and evaluation, selection and evaluation of COTS/GOTS tools, and integration (both new and legacy systems).

  • Interact continuously with customers and development team members to gather and refine requirements and ensure effective communication and implementation.

  • Analyze and study customer requirements to determine the most effective software and other technologies to satisfy their needs.

  • Design, create, test, and maintain software, applications, and content solutions to satisfy customer requirements.

  • Build quality into the product using test-early, build-small, automated testing, and balanced scope, to stay on schedule.

  • Follow a formal design process using formal user input, diagrams, and other accepted design techniques.

  • Adhere to standards, laws, and established guidelines for the development and delivery of software, applications, and content solutions (e.g., software reuse, modifiable, efficient, reliable, understandable, fault-tolerant).

  • Coordinate creation and collection of necessary technology components and integrate them into a coherent design.

  • Design and develop visually pleasing, content-rich, user-friendly interfaces with intuitive navigation.

  • Develop and maintain software, application, and content solution documentation to assist with software and application maintenance, enhancement, training, and releases.

  • Provide software process management and configuration management throughout the software development life cycle.

  • SW development in a hybrid cloud environment.

  • Use the following tools: GitLab, Service +, Git Repositories, JIRA, and Confluence.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or GED and 1.5+ years experience in a related field

  • Experience with the following:

  • Java

  • C

  • C++ JavaScript

  • Python

  • SW development experience with building unclassified, integrating, testing, and deploying classified environments on multiple security domains

  • SW development experience with integration and deployment of multiple baselines to support internal and Test Organization (IV&V) testing, resolving DRs (Pri 1 and 2), and incorporating fixes in a quick and timely manner

  • Background check required

  • The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to obtain TS/SCI clearance

  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS) (Certification Plus)

  • Ability to work in a DevSecOps environment

  • Knowledge of CI/CD experience

  • Ability to work independently and yet be effective within a team setting

  • Must be capable of managing multiple efforts with time-related constraints in a fast-paced contracting environment

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with diverse internal and external stakeholder groups and individuals

  • Friendly presence, helpful attitude, good interpersonal skills, and ability to work well with others

  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and other Office applications

  • Experience working in a home office setting as well as the ability to train end-users on frequently asked technical issues

  • Ability to provide technical assistance and support over the phone with good phone skills and a professional demeanor

  • Previous customer service experience strongly desired

  • Good problem-solving skills with the ability to visualize a problem or situation and think abstractly to solve it


Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

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