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Senior Ruby on Rails Application Developer

Washington, DC 20004
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Civilian, State and Local

Perspectas Civilian, State and Local segment partners with the U.S. Federal Civilian State and Local governments to provide infrastructure services, business solutions, and digital transformation services that help them achieve policy objectives and integrate citizen-centric services.

Responsibilities

Seeking a Senior Ruby on Rails Application Developer to be responsible for development, testing, and maintenance of applications utilizing Ruby on Rails and related technologies. While a member of a larger team, the candidate is expected to build, test, and deploy applications, enhancements or microservices for existing applications on their own. Candidate will be required to create and execute SQL queries to verify data and troubleshoot issues. Candidate will also be responsible for assisting with the development of software technical documentation including requirements specifications, design documents, and test plans. The Senior Developer will lead technical and architectural workshops and design sessions, as well as lead and mentor other developers.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
  • Provide support for the full life cycle of software product development
  • Perform prototyping, system analysis, development, fielding, and maintenance of systems
  • Develop, code, test, and debug new software or enhancements to existing software
  • Evaluate new software products and technologies, and provide recommendations to enhance existing systems
  • Conduct software testing to ensure satisfaction of application development requirements
  • Support software quality assurance and configuration management activities
  • Document software procedures and develop software reports, plans, and products, such as software development plans, software requirements specifications, software design documents, software development files, source code, version description documents, and test plans

Qualifications

Required

  • Masters Degree or 15+ years of experience in the software development field
  • Demonstrated experience with Ruby as a programming platform to develop multi-tier web-based applications
  • Experience working within proper Software Configuration Management (SCM) processes, utilizing source code control, and change management software is highly desired
  • Understanding of Ruby Best Practices
  • Mentor and lead other developer teammates on best practices and coding standards
  • Strong SQL coding background; understanding of SQL statement optimization/tuning
  • Demonstrated experience with front-end web development (JavaScript, JQuery)
  • Experience with developing APIs and Microservices
  • Experience working in Agile and Kanban environments
  • GIS functionality experience
  • Experience with Sublime Text, Atom, Bootstrap, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript
  • Infrastructure experience: AWS, Red Hat Linux, CentOS, Ubuntu, Apache, Chef
  • Version control experience: Git, Github
  • Requirements management experience: Leankit
  • Testing tool experience: Cucumber, Brakeman, RSpec
  • U.S. Citizenship required
  • Must be able to pass a Federal background investigation

Preferred

  • Certification: Certified Scrum Developer (CSD)

About Perspecta

What matters to our nation, is what matters to us. At Perspecta, everything we do, from conducting innovative research to cultivating strong relationships, supports one imperative: ensuring that your work succeeds. Our company was formed to bring a broad array of capabilities to all parts of the public sectorfrom investigative services and IT strategy to systems work and next-generation engineering.

Our promise is simple: never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. And with a workforce of approximately 14,000, more than 48 percent of which is cleared, we have been trusted to just that, as a partner of choice across the entire sector.

Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories.

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PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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Posted: 2020-05-26 Expires: 2020-06-27

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We have the expertise and experience not only to devise solutions, but to execute on them successfully.

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