• Applications Developer – Java or Ruby on Rails (Level I)

    Job Locations US-MD
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
    Public Trust
    Work Authorization
    US Citizens, preferred
  • Overview

    VariQ has an exciting opportunity for a highly qualified Applications Developer – Java or Ruby on Rails (Level I) to support the US Citizenship and Immigration Services - Verification Information System (USCIS–VIS) effort in Rockville, MD.


    Additional Information:

    • Location: 2600 Tower Oaks Blvd Rockville MD
    • Salary: Dependent upon experience
    • Security Clearance: ability to attain a public trust clearance required
    • Available: within 30 days


    Responsibilities and Tasks:


    1. Develops, enhances, and maintains an enterprise application software in an agile development environment
    2. Analyzes client requirements and designs solution using security and software best practices
    3. Documents software architecture and design
    4. Troubleshoots production problems related to software applications
    5. Performs and automates unit tests for developed software
    6. Assists in software and application design, development, enhancement, debugging, support, and testing
    7. Researches, tests, builds, and assists with the conversion or integration of new products based on client requirements
    8. Participates in development of software user manuals and technical reports



    • The ability to obtain and maintain a DHS/USCIS EOD Suitability Clearance
    • An Associate’s Degree or higher and/or 1+ years of experience in software development using Java or Ruby
    • Knowledge of software development lifecycle
    • Demonstrated knowledge or experience in software development best practices
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work in teams as well as independently



    Experience with:

    • Working in an Agile/Scrum environment
    • Java Spring or Ruby on Rails
    • Object Relational Mapping (ORM) frameworks
    • RESTful Web Services
    • XML and JSON
    • Responsive UI Web Designs
    • Relational database – Postgres or Oracle
    • Software revision control system


    VariQ is an equal opportunity employer.


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