Job Locations US-VA-McLean
Job ID
Posted Date
# of Openings
Information Technology
Work Authorization
US Citizens, preferred
Contract - W2


VariQ offers exciting and challenging opportunities in the Technology field! We are looking for a Developer to support the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) an agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS).


Additional Information:

  • Location: McLean, VA
  • Salary: Dependent upon experience
  • Available: within 2 weeks


Functional Responsibility

Design and implement full stack cloud solutions to include IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS.  Design and deploy computing infrastructure, physical or virtual machines and other resources like virtual-machine disk image library, block and file-based storage, firewalls, load balancers, IP addresses, virtual local area networks.  Implement cloud-based platform services such as AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Windows Azure Cloud Services, Heroku,, Google App Engine, Apache Stratos, Puppet, Chef or similar cloud based PaaS services.  Implement cloud-based software as services offerings such as Amazon, Google Apps, Microsoft Azure, Microsoft Office 365 and similar enterprise SaaS offerings.  Perform DevOps functions.  May serve in a project oversight role as the technical or project lead due to the broad technical knowledge of Cloud solutions.  This applies to Public, Private, and Hybrid Cloud-based IT system deployments.


Minimum / General Experience

  • 4 years of experience in networking, server virtualization, object-oriented programming, software development, software configuration, software installation, or Cloud transition.


Desired Skills / Experience

  • DevOps


Technical Knowledge

  • Angular (typescript), React (typescript) or NodeJS
  • Java with Spring MVC/REST/Data/Boot, Junit and JPA
  • Docker, Docker Compose, Git, Jenkins, Java Applications servers (Tomcat/Jboss/etc)
  • SQL and NoSQL DB
  • Gradle or Maven
  • Agile Development
  • Others: Liquibase, Elastisearch, Flyway, Solr/Lucene, Cucumber


Minimum Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology (IT), Engineering, or related discipline or substitute 4 years’ experience involving cloud-based architecture or implementation.  Obtaining and maintaining an industry-recognized applicable Cloud Computing vendor certification can be substituted for a BS Degree.



  • This job description is not designed to cover a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities are subject to change at any time. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.


  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these functions.
  • While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate. 


  • All duties and responsibilities are essential functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee will possess the skills, aptitudes, and abilities to perform each duty proficiently. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an “at will” relationship.


VariQ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected class. We consider diversity and inclusiveness to be core to our culture, and central to our commitment to fostering an empowering and supportive workplace.


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