Mid-Level Java developer (SCRUM) in Gaithersburg, MD at Volt

Date Posted: 10/19/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Duration:
    24 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $67.31/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is seeking mid-level Java Software Engineers to join agile feature development teams on our client’s Automated Flight Service Station (AFSS) program. The AFSS system is a 24/7/365 system that provides a range of flight services to 80,000 members of the General Aviation community. Multiple position are available in Ashburn, VA and Gaithersburg, MD. 

**Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain Public Trust clearance**

This position requires strong technical skills in order to participate in a multi-skilled, complex, technical team of individuals as a Scrum Team Member. Excellent communication, team participation and prioritization skills, as well as the ability to be flexible and responsive in a fast paced environment are needed. This position also requires software engineering skills in Design, Development, Documentation, Integration, Debugging and Testing. As a Scrum Team Member, you will be working in the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) Scrum processes, escalation and resolve impediments, and help drive program-level continuous improvement for this high profile Leidos program. You are expected to work effectively with other Team Members, coordinating with the Scrum Master, Product Owner, Systems Engineers, and other agile feature development teams.


  • Work with multiple feature development teams to meet both sprint and release commitments and milestones.
  • Contribute to the feature team's design, development, documentation and testing of enhancements to the system.  Leading technical solution development and assisting junior staff.
  • Participating fully in the Scrum team activities (Planning, Retrospective, & Review/Demo).
  • Resolve critical issues on the operational system when necessary.


  • Typically requires a Bachelors Degree in related field and 8 years of prior relevant professional experience or Masters in related field and 6 years of prior relevant professional experience.
  • Previous experience engaging stakeholders, contributors and technical resources to analyze user needs and resource limitations.
  • Professional experience using the following technologies: Java, J2EE, Spring Framework, JSP, AngularJS, Javascript, AJAX, Perl, Shell Scripting, SQL, Subversion, REST, SOAP. XML, RHEL 6 and 7.
  • Should have Agile experience/knowledge of key agile techniques including Kanban, Lean, XP, and Scrum.


  • Experience working at an organization using SAFe.
  • Experience on Air Traffic or working with Air Traffic Systems.
  • Experience using the Atlassian tools: JIRA, Crucible, Confluence, Bamboo; Ant; Gradle; Tomcat and VersionOne.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.