Do you want to accelerate your career growth and apply your passion and expertise to solve problems of national importance? Then we have the job for you! Applied Research Associates, Inc. (ARA) Southeast Division in Raleigh, NC is seeking a Senior Back-End Developer. In this position, you will have the opportunity to achieve your personal and professional goals in a stable environment that emphasizes and rewards the entrepreneurial spirit.
You will be a key member of ARA supporting multiple teams developing enterprise technologies to aid real-world planning operations for the defense and homeland security communities. As a valued member of our team your responsibilities will include:
- Building intuitive, interactive, and flexible software that addresses complex problems
- Working with customers to elicit and understand requirements
- Working closely with a collaborative team making your team player personality and excellent written/oral communication skills essential
Senior Back-End Developer Required Technologies and Skills:
Successful candidates will possess an extensive background in 1 or more of the following technologies as well as demonstrate and strong desire to learn 1 or more of these skill sets:
- Mastery of Java, C#, and/or Python
- Modern web application frameworks, including Spring, Django, J2EE
- Server technologies including Tomcat and/or nginx
- Other technologies including JDBC, JMS, Kafka, Swagger
Due to the work you will perform and interactions with Intelligence Community, DHS, and DoD programs, you will need to be a US citizen and eligible to obtain a DoD Security Clearance. Selected applicants will undergo a security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements at the time of employment.
Senior Back-End Developer Required Education and/or Experience?
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science along with 7-9 years of related experience OR 13-15 years of experience in lieu of a degree.
Applied Research Associates, Inc. (aka ARA) is an employee-owned international research and engineering company known for providing technically superior solutions to complex and challenging problems in the physical sciences. We were founded in Albuquerque, NM in 1979 as the disco era was, thankfully, closing out and the personal computer era was beginning. We employ over 1,500 professionals and continue to grow. ARA offices throughout the U.S. and Canada provide a broad range of technical expertise in defense, civil, and health technologies, computer software and simulation, systems analysis, environmental technologies, and testing and measurement.
ARA also prides ourselves on having a challenging culture where innovation & experimentation are the norm. At ARA, employees are our greatest assets, so we give our employees the tools, training, and opportunities to take active roles as owners. The motto, “Engineering and Science for Fun and Profit” sums up the ARA experience. The company realizes employee ownership spawns greater creativity and initiative along with higher performance and customer satisfaction levels. We are also very proud of our Women’s Initiative Network (WIN) whose purpose is to motivate, support, and encourage professional career development for women to maximize career and professional accomplishments.
To find out more about Southeast Division visit our website at: https://www.ara.com/raleigh/