Careers

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We are happy to offer a flexible work schedule, family-friendly leave policies, opportunities to grow, health insurance, stock options, and more.

If you are interested in working with our dynamic team, please forward your resume to jobs@candasolutions.com

Designs and develops new software products or major enhancements to existing software. Troubleshoots production problems related to software applications. Researches, tests, builds, and coordinates the conversion and/or integration of new products based on client requirements. Consults with project teams and end users to identify application requirements. All candidates must be a U.S. citizen, pass the Government client’s Background Investigation as well as obtain a Public Trust clearance. Work must be performed onsite. Location: Washington, DC

Required SkillsSenior .NET Developer needed with 7 – 10 years of work experience in development using Microsoft .NET, Web services, and XML following an Agile methodology (SCRUM)

  • Creating and tracking user stories; sizing story points
  • Experience using Microsoft Visual Studio, TFS
  • Advanced understanding of Oracle, experience with complex SQL queries and stored procedures
  • HTML5, CSS3, .NET 4.5, MVC, Bootstrap, JQuery, JavaScript, Kendo UI, Entity Framework
  • Excellent understanding of database design, data modeling concepts, and experience with data migration
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • An active clearance is a plus
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• At least 8 years of experience
• OO Design and Development
• Java Development using J2EE, JSP, EJB, Servlets, Struts
• SOAP, XML, Web Services
• Ant
• Database experience using Oracle, mySQL or SQL Server
• Unix / Linux
• Application servers such as JBoss, Weblogic or WebSphere
• Agile Software Development Practices
• Excellent communication and writing skills
• Experience using software development best practices
• US Citizen
• TSA or DHS experience is a plus
• Secret Clearance or higher is a plus
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• At least 5 years of .NET Experience, C# preferably
• Expert C# or VB.net understanding
• Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, ability to handle diverse situations, multiple projects and rapidly changing priorities.
• Experience with the most phases of software systems programming applications, and may require instruction and guidance in other phases
• Ability to communicate with clients at all levels
• Must be a self-starter who is experienced with both small and large teams
• Possess self-motivation and attention to detail and accuracy
• Strong written and verbal communications skills
• US Citizen is a must
• DHS experience is a plus
• Secret Clearance is a plus
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This position will be based in Annapolis Junction, MD

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Responsibilities

  • Review and analyze all system artifacts for accuracy, completeness, in support of an authorization to operate (ATO) requests.
  • Conduct audits of completed remediation packages for Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&M) for completeness and compliance
  • Draft document review and feedback on application of security and privacy requirements (eg. technical review board (TRB), review of SPs, RA’s, contingency plan, POA&M reports).
  • Determine the impact of new technology or policy (e.g., CDM technologies, anomaly based tools, virtual environments, etc.) on the TSA information security program
  • Where requested, conduct meetings, including preparing, documenting, and recording minutes
  • Recommend, develop, and maintain monthly, quarterly, and annual Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) reporting documents in TSA’s required format.
  • Maintain and leverage existing Security scan tools and techniques including:
    • Tenable Security Center
    • Nessus
    • DbProtect
    • AppScan Enterprise (including white and black box testing)
    • Venafi
    • RedSeal
    • Burp Suite Pro.
  • Support implementation of new Security scan tools and techniques as necessary.
  • Prepare responses to federal ad hoc reporting requirements. The contractor shall provide to TSA an accomplishment report of Ad hoc Security Engineering services provided (Deliverable #4).
  • Prepare FISMA Reporting documents quarterly and annually.
  • Report on FISMA Inventory and provide POA&M reports monthly.
  • Develop alternatives of system designs and/or architectures which consider trade-offs between security requirements, functional/operational requirements and cost.
  • Determine the impact of new or changing applicable federal policy changes.
  • Determine the impact of new or revised legislation and regulations (OMB, HIPAA, FISCAM, etc.).
  • Provide security engineering subject matter expertise in coordination with Enterprise Architecture and Technical Review Board to conduct technical review board program planning reviews related to future enterprise architecture updates and proposed information security mechanisms

Qualifications

  • Active Secret Clearance
  • Possesses and applies expertise on multiple complex work assignments which are broad in nature, requiring originality and innovation in determining how to accomplish tasks.
  • Has the ability to apply a comprehensive knowledge across key tasks and high impact assignments.
  • Plans and leads major technology assignments.
  • Evaluates performance results and recommends major changes affecting short-term project growth and success.
  • Functions as a technical expert across multiple project assignments. May supervise others. 
  • Associate’s Degree  Certification Information Systems Security Professional active (CISSP) 
  • 5 years of experience
  • The following experience is preferred, but not required:
    • Security Development lifecycle management;
    • Experience with a variety of Programming Languages including Java, PHP, C, .NET;
    • Experience with various Operating Systems including Windows, Linux and Unix. Network+, CCNA, Linux+, CEH, ECSA, OSCP.

• Database Design and Architecture
• Erwin or Embarcadero
• Logical / Physical Modeling
• Data Warehouse experience is a plus
• Database Administration experience using Oracle, mySQL or SQL Server
• Unix / Linux, Windows
• Agile Software Development Practices
• Excellent communication and writing skills
• Experience using software development best practices
• US Citizen.
• TSA or DHS experience is a plus
• Secret Clearance or higher is a plus
No recruiters

• Working knowledge of tools such as QTP / Winrunner, Loadrunner, Selenium, Cucumber
• Analyzing requirements and automating the test cases in product-development environment
• Identify areas of QC for each product that can be automated
• Help define and maintain common automation libraries, conventions, best practices, etc.
• Evaluate/procure automated tools for testing
• Excellent diagnostic and troubleshooting skills, problem-solving
• Independently design, code and validate the test case automation without compromise on quality and schedule
• Ensures adherence to process, tools and metrics standards within the project team
• Highly efficient in creating & modifying test scripts using Automated Test Tools
• At least 3 years of hands-on experience in Test Scripting
• Self-motivated, self-starter, require minimal guidance
• Excellent verbal & written communication and presentation skills
• BA/BS and/or equivalent experience
• US Citizen
• Secret Clearance or higher is a plus
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This position will be based in Washington, D.C. and supports mission operations in support of one of the most dynamic and vital mission environments supporting our nation’s critical assets.

Candidates applying for this position must be motivated, creative, and able to work collaboratively across a wide spectrum of mission and technical personnel and technology.

Candidates applying to this program should have experience in military, intelligence, law enforcement, or other similar mission critical environments.

Candidates should be trustworthy, dependable, and capable of functioning effectively in a high-tempo environment where the candidate is part of a larger, integrated team of multi-functional professionals focused on mission accomplishment.

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Responsibilities

• Perform daily system checks on voice, video display server, video teleconferencing, information technology, and the radio communications systems.
• Operate, administer, troubleshoot and resolve technical issues relating to outages or system operation to include:

  • Radio equipment, secure telephones, video communications systems, video-wall display units, desktop computers and printers, and other ancillary technical equipment and components.
  • Systems administration and provisioning of Microsoft Operating Systems, Microsoft Office applications, third-party COTS products (e.g., Adobe, Internet Explorer, JAVA, etc.), Active Directory administration, and other Tier I and II systems administration functions.
  • Performing end-user and desk-side support to mission operations staff, executives, and other operations center staff.
  • Tracking and managing all problems and issues from identification through resolution, including pro-active inquiries, ticket management, and interfacing and collaborating with Tier II and Tier III technical experts, both Government and Contractor staff, to troubleshoot and resolve any technical issues.
  • Maintaining certifications and continually learning about new technologies, techniques, and procedures to stay abreast of leading technologies and aligning with enterprise-level modernization efforts.

Qualifications

• An active Top Secret Clearance is required.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience
• 15+ years of IT experience is required
• Experience in mission critical, 24×7 operational environments
• Strong written and verbal communications skills and the ability to interact with people at all levels are required
• A calm, professional attitude regarding attention to detail and customer service and excellent organizational skills are required
• The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements to access sensitive information, which requires US citizenship.
• Experience or Certifications with the following technology: Motorola LMR devices and Radio over IP consoles, Cisco network and VTC devices, Juniper network devices, Planar displays, Miscrosoft OS/Office, VIPER and STE phones, Microsoft SCCM, SolarWinds, Netcool, Netbrain, and other technologies.