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Junior Software Engineer in Alexandria, VA at Unisys Federal Systems

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

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Job Description

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Junior Software Developer to join our team in Alexandria, VA to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.

In this role, the candidate will provide software development and testing services for the design, development, and delivery of a J2EE/Java prototype system supporting our client’s enterprise modernization initiative. The candidate will provide Java application development and will work with other software developers supporting user interface (UI), web service, and data layers. The candidate will work software developers to create a web-based application and supporting modules to ingest, processes, and persist data for internal use and external publication. The candidate will use J2EE framework, Java, design and architecture patterns, SOAP, and RESTful web services in an integrated Unix/Linux, Celerra/SIMS Server, JBoss/Tomcat middleware environment. The candidate should have knowledge and experience with Hibernate, Spring, and web service implementation. The candidate should have experience with standard data formats such as JSON, HTML, and XML. The candidate should have experience using development tools such as Eclipse, CA Agile Central (Rally), Jenkins, Maven, Subversion, Canary or other Continuous Integration pipeline tools. The candidate should have experience planning and executing software tests using tools such as Selenium, LoadRunner, JUnit, JMeter, and Mockito.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Software design and development
• Software integration and implementation
• Software testing planning and execution
• Software troubleshooting and bug fixing
• Software deployment and production support


• Minimum of 3 – 4 years of related experience
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field
• Proficiency in one or more of the following technical areas:
  o J2EE\Java
  o RESTful web services
  o SOAP
  o Hibernate
  o Spring
  o JavaScript, AngularJS, JSP, or JQuery
  o AppDynamics
  o HP SiteScope
  o Agile Software Development
  o Test Driven Development
  o Software testing
  o Deployment and Production support
• Desired experience in one or more of the following areas:
  o Oracle RDBMS
  o Role Based Access Control
  o CloudForms Management Engine
  o VMware
  o Dell EMC network storage

About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.

Req ID = 2018-4422