Acclaim Technical Services is looking for a Ruby on Rails in Herndon – Apply Here!
Acclaim Technical Services, founded in 2000, is a leading language and intelligence services company supporting a wide range of U.S.
Federal agencies. We are an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) company, which is uncommon within our business sector.
We see this as a significant strength, and it shows:
ATS is consistently ranked as a top workplace among DC area firms and continues to grow.
We are actively hiring a Ruby on Rails Developer to join our Mission Technology & Solutions Division working in Herndon, VA.
Our Software Developer position requires the ability to design, develop, troubleshoot, and debug complex software applications. The candidate must be passionate about programming, passionate about quality, and enjoy communicating and working with end-users. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must. RESPONSIBILITIES Work as a member of a cross-functional team to develop new web-based modules using Ruby on Rails to create API code creating an end-to-end connection between a PostgreSQL database and an AngularJS UITake loosely defined specs, work with our team to define them, and help us establish milestonesCreate and enhance existing API code baseSuccessfully interact with product owners, software testers, other developers, program management, and system architect on a daily basis to produce high quality results in a timely fashionRemain current on web development techniquesSuggest new tools and methods to improve development efficiencyREQUIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE Must possess an active TS/SCI clearance with polygraphProfessional experience developing Ruby API codeHands-on experience with a cloud services provider such as AWSStrong communication skills Experience working in Agile, SAFe, and Scrum environmentsBachelor’s Degree in a Technical field (i.e. Information Technology, Information Systems, Computer Science)