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1633 - Staff SME Software Developer

North East Chicago, Illinois
US Citizenship


We are seeking a motivated professional to join our team as a Staff Subject Matter Expert Tier 3 Service Desk Software Developer in the Apps Branch on Team “MIRS 1.1.” This position is in support of a recent award / United States Military Entrance Processing Command, (MEPCOM). This position is/will be in Northern Chicago, Illinois

  • Provides T-3 troubleshooting and software development/support for the MIRS 1.1 Application
  • Provides expertise and direction in the development and/or modification of computer-based scientific, technical, and business software systems
  • Uses expertise to design develop, code, test, and debug software
  • Develop, Design, engineer, evaluate, and test, configuration management procedures, statistical analysis and modeling
  • Works with users to define existing or new system scope and objectives
  • Provides analytical support and technical advice during the conceptualization, development, and implementation phases
  • Plans and schedules new applications systems projects with user, systems software, and computer center operations personnel, including the identification of objectives, time frames, costs, and manpower requirements
  • Performs tasks necessary to ensure the identification and documentation of hazards within software systems using various analysis tools and techniques
  • Reviews and evaluates systems and software for adherence to government or commercial directives, standards, guidelines, and criteria concerning software safety and systems safety
  • Confirms design mitigations are captured in the design and its documentation and verifies implementation


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Programming, or related discipline. May consider 6 additional years of experience in lieu of degree.
  • Minimum 14 years of experience in software development in a AWS environment
  • Experience as a Systems Analyst and software application developer
  • Current IAT Level II certification (CompTIA Security + CE, CCNA Security, SSCP, GSEC)
  • One additional (current) certification from the following: (AWS Certified Developer, AWS Certified DevOPs Engineer, AWS Cloud Practitioner, AWS Solution Architect)
  • Experience with the following languages (JAVA, JAVA Script, Python, and Ruby)
  • Knowledge and experience with AWS and/or Azure cloud technologies
  • Ability to pass a customer-initiated background investigation


  • Master’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or related discipline
  • Experience in computer and information system application development, sustainment, maintenance, and modernization
  • Experience supporting a DoD customer’s Information Technology Cloud environment
  • Additional current CompTIA or other professional certifications in addition to the basic requirements. Includes AWS/MS cloud certifications
  • Knowledge and experience with modernizing systems and migration of Applications, and Databases to the Cloud


  • US Citizenship with the ability to obtain a Top Secret Security Clearance.