JavaScript Developer

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Industry Type: IT Sector
  • Industry Location: Fairfax
  • Experience: NA
  • No. of Positions: 1
  • Primary Skills: JavaScript Developer Micro API Architecture Linux Windows Interface Systems
  • Secondary Skills: Computer Development UX Testing Database IDE UNIX Software
  • Job Location: Fairfax, Virginia
  • Posted Date: Posted today
Job Description


Job Description:

Leidos is excited about our continued work with a Federal law enforcement agency. We are seeking a JavaScript Developer to work with JS and associated technologies such as Angular, React, Express, Redis, NginX. The position will be based out of Fairfax VA, to support the development as well as operations and maintenance of an array of DoJ applications being migrated from their current platform into Node JS / Micro-services Containerized architecture. In addition to the core Node JS technical skills candidates must be also possess expertise in containerization using Docker and orchestration using Swarm or Kubernetes, API development, Micro-Services Architecture as well as DevSecOps and CI/CD. Further successful candidates should feel comfortable working on both Linux and Windows development environments. Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills as well as documentation skills and perform with minimal supervision.

Tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Interface with team leads, project managers and customers to solicit and document development requirements.
  • Develop effective prototypes using industry standard software, creating functional wireframes and operational mockup screens.
  • Develop and unit test user interface components using test driven development principals.
  • Work on organizing components into epics, user stories and tasks with the ability to deliver independent small modules.
  • Review and recommend best practices in design development and implementation.
  • Maintain deliverable schedules.
  • Generate operations and system design documentation.
  • Generate weekly status reports.


  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related field form and accredited university.
  • 5+ years of experience with the following:
    • Node JS (and associated technologies such as Angular, React, Express, Redis, NginX)
    • NPM / YARN
    • Docker / Docker Compose / Docker Swarm / Kubernetes
    • Micro-services architecture
    • API Development
    • UX/UI development
    • Testing frameworks like Jasmine
    • Database Integration such as Redis, SQLServer.
  • Experience with Source control TFS, Azure DevOps and/or Git
  • Experience with agile development methodologies.
  • Experience with vulnerability remediation.
  • Experience using an IDE like Visual Studio Code, on both UNIX and Windows.

Candidates must possess secret clearance.

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