Principal Java Software Engineer
Location/City : MA - Cambridge
Area Code : 617
Job Type : 1: Full Time
Id : 23412
23412 Principal Java Software Engineer Digital Forensics Cambridge, MAOur client has an opening in their digital forensics group in Cambridge, MA to lead a project that builds open source software to support digital investigations. This is a unique opportunity to get a leadership position building software based on open source applications that are used by thousands of digital investigators worldwide.In this position, you will be the technical lead, which requires you to design and build multi-threaded backend code, user interfaces, and frameworks. You will also be responsible for basic project management to ensure we are on schedule and create periodic status reports.Our ideal candidate is one who has a strong architecture background, has built complex systems in the past, and still loves coding. If you re looking to get involved with an open source project, dive into engineering problems, and make a difference, then we want to talk to you.This is a full-time position and requires US citizenship.ResponsibilitiesLeader of agile development team and responsible for creating and defining tasks.
Primary developer for a multi-year contract.
Mentor more junior engineers.
Develop new features and fix bugs in the back-end or interface of the software.
Participate in public forums and lists regarding the open source projects.QualificationsMasters or Bachelors in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent.
6-10 years of professional programming experience
6+ years of Java experience.
3+ years of Java Swing or FX experience.
3+ years of scripting experience.
Strong Object-oriented design skills.
Experience managing team or solo projects.
Good time management and ability to estimate size of projects.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Interest in digital forensics, cyber security, and distributed systems.
UI experience a plus.
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