Criterion Systems

Software Developer

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

At Criterion Systems, we developed a different kind of businessa company whose real value is a reputation for excellence built upon the collective skills, talents, perspectives, and backgrounds of its people. Our differentiators: employee-owned Federal government IT services contractor founded in 2005; high employee retention rate because of excellent benefits and a focus on job flexibility and work/life balance; leadership team comprised of individuals who have successfully built and run businesses. We have grown our workforce each year for the past seven years with annual growth of at least 30% in the past four years! Our employees are the company’s most valuable assets. Are you ready to be appreciated?

Criterion is looking to hire a 100% remote Software Developer to be part of a team that supports a government customer. This person will provide Development support and O&M support for the USDA Forest Service WildLand Fire Decision Support System (WFDSS). WFDSS has a major GeoSpatial ArcGIS component which is totally integrated into the application. The main use of the ESRI ArcGIS software component is to support the WFDSS application’s fire behavior models (Short Term, Near Term, Basic, FSPro) which gives firefighters an accurate depiction of how the fires will behave in order to save lives and structures. Major inputs to these models include terrain models, vegetation models and weather data. Criterion maintains and updates over 30 geospatial data layers within the application. We utilize the following tools: ArcGIS Desktop Advanced 10.4, ArcCatalog 10.4 and ArcGIS License Manager 10.4. to interact with the geospatial data layers and the back-end Oracle 11G database. The application has over 10,000 users.

As a Software Developer your duties will include:

  • Maintain and update over 30 geospatial data layers within the application.
  • Monitor customer feedback and application health daily.
  • Utilize the following tools: ArcGIS Desktop Advanced 10.4, ArcCatalog 10.4 and ArcGIS License Manager 10.4. to interact with the geospatial data layers and the back- end Oracle 11G database.
  • Support the overall application which has over 10,000 users.
  • Deliver new releases and emergency code fixes as required.
  • Experience with defining site objectives by analyzing user requirements; envisioning system features and functionality.
  • Manage debugging and resolving issues in existing Java based systems
  • Ability to debug and resolve issues with SOAP based web service clients, and augmenting and supporting of multiple database schemas
  • Complete applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contributing to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms.
  • Support users by developing documentation and reports.
  • Utilize UNIX/LINUX and Windows systems
  • Update job knowledge by researching new Internet/intranet technologies and software products; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

Skill Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, or demonstrated 4 years’ recent equivalent experience, with a major in a field that provides substantial knowledge useful for managing IT requirements
  • Three (3)+ years of experience providing JAVA web based web applications JSF J2EE
  • Ability to work from home 100%

Clearance Requirement:

  • US Citizen
  • Ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with a mix of the following Tools: ArcGIS 10.4, GeoTools 10.8, JTS Topology Suite, Raphael.js
  • OpenLayers
  • Oracle

About the Company

Since 2005, Criterion has provided high-end information technology and systems integration services for many of our nation’s mission-critical environments. Criterion focuses on cybersecurity, IT infrastructure operations, systems engineering, and application development.

As an employee-owned company, all of Criterion’s personnel share a common interest in the company’s success. And from the CEO’s office to the front lines, our people understand that there is only one true measure of success: customer satisfaction. To us, customer satisfaction means more than just meeting performance requirements – it means understanding our customers’ missions, learning how our services enable mission success, and working shoulder-to-shoulder with our customers to ensure they are able to achieve their goals.

This is more than a job – it is a calling, and we stop at nothing to ensure our customers are able to execute their missions in support of the United States of America.

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