Company: 
USAID Office of Transition Initiatives
Deadline: 
May 8, 2012

The USAID/Office of Transition Initiatives (OTI) has opened a new position for a Software Engineer in Washington, D.C. This is a full-time Personal Services Contract (PSC) position at the GS-9/11/12 equivalent level. The position is open to U.S. citizens only due to security clearance requirements.

Applications for this position are due no later than May 8, 2012 at 5:00pm EDT.

For full information about this position, as well as instructions on how to apply, please visit www.globalcorps.com.

The USAID Office of Transition Initiatives (OTI) is the office within USAID that supports U.S. foreign policy objectives by helping local partners advance peace and democracy in priority countries in crisis. Seizing critical windows of opportunity, OTI works on the ground to provide fast, flexible, short-term assistance targeting key political transition and stabilization needs.

Submittals must be in accordance with the attached information at the place and time specified.

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Company: 
it-discovery,com

IT-Discovery (it-discovery.com) is in the business of practically applying information retrieval and machine learning technologies to the fields of eDiscovery and corporate governance. We are a profitable, well- funded startup company looking to make one or two critical software engineering hires. We use Java extensively throughout our application, using technologies such as Spring, Solr/Lucene, Hadoop, as well as homegrown proprietary machine learning algorithms.

We are in need of people that can contribute and lead one or more of the following components in our system:

-Tomcat/Spring MVC/MySQL web tier
-Solr/Lucene search backend
-Hadoop batch processing pipeline
-Groovy/Grails UI for batch processing pipeline
-Proprietary machine learning algorithms for text mining

Here are qualities we're seeking in a candidate:

You love technology: You're a life-long learner, not necessarily because you need to earn a paycheck, but simply because you think technology is cool. You're a tinkerer. You spend spare moments of your time thinking about how to build the better mouse trap. You get excited at the thought of using the latest technology to solve really big problems.
You get stuff done: You focus on practical, concrete solutions to business-driven engineering problems. You have a proven track record of quality and timely execution.
You thrive in a fast-paced startup environment: You're a generalist who's not afraid to try lots of different things. You like it when you are trusted to solve problems without the need to be micromanaged. You find satisfaction in being playing a critical role in the success of a business.

Skills & Requirements

-2+ years of software engineering experience
-A strong command of the Java language and object oriented design
-Experience with using any web application development stack (Java EE, LAMP, Ruby on Rails)
-Spring, Groovy, Grails
-Experience working in a UNIX/Linux environment
-SQL, MySQL or PostgreSQL
-Ruby, Python, or Lisp experience a plus
-Lucene, Hadoop, Nutch, or Amazon EC2 experience a big plus
-Experience with big data is a huge plus
-BS in Computer Science or equivalent a plus

Company: 
Sageworks Capital

Sageworks Capital is revolutionizing the way privately-held companies gain access to capital through our proprietary web platform. Sageworks Capital’s cloud-based platform allows private companies to increase their pool of prospective capital providers from beyond traditional banks to include private and institutional investors. Sageworks Capital is a newly-formed subsidiary of Sageworks, Inc. and is based in New York City.

Sageworks is a leading financial technology and information firm based in Raleigh, North Carolina (www.sageworksinc.com). Our patented, web-based technology rapidly analyzes financial information and uses artificial intelligence to aggregate and interpret financial data on privately-held companies. Thousands of accounting firms and financial institutions use
Sageworks’ software and financial data in their operations. We have been recognized by Inc. Magazine and Deloitte as one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the U.S. Sageworks has a deliberately unique environment and culture that is casual but extremely results-oriented. We hire assertive, directed individuals who are goal-oriented and are committed to our vision of changing how financial information is used by business people.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a highly motivated and skilled software developer to help us leverage and build upon
our core expert system. The position will require software development work in a fast-paced, intense
environment. Ideal candidates are developers who "live to code and code to live"; they must be passionate
about software development.

Responsibilities:

ñ Build, enhance, and maintain world-class web applications
ñ Conduct focus groups, develop product specifications, build prototypes, and write test plans
ñ Perform QA and bug fixing work during the training phase

Qualifications:

ñ Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
ñ Experience in web application development and Object-Oriented Design and Programming is required
ñ Experience with the following web technologies is preferred: ASP.NET, C#, SQL, VBA, Javascript,
HTML, CSS, XML
ñ Experience in delivering commercial strength software products used by thousands of users
ñ Excellent communication skills
ñ Strong attention to detail

We have a couple of full time opportunities for Application Developers, .Net Developers, Java and Web Developers. Please see the attachment for more information.

Company: 
Amazon

Job Description

Do you want to own cutting edge technology, solve new problems that didn’t exist before, and have the ability to see the impact of your successes?

Amazon is growing, and we need SDEs/SDETs who move fast, are capable of breaking down and solving complex problems, and have a strong will to get things done. SDEs/SDETs at Amazon work on real world problems on a global scale, own their systems end to end and influence the direction of our technology that impacts hundreds of millions customers around the world.

At Amazon an SDE/SDET can expect to design flexible and scalable solutions, and work on some of the most complex challenges in large-scale computing by utilizing your skills in data structures, algorithms, and object oriented programming. Coming to Amazon gives you the opportunity to work on a small development team in one of our many organizations; Amazon Web Services, ecommerce Services, Kindle, Marketplace, Operations, Platform Technologies and Retail.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering or related technical discipline
  • Must be currently enrolled in school or graduated within the last 12 months

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong, object-oriented design and coding skills (C/C++ and/or Java preferably on a UNIX or Linux platform)
  • Knowledge of Perl or other scripting languages a plus
  • Experience with distributed (multi-tiered) systems, algorithms, and relational databases
  • Experience in optimization mathematics (linear programming, nonlinear optimization)
  • Ability to effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions
  • Deal well with ambiguous/undefined problems; ability to think abstractly
  • Previous technical internship(s) preferred
  • Graduate degree a plus
Company: 
Columbia Capital

The Data Extraction and Development Analyst will be primarily responsible for developing tools to extract, manage and analyze data from publically available sources. This would take the form of screen scraping publicl facing websites for data and processing that data into a usable form for our analysts. We are still running as a lean start up (the check just cleared from our investors) and it is expected that team members will lend a hand on ad-hoc hand on projects as they come up.

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Company: 
LSI Recruiting

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Company: 
IBM

Join a leader. Consult with us. Help build a smarter planet!

At IBM Global Business Services Public Sector, we serve government, healthcare, education, and state and local clients through our Application Innovation Services (Application Development/Design & Systems Integration), Enterprise Applications (SAP & Oracle), Business Analytics & Optimization, Customer Relationship Management, Financial Management, Strategy & Innovation, Supply Chain Management, and Organization & People service lines. Through cutting edge service offerings, we deliver real business value by:

• Bringing together the world’s largest consulting practice with industry-leading research capability.
• Enriching business and government consulting with advanced research, analytics and technology.
• Establishing new, flexible and iterative approaches that only IBM can offer through our unique combination of skills, experience and capabilities.
• Leveraging proven roadmaps and frameworks we have developed across our 17 industries.
• Applying IBM's global expertise and local capabilities through our unique global delivery network combined with our teams in over 170 countries.
• Providing an integrated approach to business design and execution—turning strategies into actions.

These strengths, applied to business issues and opportunities, give our clients not only the ability to anticipate change, but also to take advantage of new possibilities.

Please read the attachment for more details.

Company: 
IBM

Join a leader. Consult with us. Help build a smarter planet!

At IBM Global Business Services Public Sector, we serve government, healthcare, education, and state and local clients through our Enterprise Applications (SAP & Oracle), Application Innovation Services, Business Analytics & Optimization, Customer Relationship Management, Financial Management, Strategy & Innovation, Supply Chain Management, and Organization & People service lines. Through cutting edge service offerings, we deliver real business value by:

• Bringing together the world’s largest consulting practice with industry-leading research capability.
• Enriching business and government consulting with advanced research, analytics and technology.
• Establishing new, flexible and iterative approaches that only IBM can offer through our unique combination of skills, experience and capabilities.
• Leveraging proven roadmaps and frameworks we have developed across our 17 industries.
• Applying IBM's global expertise and local capabilities through our unique global delivery network combined with our teams in over 170 countries.
• Providing an integrated approach to business design and execution—turning strategies into actions.

These strengths, applied to business issues and opportunities, give our clients not only the ability to anticipate change, but also to take advantage of new possibilities.

Please read the attachment for more details.

Qualifications: Website Design Experience, Knowledge of billing programs, Coding Experience

Compensation: Will be discussed upon acceptance of applicant

Description: We are looking to develop a website for Brew Crew DC. The goal for the website is to display the upcoming events, have online signup for the club, and be able to handle purchases for event tickets and membership. Along with developing the website we would also like to create a system for tracking member information.

Company: 
SupportSpace Inc

SupportSpace Inc. (US Headquarters - South San Francisco, CA), a leader in third party, remote IT technical support services, partners with and assists companies from Fortune 50 publicly traded corporations to mid-size businesses. We manage, support and solve computer system and high-tech device related issues for our partners and are one of the first companies to offer technical support virtually/remotely 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. SupportSpace’s website is: www.supportspace.com.
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Company: 
Pay2Park

Pay2Park is a new, GW student founded, not-for-profit organization (status pending) targeted toward improving alternative transportation infrastructures. The program acts as a driving disincentive program that partners with environmentally-conscious businesses that have their
own parking structures. Pay2Park installs simple, automated toll-collection units at the exits of these structures and collects a nominal fee that is donated to fund local projects like bike lanes, road-dieting, free bike service stations, etc.

We’re looking for an engineering student to help get the toll-collection units operational. This requires a knowledge of software programming and electrical engineering. Please click on this link to view the programming module: http://www.meitechnical.com/mei-files/files/access-public/documentation/...

Also, the system must be synchronized to a LED light displays so a working knowledge of circuitry is essential. The position is very part-time and unpaid. However, after the organization’s launch date, and the installation of the first several units, the position will become paid.

Company: 
BrightContext

BrightContext is a technology startup in the Washington, DC area that is reinventing what it means to watch TV with its web and mobile-based platform. We want someone who really wants to grow their career and will be a key contributor in a fast-growing early-stage company.

Position Requirements:
In order to be considered for this position you must:

• Be truly passionate about front-end development - and be the type of person that in their free time would end up building a Facebook-Google mashup in the morning, and spend the afternoon playing with the latest mobile web frameworks.

• Be a bona fide JavaScript expert with at least two years of experience where advanced JavaScript work was the primary focus.

• Have at least one year of experience with jQuery and be able to compare it to other frameworks like Dojo or MooTools or even Ext JS/Sencha.

• Be fluent in development best practices and produce tightly organized semantic HTML/HTML5 and CSS.

• Know what Comet is and be able to describe implementing web streaming vs. long polling.

• Know what MVC is and know the pros and cons of applying it to thick-client JavaScript development.

• Be knowledgeable of UX design principles and have a user-centered mindset in developing applications.

• Have experience optimizing web pages for high-traffic performance.

• Have at least dabbled in ActionScript/Flash.

• Be comfortable working in JSP.

• Possess a high level of intelligence, creativity, and energy.

• Enjoy hard work and pay relentless attention to detail.

• Have great communication skills.

• Be comfortable and effective working in a dynamic, informal entrepreneurial setting.

• Have a BS degree in something technical (IS,CS, Engineering).

Though not required, favorable consideration will be given to candidates that:

• Have built at least one mobile app, possibly with PhoneGap or also leveraging jQuery Mobile or jQTouch.

• Have visual/UX design experience and proficiency with tools such as Photoshop.

• Have television industry experience.

• Have worked for large Internet companies such as Facebook, Twitter or Google.

Company: 
CodeBroker

CodeBroker is seeking a detail oriented individual with proven technical skills, who has strong attention to detail. The individual must maintain a high standard of quality while working in a fast-paced environment and must be comfortable working to meet customer deadlines.
working under the strategic direction of the VP of Technology & Operation, the Software Development Engineer will support the technical aspects of implementations which includes defining the technical aspects of the implementation including newly requested functionality, configuration of the solution, and working with system interfaces and API's.
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Company: 
FOLIOfn

We are looking for a vital contributor to join a small team responsible for the design and development of a completely new and highly-sophisticated social media website. The position represents an unparalleled opportunity to join a team that will bring to market an innovative and disruptive form of social investing. This is a tremendous career opportunity for the right candidate to participate in a key initiative within a stable, growing company in a startup-like environment.

Company: 
FOLIOfn

FOLIOfn is presently searching for a Senior Web Developer
We are searching for candidates who will:
 Be a critical driving force.
 Help to define a great user experience.
 Work with an accomplished management, design, and technology team.
The ideal candidate will be a talented, hands-on Senior Web Developer who can thrive in a fun, fast-paced, casual, and challenging environment focused on user-centered, interactive design and development cycles.
The senior web developer will be a key player on a team that has full responsibility for the front-end of the website, including UE and content. This person will work with Designers, Product Development Managers, Engineers and Marketers in a development environment that is extremely collaborative.

Company: 
FOLIOfn

The Junior Web Developer will be responsible for production and publishing of content, website updates, website maintenance and individual projects as assigned by the Sr. Web Developer for a suite of websites and online marketing efforts.
This position represents a tremendous career opportunity for the right candidate in a startup-like environment of a rapidly growing company.

Company: 
STG Inc.

STG Inc. has an immediate need for a Jr. Software Developer to help design, implement, and debug applications a wide variety of web and client server applications using a variety of technologies in an open and innovative environment. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in computer science and be comfortable with programming. An excellent opportunity to be innovative and creative doing significant research, design and deployment of real world applications. We are accepting applications and are actively looking for the right fit.

Company: 
Cigital

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Company: 
Cigital

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