Principal Cloud Software Engineer #4027


  • US-VA-Alexandria
  • Information Technology
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GovCIO is a team of transformers—people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation governmental operations that improve the citizen experience every day.

But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?


GOVCIO is seeking a Software Engineer/Developer with a SECRET clearance to support a highly visible fast paced prime contract Alexandria, VA for a DOD customer. Our program is looking for candidates with a strong mission focus to support business applications in an Azure cloud environment. The developer shall possess the necessary skills required to lead, oversee, and implement an end-to-end solution including (but not limited to) accessing existing datasets, developing new applications, and performing analytic functions and exposing analytic results to the users.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s with 12+ years (or commensurate experience)
  • At least 12 years of general experience in computer science, computer engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline
  • Provide technical direction for 28-person team, eight software application maintenance projects (and some new development projects), software process — Agile and DEVSECOPS
  • At least 5 years of experience in software-intensive projects and programs for government or industry customers.
  • At least 5 years of the experience must have been as a lead software engineer supporting software architecture development, requirement analysis, process execution and evaluation, selection, and evaluation of COTS/GOTS tools, and integration (with both new and existing systems).
  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline may be substituted for 4 years of general experience. A master’s degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline, may be substituted for an additional two (2) years of general experience.

Required Qualifications

  • Strong Java Development Experience
  • Cloud development experience
  • 2 years of Azure development experience
  • C#, asp.net and SQL development experience
  • Experience in migrating legacy client-server applications to the cloud
  • Knowledge of Microsoft active directory, directory services authentication protocols
  • US secret clearance required


COVID Policy: New employees will be required to adhere to the Company’s and its clients’ COVID-19 safety procedures. In the event that the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for Federal Contractors is enforced, you must become fully vaccinated or request and be approved for an exemption. Employees working onsite at a client location must comply with our client’s COVID-19 requirements.

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/ F/Vet/Disabled

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