SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company Software Engineer - Open Source/LAMP in Washington, District Of Columbia

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

No Active Clearance Required

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required


No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Engineering & Sciences

Job Description:

US Courts is currently seeking an Open Source (LAMP) Application Developer to work in its dynamic software development division. As such, the position is a key contributor to the integration, design, development, implementation, maintenance, and production support for a variety of internal administrative systems.


  • Provide full life-cycle development including design, development, testing and implementation of projects that support business goals.

  • Take ownership of projects/tasks/issues and work them through completion.

  • Develop and maintain comprehensive architecture and integration documentation.

  • Participate in code reviews to ensure processes support existing architecture, follow defined guidelines and coding standards and meet user requirements.

  • Monitor production applications, supporting applications and integrated web services via production monitoring solutions.

  • Identify process improvements and enhancements to existing business and IT processes that will increase operating efficiencies.

Required skills and experience:

  • 5+ years of progressive systems development experience utilizing a full System Development Lifecycle (SDLC)

  • 5+ years of experience with PHP development and associated tools

  • Ability to work with COTS low-code development platforms and environments

  • Experience with CRM platforms such as SugarCRM and/or SuiteCRM

  • Experience with relational database design and development using MySQL and MS SQL Server

  • Experience with creating and consuming RESTful API services

  • Proven experience diagnosing and resolving problems

  • Experience leading others in the development and deployment of mid-to-large size projects

  • Familiarity with MVC development models

  • Familiarity with testing methodologies and tools

  • Familiarity with OpenShift / Docker

  • Windows and Linux experience

  • Git Version Control Experience

  • Agile development methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban

  • Experience working on agile self-organized, cross-functional teams.

  • Familiar with agile principles, processes, and methods such as iterative and incremental development, continuous integration, test-driven development (TDD), unit testing, code refactoring, pair programming, and Scrum ceremonies.


  • Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal

  • Strong documentation skills

  • Team player, flexible/adaptable, responsible and accountable

  • Strong problem solving and service delivery skills, particularly in the presentation and education of technological issues and solutions

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

  • Efficient problem identification and resolution skills

  • Value added mentality

  • Demonstration of careful attention to detail


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Information Systems Technology or 5-7 years of equivalent experience

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Scheduled Weekly Hours:


T elecommuting Options:

Some Telecommuting Allowed

Work Location:

USA DC Washington - 1 Columbus Cir NE, Ste 34 (DCC004)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


CSRA is tomorrow’s thinking, today. To “Think Next. Now.” is to imagine a better future and to deliver it, today. For our customers, our partners, and ultimately, all the people our mission touches, CSRA is realizing the promise of technology to change the world through next-generation thinking and meaningful results.

We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

Everywhere you look, CSRA is there. We’re in our nation’s infrastructure, in training and education, in cyber security, in serving veterans who served us—and, so much more. Take some time to learn more about CSRA. You might be surprised to learn how we touch your life.

We are a company of 18,000+ smart, talented individuals, yet we enjoy a start-up culture that inspires us to make a difference while delivering results in this rapidly evolving world. Join our team and use your skills and expertise to support the safety, security, health and well-being of the nation.