- SW Engineer Sr
At a glance
Location: US-VA-Chantilly Map
Posted: 06/01/2020
Closing: 06/30/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description


JOB DESCRIPTION: SAIC is seeking a UI Software Developer to design and build website front-ends with a strong focus on usability driven by the mission. The UI Developer will work with data scientists and other software developers to build applications that process and analyze high volume data, culminating in user-friendly interfaces with practical outputs and visualizations. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and capable of working in a fast-paced development environment to solve challenging problems.


  • Contribute to the design, development, and testing of the UI/UX for various products using modern standards.

  • Translate requirements into mockups and fully functioning website front-ends.

  • Investigate and seek new and innovative ways to improve the customer experience through the user interface.

  • Work well in a dynamic team environment as well as individually; ready to take on and lead the development of larger UI components.

  • Design wireframes and prototypes, and iterate designs based on usability test results.

  • Develop highly-responsive front end interfaces using modern web technologies and standards.

  • Collaborate with user experience researchers, data scientists, software developers, and other project team members to create innovative, modern, and usable software products. 

Required Qualifications

  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong foundation in JavaScript/ES6, JSON, and client-side frameworks (React). 
  • Expert at developing user interfaces with the React or Angular frameworks.

  • Highly skilled with HTML5, CSS.

  • Solid understanding of cross browser development and testing.

  • Ability to translate designs and wireframes into high quality code.

  • Experience with state management such as using Redux.

  • Comfortable with Git source code version control software.

  • Experience working within an agile team environment.

  • Work examples such as a design portfolio or website.


TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and (3) years of experience.

  • US Citizen, capable ofobtaining a security clearance.

  • 3+years of UI/UX development experience.

  • Bachelor'sDegree in a field related to software design/development, interaction design,graphics design, related field or additional experience in lieu of degree.

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
SW Engineer Sr