Job Details for Junior Software Developer
|Court Name/Organization:||Texas Western District Court|
|Location:||San Antonio, TX|
|Opening and Closing Dates:||09/13/2021 - Open Until Filled|
|Link to Court Careers Information:||http://www.txwd.uscourts.gov|
|Announcement Number:||USDC 21-37|
|Link to Job Announcement|
Specific Duties (include, but are not limited to the following)
- Provide complex technical second-level support to business users (Tier II Support) and assistance to clients via email, phone, and/or other remote methods;
- Work within an agile team to develop, test, and maintain web and desktop-based business applications built on multiple technologies;
- Design, develop, and unit test applications in accordance with established standards;
- Participate in peer-reviews of solution designs and related code;
- Package and support the deployment of releases;
- Work with team members in the migration of older applications to current technologies;
- Develop, refactor, and tune integrations between applications;
- Analyze and resolve technical and application problems;
- Assist in the collection and documentation of requirements, user stories, and estimates;
- Prepare reports, guides, manuals, and other documentation on the status, operation and maintenance of software;
- Adhere to high-quality development principles while delivering solutions on-time.
- Other duties as assigned;
Qualifications & Preferred Qualifications
- 2 Years of Related Experience;
- Understanding of object-oriented programming concepts;
- Understanding of web services and API concepts;
- Familiarity with version control through Git;
- Familiarity with the Linux CLI; Strong desire to learn;
- High School diploma or equivalent is required;
- A Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field is highly desirable;
- Exposure to full stack development using React, Express (Node), and Apollo (GraphQL);
- Familiarity working with relational databases;
- Familiarity with Kubernetes;
- Familiarity with automated code deployment using GitLab;
- Knowledge of client/server application development;
- Knowledge of agile development methodologies;
- Knowledge of unit testing theory;
Qualified candidates may apply by submitting a cover letter (include job title/number listed above), detailed resume, salary history, e-mail address, and a daytime phone number to: www.txwd.uscourts.gov > Court Info > Jobs > Current Employment Opportunities & Online Application.
Incomplete applications may not be considered.
Applicants must be United States citizens or eligible to work for the federal government. The Court is not authorized to reimburse travel expenses for interviews or relocation. This position is subject to mandatory electronic direct deposit of salary payments. Please note that final candidates will undergo a criminal background & credit check and will be given a test to determine level of skill/knowledge.
The federal Judiciary is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.