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 At Mackson, talented professionals find an unmatched opportunity to become their absolute best and to do exceptional work with experienced colleagues in a firm dedicated to optimize customer satisfaction.

FIT-MAP Development Team has been nominated for an FDA Group Award and an HHS Innovates Award.

The diverse talents and unique perspectives of our Mackson employees enables us to help our clients by solving their toughest problems and delivering results that endure.

Mackson is currently seeking the following positions.

Immediate Opportunity for a Mobile Application Developer with experience developing in a multi-platform environment in our Reston, VA office in support of both commercial and federal clients. This position involves working as part of a team of developers on multiple enterprise programs on complex applications projects to build out applications that have both web and mobile components. The ideal candidate will have experience in web based applications as well as mobile design and development with an eye toward designing UI and UX. Familiarity with the HIG of the WinRT and Win10 platforms is also required. Experience developing on multi-platforms including but not limited to: HTML5 for iOS, Android and Windows is desired.

Mackson Consulting is looking to staff a team of software professionals based in Reston, VA to build and deploy new systems with mobile capabilities for our key government customers. These applications may involve single and/or multiple platform solutions. Work with a dynamic team of professionals delivering high quality software using an agile methodology. Integrate into a large government agencies core system using newly developed web services to provide a rapid delivery of a game changing key line of business application platform.

The successful candidate will have 5 years of development experience and at least 3 years of web andor mobile based HTMLJavaScript based application development in the following areas:

  • Mobile application development
  • Platform integration with Apache Cordova
  • Mobile device and operating system troubleshooting
  • Ability to create and maintain HTML based applications
  • JavaScript, jQuery
  • CSS
  • SQLite or similar mobile database
  • SCRUM
  • Unit testing
  • GIT

Preferred Skills (Not Required)

  • Xamarin
  • HTML 5

Apply at: https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/4f5695ee

Immediate Opportunity for an Application Tester in our Reston, VA office in support of both our commercial and federal clients. This position involves working as part of a team of developers on multiple projects to build out applications that have both web and mobile components. The ideal candidate will have experience in testing web based applications and mobile application testing with an eye toward testing UI and UX.

Mackson Consulting is looking to staff a team of software professionals to build and deploy new systems with mobile capabilities for our key government customers. These applications may involve single and/or multiple platform solutions. These apps will include features such as being workflow driven, media capture, complex business rules, printing, barcode creation and scanning and many more interesting challenges.

The successful candidate must have 3 years hands-on experience in application testing and experience in the following:

Responsibilities:

  • Devise and implement test strategies that adequately assess all software aspects
  • Develop test plans and test scripts
  • Conduct hands-on testing of UI, functional and backend data components
  • Conduct root cause analysis and collaborate on issue resolution
  • Track and document all testing defects and resolutions
  • Participate in the design and development for test automation and support
  • Works well with a team of engineers and developers

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in software development, quality assurance, or other related fields
  • Knowledge of Java or other programming languages
  • Familiarity with relational databases such as MySQL, Oracle, and SQL Server
  • Strong root cause analysis skills
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • At least 1-3 years of experience with mobile application testing and development (iOS, Android)
  • Developing manual and automated test scripts
  • Writing and maintaining technical documents to include, but not limited to user stories, test scenarios and test cases
  • ·Excellent verbal and writing skills

Preferred Skills

  • Agile development
  • Evaluate cutting edge mobile applications (iOS, Android)
  • Familiarity with JBoss, WebLogic app server technology
  • Familiarity with Adobe Experience Manager (AEM)
  • JavaScriptJQueryBootstrapHTML 5.0
  • Visual Studio 2013 or higher
  • C# .NET
  • GIT, TFS or similar source control
  • Jenkins or similar build server experience
  • JIRA and other Agile Backlog tools like Visual Studio Online
  • SQLIite

Education:  Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or demonstrate equivalent work experience

 Work Location: Reston, VA

Mackson Encourages An Innovative And Collaborative Environment That Offers Highly Competitive Salaries With An Exceptional Benefits Package, Including But Not Limited to:

  • Medical – 4 PPO offerings
  • Dental, Vision, STD, LTD and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (includes vacation and sick time)
  • Company holidays
  • 401K with company match

Apply at: https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/b329f95e

Immediate Opportunity for a Senior Business Analyst in our Rockville, MD office. The Senior Business Analyst will also spend time on the customer site in Rockville, MD in support of both our commercial and federal clients. This position involves working as part of a team of analysts and developers on multiple projects to build out applications that have both web and mobile components. The ideal candidate will have experience in web based applications with a background of establishing good customer relationships.

Mackson Consulting is looking to staff a team of software professionals to build and deploy new systems with web and/or mobile capabilities for our key government customers. These applications may involve single and/or multiple platform solutions. These apps will include features such as being workflow driven, media capture, complex business rules, printing, barcode creation and scanning and many more interesting challenges.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a management or technical discipline (e.g., computer science) and a minimum of 6 years professional experience
  • Establishing a positive relationship with the stakeholders
  • Assisting with developing the business case and vision
  • Documenting the as is state and to be state of systems
  • Eliciting, analyzing and validating business requirements
  • Clearly describing requirements following Agile User Story conventions
  • Creating and maintaining a hierarchical feature driven view of requirements
  • Examining and evaluating current systems to determine and assess capabilities and business rules
  • Ability to become a product expert and communicating coherently to our clients
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams
  • Liaising with users to track additional requirements and features
  • Training users on the new systems, applications and providing support
  • User stories and other SDLC documentation
  • Agile/SCRUM
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Meeting deadlines and commitments
  • Excellent written and oral communication including technical writing

Preferred Skills

  • Experience supporting HHS or FDA
  • JIRA and other Agile Backlog tools like Visual Studio Online
  • Familiarity with the SDLC / EPLC
  • Familiarity with data analytics
  • Keen sense of the User Experience and User Journey

About Mackson

Mackson Consulting, LLC is a CMMI level 3 appraised Women Owned Small Business (WOSB). We deliver IT and professional services, including Agile software development, to the commercial and public-sector markets. Work with a dynamic team of professionals delivering high quality software using an agile methodology. Integrate into large government agencies core systems using newly developed web services to provide a rapid delivery of a game changing key line of business application platform.

Mackson Encourages An Innovative And Collaborative Environment That Offers Highly Competitive Salaries With An Exceptional Benefits Package, Including But Not Limited To

  • Medical – 4 PPO offerings
  • Dental, Vision, STD, LTD and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (includes vacation and sick time)
  • Company holidays
  • 401K with company match

Apply at https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/ba6e067b.

Immediate Opportunity for a Java developer in support of our federal civilian client.   This position involves leading a team of developers in software development, data synchronization and systems integration activities.  The ideal candidate will have experience with Java development and a solid understanding of systems architecture.

Mackson Consulting, LLC is a CMMI level 3 appraised Women Owned Small Business (WOSB). We deliver IT and professional services, including Agile software development, to the commercial and public sector markets. Mackson encourages an innovative and collaborative environment that offers highly competitive salaries with an exceptional benefits package, including but not limited to

  • Medical – 4 PPO offerings
  • Dental, Vision, STD, LTD and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (includes vacation and sick time)
  • Company holidays
  • 401K with company match

Required Skills – 6+ years’ experience

  • At least six (6) years of hands on experience with Java and related technologies such as: Core Java, JEE, EJB 3+, Hibernate 3+, JPA, JSF and Web technologies
  • Experience with Ice Faces or Prime Faces
  • Experience with the WebLogic configuration, application deployment
  • Experience creating Design documentation, Target State Diagrams, and other development-related documentation
  • Experience with version control tools such as Subversion
  • Ability to quickly learn new applications
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and in teams

Other Valuable Skills

  • Experience with Jasper Reports
  • Experience with ColdFusion
  • Experience with PL/SQL
  • Experience with web application front-end development
  • Experience working in a fast-paced Agile development environment
  • Experience designing, developing, and deploying applications on physical and virtual servers
  • Experience migrating legacy data using standard toolsets to web based data stores
  • Experience with object persistence design patterns
  • Experience using ETL tools, from non-relational systems to a relational data stores

Education:  Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.

Apply at https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/97d726fd

Immediate Opportunity for a Java developer in support of our federal civilian client.   This position involves leading a team of developers in software development, data synchronization and systems integration activities.  The ideal candidate will have experience with Java development and a solid understanding of systems architecture.

Mackson Consulting, LLC is a CMMI level 3 appraised Women Owned Small Business (WOSB). We deliver IT and professional services, including Agile software development, to the commercial and public sector markets. Mackson encourages an innovative and collaborative environment that offers highly competitive salaries with an exceptional benefits package, including but not limited to

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD and Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off (includes vacation and sick time)
  • Company holidays
  • 401K with company match

Required Skills – 6+ Years Experience

  • Java database application development experience including significant understanding and use of both SQL and Java.
  • Experience with IceFaces and PrimeFaces.
  • SOAP/REST web service development experience.
  • JavaScript development experience and experience using JSON.
  • Experience with XML/XSD definition, XPath and XML parsing libraries.
  • Experience with SVN, JIRA, Maven, Junit, Bamboo, and Puppet.
  • Oracle database experience including strong SQL experience.
  • Web application development experience using WebLogic.
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) experience.

Other Valuable Skills

  • Experience with Jasper Reports
  • Experience with ColdFusion
  • Experience with PL/SQL
  • Experience with web application front-end development
  • Experience working in a fast-paced Agile development environment
  • Experience designing, developing, and deploying applications on physical and virtual servers
  • Experience migrating legacy data using standard toolsets to web based data stores
  • Experience with object persistence design patterns
  • Experience using ETL tools, from non-relational systems to a relational data stores

Education:  Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.

Work Location: Rockville, MD

Apply at: https://www.ziprecruiter.com/job/f2ab6de5

Enjoy a dynamic and diverse work environment among innovators!
  • Mackson Consulting is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all job seekers.
  • We understand the skills required to do the job.
  • We compare the skills of our staff against current and future customer requirements.
  • We determine the appropriate scope and content of training.
  • We target training to meet the needs of specific groups of employees.
  • We develop strategic training plans.

To submit resumes please email us at  Careers@macksonconsulting.com