NCIS Business Objects Developer

Clearance Level
Systems Administration
Quantico, Virginia

REQ#: RQ46592

Travel Required: None

Join CSRA and be a part of the team of men and women that solve some of the world’s most complex technical challenges. The NCIS program is searching for a Business Objects Developer to join their team in Quantico, VA.

The Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) is an organization of approximately 2,000 personnel of which 700 serve at HQ and the remaining staff serve at offices worldwide. NCIS is the DON component with primary responsibility for criminal investigation, law enforcement (LE), counter-terrorism (CT), counterintelligence (CI), and cyber matters.  NCIS not only has primary responsibility for all criminal investigative, CI, CT, and cyber matters within the Department of the Navy (DON), but it also has exclusive investigative jurisdiction in non-combat matters involving actual, potential, or suspected criminal, terrorism, sabotage, espionage, and subversive activities. 

NCIS provides the DON with threat status and warnings associated with terrorist, criminal, cyber, and counterintelligence activity throughout the world.  NCIS is the only DON organization that has the information and responsibility to fuse and analyze the national intelligence and law enforcement information necessary to provide these warnings. 

The Information Technology Directorate (ITD) supports the NCIS core mission areas to investigate and defeat criminal, terrorist, and foreign intelligence threats by planning for and providing services through appropriate use of the people, equipment, technology, and infrastructure resources of the United States Navy and Marine Corps. 

This position is part of the IT Technology Development division within the NCIS ITDS organization and performs the following functions:

  • Performs complex analysis, design, development, testing, and debugging of computer software ranging from operating system architecture integration and software design to selection of computer systems, language, and/or equipment
  • Performs operating system, application, and software upgrades/installations in accordance with security policy and compliance requirements
  • Designs, codes, tests, develops, and documents critical and complex application programs for computer systems
  • Works with users to define system scope and objectives and establish baselines
  • Establishes project standards and processes
  • Breaks down software requirements and creates highly complex systems
  • Offers expertise in one or more technical disciplines - Oracle/SQL, Java, Visual Studio, ASP.NET, Business Objects
  • Provides direct technical support for high level, high visibility and critical trouble calls for supported applications
  • Serves as subject matter expert for both customer and internal discussions related to maintaining and enhancing existing software systems
  • Provides internal consulting, technical guidance, information, and support to other application developers, computer operations, workstation support, company management, and departmental clients
  • Prepares reports, briefings, or other media to support necessary tasks as well as to document daily activities
  • Collaborates with BAs and QA to develop and execute test plans
  • Maintains/troubleshoots legacy applications and maintains standards compliance
  • Collaborates with PMs, Users, and/or Business Analysts (BAs) to capture/evaluate requirements, consider alternatives, and establish timelines
  • Collaborates with DBAs, SAs, and/or BAs to design solutions and develop design artifacts
  • Codes, tests, debugs, documents, and maintains application code
  • Provides recommendations to infuse new technology

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience -- software development, basic coding and compilation, software architecture/design, user requirements definition and software specification development
  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering related discipline; an additional 4 years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • Experience with
    • BusinessObjects Data Services 4.2 installation and patching
    • Data Services Repository Configuration
    • BusinessObjects Business Intelligence 4.1 installation and patching; role and service configuration.
    • SSL implementation and maintenance
    • Tomcat implementation and maintenance
    • Server health (e.g. memory requirements, logging)
    • Job Monitoring
  • Current Security+ CE certification
  • Active Top Secret clearance is required to start, must be eligible to obtain SCI-level adjudication

 The following are additional skills/qualifications that are preferred for this position:

  • Report development using BusinessObjects WebIntelligence (BOE 3.5 or BIP 4.1)
  • Universe development using BusinessObjects Universe Designer (BOE 3.5 or BIP 4.1)
  • ETL data flow development using BusinessObjects Data Services (DS 4.2)
  • Strong Oracle SQL, PL/SQL, query tuning and DDL (11g or 12c)
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.