Unisys Federal Systems

Java UI Developer, Journeyman

Req ID
Federal Systems
Information Technology
Public Trust
Travel Percentage

Summary / Description

We are seeking motivated, career and customer oriented Java Developer, interested in joining our team in Kingstowne, VA, and exploring an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.




Java UI Developer will join the OIT Common Framework team as a collaborative member in support of the standardization of CBP web and mobile applications – from User Interfaces to front- and back-end technologies. This position is for an application developer with a strong background in UI application development using HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript.  Building MVVM-MVC rich client browser applications using development technologies such as npm, AngularJS, ReactJS, Gulp/Webpack, Bootstrap, jQuery, JSON, and AJAX and mapping technologies such as Cesium, Leaflet, Google Maps, and D3.JS Working knowledge of CSS/SASS/LESS and mobile application development a plus.


Duties will include, but not limited to:

  • Design, implement, test, and document front-end application components: JavaScript, CSS, HTML
  • Design, implement, test, and document middle tier components:  application services
  • General data research/analysis of application data via SQL
  • Support and advise application development teams on implementation of the OIT Common Framework target architecture




Required Qualifications:

  • BS degree in related technical field and minimum 5 years of overall experience. 

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in the following:
  • Expertise with JavaScript, JQuery, JSON, HTML, AJAX, CSS
  • Experience using Tomcat or WebLogic
  • Experience in Eclipse, NetBeans or Subversion (preferred)
  • Experience with Git (preferred)
  • Experience with Oracle Databases
  • Experience with Front End Build Tools such as Gulp, Webpack, NPM, Bower, or Grunt
  • Experience with Front End Testing frameworks such as Karma, Jasmine, and WebDriver
  • Agile Experience or Training a plus
  • Minimum 3+ years of Java user-interface application development experience
  • Demonstrated expertise with Java, Java Frameworks (JSF, SpringMVC, etc.), Object-Oriented Design, and Java Application Servers such as WebLogic or WebSphere, and relational databases such as Oracle or DB2
  • Strong knowledge of interface development and experience with HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, and AJAX
  • Demonstrated expertise in software engineering practices (e.g., reading/generating software specs, design patterns, continuous integration)
  • First-hand experience working with large project teams (working with the Federal Government a strong plus)
  • Demonstrated interest in new, open source technologies
  • Demonstrated leadership of large-scale software engineering projects a strong plus
  • Service Oriented Architecture design and development experience a plus
  • Code (preferably Java but will accept any language) and writing samples may be requested

Clearance  – Must pass CBP BI. 

Citizenship – Must be a US Citizen.

Job Location – 5971 Kingstowne Village Parkway, Alexandria, VA.  22315 



About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?


We are always looking for team members that have what it takes to be mission critical.   At Unisys Federal Systems, our team supports the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.


Our team members gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems. 


Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at www.Unisys.com.

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.


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