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Developer - Java/Python - ICL

ID: 494935
Type: Researchers
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Algorithm Development, Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics/Science, Health Informatics, Information Technology, Machine Learning, Networking, Project/Program Management, Software Development/Design, System Architecture, System Engineering, Testing

Job Description

Do you enjoy working on solutions that impact people and their families? Are you great at solving tough problems with innovative solutions?

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Python or Java developer to architect software with the user and business process in mind. Our team members are collaborative and supportive, which makes our team a pleasant to work with. We are located on Georgia Tech’s campus in Tech Square: an area that merges industry, academia, start-ups, and research institutions. Our team is looking for a smart, innovative development/task lead to join a program of developers, designers, testers, and documentation experts. You don't have to be perfect, put your best foot forward and show us how you can team with us!

Job Duties

  • Plan, architect, automate, configure and deploy cloud-based development and production infrastructure necessary for building and hosting applications. This includes source code repository, web server, application server, and database servers
  • Utilize experience with authentication and role-based authorization to restrict access to content
  • Be responsible for software development and technical leadership on 1-2 mid-to-large systems
  • Implement new work-flow processes based on business processes
  • Implement system-to-system interfaces such as web services

Travel Requirements

None Required

Education & Length of Experience

Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist I

  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering.

Research Engineer/Scientist/Technologist II

  • A Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering and three (3) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of that degree,
  • A Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering and five (5) years of relevant full-time experience after completion of a Bachelor’s degree, or
  • A Doctoral degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering.

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidates currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor’s degree program relevant to this position will be considered. Candidate must have a graduation date of no later than December, 2019
  • Applicant should have strong demonstrated skills in Java, Python, or C++ on a non-classroom/class project system.
  • Must have 2 of the following skills:
    • Java,
    • Python,
    • Django,
    • React,
    • Angular,
    • Rest/Web Services,
    • Web Security,
    • MySQL,
    • Ansible,
    • Hadoop,
    • Shell Scripting, or
    • NoSQL

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with setting up, planning, and deploying a large system on AWS or Azure. Experience with deploying a system that was used or working on a complex long-running project.
  • Working knowledge and experience with debuggers, profilers, and installers
  • Solid understanding of data structures, algorithms, and OO design
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong planning, communication, and troubleshooting skills

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .



Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Georgia Institute of Technology is a leading research university committed to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Ranked as the #7 best public university, Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 21,500 undergraduate and graduate students.

Georgia Tech has many nationally recognized programs, all top-ranked by peers and publications alike, and is ranked in the nation’s top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report.

Degrees are offered through the colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Sciences, the Scheller College of Business, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

The strong academic work ethic at Tech is balanced by a collegiate atmosphere incorporating both intercollegiate and intramural sports, campus traditions, and some 400 student organizations.

Alongside their academic achievements, Tech students are also active in the community, earning a well-rounded education through community service activities.

As a leading technological university, Georgia Tech has more than 100 centers focused on interdisciplinary research that consistently contribute vital research and innovation to American government, industry, and business.

There is no doubt that Georgia Tech stands out as a distinctively different kind of university, one that is eagerly encouraging and developing the revolutionary technologies of the 21st century.

Equipped with the extremely rich resources of an outstanding student body and faculty; strong partnerships with business, industry, and government; and support from alumni and friends, Georgia Tech is designing a future of global preeminence, leadership, and service.

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