Software Developer Applications, Junior (1353)

Software Developer Applications, Junior (1353) | Chantilly, 20151, Chantilly, VA, US

~~~ This position is contingent pending Contract Award. ~~~

Referral Eligible  


Zapata Technology is seeking a skilled and motivated Software Developer Applications, Junior Level, to be part of a team focused on systems engineering support to the U.S. Army's cloud modernization efforts, including platform engineering, systems architecture, and security engineering, with a focus on automation to minimize manual labor. 

Check out the details below and our awesome benefits here 

Job Qualifications: 

Qualifications and Skills include: 

1. AWS Cloud Platform: In-depth knowledge of AWS services, including EC2, S3, Lambda, API Gateway, RDS, and others.

2. Automation Tools: Proficiency in automation tools such as:

  •  Ansible
  •  Terraform
  •  CloudFormation
  •  AWS Cloud Development Kit (CDK)

3. Scripting: Strong scripting skills in languages like:

  • Python
  • PowerShell
  • Bash

4. Infrastructure as Code (IaC): Experience with IaC tools like Terraform, CloudFormation, or AWS CDK.

5. Containerization: Knowledge of containerization using Docker and container orchestration using Kubernetes.

6. Cloud Security: Understanding of AWS security best practices, IAM roles, and security groups.

7. Networking: Familiarity with AWS networking services, including VPC, subnets, and route 53.

8. Monitoring and Logging: Experience with AWS monitoring and logging services, such as CloudWatch and CloudTrail.

9. Version Control: Proficiency with version control systems like Git.

Certifications:   IAT-II (includes Security+CE)

Minimum Years of Relevant Experience: 3 to 5 years relevant experience. 

Education Level & Degree Required: 

  • Strongly desired: Bachelor’s Degree, Computer Science, Mathematics, or other Engineering or Technical discipline. 

Working Conditions: 

Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.  


Position Type/Expected Hours of Work: 

Full time position  


Clearance Type:  

Requires a current Secret clearance. Employment is contingent on having or obtaining the required active security clearance or successfully passing the required background check, as well as other factors, including, but not limited to, drug screens.  


AAP/EEO Statement: 

Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Disabled/Veteran 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. 


Zapata Technology, Inc. provides reasonable accommodation to applicants who are veterans or who have disabilities and are unable to fully use our company application system. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please notify Christina Hall, EEO Coordinator at