Kratos Technology & Training Solutions NDS Software Developer in Folsom, Colorado

Job Description:

Kratos is a trusted national security company. The Kratos Technology & Training Solutions Division specializes in global satellite communications monitoring, interference detection and geolocation. Kratos is committed to developing industry practices and new technologies to reduce the costly effects of unwanted interference. Kratos products, NeuralStar, SAT-DSA, Monics, satID, and SigMon use patented algorithms, complex science and cutting edge technology to monitor satellite communications for Quality of Service; identifying anomalies, including secondary signals, and geolocating sources of interference. Kratos is also leading the efforts behind streamlining network operations and services/content insight.

Kratos is in the process of evolving and unifying the user experiences across multiple products within the Network & Data Solutions product line that focus on element, network, and service management. We are seeking a software development professional to design and implement the strategy for multiple web based systems. Working directly with product managers and owners, this role will have the responsibility to help identify appropriate technologies, and apply these technologies, to make the user experience as rich as possible. The ideal candidate has prior hands on experience in creating secure, responsive web pages leveraging HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, JQuery, Angular JS, Web Services and other technologies, as well as backend Java and .NET development. This person will use their creative skills to help develop engaging interfaces to match todays desktop and mobile standards.

The qualified candidate will:

  • Work with the product team and business analysts and be able to quickly understand the new requirements and helps to identify the UI elements involved
  • Work closely on a day-to-day basis with development team, designers, copy writers, information architects and other IT teams
  • Develop and present recommendations from analysis of current solution
  • Offer solutions and designs to solve process, project or program issues and provide recommendations to improve the efficiency and effectiveness – defends a recommendation and can confidently support it
  • Take initiative and propose changes back to the business for better user experience
  • Develop Java and .NET solutions of lower complexity

Experience and Skills:


  • 5+ years of experience planning, designing and building complex web sites and applications
  • Strong conceptual development, wire framing, layout and illustration skills
  • Experience in HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript/JQuery and JQuery UI
  • Experience writing object oriented JavaScript and DOM manipulation
  • Understanding of AJAX, JSON, Angular
  • Basic understand of Java, JSP and ASP.NET
  • Ability to build cross browser responsive web design including liquid and fluid layouts
  • Prior experience in interactive, responsive and adaptive design principles
  • Experience working in an Agile development methodology
  • Ability to work in a team environment to develop and implement design
  • Works collaboratively with stakeholders to understand constraints and expectations
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to guide, facilitate, and/or lead the efforts
  • Independently possesses the ability to diagnose complex situations into manageable parts
  • Bachelors Degree. Will consider prior military service and/or work experience in lieu of degree.


  • Experience with SQL for any commercial or open source RDBMS (Oracle, SQLServer, ProtgreSQL, etc.)
  • Experience with XML, XSLT, SOAP, and REST
  • Experience with PHP, Java, C#, Python
  • Experience developing mobile applications a plus
  • Experience working in a mission critical production environment

This person can either work out of the Folsom ,CA or Colorado Springs, CO location.

U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required. SAT Corporation offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! EOE M/F/D/V. Please, no phone calls, agencies or recruiters.

Job Tracking ID: SAT: 16-009

Location: Folsom, CA or Colorado Springs, CO

Job Type: Full-Time/Regular

Date Updated: September 08, 2016

Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)

Number of Openings: 1

Years of Experience: More than 5 Years

Level of Education: BA/BS

Starting Date: ASAP