Sep 05, 2019

Financial Application Engineer

$90,000 - $105,000 yearly
  • TeraThink Corporation
  • Herndon, VA, USA
Full-Time Consultant Defense Engineering Government Information Technology (IT)

Job Description

What You’ll Do

As a Senior Consultant - Enterprise Application Technical, you will do the following:

  • Work as a senior team member to make sure the Momentum Application software runs as smoothly and efficiently as possible and develop solutions for any shortcomings. Provide application development, systems administration, security, and middleware support services that meet the design specifications of the client. 
  • Develop medium to high effort technical design specifications.
  • Develop and execute unit tests to support coding efforts.
  • Design, code, test, debug and document within the Enterprise Application software and integrate with other applications.
  • Devise or modify procedures and translate requirements into technical specifications and working software.
  • Coordinate tests of the application system for proper performance.
  • Perform software code troubleshooting and issue management activities.
  • Learn flow and modules in existing Enterprise Application systems, resolve existing issues, link modules, and help to streamline the process.
  • Perform system administration tasks and implement system security provisions.
  • Evaluate and test Enterprise Application software, compile data, and produce relevant reports.

Why TeraThink is a Great Place to Work


We love coming to work every day. Our benefits and work-life balance provide employees with much more than just the essentials – they keep us happy in and outside of work.

A health insurance plan is provided at no cost for employees.

Employees enjoy federal holidays off in addition to 18 days of Paid Time Off (20 days after 2 years of service, 25 days after 5 years of service).

Our 401k is at a 4% match on a 5% contribution – which has immediate vesting because we want you to stay here because you love it – not for an invested 401k match. And we know you will love it!

Visit the Benefits page for a full list of benefits offered by TeraThink.


In addition to a top-notch benefits package, we host outings at The National Zoo, “Escape Room,” Top Golf, and holiday parties with swanky themes such as Casino Night. Our employees are also provided the opportunity to enjoy numerous perks such as:

  • Multiple high-definition TVs at our offices with plentiful snacks to enjoy in the café areas
  • Breakaway activities such as foosball, darts, and shuffle board
  • TeraThink sponsored FitBit and steps challenges, with prizes
  • Quarterly shipments of snack boxes to our employees working on client site
  • Season tickets to local sports teams
  • Cell phone and commuter reimbursements

We also embrace recognition as a way to showcase the great work that takes place at our company each day. As a way of shining light on our hard-working employees, we often provide gift cards for achieving major project milestones, attaining personal certifications, or as a thank you for employees who give back to the community.

Our Focus on Professional & Team Growth:

We focus on encouraging constant learning, growth and innovation, and support Communities of Practice so that team members can dedicate time to learning new tools or solutions as while as getting to know employees on other projects. We provide each employee with an annual contribution amount to use towards learning and growth. We also encourage our team to participate in our TeraThink blog and share our knowledge with various communities of learning.

We strive to provide our employees, whether on client site or in our internal offices, with the best possible work experience. We keep a pulse on our team by sending out frequent micro-surveys that allow team members to provide feedback and thoughts. This frequent feedback allows our agile company to make changes and continue to adjust in any areas to provide team members with the best TeraThink.

Whether it is our events, benefits and perks, open communication, culture of recognition and growth; we want team members to be happy and fulfilled in their careers at TeraThink. Our future is you.

TeraThink is a proud EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, ancestry, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity, familial status, political affiliation, or any other classification protected by state or federal law.


DC,   VA  

Security Clearance

Requires Security Clearance

Job Requirements

What We’re Looking For

  • MUST BE of U.S. Citizenship to be considered, per the requirements for the this U.S. Government Agency we support.  
  • MUST BE clearable to obtain a DOD - Secret Level Security Clearance; preferred active Secret Level Security Clearance currently held.
  • Experience in supporting SQL.
  • Experience with scripting languages (PowerShell, Batch).
  • Experience in reading and working with logs.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.  

What We'd Like to See

  • Experience supporting and managing Momentum Applications daily.
  • Knowledgeable in developing Java.
  • Experience as a Windows Server Administrator.
  • Experience with AWS.

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