Captivation Software

Captivation Software

  • Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, DC

  • Permanent

  • Full-time

Annual Salary: $160,000 – $245,000 (depends on experience level)

Up to 20% 401k contribution (no matching required)

Build Something to Be Proud Of.

Captivation Software has built a reputation on providing customers exactly what is needed in a timely manner. Our team of engineers take pride in what they develop and constantly innovate to provide the best solution. Captivation Software is looking looking for a motivated Frontend Developer who is passionate about building intuitive applications that meet the needs of our users. Asking questions, failing fast, and writing maintainable code are at the center of what we do while building applications for our Big Data Platform (BDP). Work is performed in a hybrid environment with some on-site customer support work in DC.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Assist with the creation, enhancement, and maintenance of web applications
  • JavaScript / CSS / HTML coding and code review
  • Work closely with designers, backend engineers, and data scientists to build holistic user experiences
  • Help define and interact with REST based API’s
  • Troubleshoot customer reported issues in applications and providing support
  • Write unit tests and conduct quality assurance testing


Required Skills:

  • Security Clearance – Can only consider candidates with a Secret or TS level clearance.
  • At least 9 years of experience with front end software development/engineering with a B.S. Degree in Computer Science or related field; 7 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 13 years relevant experience.
  • 5+ years of experience with JavaScript and one or more web application frameworks (ie: Vue / React / Angular / Backbone) or similar demonstrated competency
  • Familiarity with Git or other version control software
  • Comfortable working on a *nix command line
  • Self-motivation; Ability to multi-task and prioritize open issues / tickets accordingly
  • Problem solving skills and ability to review information and compile data appropriately as needed
  • Ability to work a hybrid schedule with some on-site customer support (1-3 days).

This position is open for direct hires only. We will not consider candidates from third party staffing/recruiting firms.

Desired Experience:

  • Previous experience with BDP is a plus.


  • Annual Salary: $160,000 – $245,000 (depends on experience level)
  • Up to 20% 401k contribution (no matching required)
  • Above market hourly rates
  • $3,000 HSA Contribution
  • 5 Weeks Paid Time Off
  • Company Paid Employee Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance / Life Insurance / Short-Term & Long-Term Disability / AD&D

Captivation Software