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Database Developer

TechTrend is currently seeking a talented Database Developer experienced in writing software in various languages. The selected candidate will join our team of talented staff in helping to modernize how citizens interact with their National Forests. Using a modern technology stack and agile approach, in this role the selected candidate will have an opportunity to be a part of a workforce that is transforming IT through technology modernization efforts within the United States Department of Agriculture.

Be a member of an environment that thrives on innovation and ideas of all members of the team.  Our environment is highly collaborative and allows you the opportunity to continue building your skills through training and diverse projects. 

Your contributions as a developer will make a real impact and be meaningful in helping to enhance citizens engagement and involvement with forests and help protect our national forests and grasslands.  



  • Support data migrations and transformational projects
  • Work with developers to design data processing systems
  • Develop data pipelines optimized for scaling and troubleshoot potential platform issues.
  • Work with data architects to design and implement solutions to ingest, transform, connect, store and expose data to range of users
  • Ensure the accessibility, security and integrity of data.
  • Monitors industry trends and directions and develops and presents substantive technical recommendations to management.
  • Collaborate with technical and functional partners to build data solutions that transform raw data into critical data and insight
  • Research and evaluate technology choices and implementation options
  • Embrace agile development


Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience in writing software in one or more languages such as Java, C++, Python, Perl, Go and/or JavaScript
  • Experience with Aurora, Lambda
  • Experience managing internal or client-facing projects to completion
  • Experience working with cloud data platforms
  • Experience with one or more of the following technologies: Java, Web Services (JSON/XML), RESTful architectures, AWS API Gateway, Lambda, NodeJS, Python
  • Understanding of front-end and web frameworks such as React and Angular and how they integrate with APIs and backend services
  • Experienced in modern deployment models using CI/CD pipelines
  • Proficient with source code version control such as GitHub
  • RDBMS experience on any recognized database (Postgres, Aurora, Oracle)
  • Experience on the AWS platform and services and other cloud products
  • Knowledge of modern Software Development Life-Cycle (SDLC) and the agile methodology


  • Communicate and work in a DevOps environment with teams, managers, business units and stakeholders.
  • Automate manual tasks using Terraform/PowerShell scripts



  • Must be able to pass a public trust background check
  • Must live in the US
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ years’ experience


Job Location
100% Remote 


  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short, Long Term Disability Insurance
  • PTO & Federal Holidays Off
  • 401(k) Plan (matching component included)


TechTrend, Inc. is a Small Business providing IT products and services to both the government and commercial markets. We were founded in 2003 and continue to evolve as a leading provider of enterprise-wide services and technology solutions. TechTrend is a noted and trusted partner to our clients who seek our knowledge and guidance for their most critical and complex IT projects. TechTrend’s mission is to provide comprehensive, enterprise-wide IT solutions to our clients’ complex challenges. We serve as a liaison for positive organizational change by forming relationships and building bridges across functions, gaining buy-in from both leaders and end-users, and removing barriers to mission success. Our established processes ensure quality delivery of results by maximizing efficiency, productivity, and client satisfaction enterprise-wide.

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We are always on the lookout for professionals who want to bring their experience, demonstrated talent, and vision to TechTrend. Is that you? If so, send a message to our hiring coordinator using the form below. If your skills are a good fit for our business strategy, we’ll be in touch.

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