Smoothstack— a cutting-edge IT apprenticeship program that is helping candidates find quality and inclusive opportunities with some of the largest IT companies in the DC Metro area. We are looking for developers who want to engage in challenging projects in futuristic technology, software development, and much more within a variety of sectors such as financial, health care, energy and federal. Everyone from the self-taught engineer to the recent college graduate are welcome to apply. No prior work experience is required and we have multiple openings in and around Washington D.C.. We will provide on the job training after you are hired.**We have a continued investment in motivated, passionate individuals like you who strive to move forward in their careers through apprenticeship programs like Smoothstack. Please be aware we have modified our training so that we can continue to offer our apprenticeship program remotely until the CDC deems it appropriate to work in shared office spaces. All future programs are continuing as scheduled.Basic QualificationsExcitement and eagerness to learn new technologyPassion for IT development and desire to gain in-depth knowledgeBasic knowledge of Java, C#, .Net, Python or similar programming languagesHands-on experience or bachelor’s degree or minor in any of the following: Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics or Economics or equivalent training or course work experienceInterest in web programming and Object-Oriented designU.S. Citizenship is required for this positionAdvantages of SmoothstackPay Package – $55,000 plusRelocation assistance providedHealth/Medical Benefits401 KIndustry CertificationsMentoring ProgramOpportunity to work with one of our many large-scale government entitiesSmoothstack is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.