Remote Senior Software Engineer

Parsons Corporation

Remote Senior Software Engineer


Aberdeen, Maryland, United States

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  • * Job Description:* *

Are you a web developer ready to step into the cleared space? Parsons works on top level cyber-security for national defense programs and is hiring experienced Software Developers with a focus on research, innovation and solving mission critical challenges.

Parsons? extensive experience in the cleared space, combined with your advanced technical knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. Training, development and opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our Developers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new challenges across the full-stack as we continue to push security forward.

  • * Responsibilities:* *

We are seeking a Senior Software Developer position with system administration responsibilities and the potential to work on several different projects including: a host based security compliance tool, Continuous Monitoring and Risk Scoring application, Web Single Sign On, PKI Kerberos. Position requires working with remote customers and widely dispersed team members.

As a Senior Software Developer, you will be:

  • Developing software applications for our DoD customers

  • Coding, testing and debugging programs according to detailed requirements.

  • Supporting the maintenance of existing software applications.

  • Participating on a team designing, documenting, developing, testing and implementing software programs.

  • Supporting and providing quality customer service through the development, production and integration of software applications that enable customers to successfully meet their business goals.

  • Adhering to a software development life cycle.

  • Assist in the maintenance and support Linux servers for the development team.

  • Install and configure software needed by the development team.

    • Required Experience:* *
  • Software development experience targeting Unix/Linux and Windows environments

  • Languages: Comfortable working in C or C++, plus at least one dynamic language such as: Python, Perl, PHP, Ruby

  • Operating Systems: Strong Linux/Unix

  • Able to work autonomously but not afraid to ask for help when needed

  • Willing to overlap at least 5 hours a day with 8-5 Eastern Time

  • Must have a DoD 8570 baseline certification: CISSP or Security+ (must be obtained prior to start date) plus an operating system certification (Linux+, etc.)

  • Must be US citizen living in the US and have an active DoD clearance.

  • Proof of U.S. citizenship or permanent residency is required due to government or federal requirement.

  • U.S. citizens ONLY due to government or federal requirement.

  • Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a federal background investigation and must meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials

  • Secret clearance required prior to first day.

    • Additional Experience (Not Required):* *
  • 5 years software development experience.

  • Linux system administration experience (big plus): command line, shell scripting, package management.

  • Knowledge of computer security (big plus)

  • Previous use of version control software (Git preferred)

  • Understanding of PKI and SSL

  • Relational databases, especially MySQL or PostgreSQL

  • Proficiency writing automated tests

  • Web page design

  • Networking: TCP/IP, IPv6, tcpdump, etc.

_Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide._

_Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT._

_For more about Parsons, visit_ _parsons.com_ _and follow us on_ _Facebook_ _,_ _Twitter_ _,_ _LinkedIn_ _, and_ _._

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.

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