Parsons Corporation Backend Engineer in Baltimore, Maryland
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
T4 Program Summary: The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded the Technical Support Services Contract 4 (T4) to Parsons as the prime contractor. This $1.3 billion+ contract has a 4-year base period with two 3-year options. The statement of work includes a variety of activities that support the FAA’s Capital Investment Plan (CIP) modernization efforts: Site selection and engineering, construction, environmental and fire/life safety, equipment installation and testing, CAD, and other technical services as required. Work is performed across the nation in each of the FAA’s nine regions as well as the Aeronautical Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and the Technical Center in Atlantic City, New Jersey and in several U.S. territories. An average staff of 400-500 with a peak staff over 650 supports this contract, in addition to those subcontractors who perform construction work.
We are looking for a skilled Go Developer to join our team on a fast-moving custom-built enterprise application ecosystem. You will work on both mobile and web based software solutions that utilize React frontends, GO, and GraphQL. You’ll work with the team to explore new technologies that will support and accelerate project deliverables and outcomes. Your expertise with GraphQL and Go will be needed to improve code quality, perform optimizations, and review other team members code.
You’ll be collaborating with your fellow software engineers in a primarily remote team setting, so you should be comfortable communicating and knowledge-sharing via virtual environments. You’ll be tasked with writing rock solid Go code, you’ll serve as an expert for the Go, GraphQL, and you’ll enjoy onboarding solutions that will improve the developer ecosystem at large. If we just described you, we want to hear from you!
- Undergraduate or Masters degree in computer science (6+ years of relevant experience is also acceptable in lieu of a college degree)
Required Experience and Skills:
Your Career So Far:
You have 4+ years of solid experience building complex backend APIs at an enterprise level.
You are highly proficient in Go development.
You have experience working with relational databases (e.g. Postgres), key-value stores (e.g. Redis), and NoSQL Databases (MongoDB, Couchbase, DynamoDB).
You can write well-structured, efficient and maintainable code, and actively keep the quality of the codebase in check.
You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and enjoy building scalable distributed systems.
Must be able to meet customer security requirements. A background check by Federal Authorities will be performed.
Your business skills and dev competencies look like this:
You understand the power of Docker and AWS, and how to leverage both to meet and exceed customer expectations.
You enjoy being an active participant in SCRUM ceremonies and bringing positive energy to the team.
You are very comfortable with the AWS ecosystem (Cloud Formation, Terraform, etc), and you are experienced with GraphQL.
You’ve worked in a distributed team environment for at least 3 years.
You’re familiar with centralized logging, monitoring, and alerting solutions, and you have a deep understanding of DevOps, AWS, and Cloud solutions.
You enjoy and seek to understand how the codebase and the data architecture coalesce.
You have a demonstrated ability to build and maintain colleague and client relationships.
You can exercise discretion and work independently.
You have excellent written and oral communication skills.
Your technical competencies encompass:
Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.
This position pays a minimum annual salary of $79,100.00 and a maximum annual salary of $138,400.00.
Benefits for this position include: medical, dental, vision, paid time off and 401K.
The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.
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/LGBTQ+.
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