Parsons Corporation Junior/Entry Level Backend Software Engineer in Centreville, Virginia

Junior/Entry Level Backend Software Engineer


Centreville, Virginia, United States

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Junior/Entry Level Backend Software Engineer

Centreville, Virginia

Ready for a challenge that will keep you on the cutting edge of cyber-security? Parsons works on top level cyber-security for national defense programs and is hiring Junior/Entry Level Backend Software Engineerswith a focus on research, innovation and solving mission critical challenges.


·Solve challenging problems to meet customer needs

·Create well-designed, testable, and efficient code

·Collaborate with other team members

·Participate in an Agile Development Process

·Expand your knowledge of Computer Networking

·Ask smart questions, take risks, and champion innovative ideas.

Required Qualifications

·Must have a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Security, or a related field

·Must have a GPA of 3.0 or above (out of 4.0 scale)

·Must have 0-2 years computer programming development experience

·Proof of US Citizenship is required

·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.

Required Skills

·Proficiency in Object-Oriented Programming languages such as Java and/or C+·Excellent written and verbal skills to communicate with technical team members, managers and customers

·Strong understanding ofsoftware development principles,data structures and algorithms

·Multithreaded, and Real-time programming techniques

Desired Skills

·Experience in Python or other scripting languages

·Experience working in a Linux command line environment

·Understanding of network protocols and configurations

·Experience analyzing performance issues and implementing efficiency improvements

·Experience performing unit testing

·Working with Virtual Machines such asVMWare, Xen, KVM, OpenStack, and VirtualBox

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.

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