Parsons Corporation Software Developer in Centreville, Virginia
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Parsons (NYSE: PSN) is a leading technology firm driving the future of defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure. By combining unique technologies with deep domain expertise across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, and smart cities, we're providing tomorrow's solutions today!
Envision, design, and develop desktop applications and UI modules for large-scale deployment and management in support of the US Marine Corps.
Rapidly prototype desktop applications to showcase new concepts and ideas
Apply good software design and development practices in daily activities based on industry best practices.
Write comprehensive technical design specifications and support documentation based on project requirements during software design phases through to final product submission.
Suggest new technologies and approaches, often demonstrating and championing their use
Estimate the duration and level of effort of development tasks to meet project requirements.
Work within the construct of defined application life cycles for desktop, web and mobile environments.
Competencies and Skills:
Ability to lead a team and manage deliverables and schedules
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines
Ability to change between projects and requirements fluidly.
Ability to work in a high-tempo environment
Familiarity with standard software development protocols and coding standards
Application documentation including system design and technical specifications
Assisting in development of project timelines based on platform specific software development project management principles.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field*
3-5+ years experience as a software developer**
In-depth knowledge and experience with C++, C#, VB.Net, and Python languages
Must be familiar with Oracle and SQL Server
Excellent problem-solving, verbal and written communication, software design, development, and debugging skills
Ability to work independently and in groups to effectively participate in the Agile software development life cycle
Experience with using Agile software development methodologies (Scrum)
Knowledge and practice of test-driven development methodology
Additional experience can be substituted for education
** Additional education can be substituted for years of experience
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard 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 all applicable laws.