Parsons Corporation Software Engineer (C++) in Centreville, Virginia
Are you a software engineer looking to improve and enhance mission-critical software applications? Do you want to design and develop customer software that will be deployed in systems helping make the country a safer place?
Parsons' Cyber and Intelligence Market is looking for a self-starter who will be able to derive software requirements from customer interaction, take the lead in proposing new software capabilities, and identify improvements to existing software systems.
Additionally, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop, accomplish, and excel in each of the following functions:
Lead a software development effort, and create a roadmap for capability development
Conduct rapid software prototyping to demonstrate and evaluate technologies
Conduct applied research in the areas of current and emerging computer technology and make recommendations based on research and analysis
Investigate commercial and custom SDKs and APIs to identify additional integration capabilities
Develop and maintain software development architecture, and make recommendations for improvement
Conduct hands-on programming using C++, Python, Java
Leverage modern C++, and libraries such as Boost, Intel TBB, and FFmpeg
Desire to write highly efficient multithreaded code
Develop, compile, debug, test, deploy, document, and implement programs for new and existing systems (COTS / GOTS / Proprietary)
Interface and communicate with other development teams for collaboration and integration efforts
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or another related field. (Four years of additional work experience can be substituted in lieu of a degree.)
5+ years of software development experience
5+ years of professional experience developing in C++ 3+ years of experience working with Linux systems
2+ years of experience working with networking protocols, and tools such as Wireshark
TS/SCI clearance required
Familiarity with network routing and segmenting concepts (VPNs, MPLS, VLANs)
Familiarity implementing and maintaining configuration management (Git), continuous integration (Jenkins), and automated test frameworks
Ability to work in an operationally-driven environment with fluid requirements depending on operational need
Familiarity with JIRA and Confluence
Familiarity with virtualized environments including KVM, VMWare
Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.
Ready for action? We're looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don't hesitate to act. 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.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.