Parsons Corporation Front End Software/Web Developer in Columbia, Maryland

Front End Software/Web Developer


Columbia, Maryland, United States

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Parsons Government Services is looking for a software engineer with experience in front-end technologies to join our growing web application team. We are looking for engineers passionate about shaping the next generation of cyber intelligence. You will have a high degree of responsibility and ownership over the development of new features to improve and enhance mission-critical software applications.

In this role, you must be self-motivated, able to work both independently and closely with your team. Our ideal candidate is a passionate advocate for front-end best practices, scalable architecture and quality user experiences.

This role’s responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Developing new features whileincorporating feedback from team members and clients

  • Maintaining and upgrading legacycomponents to modern development standards

  • Collaborating with team membersduring design reviews to refine user experience

  • Participate in code reviews to ensurebest practices

  • Writing clear, concise anddescriptive documentation of your features

  • Working in a secure, closed Linuxenvironment


  • Experience in software development—internships or COOPs can count

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or equivalent experience

  • Solid expertise in developingweb-based applications

  • Object Oriented JavaScript and anunderstanding of Prototypical Inheritance

  • Familiarity with a server-sidelanguage (Python preferred)

  • Handlebars or similar htmltemplating engine

  • LESS or SASS and CSSpreprocessing

  • Familiarity with front-end webframeworks (Angular, React, etc.)

  • Knowledge of Linux environment

  • Modular and Encapsulated patterns

  • Must be a US Citizen to be considered for the position



  • D3.js

  • Python and Django

  • Web components and Polymer.js

  • Software Version Control (Git,SVN, etc.)

  • Familiarity with networkingprotocols

  • Certifications in computer science, web services, or related technical field

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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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.