Parsons Corporation Software Engineer in Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
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Polaris Alpha® Advanced Systems, a Parsons Company, is hiring experienced Software Developers/Engineers whose role will be essential to the design, implementation, and delivery of high performance, secure, mission critical solutions. We seek engineers that are versatile, display leadership qualities, and are enthusiastic to tackle new challenges as we continue to provide the military with cutting edge tools. For this position, the Software Engineer will analyze, design, and implement advanced capabilities for armament systems at Picatinny Arsenal, NJ. The role includes design and implementation of software modules for new tactical fire control systems based on established requirements, with strong consideration for interoperability and software architecture openness.
Design and development of software modules for U.S. Army tactical fire control systems in an Agile development environment
Requirements analysis and traceability
Authoring design, interface, and user documentation
Software configuration management using Git or similar tools
Support periodic design reviews
Support Agile sprint planning activities
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field
3+ years of experience in software engineering
Experience developing in one or more of :
Microservices (Kubernetes, Docker, containerization)
Networking at the transport layer
Graphical User Interfaces
Experience with Development, Build and Configuration tools for example the Atlassian toolset (e.g., Jira, Bitbucket, Jenkins, Confluence)
Excellent organizational, communications, problem-solving and people skills, be a self-starter, and enjoy being part of and contributing to a hard-working team.
Must have the ability to quickly learn and creatively leverage new technologies.
Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Must be a U.S. Citizen and hold or be able to obtain a Secret security clearance. While a security clearance is not required, it may be in the future so candidates should have or have held a clearance or be clearable
Must be able to travel. Anticipated travel level 5%-10%.
Software development lifecycle experience (SDLC), especially within the DoD
Experience developing in and deploying to a Linux environment
Experience with Government standards and procedures.
Understanding of, and experience working within, the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
Experience with or knowledge of U.S. Army tactical fire control systems
Experience migrating legacy applications to modern frameworks
The position requires a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief.
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.