Parsons Corporation Software Developer - (SME Journeyman) Remote in United States

Software Developer - (SME Journeyman) Remote


United States

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Ready for a challenge that will keep you on the cutting edge of cyber-security? Are you a web developer ready to step into the cleared space? Parsons works on top level cyber-security for national defense programs and is hiring experienced Software Developers with a focus on research, innovation and solving mission critical challenges.

Parsons’ extensive experience in the cleared space, combined with your advanced technical knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. Training, development and opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve. We need our Developers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new challenges across the full-stack as we continue to push security forward.


We are seeking a Software Developer (SME Journeyman) position with system administration responsibilities and the potential to work on several different projects including: a host based security compliance tool, Continuous Monitoring and Risk Scoring application, Web Single Sign On, PKI Kerberos. Position requires working with remote customers and widely dispersed team members.

As a Software Developer (Journeyman), you will be:

  • Assisting in the development of software applications for our DoD customers

  • Coding, testing and debugging programs according to detailed requirements.

  • Supporting the maintenance of existing software applications.

  • Participating on a team designing, documenting, developing, testing and implementing software programs.

  • Supporting and providing quality customer service through the development, production and integration of software applications that enable customers to successfully meet their business goals.

  • Adhering to a software development life cycle.

  • Assist in the maintenance and support Linux servers for the development team.

  • Install and configure software needed by the development team.

Required Experience:

  • Software development experience targeting Unix/Linux environments

  • Languages: Comfortable working in one of: Python, Perl, PHP and experience with a second programming language: one of the above or C, C++, JavaScript, Java, Ruby, Clojure

  • Operating Systems: Strong Linux/Unix (command line, shell scripting,Willing to overlap at least 5 hours a day with 8-5 Eastern Time

  • Must have a DoD 8570 baseline certification: CISSP, Security+ (can be obtained prior to start date), etc.

  • Minimum 3 years experience

  • Proof of U.S. citizenship or permanent residency is required due to government or federal requirement.

  • U.S. citizens ONLY due to government or federal requirement.

  • Applicants selected for employment may be subject to a federal background investigation and may need to meet additional eligibility requirements for access to classified information or materials.

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or equivalent certifications in computer science, web services, or related technical field preferred.

Additional Experience (Not Required):

  • Security Networking: IPv4, IPv6, tcpdump, PKI, SSL, IPSec, etc.

  • Relational databases, especially MySQL or PostgreSQL

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. 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.

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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.