Software Engineer


Parsons
Fort Meade, MD
United States

Security Clearance Required
Yes Top Secret SCI Poly clearance

Job Description
Join a team of highly motivated and talented engineers that work well together in completing their mission while supporting and learning from each other. A great environment for someone that has a lot to offer and an appetite for further growth. An opportunity to make a real difference in securing our nation’s networks.

We are looking for a Python-focused software engineer ready to grow their skills and career in a dynamic organization by writing CND tools that will ensure maximal mission impact for their customer. Efforts will be focused on developing solutions to perform next generation of high-speed network security leveraging LookingGlass proprietary inline packet processing devices. Our applications are primarily deployed on Linux using a DevOps process and lifecycle.Join us in creating awesome solutions to real world problems that are vital to the defense of our nation.
 
Job Requirements
Ft. Meade, MD
Join a team of highly motivated and talented engineers that work well together in completing their mission while supporting and learning from each other. A great environment for someone that has a lot to offer and an appetite for further growth. An opportunity to make a real difference in securing our nation’s networks.

We are looking for a Python-focused software engineer ready to grow their skills and career in a dynamic organization by writing CND tools that will ensure maximal mission impact for their customer. Efforts will be focused on developing solutions to perform next generation of high-speed network security leveraging LookingGlass proprietary inline packet processing devices. Our applications are primarily deployed on Linux using a DevOps process and lifecycle.Join us in creating awesome solutions to real world problems that are vital to the defense of our nation.

Qualifications:

7+ years of experience in software engineering development, technologies and methodologies
Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field (four years of experience may be substituted)
Intermediate to Advanced skills with Python, including familiarity with developing command-line applications and server applications; and both consuming and providing RESTful services
Experience writing Python to be used in a variety of situations, including as standalone web service applications, analysts’ scripts and tools, and as plugins in a variety of frameworks
Experience with database technologies, especially PostgreSQL
Experience with message queue and other reliable message delivery technologies, such as ActiveMQ, RabbitMQ, and JMS
Ability to decompose complex requirements into discrete tasks and use cases, along with prioritizing development efforts between multiple objectives
Ability to work together in a team with multiple roles, skills, and expertise; ability to work independently within a larger group
AN ACTIVE TS/SCI CLEARANCE AND POLY REQUIRED
Preferred:

Experience developing multi-tier or full-stack applications
Knowledge of writing Splunk commands and interfacing with Splunk as a developer
Experience with Splunk or related technologies such as ELK, especially as a developer
Knowledge of Computer Network Defense (CND) activities and concepts, including network analysis, malware analysis, and forensics
Experience with additional programming languages, especially Bourne shell
Experience with packaging and integrating large software systems into turnkey and/or shrink-wrapped software deliverables, especially as Linux RPMs and/or Docker containers
Experience with unit and testing technologies for Python
Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret SCI Poly clearance.
Employer
Parsons
Alejandra Hanks


United States
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