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Colorado Springs, Colorado

Req #: R117123


  • US - CO, Colorado Springs
  • US - CO, Schriever Air Force Base

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret

Job Description:

Are you an experienced Software Engineer looking for an opportunity to grow your skillset? Are you interested in the space domain?  Would you like to work on operational software with a diverse user base?  Do you want to be part of a fast-paced team that is helping the government solve major national security challenges in the space domain? We need your help.

Parsons has emerged as a leader in the development of cutting-edge solutions for the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community. Our tremendous success can be attributed to our people and our priorities. We hire the best, we make them a priority and we never lose focus on the mission. It’s why we’re here. We have built this cultural legacy by working closely with analysts and operators to understand their needs and delivering meaningful value through innovative, cost effective and intuitive software solutions. Our Space Operations Directorate is passionate about making America the undisputed leader in Space because we understand that ensuring our nation’s security for future generations depends on it. Parsons creates game changing space solutions by teaming highly respected subject matter experts with brilliant technologists.

•        This position requires the selected candidate to hold an active Department of Defense TS/SCI level security clearance which requires US citizenship while working in support of a government contract.
•        Bachelor’s degree in computer science or technical discipline with minimum of 2 years of industry experience. Relevant experience, applicable training and/or certifications may be substituted for the bachelor’s degree.
•        Strong organizational and prioritization skills.
•        Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to work in a collaborative/distributed team environment.
•        Experience in object-oriented analysis and design techniques.

Desired Skills:
•        Java application development experience.
•        Spring Framework Java application development experience.
•        Java Enterprise (Java EE) application development experience.
•        Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS), and Commercial Cloud Services (C2S).
•        Experience with Kubernetes software development and deployment (e.g. Docker, Rancher, Helm, Kustomize, Istio).
•        Web Service experience developing REST and/or SOAP web services.
•        Experience developing micro-services.
•        Experience working with web service data formats (e.g., JSON, JSON-P, XML).
•        Web application development experience (e.g., HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX).
•        Experience with Apache Accumulo NoSQL Database.
•        Relational database development experience (SQL).
•        Experience with asynchronous messaging frameworks, (e.g. ActiveMQ)
•        3D Graphics application development experience (e.g., OpenGL, WebGL, Vulkan, Space visualizations).
•        Experience with collaborative development tools, for example; source control (e.g., Git, Mercurial, SVN), automated build tools (e.g., Jenkins), automated deployment tools.
•        Experience with infrastructure automation (e.g. Puppet, Ansible).
•        Rust development experience.
•        C++ development experience.
•        Experience porting Fortran to modern languages.
•        Linux Experience
•        Experience with scripting languages (e.g., bash, DOS).
•        Experience with application security.
•        Experience with space domain.
•        Security+ Certification

The anticipated annualized full time target compensation (median) for this position is: $150,000.00.

Benefits for this position include: medical, dental, vision, paid time off and 401K.

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Founded in 1944, Parsons, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm with revenues of $2.7 billion in 2011, is 100% owned by the Employee Stock Ownership Trust. We conquer the toughest logistical challenges and deliver design/design-build, program/construction management, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. Parsons is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on transportation, environmental/infrastructure, and defense/security.

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