Springfield, Virginia

Job Description

Are you looking to join a leader in innovative technology and have a flexible work schedule?  Are you a motivated individual looking to advance your career?  Do you enjoy working under general direction independently and with a team and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills?  If you answered yes to these questions, the NGA Senior Software Developer position at Huntington Ingalls Industies - Technical Solutions Division may be the right fit for you!

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities

The Senior Software Developer will support the NGA Digital Maker Services (DMS) Developer Experience (DevX) Outreach team in St Louis, MO or Springfield, VA. 

In this position you will:

  • Apply expertise and provide guidance to accelerate the development and deployment of operational services.
  • Guide development teams in choosing DevSecOps pipeline and platform technologies to ensure software is produced efficiently and securely while leveraging technologies, such as AWS and VMWare Tanzu.
  • Provide concierge services for government and contract developers to enable them to leverage DMS technical capabilities.
  • Develop and present introductory training workshops and labs for the DMS pipeline, including CI/CD tools, software repositories, security, and hosting technologies.
  • Manage and provide O&M services to NGA virtual development environments hosted in the cloud.
  • Maintain DevX user portal to provide current information on DMS capabilities, including DevSecOps pipeline tools as well as processes for acquiring access to them.


BS in Computer Science or a related discipline with 12 plus years’ experience; MS in Computer Science or related discipline with 9+ years’ experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  1. USCitizen and Top Secret SCI – Willing to take Polygraph
  2. Skilled in computer programming, software development, software engineering
  3. Writing code using Python, Java, or other modern programming language for Microsoft or Linux platform.
  4. Using Scrum framework and rapid development cycles.
  5. Building CI/CD pipelines using Gitlab or Jenkins.
  6. Developing capabilities for the cloud, specifically AWS.
  7. Familiarity with NGA mission and organization.
  8. Using Linux operating system.



Security Clearance: None
Telework - Not Eligible

Diversity Statement

We are an EOE that values our employee’s talent – regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, religion or other protected characteristics – Your Talent Is Our Strength.

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and Veterans are encouraged to apply. Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply. Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information. U.S. Citizenship Required for the majority of our positions.

Covid Notice

A new Federal Executive Order requires that employees of Federal contractors and subcontractors be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021. Accordingly, as a condition of employment with Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, employees will be required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption prior to starting employment.

Springfield, Virginia

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides mission-critical national security solutions to government and commercial customers worldwide. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs about 44,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

  • Builder of the most complex ships in the world for 135 years at Newport News, and 82 years at Ingalls.
  • Sole builder of U.S. Navy aircraft carriers, the world’s largest warships, and one of two builders constructing nuclear-powered submarines.
  • Exclusive provider of refueling services for nuclear-powered aircraft carriers, at the forefront of new ship technologies, specialized manufacturing capabilities and nuclear facility management.
  • Largest industrial employer in Virginia and Mississippi, and an employer in Louisiana and Alabama.
  • Largest supplier of U.S. Navy surface combatants—has built more than 70 percent of Navy fleet of warships.
  • Builder-of-record for Aegis DDG 51 class of guided missile destroyers.
  • Builder of record for the LHA 6 class large-deck amphibious ships and the sole builder of the Navy’s newest fleet of the San Antonio (LPD 17) class amphibious assault ships.
  • Builder-of-record for the flagship of the U.S. Coast Guard – the National Security Cutter.
  • Provider of mission critical and practical solutions to a wide variety of government and commercial customers worldwide through Technical Solutions.
  • Provider of advanced unmanned maritime solutions for defense, marine research and commercial applications
  • Next-generation enterprise IT and C51SR
  • Management and operations of Department of Energy nuclear sites
  • Fleet sustainment
  • Employs more than 6,800 engineers and designers.

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