Application Developer (Java/Javascript/Python) in El Segundo, CA at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

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Job Description

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


  • Parsons’ extensive experience in the cleared space, combined with your technical knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop simple applications and solutions utilizing basic technologies and platforms including MS SharePoint (web parts, lists, and workflows) and Atlassian's Jira and Confluence.
  • Demonstrated moderate-to-advanced scripting skills using Javascript, CSS, HTML, and Python
  • Demonstrated ability to work with people providing loose and vague requirements to iterate to a final solution acceptable to the customer
  • Ability to document all work (requirements and solution architecture) in Confluence or other sources as required
  • Flexible and open mind with the ability to independently problem solve and work in an ambiguous and security constrained environment
  • Openness to learning new tools, both old and new, to achieve targets and objectives


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or equivalent certifications in computer science, web services, or related technical field preferred
  • Related experience in software development preferred
  • Solid expertise in developing web based applications
  • Knowledge of database abstraction layers, JSP, and J2EE
  • Functional understanding of sockets, UDP, TCP/IP, and other aspects of network programming
  • Proficiency in XML and Java, HTTP/HTML/CSS/JavaScript
  • Familiar with web services
  • Security+ or DoD 8570.01 (IAT Level I) certification required.
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret SCI clearance.

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 and Engineering. 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.