Cloud Analytic Developer in Fort Meade, MD 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? Secure Missions Solutions 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. Training, development and opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fastpaced business grow and evolve. We need our Developers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new challenges across the fullstack as we continue to push security forward.   In this role you will work directly in an operations organization on a small, tight knit development team helping to drive the customer's computer network defense (CND) mission into the future. You'll interface directly with expert CND analysts to design and develop tools to codify their knowledge and help achieve maximal mission effect, including directly executing mission yourself to help battle harden your tools. Parsons' Software Developers designs and code software components, units, and modules to meet product specifications and development schedules for clients/customers. The successful candidate will test and debug software components and units, as well as participate in system and subsystem planning. he most common languages we currently use are Python, PHP, Bash, Perl, and C++.    


  • A Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, mathematics or a related discipline may be substituted for four years of general experience
  • At least four years of general experience in software development/engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution
  • Demonstrated work experience with Source Code Management {e.g. Git, Stash, or Subversion, etc.)
  • Demonstrated work experience with distributed scalable Big Data Store (NoSQL) such as HBase, Cloud Base/Accumulo, Big Table, etc., as well as one year of experience with the Map Reduce programming model, the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS), and technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, Pig, etc.
  • Demonstrated verbal and communication skills


Preferred Skills:

  • The ability and desire to both develop Windows-based host analysis tools and utilize them to execute mission
  • Strong object-oriented skills and the ability/desire to develop software using Java
  • Experience in languages such as Powershell, Java, Javascript, PHP, Python, Bash, Perl, C/C++, or C#
  • Experience in technologies—SQL, JQuery, XML, elasticsearch, and web-based APIs
  • Experience with platforms—Centos 5/6/7, Windows, and docker containers.
  • Ability to work very independently and are self-motivated
  • Ability to perform any technical tasks (other than programming, i.e. OS) to get the job done
  • Willingness to learn new things as needed
  • Willingness to work in a dynamic mission-oriented environment

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