Full Stack Software Engineer in Colorado Springs, CO at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/9/2020

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Job Description

Polaris Alpha, a Parsons Company, 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. Polaris creates game changing space solutions by teaming highly respected subject matter experts with brilliant technologists. Are you an experienced Software Engineer looking for an opportunity to grow your skillset? Do you want to be part of a team that is helping the government solve major national security challenges in the space domain? We need your help.


• 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.

• Java Enterprise application development experience.

• Spring Java application development experience.

• Web Service experience developing REST and/or SOAP web services.

• Experience working with web service data formats (e.g., JSON, JSON-P, XML) .

• Relational database development experience (SQL).

• Web application development experience (e.g., HTML, CSS, JavaScript, AJAX).

• Experience with application security.

• Experience with space domain.

• Experience with collaborative development tools, for example; source control (e.g., Mercurial, Git, SVN), automated build tools (e.g., Jenkins), automated deployment tools (e.g., Puppet).

• Linux Experience

• Experience with scripting languages (e.g., bash, DOS).

• Security+ Certification

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.