Software Developer / Application Support

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Less than 5 years

Posted 50 days ago


The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), a national leader in scientific research and development, located midway between Baltimore and Washington, DC is seeking a Software Application Engineer.

Job Summary: Software Developer/Application Support for APL engineering and manufacturing applications.


  1. Support existing custom applications by upgrading to latest technologies, responding to user calls, and addressing operational initiatives
  2. Interact with all levels of users to gather and document requirements for applications
  3. Design, develop, integrate and test plans and automated software to enhance engineering applications and business processes
  4. Execute sound configuration management and configuration control of software products and documentation. Participate in design reviews, test plan generation and regression testing


: Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or coursework in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent years of IT related professional work experience.
  • Familiarity with software design and development, including recognized best software engineering practices and agile software development.
  • 0 - 3 years' experience in software development with service based data-driven Java applications, Eclipse, Linux, Database SQL, and Configuration Management tools.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently and as part of an integrated team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications to document and present technical work to a broad audience.

Special Work Conditions:

Occasional weekend and other after hours work required to meet critical project/work-related business needs.