Software Engineer

KEYW Corporation   •  

Hanover, MD

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 39 days ago


The Software Engineer develops, maintains, and enhances complex and diverse software systems (e.g., processing-intensive analytics, novel algorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, real- time systems, and business management information systems) based upon documented requirements. Works individually or as part of a team. Reviews and tests software components for adherence to the design requirements and documents test results. Resolves software problem reports. Utilizes software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment. Provides specific input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade- offs, software reuse, use of Commercial Off-the-shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development, and requirements analysis and synthesis from system level to individual software components.


Bachelor Degree (Master Degree preferred) Degree in Computer Science, a related field or equivalent experience. 5 years applicable software design engineering experience.

  • Java development experience - including newer Java versions
  • JEE experience (including JMS, Servlets, JSPs, JDBC)
  • Relational Database experience (specifically MySQL and Oracle)
  • Experience with Javascript frameworks (ExtJS, jQuery, AngularJS)
  • Experience using build tools (especially Maven);
  • Experience using Git and Stash; Experience with Atlassian tools (JIRA, Confluence)
  • Experience with testing tools and suites (JUnit, TeamCity, Jenkins)
  • Experience working with Splunk (creating dashboards, visualizations


Positions require a Top Secret security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph. Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.

KeyW EEO Statement

KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun—because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.

About the Organization

KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.