Software Engineer in Dulles, VA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Wood Consulting   •  

Dulles, VA 20101

Industry: Technical Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 60 days ago

This job is no longer available.


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.

This position will focus on cloud-oriented development (AWS, Azure).


  • Design and develop new software
  • Maintain existing software and resolves software problem reports
  • Modify existing software to add new features
  • Perform individually and as part of a team
  • Utilize software development and software design methodologies appropriate to the development environment and in compliance with customer and industry lifecycle development approaches
  • Develop, execute and document software testing, including test cases
  • Perform software requirement analysis, derivation and allocation
  • Provide input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, application security, and use of Commercial Off-the-shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development
  • Provide input to hardware (COTS/GOTS/capacity/etc.) recommendations
  • Prepare software documentation, including user guides


US Citizenship required

Active Top Secret Clearance required

Candidates must be willing to be processed for a TS/SCI clearance

  • Eight (8) or more years of software development experience required.
  • [A Master's degree in a related discipline may substitute for two (2) years of experience. A PhD may substitute for four (4) years of experience.]
  • Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline is required.
  • [Ten (10) years of experience (for a total of eighteen (18) or more years) may be substituted for a degree.]

Required skills include:

  • Experience leading a software development team (includes leading modules as part of a larger project)
  • Experience developing system performance, availability, scalability, manageability and security requirements for mid- to large-scale programs
  • Agile development methodology experience required
  • Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: Java, Perl, Ruby, Python, HTML, C, C++, .NET, ColdFusion, Adobe, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: SQL, Oracle, MySQL, JBDC, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience and/or familiarity with one of more of the following: Windows, Linux, Apache, TomCat, Ozone Widgets, Spring, Struts, JUnit, Hibernate, etc.

Desired skills include:

  • Experience with Agile development methodology
  • Experience with software configuration management and control tools (e.g., CVS, Eclipse, ClearCase, etc.)
  • Experience with automated testing tools (e.g., RSpec, Cucumber, etc.)


  • DoD 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level I (e.g., Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)) certification highly desired.

Valid Through: 2019-9-16