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1437- Backend Developer

Arlington, Virginia
US Citizenship

Seeking a Backend Developer to work within a cross-functional research and development team focused on advancing the state-of-the-art in cyber mission planning and cyber application management.
Telecommute for now. 1-2 days a week on site post pandemic.


  • Actively participate in the design, build, test and implementation phases of software components throughout the software development life cycle
  • Participate in discussions on requirements analysis, system architecture, code quality and change management controls
  • Write and test code, as well as work with other team members to deliver fully functional and tested software
  • Participate in troubleshooting and research of software bugs and issues as they are reported


  • A bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer/Electrical Engineering, or related scientific domain
  • 7+ years of software development experience (MS + 5 years, or PhD + 3)
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance
  • Proficiency in multiple programming and scripting languages including Java, Python, and bash
  • 5+ years experience software development using Java
  • 2+ years experience software development using Python
  • 2+ years experience relational database development with Postgresql, MySql, Oracle or SQL Server.
  • 2+ years experience with software development tools and platforms (Git, Linux, AWS, etc.).
  • 2+ years experience with Agile methodologies
  • 2+ years experience developing in Linux environments
  • 1+ years experience with containerized environments such as Docker or Kubernetes


  • Experience with Postgresql
  • Familiarity with data serialization technologies such as Apache Avro, Thrift, and Protocol Buffers
  • Familiarity with messaging technologies such as Kafka and NSQ)
  • Familiarity with RPC frameworks such as gRPC
  • Familiarity with graph database concepts
  • Ability to iterate and deliver quickly
  • Willingness jump in and solve hard problems
  • Great communication skills
  • Self-driven work ethic
  • Experience developing RESTful web services.


  • US Citizen