baltimoreprogrammer | Rapid Prototype Developer in Greenbelt, MD

Rapid Prototype Developer

  • Parsons
  • $112,190.00 - 178,460.00 / Year *
  • 125 Crescent Rd
  • Greenbelt, MD 20770
  • Full-Time
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Parsons is looking for a rapid prototype developer with a focus on integration tasks. We're looking for someone to work directly in an operations organization on an innovation-focused development team helping to ensure our customers' world-class CND capabilities stay ahead of the curve. You'll work directly on improving Windows and Unix based collection and analysis tools, including generating and contributing your own innovative ideas, to revolutionize the analysis capabilities of our customer.

In this role, you will develop or modify existing software to satisfy critical mission needs in a rapid time frame (within minutes to a week), develop new analyst ideas into prototypes in short periods of time (1-10 days), and come up with innovative new solutions to solve mission needs. You will enjoy both the pressure and benefits of rapid development, as well as the near-immediate feedback on the software developed.

Qualifications :
  • A Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, mathematics or a related discipline may be substituted for four years of general experience
  • At least four years of general experience in software development/engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution
  • Demonstrated work experience with Source Code Management {e.g. Git, Stash, or Subversion, etc.)
  • Demonstrated verbal and communication skills

AN ACTIVE TOP SECRET/SCI + POLY REQUIRED

Preferred Skills :

  • The ability and desire to both develop Windows-based host analysis tools and utilize them to execute mission
  • Strong object-oriented skills and the ability/desire to develop software using Java
  • Experience in languages such as Powershell, Java, Javascript, PHP, Python, Bash, Perl, C/C++, or C#
  • Experience in technologies-SQL, JQuery, XML, elasticsearch, and web-based APIs
  • Experience with platforms-Centos 5/6/7, Windows, and docker containers.
  • Ability to work very independently and are self-motivated
  • Ability to perform any technical tasks (other than programming, i.e. OS) to get the job done
  • Willingness to learn new things as needed
  • Willingness to work in a dynamic mission-oriented environment


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. 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.

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.