Parsons Corporation Lead Java Software Engineer in Centreville, Virginia

Lead Java Software Engineer


Centreville, Virginia, United States

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Lead Java Software Engineer

Centreville, VA


  • Lead a team of Java Software Engineers

  • Solve challenging problems to meet customer needs

  • Create well-designed, testable, and efficient code

  • Collaborate with other team members

  • Participate in an Agile Development Process

  • Expand your knowledge of Computer Networking

  • Ask smart questions, take risks, and champion innovative ideas.

Required Qualifications

  • Must have a Bachelor ofScience in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Security, or arelated field

  • Must have 15+ yearscomputer programming development experience

  • Proof of US Citizenship isrequired

  • Applicants selected foremployment must have a DoD TS security clearance and must meet additional eligibilityrequirements for access to classified information or materials.

Required Skills

  • Strong understanding ofsoftware development principles, data structures and algorithms

  • Programming experience in Java8+ Proficient with Linuxcommand line environments

  • Strong Computer NetworkingExperience

  • Knowledge of arp, ip, tcp, udp, dns, dhcp, and routing protocols

  • Experience with wireshark, cloudshark, and tcpdump

  • Excellent written and verbalskills to communicate with technical team members, managers and customers

  • Proficient in analyzingperformance issues and implementing efficiency improvements

  • Proficiency in concurrencythrough multithreaded programming techniques

Desired Skills

  • Experience in the following

  • Scala

  • Distributed Processing

  • Kubernetes

  • RDF Data-stores / SPARQL

  • Apache Spark

  • Apache Accumulo

  • Apache Fluo

  • MongoDB

  • Kafaka / Kafka Streams

  • Google Protobufs

  • Understanding of network equipmentand configurations

  • Working with Virtual Machines such as VMWare,Xen, KVM, OpenStack, and VirtualBox

  • Experience with Devops tools

  • Experience with Kubernetesorchestration technology

  • Experience with buildautomation technologies (Jenkins, Gradle, GIT, SVN, Maven, Ivy)

  • Experience with automatedconfiguration management tools (Ansible, Salt, Puppet, Chef)

  • Experience with Artifactbinary repository management (Nexus, Maven, Artifactory)

  • Experience with distributedplatforms (Kafka, Hadoop, Spark)

  • Experience with OS packagemanagement systems (Yum, Apt)

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.