Parsons Corporation Front End Software/Web Developer in Columbia, Maryland

Front End Software/Web Developer


Columbia, Maryland, United States

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Parsons Government Services is looking for a software engineer with experience in front-end technologies to join our growing web application team. We are looking for engineers passionate about shaping the next generation of cyber intelligence. You will have a high degree of responsibility and ownership over the development of new features to improve and enhance mission-critical software applications.

In this role, you must be self-motivated, able to work both independently and closely with your team. Our ideal candidate is a passionate advocate for front-end best practices, scalable architecture and quality user experiences.

This role’s responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Developing new features whileincorporating feedback from team members and clients

  • Maintaining and upgrading legacycomponents to modern development standards

  • Collaborating with team membersduring design reviews to refine user experience

  • Participate in code reviews to ensurebest practices

  • Writing clear, concise anddescriptive documentation of your features

  • Working in a secure, closed Linuxenvironment


  • Experience in software development—internships or COOPs can count

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or equivalent experience

  • Solid expertise in developingweb-based applications

  • Object Oriented JavaScript and anunderstanding of Prototypical Inheritance

  • Familiarity with a server-sidelanguage (Python preferred)

  • Handlebars or similar htmltemplating engine

  • LESS or SASS and CSSpreprocessing

  • Familiarity with front-end webframeworks (Angular, React, etc.)

  • Knowledge of Linux environment

  • Modular and Encapsulated patterns

  • Must be a US Citizen to be considered for the position



  • D3.js

  • Python and Django

  • Web components and Polymer.js

  • Software Version Control (Git,SVN, etc.)

  • Familiarity with networkingprotocols

  • Certifications in computer science, web services, or related technical field

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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