Senior Software Engineer

L3 Technologies - Chantilly, VA3.8

L3 Advanced Programs – Chantilly is looking for a self-starting, team-oriented Senior Software Engineer to join our dynamic development team in supporting a Government customer. The team is building a large-scale enterprise application using web technologies, distributed computation and storage frameworks, and sophisticated, cutting-edge domain analytics, with the system hosted on virtualized and cloud-computing platforms. The successful candidate will have the ability to work both independently with little supervision as well as engage with a team to achieve overall project objectives.


The Senior Software Engineer participates in a development team that uses agile methodologies combined with mature software practices and a technology-supported development infrastructure. The Senior Software Engineer will execute full lifecycle agile workflow including daily SCRUMs, story grooming and bidding, and sprint execution. The Senior Software Engineer will develop software and extend the software baseline to implement new capabilities and to mature existing capabilities using key enabling technologies and frameworks. The Senior Software Engineer will help maintain the deployed system, diagnose and resolve issues, and provide support to end-users as needed. The Senior Software Engineer will provide technical and methodological guidance to the team, while helping steer the team to be self-reliant and highly effective at meeting project objectives.

The ideal candidate will have outstanding technical talent; have the desire to continuously learn and apply new skills and technologies; and be eager to take on hard problems and develop successful solutions to achieve the overall mission.


Required Skills:
Education –B.S. or M.S. Degree in a computer-related discipline; or the equivalent in professional software development experience
Experience – 9 years of related experience with B.S. Degree; or 7 years with M.S. Degree; or 13 years of professional software development experience
Active TS/SCI clearance
Strong experience with Java or similar object-oriented languages
Experience with JavaScript, jQuery, and other web technologies
Experience with most of the following enterprise development technologies: Hibernate, SQL, REST / JAX-RS / Spring MVC, network programming, multi-threaded programming, and message queues
Security+ certification or ability to certify within four months
Desired Skills
Experience with Unix/Linux, especially RedHat or CentOS
AWS Certification or experience with AWS
Experience with web technologies such as jQuery, Cesium, WebSockets
Agile development experience
Strong written and oral communication skills
This position can be hired at either a Level 5 or Level 6.

L3 Technologies is a prime contractor in aerospace systems and national security solutions. L3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of communication and electronic systems and products used on military and commercial platforms.

We offer a competitive benefits package for full-time and part-time employees to include: paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long and short term disability and company paid life insurance, 401(k) Employee Stock Purchase Plan, referral bonuses and tuition reimbursement.

L3 is an equal opportunity employer. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing to include background checks.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.

US Security Clearance Required : Top Secret SCI with Polygraph
: Full-time
: Day - 1st
: No
: Division - Advanced Programs-20000022
Job Level
: Individual Contributor
Job Posting
: Sep 5, 2018, 3:37:35 PM
: Engineering-Hardware/Software