Software Engineer - Journeyman

    • Amentum
  • Fredericksburg, VA
  • Posted 51 days ago | Updated 10 hours ago


On Site
Full Time


Research and Development
Life insurance
Computer science
IT management
Software development
Software Support
Software design
Issue tracking
Security clearance

Job Details

Amentum is a leading global provider of technical and engineering services to government and commercial customers. We are dedicated to delivering innovative solutions to complex challenges in the defense, intelligence, and civilian markets. With 50,000 employees worldwide, we leverage our extensive experience, cutting-edge technology, and proven processes to provide exceptional value to our customers.

We provide:
- Industry leading benefits
- 401k % pay per period plan, matching up to 6% of employees contributions (Roth or traditional)
- Parental leave up to 10 weeks
- Growth opportunities
- Wellness programs and Company Discounts
- Medical, dental, and vision insurance premiums and related expenses (HDHP, PPOs, regular HMOs, preventative medical plans).
- Basic life and AD&D insurance
- Leave benefits
- Life insurance
- Paid time off/ 10 holidays a year

We are looking for engineers to join our US Marine Corps advance technology development team. Are you a Software Engineer looking to be part of something that is truly unique - not just a job, but a mission? We are in search of an /computer science major, with 3 years or more experience to code, optimize and build updated code fixes for speed and efficiency in an R&D setting. Amentum is the next generation of high-speed technology leadership to protect our nation, and the environments needed to support them. We need you to join us on the ground floor of some of the latest programs.

- To create code and fix defects using an Agile process for a complex component of this weapon system using the software development life and test cycle.
- To measure the computer processing time usage and come up with better methods of disk space utilization, network loading and throughout.
- To enable designing, coding and maintenance of software support tools and models.

Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor's Degree (in one of these in Computer Science, Math, Engineering, or Related Field) and 3 years of experience.
- Comprehensive knowledge in definition and management of software requirements, design, code, benchmark testing, debugging, software development lifecycle, architecture, and documentation. Plans, performs, and lead software design, coding, and testing.
- Experience in an Agile software development environment and methodologies
- Two years of program/project level experience of software design and two years of experience performing detailed and complex software design and development meeting sub millisecond timing requirements;
Atlassian tool suites, Jira (for issue tracking) and Confluence (decision tracking);Source code tracking tools (i.e. Git, Bitbucket)
- C++ or C# 2 years (Preferred)

- Ability to obtain and maintain an active SECRET security clearance. Note: ship is required to obtain a security clearance.

Ability to commute to Fredericksburg, VA (1 hour south of Washington D.C.)

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.