C++ Developer

    • SPARTA, Inc. dba Cobham Analytic Solutions
  • Centreville, VA
  • Posted 46 days ago | Updated 3 hours ago


On Site
USD 96,400.00 - 168,700.00 per year
Full Time


Customer engagement
Software prototyping
Software architecture
Computer science
Computer engineering
Software engineering
Version control
Value engineering
Microsoft Excel
Software development
Open source
Computer networking
Security clearance
Continuous integration
Continuous delivery
Software deployment

Job Details

In a world of possibilities, pursue one with endless opportunities. Imagine Next!

When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We've got what you're looking for.

Job Description:

Are you a software developer looking to work with teams in maintaining and improving mission-critical software applications? Do you want to design and develop custom software that will be deployed in systems helping make our country a safer place?

Parsons' Defense and Intelligence Market is looking for a software developer who will be able to support software requirements from customer interaction, collaborate on improvements and/or new capabilities for the system, and assist the team working toward completion of tasks according to project schedules.

Additionally, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop, accomplish, and excel in each of the following functions:
  • Conduct rapid software prototyping to demonstrate and evaluate technologies
  • Develop and maintain software architecture, and make recommendations for improvement
  • Conduct hands-on programming using C++
  • Leverage modern C++, as well as opensource libraries and drivers
  • Design highly efficient multithreaded code
  • Leverage message bus and other forms of inter-process communication
  • Develop, compile, debug, test, deploy, document, and implement programs for new and existing systems (COTS / GOTS / Proprietary)
  • Interface and communicate with other development teams for collaboration and integration efforts

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or another related field. (Four years of additional work experience can be substituted in lieu of a degree.)
  • 2+ years of professional experience developing in C++
  • 1+ years of experience working with Linux systems
  • 1+ years of experience working with networking protocols, and tools such as Wireshark
  • Secret clearance required

  • Familiarity with network routing, TCP/IP protocols
  • Ability to quickly implement scripts to run on Linux (using bash, python, etc)
  • Knowledge of telecommunication technologies
  • Experience with version control via Git
  • Experience with CI/CD through Gitlab (preferred) or other platforms
  • Ability to work in an operationally-driven environment with fluid requirements depending on operational need
  • Familiarity with virtualized environments
  • Experience seeing a software project through from concept to deployment/maintenance

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

This position is part of our Federal Solutions team.

Our Federal Solutions segment delivers resources to our US government customers that ensure the success of missions around the globe. Our diverse, intelligent employees drive the state of the art as they provide services and solutions in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, infrastructure, and environmental. We promote a culture of excellence and close-knit teams that take pride in delivering, protecting, and sustaining our nation's most critical assets, from Earth to cyberspace. Throughout the company, our people are anticipating what's next to deliver the solutions our customers need now.

Salary Range:
$96,400.00 - $168,700.00

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company's core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee's wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest-APPLY TODAY!