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Principal Software Engineer

Annapolis Junction, MD
Mackey Staffing


Principal Software Engineer
Applicant must have a current TS/SCI w/ FS Poly, NSA
Seeking a talented and well-rounded Software Developer to design, build, test, install and maintain software systems. The ideal candidate must have exceptional skills in all phases of software development and support.

At least 15 years SW development/engineering, including requirements analysis, SW development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution. Must be able to communicate directions and provide guidance to junior programmer/analysts. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science is highly desired and will be considered equivalent to 4 years experience. A Master’s Degree in a Technical field will be considered equivalent to an additional 2 years experience.

Required Professional Experience:
•At least 8 years developing SW using Java programming language. At least 6 years of this experience must have been obtained in the last 8 years
•At least 6 years years developing SW for Windows (2000, 2003, XP, Vista), UNIX or Linux (Redhat versions 3-5) OS. At least 2 years of this experience must have been obtained within the last 4 years.
•Exp. with Javascript, Flex, JSP, Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), CSS, SpringMVC or equivalents for UI developers and Spring, Hibernate, JPA, Servlets or equivalents for enterprise Java developers.
•Exp. developing at least one Object Oriented System (OOS)
•Extensive experience in planning and accomplishing goals and complicated tasks and providing consultation on complex projects as top-level contributor or specialist.
•Firm grasp of modern computer programming with a minimum of 6 years experience in programming and development of application software for complex systems and software testing.
•Developing solutions integrating and extending COTS products
•Demonstrated technical writing skills; generated at least 5 documents in support of a SW development project
•Exp. designing and developing applications that contain a user-facing view component

Desired Professional Experience:
•Exp. developing and deploying desktop application frameworks (e.g. ECLIPSE RCP)
· Javascript
· Ruby
· HTML 5
· Cloud Computing
· GUI Developer
· Web Services
· Python
Background & Clearances
Applicant must have a current TS/SCI w/ FS Poly, NSA

Recruiter Info: (RFK)


About job Job title:Principal Software EngineerJob type:Direct hireJob function:Information TechnologyIndustry:Information Technology and ServicesExperience level:Mid-seniorEducation level:Bachelor’s degreeCompensation: View Compensation Location:Annapolis Junction, MDZip code:20701Skills: Top Secret Clearance, NSA Clearance, Java, Windows, Unix, Linux, Javascript, OOS, Flex, JSP, SpringMVC, Hibernate, JAVA, Javascript, Ruby, PHP, HTML 5, Cloud Computing, GUI Developer, Web Services, PythonExperience required: 8 Years Relocation assistance:No Will consider candidates willing to relocate on their ownVisa requirement:Only US CitizensNumber of positions: 1