Software Engineer

Herndon, VA

Posted: 05/31/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Industry: Information Technology Job Number: 23-00346

Job Description

Software Engineer
Herndon, VA
A DoD Secret Security Clearance will be issued to you upon starting!

Applicant will be an active member of the Development and Integration Team. The team is responsible for the development of capabilities as well as the integration and updates of multiple Red Hat SELinux. We are seeking a skilled Systems Programmer with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) experience who will be responsible for development and integration of capabilities. You will work closely with the staff and users to ensure requirements are met.

Basic Required Qualifications:
  • Significant experience with at least 1 modern systems programming language (Ideally Rust or Go, but all will be considered)
  • Knowledge of/experience with RPM-based distros
  • Familiarity with SE Linux policy development
  • Experience with version control (Git or Subversion)
  • Knowledgeable of virtualization platforms (Qemu/KVM)
  • Knowledge of container technology (LXC or Podman preferred)
Desired Qualifications:
  • Web Dev experience (any language or framework)
  • Desire to solve challenging problems
  • Strong intrapersonal skills/willingness to work with various levels of experience/skills
  • Ability to maintain US government clearance
Education Requirements:
Bachelor of Science plus 6 years' experience OR Master of Science plus 4 years' experience.

Candidate must be able to obtain a Secret Security clearance within reasonable time of hire. All applicants selected will be subject to a US Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, US citizenship is required

Meet Your Recruiter

Jason Briggs
Team Leader - Defense Solutions

A seasoned recruiting and sales professional with more than 7 years of industry experience, Jason Briggs joins the Contract Professionals, Inc. (CPI) team as the Director of Business Development, Information Technology Division in Scottsdale, Arizona.

With a talent for creative problem solving and coalition building, Jason started his career at Oxford and Associates in 2013, generating $2.3 million in sales by targeting the hardware, software, IT, and science & technology industries.

Subsequently, Jason joined KT Consulting as a Federal Department of Defense (DoD) Senior Recruiter focusing on winning and staffing One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS-SB) Proposals and Contracts for the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines.

Relocating to Arizona in 2017, Jason is originally from Wisconsin. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin Stout with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business with a focus in Risk Management. 

Jason attended St. John's Northwestern Military Academy in Wisconsin where he was exposed to JROTC leadership education training and military sciences. He has served on alumni executive board for the University of Wisconsin Stout's National social philanthropy fraternity, Phi Sigma Phi.  Jason also continues to provide support for local dog rescue organizations in the Phoenix area by donating time and participating in local adoption events.

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