Title: Applications Developer Engineer – junior

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Applications developers use programming languages and source code to create software that meets government requirements. Developer may work with multiple programming languages. Application development involves the process, life cycle and creation of the software designed to meet the government requirements.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Applications Developer Engineer – Mid Level

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Applications developers use programming languages and source code to create software that meets government requirements. Developer may work with multiple programming languages. Application development involves the process, life cycle and creation of the software designed to meet the government requirements.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Application Developer Engineer – Senior

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Applications developers use programming languages and source code to create software that meets government requirements. Developer may work with multiple programming languages. Application development involves the process, life cycle and creation of the software designed to meet the government requirements.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Application Development Engineer – SME

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Applications developers use programming languages and source code to create software that meets government requirements. Developer may work with multiple programming languages. Application development involves the process, life cycle and creation of the software designed to meet the government requirements.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Field Service Representative (1st/2nd/3rd Shift)

Location: Tysons, VA

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

The Field Service Representative is a systems administrator with a strong aptitude to troubleshoot Tier 1 technical problems in real-time both independently and within a team environment.
As part of a team of FSRs, you will support fellow team members, end users, and other engineer teams with a focus on communicating effectively across all stakeholders in a 24/7 operational environment.

For reference, here is a list of shifts that exist on the team:

Key Experience and Skills Required:

Key Foundational Skills:

Highly Desired Experience and Skills:

Title: Senior Software Engineer

Location: Tysons, VA

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

Duties and Tasks:

Required Skills:

Preferred Skills:

Title: Advanced Software Engineer

Location: Tysons, VA

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

The On-Site Senior Software Engineer position requires someone with a keen ability to rapidly solve software challenges with a focus on communicating effectively with the customer, team, and end users on a highly important and exciting program. The ideal candidate must be able to work independently under pressure and effectively identify, recommend, and solve mission related issues when software solutions are needed. The candidate must be able to communicate and work effectively with remote, non-collocated development teams.

The On-Site Senior Software Engineer will ensure the proper operation of the Mult-Int Analysis and Archive System (MAAS – FMV) which includes many dependencies on other systems (e.g., video encoders, network infrastructure, database, etc). The candidate will focus on front end development related to customer software solutions on-site at the direction of the government customer and the MAAS development team. The candidate may support backend development and collaboration efforts in addition to front end development efforts.
In addition to solving ongoing operational problems, novel software solutions will be greatly valued, especially using the latest accepted software technologies. On-site software implementations and prototypes will be evaluated and migrated back into the formal software baseline at the factory.

The ideal candidate will have a general passion for software solutions and will possess an inquisitive mind that can quickly adapt and work effectively with the entire on-site team.

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

General language skillsets

General required concepts

Process

Title: Engineering Site Lead

Location: Tysons, VA

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

The Engineering Site Lead is an experienced systems engineer and technical leader with exceptional multi-tasking skills to tackle challenges across systems, processes, and agile teams that support mission operations.
As part of our site team you will:

Key Experience and Skills Required:

Key Foundational Skills:

Preferred Experience and Skills:

Title: Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Tysons, VA

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

Senior Advanced Systems Engineers will:

What You’ll Experience:

What You Bring To The Table:

 

Title: Full Stack C# Developer

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Designs, develops, and builds front-end user interfaces (web pages), business logic and algorithms, and also writes code that interacts with the database and passes data back and forth between the front end and the data store.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Senior Embedded Developer/Engineer

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

Designs, develops, debugs and modifies software embedded software. Analyzes requirements and determines which requirements have a software component. The software requirements are translates those requirements into software instructions enter either by hand or through an automated tool used to generate code.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Program Manager – Level 2

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

The Program Manager shall be responsible for the successful cost, schedule, and performance of the contract. Serves as the main point of contact for the Contracting Officer (CO), the Contracting Officer's Representative (COR), the Government Program Manager, and the Contractor's senior management. Directly contributes to program efforts in several areas, including cost management/avoidance, schedule estimation and tracking, contract performance management, risk management, requirements analysis, and quality assurance activities. Ensures proper performance of tasks necessary to ensure the most efficient and effective execution of the contract. The PM shall utilize expert communication skills needed to direct the skilled technical resources and report on the technical progress, issues, and problem areas, as well as Mite and review technical documents.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Program Manager – Mid Level

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

The Program Manager shall be responsible for the successful cost, schedule, and performance of the contract. Serves as the main point of contact for the Contracting Officer (CO), the Contracting Officer's Representative (COR), the Government Program Manager, and the Contractor's senior management. Directly contributes to program efforts in several areas, including cost management/avoidance, schedule estimation and tracking, contract performance management, risk management, requirements analysis, and quality assurance activities. Ensures proper performance of tasks necessary to ensure the most efficient and effective execution of the contract. The PM shall utilize expert communication skills needed to direct the skilled technical resources and report on the technical progress, issues, and problem areas, as well as Mite and review technical documents.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Shall have PMP certification, FAC-P/PM Entry Level certification or Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) Level I certification in Program Management

Title: Mid Level Embedded Developer/Engineer

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

Designs, develops, debugs and modifies software embedded software. Analyzes requirements and determines which requirements have a software component. The software requirements are translates those requirements into software instructions enter either by hand or through an automated tool used to generate code.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Junior Embedded Developer/Engineer

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

Designs, develops, debugs and modifies software embedded software. Analyzes requirements and determines which requirements have a software component. The software requirements are translates those requirements into software instructions enter either by hand or through an automated tool used to generate code.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Mid Level Systems Engineer

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

Utilize industry best practices, product knowledge, and business acumen to analyze business needs and recommend and implement product enhancements to help ensure solution meets objectives.  Leads the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget.  Perform requirements gathering, analysis, reviews, and create and maintain requirements traceability matrices.  Develop system requirements specifications, design documents, user manuals and readiness reviews.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

Utilize industry best practices, product knowledge, and business acumen to analyze business needs and recommend and implement product enhancements to help ensure solution meets objectives.  Leads the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget.  Perform requirements gathering, analysis, reviews, and create and maintain requirements traceability matrices.  Develop system requirements specifications, design documents, user manuals and readiness reviews.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: C++ Software Developer

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

The Java Developer Engineer will assist project leaders in the research, design, development and testing of software and tools, to include development of new work products or enhancing existing applications, systems or embedded products. This may include coding, testing and documenting software solutions to advance our technology solutions.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Location: Hanover, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

The Java Developer Engineer will assist project leaders in the research, design, development and testing of software and tools, to include development of new work products or enhancing existing applications, systems or embedded products. This may include coding, testing and documenting software solutions to advance our technology solutions.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Test Engineer – Mid Level
Clearance:
TS/SCI with ability to obtain Polygraph within reasonable period of time
Location: Hanover, MD

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Analyzes system requirements and concept of operations documents, acquisition plans, and system descriptions to develop evaluation and test plans and procedures, prepare for and conduct the data collection and analysis, and report status and results. Supports the development of Government test and evaluation documentation e.g., Test & Evaluation (T&E) Strategy, Test & Evaluation Master Plan, Event Test Plans, Test Readiness Assessments, and T&E Reports. Works with other test organizations to support T&E program integration. Provides specialized T&E capabilities tailored to system functions, level, maturity, and performance area as assigned in the SOW.

Core hours are 8 AM – 4 PM EST with flexibility on either end. Ad hoc support is required as needed for requests that fall outside this core window.

Capabilities:

Qualifications:

Title: Technical Trainer

Location: Chantilly, VA

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Technical Trainer

Technical Trainer responsible for working closely with Customer Engagement project teams to provide technical training for customer solution implementations.

The candidate will be responsible for preparing, conducting, and evaluating technical training programs. The candidate will participate in developing and writing training materials specific to the COTS product to be used in training and will design exercises to enhance lectures.

Job Requirements:

• Must have an Active TS/SCI with polygraph ONLY, all others need not apply.

• Ability to develop training materials and conduct end-user training sessions.

• Conduct training sessions through webinars, one-on-one instruction, and video conferences.

• Create instructor materials (course outlines, background material, instructional materials, and training aids).

• Curate library of training resources and maintain accurate records of user training and skill levels.

• Continuously enhance technical instructional delivery and presentation skills.

• Evaluate effectiveness of training for client needs and applications.

• Manage the training program in accordance with customer business needs.

Required Experience:

• 5+ years prior technical training experience.

• Ability to work in a team-oriented environment for a matrixed organization.

• Strong knowledge of productivity tools such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with proven ability to listen and relate with the customer.

• Ability to effectively collaborate with internal and external customers.

• Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving capabilities.

• Proven ability to communicate technical details to a non-technical audience.

• Excellent organizational and time management skills.

• Strong team player that is willing to help other team members at all times.

Desired Experience:

• Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience.

• Knowledge of the Federal Acquisition Lifecycle or commercial contracting.

• Knowledge of Federal financial systems or commercial accounting.

• Experience with Federal government contracting and/or program office organizations business processes

Title: Data Architect

Location: Herndon, VA
*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Data Architect – Expert (11+ years of experience) position that requires the following:

–             Understanding of Cloud architecture delivery

–             AWS-cloud system setup, to include networking, storage, load-balancing, fail-over, etc.

–             Solid grasp of Linux/bash system administration methods

–             Solid understanding of  AWS, Terraform, Cloud Formation

–             Ability to deliver in a DevSecOps environment, infrastructure requisition to CI/CD-like deployment

–             Understanding of IaaS, PaaS, & SaaS

–             Understanding of programming languages, such as Python

–             Understanding of containerization tech, such as Docker, Kubernetes

–             Understanding of automated build and deployment tech, such as Ansible, Jenkins

–             Understanding of source control in GitHub

–             Privileged account exposure, such as -ADM, JWICS -ADM

–             Working in engineering environments, such as FidOS, VDE, etc.

–             Use of IDEs (VS Code, etc.) for source code modification and management

–             Experience with A&A process support, documentation (security controls, procedure evidence, architecture depiction)

Title: Principal Software Engineer
 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

 

Title: Advanced Software Engineer
Clearance:
Secret Eligible, obtainable within 24 months
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Remote Work Flexibility

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

We are looking for a Subject Matter Expert (SME) with creative talent who are ready to take on the challenge of participating in the development of cutting-edge technologies that support some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  You will work closely with customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions. Please keep reading…

Responsibilities:

Required Qualifications:

Desired Qualifications:

Title: Computer & Network Security Specialist – Full Performance

Location: Chantilly, VA

 

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Responsibilities:

The candidate should be able to:

•            Support the day-to-day operation of the customer’s Splunk deployment

•            Create queries, dashboards, and visualizations in support of customer requirements

•            Develop custom functions utilizing REST endpoints and integrating technologies with Splunk

•            Create and manage Splunk knowledge objects to include apps, dashboards, alerts, extractions, tags, workflow actions, and aliases

•            Develop reports for operational activities

•            Creative problem solving, critical thinking, and analytical skills with the ability to de-construct problems

Required Qualifications:

•            TS/SCI w/ poly

•            5 to 8 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD or equivalent work experience

•            Demonstrated Splunk engineering experience

•            Understanding of a variety of security tools including firewall logs, intrusion detection systems, windows logs, event management

•            Understanding of operating systems (e.g., Linux, Windows, etc)

•            Strong analytical skills

•            Excellent writing and communication skills

•            Key contributor and self-starter with cross-organizational skills that promote transparency, flexibility, and collaboration

Desired Qualifications:

•            CompTIA Network+ certification

•            CompTIA Security+ certification

Title: Application Software Developer

Location: Chantilly, VA

 

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

 

Title: UI/UXEngineer

Location: Herndon, VA
*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

•            Builds, deploys and maintains Web Site pages

•            Develops and improves site navigation

•            Coordinates with web content developers and graphics designers to ensure that needs are technically feasible

•            Provides technical site maintenance, consultation on issues related to animation, search engine techniques, link integrity, navigation, browsers, graphics, and other technical web developments

•            Develop code using HTML, Visual Basic or other web-based programming languages

•            Prepares technical documentation

Title: Data Engineer

Location: Herndon, VA
*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

 

• Develops and applies advanced methods, theories and research

techniques in the investigation and solution of highly complex and

advanced software applications and problems requiring the expert

application of advanced knowledge

• Plans, conducts, technically directs and evaluates projects or major

phases of significant projects, coordinating the efforts of engineers

and technical support staff in the performance of assigned projects

• Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity

• Reviews literature, patents and current practices relevant to the

solution of assigned projects

• Recommends corrections in technical applications and analysis

• Evaluates vendor capabilities to provide required products or

services

• Provides technical consultation to other organizations

• May provide work leadership for lower level employees

• Work at this level is normally on the forefront of new technologies

 

Title: Program Manager
Location : Reston Virginia
 

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Job Description:

Responsible for working closely with DSI’s Customer Engagement and Product Management teams to provide the customer with business analysis expertise and project support, in a tactical capacity, evaluating internal and external client requirements and implementing effective solutions in a timely manner.

The Program Manager will be responsible for oversight of a large contract which provides software and services to the government in an acquisition program management arena. The Program Manager will interface with various levels of the customer and management supported by a dedicated and matrixed organization and resources. The Program Manager will be responsible for capturing, communicating, and managing program status, schedule, cost, and requirements as well as directing the day-to-day operations of the program to include planning, organizing and controlling technical and schedule elements during the life of the contract; tracking and reporting programs tasks, costs and metrics for pertinent areas of performance; and evaluating, selecting, and onboarding candidates in accordance with established requirements.

Job Requirements:

 

Required Experience:

 

Desired Experience:

Title: Software Engineer
Location: Chantilly, VA
Clearance: Secret

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.
 

Cornerstone Defense is Software Engineer to work in a collaborative, team-focused environment.

 

Mandatory Skills:

 

Optional Skills:

 

Title: Technical Trainer

Location: Herndon, VA
*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

The candidate will be responsible for implementing technical training courses, facilitating customer visits, and performing lab demonstrations that provide a competitive edge for technical audiences. This will include the delivery of standard and customized training based on field needs and the delivery of new product and technology training in support of field readiness. Administer hands-on tests. The position will also be responsible for helping to create, test, and review new and existing courseware.

Basic Qualifications:

•            Bachelor’s Degree in any field, plus a minimum of two years’ experience in training roles.  In lieu of degree, a minimum of 5 years of related user engagement and/or training experience may be substituted.

•            2+ years of experience working as a Trainer or an Instructional Systems Designer (ISD)

•            Demonstrated experience with curriculum development and delivery of classroom and video-based online training materials

•            Current TS/SCI with polygraph clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

•            Demonstrated ability to work in teams with a collaborative interpersonal style

•            Ability to interact with various stakeholders to include senior management and customers

•            Excellent verbal and written communication skills

•            Excellent interpersonal skills

•            Experience in the Intelligence Community

•            Experience working in a Customer Facility

•            Ability to perform with minimum direction

•            Ability to work in a demanding environment with changing priorities

Title: Information Systems Security Engineer

Location: Herndon, VA
*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

•            Under minimal supervision, carries out all phases of information systems/networks security program that involves access to computers and computerized data enabling company to meet contractual requirements for networks security

•            Conducts regular audits to ensure that systems are being operated securely, and information systems security policies and procedures are being implemented as defined in security plans

•            Conducts investigations of computer security violations and incidents, reporting as necessary to management

•            Responds to queries and requests for computer security information and reports

•            Develops, tests, and operates firewalls, intrusion detection systems, enterprise anti-virus systems and software deployment tools

•            Safeguards the network against unauthorized infiltration, modification, destruction or disclosure

•            Researches, evaluates, tests, recommends, communicates and implements new security software or devices

•            Implements, enforces, communicates and develops security policies or plans for data, software applications, hardware, and telecommunications

•            Develops materials for computer security education/awareness programs

•            Provides information to management regarding the negative impact on the business caused by theft, destruction, alteration or denial of access to information

•            Provides recommendations to clients on information assurance engineering standards, implementation dependencies, and changing information assurance related technologies

•            Provides information assurance project management, technical security staff oversight, and development of mission-critical technical documents

•            May participate in planning and assigning personnel for certain projects

•            Recommends changes in procedures

Title: Signals Analyst – Expert

Location: Chantilly, VA

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

 

Required:

Title: Project Manager/Integrator, Expert

Location: McLean, VA

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

 

 

 

As a Project Integrator supporting the customer, you will be trusted to execute multi-faced programs that support dynamic mission sets. In this role, a typical day will include:
 

Hours – Flexible

Title: ISSE – FP

Location:  Chantilly, VA

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Required Qualifications:

• Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related or an additional 6 years of experience in lieu of degree

• Experience preparing systems security plans, risk assessment reports, customer responsibility matrices, and security incident response standard operating procedures (SOPs)

• Experience preparing security assessment criteria for development teams to comply with all A&A requirements

• Experience briefing customers to guide Accreditation activities

• Demonstrated ability to convey technical information to non-technical individuals via formal and informal briefings and Technical Exchange Meetings

• A high level understanding of Cloud solutions such as Amazon, Microsoft, or Google

• Experience developing and refining application development details into Critical Control matrices

• Proficiency in ICD 503 compliance

Desired Qualifications:

• Experience with the XACTA 360 tool

• Information Systems Security Engineer/Officer (ISSE/ISSO) experience

• Knowledge of NIST 800 series security documentation

Title: Microsoft Exchange Administrator

Location: Beltsville, MD

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

​​​​​​​Senior level Microsoft Exchange Administrator

Design and architecture new and upgrade product line

Mail flow

SMTP protocol

RFC 5321

RFC 974

User and mailbox management

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

COOP Management

Training field engineers how to COOP

SSP documentation and certification

PKI Certificates

Monthly Microsoft Patching and CUs

Senior level Skype for Business administration

Skype Persistent Chat Room administration

Federation administration

SQL administration w/Mirroring

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

• Minimum of 6 years related experience.

•Experience with Microsoft Exchange

•Experience with Skype for Business

 

Title: Project Manager

Location: McLean, VA
 

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

 

Job Description:

Hours – Flexible

Required Qualifications:

  1. Demonstrated experience with resource planning, analysis, preparation of management plans and reports.
  2. Demonstrated experience in a Scrum Master role facilitating project planning, daily stand-up meetings, reviews, retrospectives, sprint and release planning, demos, and other activities as needed for Scrum-related meetings.
  3. Demonstrated knowledge and experience managing complex systems and applications with many external system interfaces.
  4. Demonstrated experience managing critical development projects with strategic value in a high visibility environment.
  5. Demonstrated experience assisting the PM with assessing, documenting and tracing new program requirements and follow-on technical exchange meetings (TEMs).
  6. Demonstrated experience participating in outreach activities with application mission partners.
  7. Demonstrated experience with JIRA.
  8. Minimum of 6 years related experience.
  9. Demonstrated experience working on major application to oversee operations and maintenance activities.
  10. Demonstrated experience with oral and written communications, project planning, judgment, leadership, decision-making, analysis and problem-solving skills.
  11. Demonstrated knowledge and experience with cloud technology.
  12. Security Clearance Level: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

 

Desired Qualifications:

  1. Demonstrated experience working in a team environment while handling competing priorities.
  2. Possess one of the following certifications: Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Safe Agilest (SA), AWS Cloud Practitioner.
  3. Demonstrated experience leading system implementation, defining process improvement or identifying further methods to improve the efficiency of manual processes.
  4. Demonstrated experience implementing, maintaining, and working in open source and community supported applications.
  5. Demonstrated experience and knowledge of grooming backlog.
  6. Demonstrated experience and knowledge of MS Project, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel and MS Word.

 

Information Systems Security Engineer
Herndon, VA

 

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

Immediate need for an ISSE responsible for safeguarding networks against unauthorized modification, disclosure, or destruction. Responsibilities include but not limited to:

Required Qualifications:

Vista Program

Intelligence Analyst, Senior

Chantilly, VA

 

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

 

Provides analysis and research for industry, infrastructure, technology, country, geographic area, biographic and targeted vulnerability. Prepares assessments of current events based on the sophisticated collection, research and analysis of classified and open source information. Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensure maximum operations. Collects data using a combination of standard intelligence methods and business processes. A candidate will provide both technical and regional analysis in support of USG customer and will be responsible for reviewing and researching unclassified and classified databases, preparing analysis, reports, and providing briefings. The candidate will be responsible for internal and external collaboration.

 

Required Qualifications:

 

Desired Qualifications:

 

 

Vista Program

Cyber Security Analyst – Senior / Expert

Chantilly, VA

 

*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of intelligence, satellite, and cyber technologies. Cornerstone’s Intelligence Sector provides solutions to the United States Government for information collection, operations, exploitation and dissemination, and research activities. Our Team specializes in software development, cloud architecture, systems and network engineering, systems integration, agile management, as well as targeting operations and intelligence analysis. Our support to our mission customers includes cyber network operations, exploitation and defense, signals intelligence, human intelligence, and critical missions and networks.

 

Detects, mitigates, and analyzes threats. Conducts research and evaluates technical and all-source intelligence with specific emphasis on user behavior and patterns in a dynamic and changing mission environment. Analyzes technical and non-technical data and metadata to determine normal patterns of events, proactively identify abnormalities, and determine root-cause of abnormalities. Correlates threat data from various sources. Prepares assessments and presentations of analyses and findings. Develops and maintains analytical procedures to meet changing requirements and ensure maximum operations. Collects data using a combination of standard intelligence methods and business processes. Produces high-quality papers, presentations, recommendations, and findings for senior intelligence officials.

 

Required Qualifications:

 

Desired Qualifications: