• Location: Herndon, Virginia
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #2807

Title: Software Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA
*Clearance: *Active TS/SCI w/ Polygraph needed to apply *
Company Overview:
Cornerstone Defense is the Employer of Choice within the Intelligence, Defense, and Space communities of the U.S. Government.  Realizing early on that our most prized assets are our employees, we continually focus our attention on improving the overall work/life experience they have supporting the mission.  Our Team is pushed every day to use their industry leading knowledge to provide end-to-end solutions to combat our nation’s toughest and most secure problems.  If you are looking for a place to not only be professionally challenged, but encouraged and supported by a company that cares, don’t look any further than Cornerstone Defense.

​Required Education, Experience, & Skills :

We are looking for experienced Software Developers to join our technology-based program supporting a key Government customer.

A Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees are preferred with a minimum of eleven (11) year’s relevant experience with the following skillsets:
Must have 5-7 years programming experience in Java
Experience with computer networking, network automation
Experience operating in a CI/CD/DevOps/Agile environment
Enterprise software requirements specification and management
Software Integration, defect management, and remediation
Software maintenance, and enhancements to existing systems and platforms
Must be a self-starter that can lead complex projects
Ability to serve as part of a software development team to deliver automated solutions for standard network services support of a large IT infrastructure project

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills :
Hands on experience using Ruby on Rails
Knowledge and experience with Infrastructure as Code (IoC)
Cloud design for software, implementation, and configuration
Security Development Operations (SecDevOps)
Experience with test-driven development and automated testing frameworks


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