Cyber Software Engineer

Parsons Co.

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Annapolis Junction, MD

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Top Secret SCI w/Polygraph

Job Description:

Are you ready to put your Software Engineering, and Cyber Security experience to work on complex projects in support of an exciting customer mission? Are you great with people and have a track record of delivering innovative and secure systems to satisfy the customer’s mission?

Parsons is now hiring an experienced Cyber Software Engineer with the desire to work on developing innovative solutions to support Cyber Operations missions. You will be responsible for enhancing government customer capabilities while addressing security challenges.

The ideal candidate will collaborate with the customer to evaluate, design, develop, prototype, and implement Cyber Operations tools within key government mission systems while ensuring appropriate security principles, concepts, methods, and practices are applied to achieve stakeholder objectives.


The responsibilities of the Cyber Software Engineer position include the following:

  • Design, Develop, Test and Maintain software tools that provide required effects to support Cyber Operations missions.
  • Develop middleware software to support command and control, and infrastructure data-flow functions.
  • Contribute to technical reports.
  • Review, understand and implement solutions to meet project requirements.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline.
  • 2 years of software development and exploitation experience.
  • Experience and proficiency in C, C++, Assembly, Python, software and hardware reverse engineering, network protocol stack, and use of disassembler tools such as IDA Pro.
  • Strong understanding of network protocol analysis including the following: IP, TCP, UDP, DHCP, FTP, HTTP/HTTPS, SSH, Telnet.
  • Strong understanding of computer and network security practices.
  • Experience performing the job responsibilities listed above.
  • DoD TS/SCI Clearance with Polygraph

Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.