NOTE: This position is available as both a full-time employee hire (within commuting distance to the Baltimore-DC metro area), or as a short-term remote contract position (not limited to the Baltimore-DC metro area)

NOTE: This position requires US citizenship.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Full-stack software development on a greenfield software product that automates, combines, and enriches multi-source intelligence data to augment human intelligence and decision-making.
  • Making targeted technical recommendations that help shape and influence the capabilities, direction, and market position of a powerful data automation platform.
  • Leading a small team to build a rapid prototype in a dynamic startup environment
  • Collaborating with and informing product-owners and stakeholders to design and develop software solutions that delight and excite a community of varied users and stakeholders.
  • Mentoring, informing, and advising fellow team members using code reviews, pair programming exercises, and design discussions.

Must Have

  • At least 8 years of experience developing enterprise software applications with a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar field; or a Master's degree preferred with 5+ years of related experience.
  • Experience working on remote/distributed teams
  • Must be a US citizen with the ability and willingness to obtain a federal government security clearance.
  • Experience developing software using cloud-native principles like Dev-Ops, and Microservices
  • Experience building rich web API’s (RESTful, WebSockets, Webhooks)
  • Experience building and maintaining API's using Python
  • Strong command of 2 - 3 modern programming languages (ie Python, Java, JavaScript etc) making use of different programming paradigms for example object oriented, procedural, and functional.
  • Experience developing rich front-end experiences using a modern JavaScript framework like React, Angular, or Vue including experience with w/ data visualization libraries (d3. chart.js , etc)
  • Knowledge and experience working with both relational and NoSQL databases/datastores such as PostgreSQL and Kafka
  • Knowledge and experience engineering systems using event-driven architecture patterns
  • Knowledge and experience of cloud architecture and at least one major commercial cloud stack (AWS preferred)
  • Knowledge and experience with Agile Software Development methodologies