Security Software Engr Sr - (CYB00008C)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-Maryland-Fort Meade-20361-MDF2
  • Jul 24, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

 In support of a cyber contract assessing software security, we are seeking a motivated software developer with experience in software assurance tools.
The Sr. Software Developer designs, develops, tests, debugs and implements operating systems components, software tools and utilities; Determines systems software design requirements; Ensures that system improvements are successfully implemented and monitored to increase efficiency; Generates systems software engineering policies, standards and procedures.

Conducts research in design, development, testing and utilization of electronic data processing software. Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions.
Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software. Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems. Ensures software standards are met. Analyzes user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints. Confers with systems analysts, engineers, programmers and others to design system and to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements and interfaces. Designs, develops and modifies software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcomes and consequences of design. Coordinates software system installations and monitors equipment functioning to ensure specifications are met.

  • Twelve (12) years of experience or eight (8) with a Master’s Degree in software engineering, computer science or electrical engineering) in systems security engineering, software vulnerability assessment. Minimum of five (5) years of experience coding in Java, C, C++, or C#.
  • Five (5) years of experience using and tuning source code analysis tools, evaluating the strengths their strengths on weaknesses. 
  • Three (3) years of experience designing and testing software assurance analysis processes.
  • Three (3) years of experience interpreting, prioritizing, and using source code software assurance tools results to remediate potential vulnerabilities in software.
 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Maryland-Fort Meade-20361-MDF2

Job Posting

: Jul 21, 2020, 11:45:58 PM


: Information Technology



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

9800 Savage Road 
 Fort Meade 20755
Capabilities: Cyber Security