Cybersecurity Software Engineer

Manassas, VA
Level/Salary Range: 
HR Contact: 
William Keating
Job Category: 
Security Clearance Required: 
Position Type: 
Full Time

Seeking an entry- or mid-level software engineer to join a team responsible for developing cybersecurity software for the US Navy submarine and surface fleet. This team is responsible for software development and resolution of integration issues, both in a laboratory environment and onboard U.S. Navy submarines and ships. Candidates should have a demonstrated interest in developing readable, maintainable software. Successful candidates will possess a trained eye for detail, will be reliable, and be able to work effectively as part of a team.


• Strong Java skills required
• Familiarity with some or all of: C, C++, Bash, and Python
• Experience working in a Linux environment is greatly helpful
• Working knowledge and experience developing multi-threaded applications
• Background in cybersecurity development, research, and best practices is useful, though not required
• Prior experience with BYG-1 development a plus
• Experience developing systems with MySQL or PostgreSQL a plus
• Strong written and oral communication skills

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Develop new software components in Java, C, C++, Bash, and Python to meet program needs
• Integrate COTS and GOTS tools, including: anti-virus, auditing, intrusion detection, application whitelisting, and network firewalls
• Perform thorough unit testing of software components to prepare for integration in a larger system
• Conduct software component integration to ensure end-to-end system functionality prior to formal testing
• Participate in various technical and program meetings on a weekly basis
• Provide input to the scheduling of software engineering activities
• Research, identify, and evaluate new technologies for adoption by the Navy

Education / Experience Required: 

BS in Computer Science or similar degree

To apply, send your resume to Please include the position title in the subject line.
Quality Support, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.
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