KEYW Corporation

  • Software Developer

    Job Locations 10 months ago(8/27/2018 2:47 PM)
    # of Openings
    Posted Date
    Software Engineering
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  • Overview

    KeyW Corporation is currently seeking a Software Developer with a TS/SCI clearance located in Springfield, VA.


    • Write code to run under linux environments.
    • Mentor and guide other developers
    • Write conversion/ingest software between geospatial formats.
    • Write geo metadata extraction tools
    • Familiar with GDAL, GeoTrellis or other geo sdk and environments
    • Familiar with Geo specialized raster output formats such as GeoTiff, GeoPDF, and others
    • Develop software/services in DevOps environment
    • Create OGC services using Geoserver or similar software
    • Understand and practice SAFe Agile and Scrum methodology
    • Open-source login/authentication services
    • Able to code in multiple languages such as java, python, c/c++, and others
    • Knowledge of Docker and containerization
    • Familiarity with AWS technologies such as EC2, S3
    • Familiarity working with RDBMS technologies such as Oracle, Postgres, or similar
    • Familiarity with document store for metadata search and indexing such as Elasticsearch or SOLR


    • Ability to work in an agile, high energy and dynamic team oriented environment.
    • Extensive experience in planning and accomplishing goals and complicated tasks and providing consultation on complex projects as top-level contributor or specialist.
    • Must be able to work collaboratively with lead scientist and legacy R&D software development staff and provide guidance to junior programmer/analysts, as required.
    • Demonstrated experience developing complex, networked applications consisting of dozens of modules and libraries running across many cores and many computers. Previous experience with dynamically reconfigurable resource allocation, scheduling, batch processing, and queuing is desired. Understanding of MPI is also desired but not required.
    • Experience participating in or leading rapid application development for quick reaction projects.
    • Java Development.
    • Python
    • C++ development.
    • Experience developing software for Windows (2000, 2003, XP, Vista), and Linux 32 and 64 bit operating systems.
    • SAFe Agile Development/Scrum Team experience
    • Experience working in Dev/Ops AWS environment


    Desired Skills:

    • Experience with REST.
    • Experience with Agile, SCRUM, and spiral software development methods.
    • Experience with configuration management, bug tracking, version control, design reviews, software documentation, and CMMI 2 or 3.
    • Experience with high performance computing, code optimization, bandwidth optimization, and memory optimization is preferred. Experience with GPU, vector instruction sets, CUDA, and OpenMP.
    • Knowledge or experience in image processing, data compression, or quantitative methods.

    This position requires that the candidate possess a Top Secret/SCI security clearance


    KeyW is an EEO employer. We are committed to providing fair and equal employment consideration, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.


    How to Apply?

    Please click apply on the right



    KeyW EEO Statement

    Employment decisions at the Company will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. The Company does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of. (1) race, (2) religion, (3) creed, (4) color, (5) national origin, (6) ancestry, (7) sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), (8) age, (9) medical condition, (10) marital or domestic partner status, (11) sexual orientation, (12) gender, (13) gender identity, (14) gender expression and transgender status, (15) mental disability or physical disability, (16) genetic information, (17) military or veteran status, (18) citizenship, (19) low-income status, or (20) any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

    About the Organization

    KeyW is a wholly owned indirect subsidiary of Jacobs.


    About Jacobs

    Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. With approximately $12 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 50,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management for business, industrial, commercial, government and infrastructure sectors. For more information, visit, and connect with Jacobs on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.


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