The KeyW Corporation Software Developer, Sr. in Hanover, Maryland


Designs, develops, and tests new web software as well as maintains and supports existing software applications. Ability to prioritize well, communicate clearly, have a consistent track record of delivery and excellent software engineering skills. Creative engineering balanced with high quality and a customer focus. Must be able to work across multiple facets of the project and juggle multiple responsibilities at the same time. Strong analytic capability and the ability to create innovative solutions. We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is looking to grow their career in a fast paced environment.



  • Develop software solutions by studying requirements and following an agile software development lifecycle

  • Document and demonstrate solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code

  • Mentor junior and mid-level engineers

  • Collaborate with team to brainstorm and create new products

  • Stay on the leading edge of development practices and technologies


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree plus five (5) to seven (7) years of experience or a Master’s Degree and three (3) to five (5) years of experience as a Software Engineer or Full Stack Developer

  • Demonstrated proficiency in UI design

  • Ruby on Rails

  • JQuery and JavaScript

  • Experience working in an agile environment

  • HTML/CSS/Bootstrap

  • RESTful interfaces

  • Experience Working in an Agile Environment

  • Experience in Linux

  • SQL database experience such as MySQL

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree plus eight (8) to ten (10) of experience or a Master’s Degree and six (6) to eight (8) years of experience as a Software Engineer or Full Stack Developer

  • React or other front end technologies

  • GIT

  • VmWare development API

  • Apache/Passenger

  • Faye or other web socket technologies

About the Organization

KeyW is a pure-play national security solutions provider for the Intelligence, Cyber and Counterterrorism Communities' toughest challenges. We support the collection, processing, analysis and dissemination of information across the full spectrum of their missions. We employ and challenge more than 2,000 of the most talented professionals in the industry with solving such complex problems as preventing cyber threats, transforming data into intelligence and combating global terrorism.


Clearance: Positions require a Top Secret security clearance, based on current background investigation (SBI), as well as the favorable completion of polygraph. Clearance and polygraph processing will be completed by the U.S. Government.

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?

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Recruiting Point of Contact:

Phyllis Kerr:pkerr

KeyW EEO Statement

KeyW, together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, encourages and actively supports a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and commits to provide equal opportunity to each individual, regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, veteran status, disability or any other classifications protected by Federal, State or local law. In fact, we foster an environment that promotes diversity, balance and fun—because we believe in the importance of having a workplace as unique as the challenges we solve.

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ID 2019-18804

# of Openings 1

Posted Date Software Engineering

Job Locations US-MD-Hanover