The KeyW Corporation Senior Developer in Springfield, Virginia


KEYW is looking for a Master/Senior SW Developer to join an experienced research and development team in support of our Geospatial Practice in Springfield, VA.


Successful candidates will have 6-8 plus years of development experience and expertise in the following areas:

  • 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 model building 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.

  • 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


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree with 8+ years of experience OR Master's Degree with 4+ years of experience.


  • Strong experience in Core Java (3-5 yrs) or Java EE

  • Solid understanding and knowledge of web services; such as RESTful APIs, JSON, SML, and CSV schemas and documents

  • Strong knowledge of SOAPful APIs is a plus

  • Working knowledge of Object Oriented Principles, techniques, design patterns, etc.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)


  • Proficiency in PostGRE SQL/PostGIS, or other SQL-based languages, such as Oracle

  • Geoserver configuration, maintenance and implementation

  • Knowledge of the WPS (Web Processing Service) extension, JavaScript, and/or Python is a plus

Clearance Requirement: This position requires a TS/SCI

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.

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.



KeyW EEO Statement

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.

ID 2018-18672

# of Openings 1

Posted Date Software Engineering

Default: Location : Location US-VA-Springfield

Job Locations US-VA-Springfield