• Software Engineer, Lead

    Location US-MD-Ft. Meade
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/15/2018 10:42 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    Software Engineering
  • Overview

    Software Engineer, Lead


    WOOD is hiring a Sr./Lead Software Engineer to join our team on a new engagement in Ft. Meade, MD.  Our team conducts real time, persistent, forensic analysis and recommends solutions to enhance cyber security for malicious and anomalous activity on customer computer systems. This includes identifying intrusions, indicators of attack, indicators of compromise, abnormal behavior, and adversarial presence on Windows, *NIX, and network system infrastructure environments, (e.g. CISCO, Juniper, and Foundry).


    The Key Software Engineer shall develop, engineer and perform life- cycle services of software applications, such as defining requirements, software analysis, design, coding, testing, documentation, troubleshooting, training, database development, configuration management, and life-cycle sustainment.


    Application Development

    • Dissect complex business logic to derive potential requirements for inclusion and display in web-based user interfaces
    • Utilize modern programming languages (e.g. Java, SQL, JDBC, PHP, JavaScript, JSON, AJAX, and jQuery) in a Unix-based development environment for the development of web-based applications, interfaces and GUIs
    • Utilize presentation technologies (e.g. Adobe Flex) for development of web-based user interfaces
    • Develop Graphical User Interface (GUI) software applications for incident response and intrusion detection
    • Design and implement Representational State Transfer (REST) compliant web-services and Enterprise Service Bus principles and concepts
    • The Software Engineer shall develop and maintain, network devices, collection and analysis of software packages
    • Configure and develop tools to use on network routing devices, including installation, theory behind operations, protocols used to exchange information, and basic administration of devices
    • Perform gap analysis by collaborating with both internal and external partners to identify gaps and to expand upon existing methodologies and functionality for network device collection and analysis


    Data Mining

    • The Software Engineer will conduct analysis and development of data mining tasks and data use tasks in a cloud computing environment such as:
    • Collaborate with analysts and other developers to understand data use patterns and techniques in order to derive appropriate implementations and optimizations for new and existing data sources and translate those uses into useable cloud-based features.
    • Maintain and evolve analysis and visualization tools for analyzing large quantities of metadata.





    **Active TS/SCI with Poly Necessary

    • 20 years of experience as a Software Engineer on programs similar in scope, type and complexity
    • Bachelors Degree in STEM discipline or related from an accredited college/university is required
    • 4 additional years of experience can be used in lieu of Bachelors
    • Extensive, relevant and recent experience utilizing modern languages such as (Java, JDBC, PHP, Javascript, JSON, AJAX, JQuery) and web-services RESTful specifically



    • Cloud computing and data mining tasks


    WOOD Consulting Services is headquartered in Fulton, Maryland with an office in Washington, DC. WOOD embraces a simple philosophy… take care of our people and they will take care of our customers. We seek to hire and retain high caliber-talent to meet the needs of our customers with excellent services. For over 20 years, WOOD has followed that philosophy and built a reputation as reliable mission-enablers helping U.S. agencies achieve mission success.


    WOOD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



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