Software Developer

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NuWave Solutions

Software Developer Remote/Northern, VA

Software Developer 

NuWave Solutions is seeking Software Developers to design and implement modular, cloud-native, API-centric applications. These applications will support next-generation defense and intelligence operations with a focus on incorporating machine learning insights to automate and scale analysis. Teams will be working in an Agile development environment and expected to identify and mitigate risks and bottlenecks associated with big data environments. Other responsibilities include:

  • Serve as a full-stack developer to create and extend microservices and APIs, integrate COTS products and data/queries, and produce resilient, performant, and scalable applications.
  • Work with product owners and user experience designers on the planning and implementation of functional requirements
  • Develop services comprised often of REST, Java, JSON, Spring, Python, JavaScript frameworks (i.e. JQuery, Angular, React), and Docker
  • Identifies and integrates applicable Customer and IC shared services (e.g., IC PKI)
  • Use processes and tools that support the DevSecOps pipeline including JIRA, Git, Junit, Jenkins, SonarQube, Fortify, and Artifactory
  • Measure and optimize service execution using tools such as AppDynamics, CloudWatch, and Splunk.
  • Troubleshoot technical issues and recommend appropriate action
  • Develop or provide input to engineering artifacts


  • Active Top-Secret clearance required
  • Minimum (positions are available at multiple levels of seniority) of a bachelors degree and 5 years of experience in a science or engineering field
  • Expertise with Java, Python, JavaScript, SQL, and related ecosystems and frameworks
  • Ability to review and maintain existing code and applications
  • Ability to research and evaluate new concepts and processes to improve performance
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Good written and oral communications skills
  • Able to work independently and self-identify tasks

Preferred Skills

  • Familiarity with distributed platforms (i.e. HBase, Kafka, Spark, NiFi) and the cloud (i.e. AWS, GCP, Azure), preferably Amazon Web Services
  • Familiarity with no-SQL databases like Neo4j, ElasticSearch, or Cassandra
  • DOD8570 IAT Level 1 or 2 certified (A+, Security+, etc. certification)

About NuWave Solutions  

NuWave Solutions is a recognized leader in providing anticipatory intelligence and advanced data analytics to the defense, intelligence, and private sectors for over 20 years.  Leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning methodologies, NuWave Solutions streamlines the Data-to-Decision lifecycle faster than traditional practices allowing clients to take action with confidence.

For more information on how NuWave Solutions supports its clients and builds upon success, please visit

Position Details

Locations of Positions: Reston, McLean, or Herndon, VA; Joint Base Andrews-Bolling, DC; Suitland, MD

Travel Required (CONUS/OCONUS): CONUS

If Travel is required, how much? 5%

Work Schedule: Day Shift

Authorization to work in US is required

8570 Requirements: N/A

NuWave Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


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