Sr. CNO Developer - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

Entering ManTech’s 50th year, we hold the distinct honor of being named a “Top 100 Global Technology Company” by Thomson Reuters. We have earned this and many other accolades over the years for our dedication to serving the missions of our nation’s most important customers: U.S. Intelligence, Defense and Federal Civilian agencies. All know us as a trusted partner offering best-in-class solutions in cyber, data collection & analytics, enterprise IT, and systems and software engineering tailored to meet their specific requirements.

Become an integral part of a diverse team in the Mission, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions (MCIS) Group. Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, mission oriented Sr. CNO Developer, in the Vienna, VA area, with strong Customer relationships. At ManTech, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

The NIS Division provides mission solutions to a wide range of Defense and Intelligence Community customers. This division consists of a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced technical solutions to government organizations. Our customers have high standards, are technically adept, and use our products daily to support their mission of protecting national security. Our contributions to our customer’s success is driving our growth.

ManTech is dedicated to hiring the best of the best. Our current employees are highly sought after. Our senior leads are known by name within the community. Our alumni have become Chief Technology Officers, founded new companies, and are asked to speak at cyber conferences.

Are you hungry to work on complex problems that do not have a "google" solution, career focused, and always seeking to learn and grow? If so, ManTech is the place for you.

Major Job Functions:

•Performs as the technical subject matter expert.
•Designs new capabilities and improvements to existing capabilities.
•Manages teams (TTO's or technology focused) developing hardware or software based CNO capabilities providing direction to other CNO developers.
•Provides design ideas for new capabilities or recommendations for improvements to existing capabilities.
•Communicates status with leadership and customers.
•Works on unusually complex technical problems and provides solutions that are highly innovative and ingenious.
•Serves as organization spokesperson on projects and/or programs.
•Manages the design, development, documenting, testing and debugging of applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions.
•Leads multiple projects developing hardware or software based CNO capabilities providing direction to other CNO developers.
•Considered a Lead and manages the work of others.
•Works and collaborates within an agile team, but owns the software feature or enhancement through completion.
•Engages with the customer or customer representative to fully understand the desired customer functionality and then strives to develop the best technical solution.
•Expected to actively learn the environment in which the software solution will operate in order to articulate risks and constraints.
•Understands their technical strengths and weaknesses, and works well in isolation (with peer review) on areas of strength and seeks subject matter expertise in growth areas.
•Has a strong understanding of software and Operating Systems fundamentals and feels comfortable applying knowledge toward development efforts on Windows, Linux, iOS, and Android systems.
•Demonstrates solid problem solving and debugging skills to determine the root cause of a software defect.
•Able to review and analyze technical documentation from Windows, Linux, iOS, Android, and other products to gain understanding for software solutions that interact with components within these systems, but also seeks to reverse engineer components to reveal undocumented areas of interest.
•Has a strong understanding of "best practice" software design and organization, and good command of at least one of the following languages: Assembly, C/C++, and Python.

Security Clearance Requirement:

Individuals must be a U.S. Citizen and must be able to obtain a Secret government security clearance (current/active Secret clearance or higher is desired but not required). Applicants with the appropriate skills but without a security clearance are encouraged to apply. If you’re the right fit for the job, we’ll make it happen. Applicants will be subject to a government security background investigation. Advertisement