Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

ManTech (


  full-time   employee

Patuxent River
United States

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Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At ManTech International Corporation, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Software Engineer Support to join our team in Patuxent River, MD.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Developing software programs for complex Navy and space systems

  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization

  • Installing and testing new and legacy developed software enhancement and improvement packages

  • Isolating system operational performance deficiencies related software, tests, debugs, and modifies custom software applications

  • Resolving software and hardware compatibility and operability issues

  • Supporting software integration activities

  • Designing, developing and maintaining software for a variety of systems, applications and tools.

  • Modifying software to fix errors adapt it to new hardware, improving its performance and upgrading to increase usability.

  • Directing software baseline testing and validation procedures.

  • Investigating and resolving operational problems in conjunction with other engineering and technical personnel.

  • Identifying and documenting software problems, and supporting the design of a solution.

  • Design, develop, and integrate complex software applications

  • Analyze technology/capability gaps, research, develop, and deploy software solutions

  • Collaborate with other developers to design and optimize code

  • Conduct integration, test, bug fixes, and other software maintenance activities

Basic Qualifications

  • 2-5 years’ of programming experience in C++ and/or Java

  • Python and/or other scripting languages experience

  • Agile software development experience.

  • Object oriented analysis and design experience, with deep understanding of design.

  • Strong communication skills to interact with the customer, extract requirements and present proposals of designs and work to perform.


B.S. in electrical or computer engineering, or equivalent from an accredited institution

Security Clearance Requirements: Active Secret- Top Secret Preferred

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%.

  • Needs to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.

  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer.

  • Often positions self to maintain computers in the lab, including under the desks and in the server closet.

  • Frequently communicates with co-workers, management and customers, which may involve delivering presentations.

  • Must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.

  • May be asked to move Audio/Visual or Computer equipment.

For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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