Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States


Software Engineer

KBR is looking for a Software Engineer to add to its high performing team of engineers, database administrators and Quality Assurance personnel. This position is for an experienced software engineer looking to work with a small team that has an excellent track record for providing excellent products and services to its customers within the Defense Health Agency in Aurora, Colorado.

Position Summary

Position responsibilities include providing technical skills for the development, maintenance and support of business applications that are an integral part of the management and administration of the Defense Health Agency. The candidate will establish relationships with end customers, obtain and refine requirements, build agreed upon schedules and mentor software staff to deliver high quality products on-time, utilizing Microsoft Development Tools. From time to time, responsibilities will include the ability to fill in Independent Quality Assurance tasks that will enhance professional development.


Candidate should have experience across a variety of tasks including

  • Gathering, interpreting and documenting customer requirements
  • Providing technical support for the development, maintenance, and support of business applications
  • Providing technical support in the preparation of information assurance documentation and associated audits.
  • Estimation of level of effort and duration of Software Development tasks
  • Providing technical support and mentorship to less experienced team members
  • Providing functional expertise for the analysis and enhancements of business tools
  • Creating and maintaining technical documentation related to supported business tools
  • Providing support for transactional databases in a Microsoft SQL Server environment
  • Identifying, documenting and communicating process improvements

Minimal Qualifications :

  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Software Development or related discipline.
  • 5-10 years solid experience
  • Software Development experience in C# or equivalent
  • Strong Transact SQL development experience
  • Experience with xUnit, MSTest, or nUnit Unit Testing frameworks
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Tools including MS Project, Visio and Access.
  • Ability to work with a team containing technical and non-technical members.
  • Obtain and keep current Security+ Training Certification annually
  • Must be able to obtain a Government Public Trust clearance
  • Documented ability to relate to customer requirements, their requirement changes and ability to produce the results the customer was looking for.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience utilizing Azure DevOps or GIT version control (specifically Gitflow workflow)
  • Experience with .NET Core 2.1 or above
  • Experience with Web Development including HTML 5, CSS, JavaScript, and JQuery
  • Applied knowledge of an agile development process for small applications.
  • Working Knowledge of SOLID design principals a plus
  • Experience with TypeScript, React, AngularJS, or Bootstrap a plus
  • Experience with the Risk Management Framework and its implementation a plus

Basic Compensation:

Pay range: $85,900 - $128,900

The offered rate will be based on the selected candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities and/or experience and in consideration of internal parity.

Additional Compensation:

KBR may offer bonuses, commissions, or other forms of compensation to certain job titles or levels, per internal policy or contractual designation. Additional compensation may be in the form of sign on bonus, relocation benefits, short term incentives, long term incentives, or discretionary payments for exceptional performance.


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and solutions across the asset and program life cycle within the government services and technology sectors. KBR employs approximately 28,000 people worldwide with customers in more than 80 countries and operations in 40 countries. ?

KBR is proud to work with customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, and long- term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver.

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