Python Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to support the High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) Integrated Technical Services (HITS) task order contract.

NOTE: This position is 100% remote / work from home / telework / virtual.  This is a virtual position that can be accomplished from anywhere in the continental US. 


  • Team SAIC provides program management and technical support necessary to advance the services, capabilities, infrastructure, and technologies in the HPCMP, Department of Defense (DoD) Supercomputing Resource Centers (DSRC) supercomputing centers.
  • The successful candidate will have experience in designing, developing, documenting, testing and debugging secure application software interface solutions.
  • It is expected that the candidate has sufficient applicable experience with software requirements definition and tracking, coding in different development environments, proficiency in the software development lifecycle, and with the required tools and programming languages.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • The successful candidate will perform development and maintenance for infrastructure software packages supporting the DSRC operations; participating in all phases of the software lifecycle from requirements identification through development, deployment, sustainment, and decommissioning. 
  • These activities will be accomplished individually or in small groups, and may require direct interaction with the government customer.


Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree 5+ years of experience, or Master’s degree or equivalent years and 3+ years of experience;  Additional experience may be substituted for degree
  • Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain the interim Secret Security clearance to begin working on the contract. Must be able to obtain the full Secret clearance.  SAIC will assist with the process of obtaining the interim Secret clearance for the qualified candidate
  • 3+ years’ experience in Python
  • 2+ years’ experience developing software in Unix/Linux environments
  • Experience with CI/CD tools, databases, and software security
  • Experience deploying and managing open source tools
  • Experience coding in different development environments
  • Experience creating and maintaining application documentation
  • Ability to write or refactor software to facilitate deploying applications to standalone compute resources and as a part of larger complex systems

Target salary range: $100,001 - $125,000. The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.