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Jacobs Software Engineer 1- TS/SCI w POLY Required in Laurel, Maryland

Your Impact:

The selected candidate will augment the existing team providing full life cycle support to the Human Resource Applications and Services organization. A successful candidate will be comfortable working in a team environment, collaborating with other developers and having frequent interaction and customers. This position will require working in a fast-paced team and a willingness to take on challenges to creatively solve customer requirement problem sets. The role requires a self-motivated individual that will support new development work as well as sustainment activities to Human Resource applications.


  • Experience with JavaScript Framework (Angular, Vue, React)

  • Full stack development experience

  • Willingness to learn modern technologies

  • Working understanding on SQL and/or NoSQL databases

Tech Skills:

  • JavaScript Framework (Angular, Vue, React)

  • Linux

  • Windows

  • GitLab

  • Jira/Confluence


Here’s what you’ll need :

  • Analyze user requirements to derive software design and performance requirements.

  • Investigate and analyze system and user problems to identify potential solutions or fixes.

  • Debug existing software and correct defects.

  • Integrate existing software into new or modified systems or operating environments.

  • Provide recommendations for improving documentation and software development process standards.

  • Develop, modify, and implement algorithms to address system performance or functional issues in operational systems.

  • Assist with developing and executing test procedures for software components.

  • Write or review software and system documentation.

  • Develop software solutions by analyzing system performance standards, confer with users or system engineers; analyze systems flow, data usage and work processes; and investigate problem areas.

  • Modify existing software to correct errors, to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance.

  • Design, develop and modify software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcome and consequences of design.

  • Design or implement complex database or data repository interfaces/queries.

Clearance Required:

  • TS/SCI with Polygraph

Minimum Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.

Minimum Years of Experience:

  • Three (3) years of experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Four (4) years of additional software development experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree for a total of seven (7) years of experience.


  • Experience creating and consuming RESTful endpoints

  • Experience setting up and maintaining Linux environments

  • Working knowledge of accessibility standards (ADA Section 508 compliance)

  • Experience with GitLab

  • Experience with GitLab runners for continuous integration

  • Experience with automated integration and unit testing scripts

  • Experience with Agile methodologies

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.