KBRwyle Software Developer - Big Data in Lexington Park, Maryland

Software Developer - Big Data



KBRwyle is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, cyber, intelligence and security services.


When you become part of the KBR team, your career opportunities are endless. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver!


The successful candidate will be part of a talented software team to develop and maintain mission-critical applications for NAVAIR’s 6.8.4 commodity line. The successful candidate will be assigned software development tasks in support data analytics tasks.

Other duties include: documenting, managing configuration, testing, and bug fixing involved in creating and maintaining applications and frameworks involved within an agile software release life cycle and resulting in a software product.The successful candidate will be expected to utilize tools and follow processes that ensure high quality software is delivered.



  • This position requires a bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a similar field, and seven (7) to ten (10 ) years of experience.

  • Advanced degrees may be substituted for years of experience on a year-for-year basis.

  • Previous experience must include five (5) years of software engineering with intelligence exploitation systems or big data analytics.

  • Clearance Requirement: US Citizen with existing Department of Defense (DoD) clearance or US Citizen eligible for DoD clearance

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

  • Proficiency developing widgets within OWF 7

  • Proficiency using at least one high-level programming language (Java (preferred), C , C#, etc.)

  • Proficiency with web application technologies, such as JBoss, Apache Tomcat, etc

  • One year experience developing applications using Big Data databases (e.g., Accumulo, HBase, MongoDB, Cassandra)

  • Experience with some of the following: Hadoop, Cloudera, Hortonworks, Apache Storm, Apache Spark, HBase,YARN, map-reduce, big-data analytics, semantic-web (RDF, OWL), and graph-databases.

  • Knowledge of software design patterns, and Agile Development methodologies.

  • Experience with a version control system (e.g., Git), issue/problem tracking system (e.g., Jira), team collaboration software (e.g., Confluence), and continuous integration environments (e.g., Jenkins).

  • The Software Engineer must have the ability to work closely with other engineers to develop the best technical design and approach for new product development.

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills are desired, as the Software Developer will be in frequent contact with both a project technical lead, and be taking direction from our Navy government lead.


The preferred candidate will have experience working in government/defense labs and their computing restrictions.


Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits

Inclusive, flexible and supportive company culture

Ongoing training and development opportunities

LEARN MORE ABOUT KBRwyle: https://www.kbr.com/markets/government

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.


Job: Engineering

Primary Location: US-US-MD-Lexington Park

Req ID: 1060162