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Senior Software Engineer

Fort Meade, Maryland
Closing date
Oct 3, 2023

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Technology and Software
Engineer, IT
Full Time

Job Details

Responsibilities & Qualifications

  • Design, develop, test, and deploy software applications.
  • Update source code for the Government Off the Shelf (GOTS) software to include PKE tools, incorporating additional capabilities that result from the deployment of new CA certificates/trust anchors, changes in PKI policies, and support of new standards.
  • Work with a team of engineers to develop and maintain high-quality software.
  • Experience with Windows PowerShell, Linux, and UNIX shell scripting.
  • Ensure that the software is secure and compliant with all applicable regulations.
  • Update and maintain the PKE Administration Guides, Application User Guides, and other documentation and artifacts previously developed for existing PKE products.
  • Support the collection, creation, and maintenance of artifacts for vendor components for Government RMF.
  • Maintain all previously developed GOTS software to include PKE tools' source code in the Government-approved enterprise code management tool.
  • Identify all changes or updates to the source code and other artifacts to relate them to requirements or defects.
  • Support the software development lifecycle from requirements gathering to deployment.
  • Perform regression testing prior to acceptance of software deployment.
  • Upload and maintain Certification and Accreditation artifacts.
  • Work with users to gather requirements and understand their needs.
  • Design and develop software solutions that meet the needs of the business.
  • Test software for functionality, performance, and security
  • Leverage best practices in CMMI certification to efficiently manage revision control, including trunks, branches, merges, and tags.
  • Deploy software to production environments.
  • Provide support to users and troubleshoot problems.
  • Stay up to date on the latest software development technologies.
  • Experience with a variety of programming languages, including Objective-C, C++, C#, Java, VB.NET, and Python
  • Incorporate secure coding best practice policies.

  • Eight years relevant experience
  • Must possess Secret Clearance


We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our team supporting DISA PKI Sustainment in Ft. Meade, MD.

TekSynap is a fast growing high-tech company that understands both the pace of technology today and the need to have a comprehensive well planned information management environment. "Technology moving at the speed of thought" embodies these principles - the need to nimbly utilize the best that information technology offers to meet the business needs of our Federal Government customers.

We offer our full-time employees a competitive benefits package to include health, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability plans, vacation time and holidays.

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The safety and health of our employees is of the utmost importance. Employees are required to comply with any contractually mandated Federal COVID-19 requirements. More information can be found here .

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Additional Job Information

  • Establish Focus
  • Change Management
  • Develop Others
  • Oral Communication
  • Written Communication
  • Interpersonal Awareness
  • Build Relationships
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Conceptual Thinking
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Technical Expertise
  • Initiative
  • Foster Innovation
  • Results Oriented
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Service


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Location: Ft. Meade, MD
  • Type of environment: Office
  • Noise level: Medium
  • Work schedule: Schedule is day shift Monday - Friday. May be requested to work evenings and weekends to meet program and contract needs.
  • Amount of Travel: Less than 10%


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to handle, feel, touch; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. The employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is regularly required to lift up to 10 pounds. The employee is frequently required to lift up to 25 pounds; and up to 50 pounds. The vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.


U.S. Citizen

Secret clearance


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. TekSynap does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, national origin, disability, age, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law (referred to as "protected status"). This nondiscrimination policy extends to all terms, conditions, and privileges of employment as well as the use of all company facilities, participation in all company-sponsored activities, and all employment actions such as promotions, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.

TekSynap is committed to ensuring that our online application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please contact for assistance.


TekSynap understands both the pace of technology today and the need to have a comprehensive well planned information management environment. Technology moving at the speed of thought®embodies these principles – the need to nimbly utilize the best that information technology offers to meet the business needs of our Federal Government customers.

The TekSynap founders have worked together for over a decade, supporting customers ranging from small departmental operations & maintenance efforts to leading broad nationwide deployment efforts for agencies such as the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. This core management team has operated in leading companies such as SIGNAL Corporation and managed business sectors of over 100M in annual revenue in industry leading companies such as General Dynamics.

At each level this team has absorbed what “works” – for the company, our customers and our employees. We synthesize the best at each level resulting in a unique service provider that combines the infrastructure and process models of larger organizations with an agile ability to cost effectively meet our customer’s requirements.

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