Software Engineering, Associate

Lexington Park, MD
Nov 30, 2021
Dec 08, 2021
Full Time
Clearance Required:

Top Secret

Education Required:


US Citizenship:


The MIL Corporation is now hiring!

Let your imagination take flight supporting the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD). Looking to find work that stimulates your mind, challenges your skills, and satisfies your curiosity? MIL currently holds several multi-year contracts with NAWCAD in the areas of Cyber, C5ISR, and Information Technology systems.

T he MIL Corporation is seeking a Software Engineer, Associate to perform Software Assurance duties that include developing secure software, integrating security into applications during design and development, and ensuring that security measures are "baked-in" to system software, as well as performing full system lifecycle support, including designing, developing and implementing test plans, test cases, and test processes fueling swift corrective actions, significant cost savings, and fault free audits for a NAWCAD customer located in Patuxent River, Maryland.

Key Duties
  • Ensuring security is designed and implemented in system software.
  • Conducting software testing, including regression, negative, UI, compatibility, data interface, migration, performance, load, and stress testing.
  • Development and implementation of automated test processes.
  • Capturing and managing software bugs and defects.
  • Developing test strategies and determining test coverage.
  • Implementing and verifying QA and QC standards in software artifacts.

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or the equivalent.
  • 4 years' software development experience developing system software that has met software quality assurance standards and checks.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Demonstration of excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Programming experience in Windows, UNIX and Linux utilizing C, C ++ , C#, Java and Assembly languages.
  • Experience programming TCP/IP-based network communications, IP security, Relational Databases (e.g. SQL, MySQL, SQLite, etc.), and XML/Web Services.
  • Experience with Hypervisors (e.g. VMware, KVM, etc.) and Cloud Computing.
  • Experience using Static and Dynamic Analysis Tools
  • Per federal guidelines, ability to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or willingness to obtain vaccination by January 18, 2022.

Desired Qualifications
  • A Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or the equivalent is not mandatory, but would be considered a plus.
  • The following certifications are not required, but are highly desired in a candidate:
    • EC-Council Certified Secure Programmer (ECSP)
    • Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional (CSSLP)
    • GIAC Secure Software Programmer-Java (GSSP-JAVA)
    • GIAC Certified Web Application Defender (GWEB)
    • GIAC Secure Software Programmer-.NET (GSSP-.NET)
  • Additional certifications which are desired are:
    • EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
    • EC-Council Certified Encryption Specialist (ECES)


All applicants for this position must currently possess Top Secret clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

Why MIL?

MIL is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you. Whether you're fresh out of college or the military or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be right for you.

Here at The MIL Corporation, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here, and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Some of our most recent awards include:
  • 2020, 2019, 2018, & 2017 Top Workplaces Award, The Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
  • 2020, 2017 Top Workplace Award, Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine (South Carolina)
  • 2019 & 2018 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
  • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

If your goal is to help the federal government deploy leading technologies, improve financial management, or defend the nation in cyberspace, The MIL Corporation welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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