Software Engineer (Virginia)

The Mission Matters

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Powder River Industries, LLC team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers. As a member of our inclusive team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

About the Job

Powder River Industries is looking for a software engineer interested in making a difference in understanding, designing, and architecting cloud and hybrid-cloud based systems. Using cloud and hybrid-cloud based systems, you will leverage the latest tools and methods to increase the speed to mission of new capabilities and maximize efficient systems using modern software techniques.

You will incorporate open source tools and native Cloud resources to develop automation pipelines based on virtual infrastructure to streamline the software development life cycle from development to production. You’ll implement continuous integration and deployment in development, testing, and production environments. This is an opportunity to broaden your skillset into areas like DevSecOps, chaos engineering, Cloud-based development and design, containerization, and serverless while developing the foundation for systems that will improve national security.

Successful candidates will demonstrate the following characteristics:

  • Experience with development languages, including Java-Knowledge of database schema design and SQL

  • Knowledge of the software development life cycle (SDLC)

  • Knowledge of Agile fundamentals

  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

  • BA or BS degree

  • Ability to obtain and maintain Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, or GSEC Certification


  • 2+ years of experience in a technical environment

  • Ability to display an interest in learning

  • Security+ CE, SSCP, CCNA-Security, or GSEC Certification

Powder River Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/ Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/ Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Job Location

On Site

Type of Job

Full Time

Published Date

May 18, 2021, 2:00:00 PM


Charlottesville, VA, USA