Senior Development Engineer
Abingdon, MD US / Baltimore, MD US / Aberdeen, MD US
Posted 8 days ago
Job Description
SafeNet Assured Technologies, LLC protects the U.S. Federal Government’s most sensitive information systems. As a U.S. based company, SafeNet Assured Technologies’ sole mission is to provide high assurance data security products and technology to Federal Governments. A successful candidate will develop engineering solutions by studying operations, designing, developing, debugging and testing software written in C, C++, C#, and Java.  Development will be based on customer requirements and specific market targets while working in a team environment.  Under general guidance, the candidate will develop new products and maintain existing products in support of the company’s competitive position and profitability goals within an Agile development environment.

Qualification Requirements:

  • US Citizenship required
Security Clearance: 
  • Must be able to obtain a TS clearance or already have an active clearance
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent, advanced degree desirable
  • Proven experience in large complex software/hardware developments
  • Proficient in the following coding languages: C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript
  • Several years of experience using IPC and synchronization methods
  • Experience working with JSON, Node.js and JavaScript frameworks
  • Understands and has successfully implemented an  OO approach on one or more large software projects
  • Strong understanding of security using encryption and authentication
  • Understanding of network security protocols and algorithms (e.g. IPsec, SSL, encryption, etc.)
  • Understands basic networking protocols such as TCP/IP, UDP, ARP, and ICMP.
  • Strong team player
Desirable Qualification Requirements (must meet several of the following):
  • High speed data communication product design
  • Working experience with one or more of the following protocols: HTTP, TFTP, and FTP.
  • Control plane implementation for high speed products
  • IP layer protocols
  • Shell, Tcl, Python and perl scripting
  • GDB and other debug tools
  • Linux kernel building, rolling custom kernels, and boot-loading implementation
  • VMware
  • Docker or other container virtualization tool
  • Citrix products: Xen Desktop for example
  • Test automation, nightly build and test regression
  • Gradle, ANT or other build system tool
  • Knowledge of HSM operations
  • Knowledge of smartcard based technologies
Essential Duties:
  • Designs software components based on proposed release content and Marketing Requirements.
  • Socializes designs with team and integrates suggestions and changes as appropriate.
  • Implements code in a timely fashion and with high quality, consistent with defined standards.
  • Unit tests software components to ensure module-level functionality and product consistency.
  • Resolves issues found during engineering test in a timely manner, taking risk into account.
  • Provides documentation as appropriate including design documentation, comments in code, inputs for External Specifications, Software Requirements Specifications, and end-user documentation.
  • Consistently uses tools such as git, coverity, teamcity, and Jira for tracking of defects and management of code.
  • Participates in design and code reviews of other team members’ implementations.
  • Independently manages time and prioritizes tasks to achieve results within cost and schedule constraints.
  • Provides work assistance to lower level engineers.
  • Travel to customer sites and manufacturing sites as required.
  • Other duties as assigned

SafeNet Assured Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce while maintaining an alcohol and drug-free workplace. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.


Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 to 10 years
 This company is a Federal Contractor
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