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PLM - Software Engineer, Go Developer

Software Engineering | Laurel, MD | Full Time

Job Description

About Us: Innovating to solve real-world problems

Applied Insight enhances the ability of federal government customers to preserve national security, deliver justice and serve the public with advanced technologies and quality analysis. We work closely with agencies and industry to overcome technical and cultural hurdles to innovation, empowering them with the latest end-to-end cloud infrastructure, big data and cyber capabilities. Our expertise in cross-domain and boundary solutions, network analytics, DevOps and low-to-high development is unique in our industry. We develop and deliver innovative products and applications that are deployed in highly sensitive customer environments and have broad applications for federal missions.

On joining the Applied Insight team, you’ll be working to solve real-world problems on missions that matter with people who share your passions and encourage your ambition. It’s vital to us that we hire committed people who are great at what they do. We return that commitment by empowering them with the autonomy, the support and the tools they need to fulfill their true potential.

A day in the life (just a few of the things you may do on any given day):

  • Design and develop new Go applications to meet the needs of the customer’s research ideas.
  • Extract new features from requirements set by the customer for existing applications.
  • Containerize new and existing solutions for a team development environment and a technical transfer knowledge for the customer.
  • Anticipate the needs of the customer by making software decisions for applications to target a higher user base and allow for easier changes in the long term.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to provide technical information to teammates and major updates of the project to the customer.
  • Good understanding of system and software design with a focus on distributed systems concepts (e.g. high availability, reliability, and scalability).
  • Develop RESTful APIs for various services working in a microservices architecture.

You will excel in this role:

  • If you posses intermediate to advanced knowledge of the Go programming language.
  • If you posses a willingness to quickly learn and become comfortable with Docker (images, containers, volumes, networks, etc.).
  • If you posses a strong understanding of distributed systems concepts and networking (TCP/IP, Wireshark).
  • If you posses the ability to understand the big picture and how every piece fits together as a whole.
  • If you have experience developing RESTful APIs.
  • If you're willing to learn new technologies and understand how they fit in the project.

Position Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI With POLY Needed
  • B.S. in Computer Science or related discipline + 6 years of relevant experience OR H.S. + 12 years’ experience

What we will provide in return: Excellent compensation and amazing benefits

  • Multiple health insurance options which include a PPO plan with ZERO deductibles and an HSA plan.
  • 401k Immediate Vesting. Company matches 100% of the first 3% contributed and 50% of the next 2% contributed.
  • Fully paid long-term disability, short-term disability, and life insurance.
  • Flexible Spending Account options.
  • Generous paid time off.
  • Flexible work schedules with the ability to bank extra hours for additional time off.
  • Government shutdown protection where employees don't have to use leave for up to 3 days out of the year for inclement weather or budget issues.
  • Employee centric culture and a belief that we should empower those who are good at what they do and then give them the tools they need to achieve success and grow their career.
  • A commitment to learning and growth and easy ways to achieve both including a training budget, education assistance, mentorship programs and collaborative learning sessions.
  • A collaborative environment that fosters communication and an open-door policy.

Applied Insight provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, age, disability or handicap, sex, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.