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Software Engineer

Type: Full-time
Category: Software Engineer
Location: Reston, VA
Clearance: TS/SCI with Poly


As a Software Engineer on our solutions delivery team, you will have the unique opportunity to work on projects advancing the digital transformation of critical government systems with true mission impact. 

Job Description: 

Our delivery teams are driven to explore new ideas and technology, and care deeply about collaboration, feedback, and iteration. We follow lean agile practices, embrace the Ops (DataOps/DevSecOps/MLOps) to “automate-first”, use modern tech stacks, and constantly challenge each other to grow and improve.   

Technical members of our solutions teams require little guidance, but love to learn, collaborate, and problem solve. This position requires experience and passion for coding, and a strong desire to solve our customers’ unique technical and data challenges.   

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Bridging the gap between complex business problems and software solutions 
  • Coding solutions that adhere to customer security and requirements 
  • Supporting the design, development, implementation, and maintenance of software systems 
  • Design, code, test, debug, and document solutions with direction from a multi-disciplinary team 
  • Ensure compliance with software design, development, testing, integration, and sustainment standards 
  • Research technology solutions, prioritize assignments, and work to resolve issues based on customer and business requirements 
  • Ensure that products are designed and developed for scalability, robustness, maintainability, and interoperability 
  • Create, implement, and adopt Development Best Practices 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Clearance: TOP SECRET with polygraph 
  • B.S. degree in a relevant technical discipline and 3+ years relevant experience, or HS diploma with 6+ years relevant experience
  • Experience with one or more programming languages (e.g. Ruby, JavaScript, Python)
  • Experience with API design and implementation 
  • Experience working with databases (e.g. PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB)  
  • Experience supporting code reviews 
  • Experience with Cloud Providers (AWS, GCP, and Azure) preferably AWS
  • Experience working in a fast-paced agile environment 
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Git version control systems 
  • Experience working in Linux environments 
  • Knowledge of front-end development using JavaScript, React or Angular 
  • Familiarity with container-based applications (Docker, OpenShift) and Kubernetes management 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience with containerization software (e.g. OpenShift, Kubernetes, etc.) 
  • Experience with advanced JavaScript libraries (e.g. React, Node.js) 
  • AWS Well-Architected Framework practitioner 
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively engage with Sponsor Information System Security Managers (ISSMs) to ensure security compliance of software 
  • Familiarity with microservices design and development patterns 

Clearance: TOP SECRET with polygraph 

Location: Reston, Virginia 

Physical Requirements 

  • Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer 
  • Must be able to lift 10-15 pounds at times



About NT Concepts

Founded in 1998 and headquartered in the Washington DC Metro area, NT Concepts is a private, mid-tier company with clients spanning the Intelligence and Defense communities. We deliver end-to-end ​data and technology solutions ​that advance the modernization, transformation, and automation of the national security mission—solutions with real impact developed in a strong engineering culture that encourages technical growth, leadership, and creative “big idea” problem-solving.

Employees are the core of NT Concepts. We understand that world-changing concepts happen in collaborative environments. We are a company where talented and diverse teams work together using innovation and expertise to solve our clients’ most critical challenges. Here, you’ll gain competitive benefits, opportunities to bolster your skills and develop new abilities, and a company culture dedicated to support and service. In addition to our Benefit and Rewards program, we encourage our employees to take part in #NTC_GivesBack, which paves the way for positive social change.

If joining a stable company with strong professional growth opportunities resonates with you, and you seek vital, mission-driven projects (for some pretty cool clients) that use your specific talents, we’d love to have you move forward with us.

Together is Better

We believe diversity and inclusion drive innovation, and that when we work together, we can accomplish anything. NT Concepts is a people-first, Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer—regardless of a person’s race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected class. If you have a disability and need accommodation, let us know. All resumes are held in confidence. NT Concepts participates in E-Verify.