Parsons Corporation Next Generation High-Speed Network Security Developer in Fort Meade, Maryland

Next Generation High-Speed Network Security Developer


Fort Meade, Maryland, United States

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Join a team of highly motivated and talented engineers that work well together in completing their mission while supporting and learning from each other. A great environment for someone that has a lot to offer and an appetite for further growth. An opportunity to make a real difference in securing our nation’s networks.

Parsons is seeking a Software Engineer/Developerto develop solutions to perform next generation of high-speed network security, leveraging LookingGlass proprietary inline packet processing devices.


  • 8+ years of experience (4 years w/BS, 2 years w/MS) in software engineering development, technologies, and methodologies

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field (additional years of experience may be substituted)



  • Development in C, packetC, RAVE

  • Experience in lower level languages (e.g., assembly, VHDL, Verilog, etc.)

  • Development in high level and low level programming languages andunderstanding of the synthesis between hardware and software in specific networkprocessing environments

  • Network/socket programming, and a strong understanding of the setup and teardown of sockets in windows and *nix environments

  • Computer networking and protocol analysis (e.g. Wireshark, tcpdump)

  • Computer algorithms and data structures

  • Software development life-cycle (design, develop, implementation, debug,testing)

  • Working with LookingGlass CloudShield CS4000 and CS4000E network processingor equivalent systems including those leveraging Intel Interlaken and NetronomeIXP compatible NPUs

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.