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Entry-Level Java and UI Engineer

Progeny Systems Corporation
Manassas, VA 20110
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Type:
Location: US-VA-Manassas
Category: Engineering

Job Description

Full-time position working out of Progeny Systems, preferably Manassas VA area but open to remote work. Candidate will work on a fast-paced integrated product development team which includes representatives from multiple contracting organizations and Naval entities. The work involves software and systems engineering of our Enterprise Mission Planning and Integrated Real-time Execution (EMPIRE) and SLAIN product lines - our next-generation mission planning and execution applications.

The candidate will be primarily responsible for Java activities, including whiteboarding visualization options, implementing approaches/designs, integration and testing as well as maintenance. Ideally, the candidate is familiar with JavaScript development as well but it is not required. As part of the larger team, the candidate will contribute to numerous software and system engineering activities for EMPIRE and SLAIN, as the team rapidly develops and fields prototypes, refines the software based on customer needs/feedback as well as supporting new data types into the system.

General areas of responsibility include:

o Participation in the software engineering lifecycle, from requirements gathering/decomposition, technical design documentation and creating/reviewing test-related documentation

o Design, development, testing and delivery of AMPS/EMPIRE software artifacts


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


o Knowledge of and/or experience using Java

o Desire to work within the entire software engineering lifecycle

o A quick learner and adaptable to new technologies

o Good oral and written communication skills

Desired Skills:

o Knowledge of and/or experience using and JavaScript

o Experience using Vue.js and Node.js

o Knowledge of and/or experience using web-based interfaces (REST/websockets)


o 0-5 years of professional experience

o BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field.

Commensurate pay for Willing to travel occasionally within Continental United States (CONUS)

This position require the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:
Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)


Posted: 2022-06-11 Expires: 2022-07-13

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