Full Stack Software Engineer - Level III - Active Secret Clearance Required

Arlington, VA
National Security – National Security /
Full-Time /
About the Organization
Now is a great time to join Redhorse Corporation. Redhorse specializes in developing and implementing creative strategies and solutions with private, state, and federal customers in the areas of cultural and environmental resources services, climate and energy change, information technology, and intelligence services. We are hiring creative, motivated, and talented people with a passion for doing what's right, what's smart, and what works.

Position Description 

Redhorse Corporation is actively seeking a Full Stack Software Engineer to join the Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Office (CDAO) Chief Technology Office (CTO) to provide strategic awareness, advice and expertise related to technology trends in support of the acceleration of the adoption of data, analytics, and AI across the DoD.  This particular position focuses on advancing CDAO’s AI/ML and data-driven initiatives in AI/ML model development, ML Ops, and applied Data Science.  The Government portfolio lead will provide guidance and direction.  The ideal candidate should possess strong technical writing skills and technical expertise.


    • Designs and develops software requirements for multiple Artificial Intelligence based support capabilities including the software architectures, APIs, frameworks, and libraries.
    • Develops front end and backend of software prototypes, components, and tooling that can be leveraged to speed prototyping process.
    • Maintains and guides the development of common libraries and tools used by multiple teams.
    • Aids in formulating a strategy on how to achieve rapid prototyping of AI capabilities, including Generative AI.
    • Works with data scientists, UX designers, cognitive scientists, developers, and testers to compose cohesive and sound software designs that form the basis of scalable AI solutions.
    • Documents requirements and specifications and reviews documentation provided by other teams and vendors.
    • Optimizes software designs and architectures to deliver desired performance targets and devises tooling and methodologies to profile execution and capture performance metrics.
    • Stays informed on latest AI system and software architectures and trends from design patterns to DevSecOps and systems architecture patterns.
    • Works closely with clients and requirements owners to build out product lines.
    • Develops plans, road maps, software design strategies. Analyze and decomposes activities and requirements to software designs that are allocated across systems components/sub-components.
    • Captures, develops, and reports reference architectures and documenting compliance standards. 

Minimum Requirements:

    • Active Secret security clearance. Applicants who do not posses a current and active Secret security clearance will not be considered for this role.
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
    • 7+ years’ experience OR a master’s degree plus 5 years of experience.
    • DODD 8140 IAT Level III is required for this position.
    • Programming experience with Python, JavaScript, and at preferably one more programming language (Java is a plus).
    • Experience with front end frameworks like React or Vue. Experience with backend runtimes and frameworks like Node.js, Spring, Spring Boot, Django, Flask, etc.
    • Experience with Agile software development methodologies and tools.
    • Well versed in modern software architectures like micro-services as well as front-end frameworks.
    • DevSecOps experience a big plus.
    • Strong communications skills.
    • Ability to synthesize requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and facilitate engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines.
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Redhorse Corporation shall, in its discretion, modify or adjust the position to meet Redhorse’s changing needs.
This job description is not a contract and may be adjusted as deemed appropriate in Redhorse’s sole discretion.