Junior Software Engineer (Clearance Required)

College Career Fairs Columbia, MD


** Active Top Secret (TS/SCI) clearance with polygraph required.**

For over 10 years Visionist has been solving the Intelligence Communities toughest software and analysis challenges. Our staff enjoy the benefits and career growth opportunities of an established organization with the amazing culture of a small company. We are an employee-owned small business, meaning our employees see the benefit of their contributions and have a stake in our overall success.

Visionist is looking for a Fall 2023 or Spring 2024 college graduate Software Engineer to join our multi-disciplinary team. You'll be supporting a great customer maintaining and modernizing legacy applications designed for the signals analysis community.  Developers on this program are focused on modernizing these essential tools, allowing them to take full advantage of the web, complete with a react frontend, python-based microservice backend, and a hybrid deployment approach using both browser and Electron. You will be co-located on-site, National Business Parkway Annapolis Junction, with the customer and other Visionist teammates. This is a Visionist prime contract that has flexible work hours.  You will get immediate feedback on your work and consistently interact with the signals analysis community on a day-to-day basis!

Technologies used on this contract include: Node, React, MongoDB, Java(Swing, Spring), JavaScript (Angular, jQuery, Bootstrap), Elasticsearch, React, Apache Tomcat, Leaflet, C, C++, DSP(FFT, FIR Filters, etc), and Bit processing.


  • Modernize and maintain critical applications and software for the signal analysis community.
  • Utilize newer technologies to improve existing tools.
  • Develop new capabilities.
  • Create innovative ways of making tasking flows better.


  • Experience developing software with Java and JavaScript
  • Experience developing complex software applications in a professional setting preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Computer Engineering or related field required.
  • Must be willing/able to obtain a Top Secret clearance with polygraph.

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience with Spring, React, and/or Mongo
  • Knowledge of REST API development.
  • Background using JSON and XML
  • Working knowledge of Docker

Who We Are:

Are you ready to create, modernize, and deploy software that changes the world? In support of the Department of Defense, Visionist offers the most cutting-edge software engineering, design, and analysis services to the Intelligence Community. Our interdisciplinary team of engineers develop a wide range of products, from high level software UX/UI design to low level reverse engineering and spans everything in between. Our tools are used throughout the agency and our expertise is sought out by industry leaders. Our focus in cyber (CNO), data science and analytics, and user experience design has made the tools we create unlike any in the world. If you’d like to join a group of individuals supporting mission critical tasking in a cleared environment, then Visionist is the place for you. Our collaborative work environment harbors creativity and innovation which makes us the front runners in our field. The mission is our focus, and our people are our passion.

Benefits Highlights:

  • 15% retirement combined contribution (5% matching + 10% additional) to 401k and Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) each year.
  • 4 weeks paid time off.
  • 12 paid holidays.
  • Carefirst BCBS Medical, Dental, and Vision.
  • Continuing education via tuition reimbursement, training and conferences.
  • $7,500 employee referral bonus.
  • Parental benefits including extra leave, take-out meals and more.
  • Lifestyle reimbursement (fitness, tech and/or charitable matching).
  • Annual raises and bonuses.

U.S. Citizenship required (green card holders and permanent residents not eligible). Applicants selected will be required to obtain/maintain a government security clearance. Visionist Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.