Full Stack Software Developer (Hybrid)*

Software Engineering Columbia, MD


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

For over 10 years Visionist has been solving the Intelligence Community's 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.

As a Full Stack Software Developer at Visionist you will be a vital player on a team supporting the design and development of web-based intelligence analysis tools. You’ll be working with a team of developers, subject matter experts, and UX designers to create an end-to-end system of containerized user interfaces, microservices, and data stores. There are opportunities to develop on all parts of the architecture from streaming websockets providing real-time data presentation, to smart query builders for searching historical data, to REST API development to data modeling and caching strategies. This position allows for two scheduled days of remote work, the rest of the work will be done on - site at our HQ in Columbia, MD. 


  • Research, design, implement, and manage software programs.
  • Identify areas for modification in existing programs and subsequently developing these modifications within the contract.
  • Work closely with other developers, UX designers, business, and systems analysts.


  • Experience developing software with high-level languages such as Java, Go, JavaScript and React.
  • 7 years of experience as a software engineer supporting projects of similar scope and complexity.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related technical field preferred. (Additional experience may substitute a degree.)

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience with Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Kafka, Redis, Docker, Kubernetes, InfluxDB, or Kibana.
  • 3 years of direct experience with an intelligence community or signals intelligent activity.

Who We Are: 

Are you ready to create, modernize, and deploy software that changes the world? In support of the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community, Visionist offers the most cutting-edge software engineering, design, and analysis services. Our interdisciplinary team of engineers develops a wide range of products, from high level software, to UX/UI design, low level reverse engineering, and everything in between. Our tools are used throughout our customer organizations 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 that is never “use or lose” AND 12 paid holidays
  • Flexible hours with the ability to bank extra hours for additional time off or receive straight time overtime
  • $10k tuition reimbursement or $1,950 student loan help annually
  • CareFirst BCBS Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Government shutdown protection means employees don't have to use leave for up to 3 days the year for inclement weather or budget issues
  • Career growth through continuing education, training, conferences, and lunch & learns
  • Parental benefits including extra leave, take out meals, and more
  • $600 annual lifestyle bonus to support your personal fitness, tech upgrades, or donate it to charity
  • Competitive pay including annual raises and bonuses
  • Fun employee and family gatherings like lunches, picnics, cooking contests, D&D club, and more 

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 / Affirmative Action / Protected Veterans / Individual with Disabilities employer.