Back to Job Search

Software Engineer

Posted 3 months ago

Position: Software Engineer 
Location: Annapolis, MD
Term: 6 months contract to hire


Top 3 skills:

  • industry experience in running service
  • Previous work with applications in Linux environment
  • Python experience
  • Able to do full stack development

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform software development for various ground-to-air applications each integrated with CAS's messaging "gateway" application.
  • Program in Python HTML and Javascript in a Web 2.0 environment.
  • Develop software applications incorporating aircraft messaging and utilizing information from other aviation related applications and sources for hosting on Windows Linux iOS and Android platforms.
  • Use Open Source knowledge to vet and apply reuse of publicly available existing solutions to the development process.
  • Perform various levels of testing from unit testing (code level) to functional end-to-end testing. This includes quality documentation and execution of unit level test plans and development of automated tests.
  • Perform various levels of algorithm development as necessary

Basic Qualifications:
Possess 2-5 years of software and some system engineering experience in industry including:

  • Implementing changes and upgrades to complex systems.
  • Integrating systems with complex external systems operated by external companies or agencies.
  • Analyzing performance of complex systems.
  • Managing customer requirements.
  • Possess strong writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Working in a highly integrated team environment.
  • Knowledge of Cloud environments is a plus

Education or Certification requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline; identified skills and experience. More specifically a Degree in Comp Sci, Electrical/Computer Engineering or Math.

Desired Experience:

  • Ability to work and define requirements from customer needs.
  • Ability to work in team environment
  • Ability to help teams with issues that arise in the field
  • Ability to follow processes in place

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.