Sr. Software Engineer

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Sr. Software Engineer

Huntsville, AL

Direct Hire – Top Secret Clearance


Brooksource is seeking a Java Software Engineer to join our Federal Security client in Huntsville, AL, in 2021. You will have the opportunity to build a powerhouse system that will modernize mission critical systems at a law enforcement agency and help protect against threats to the country. You will be developing an intelligence driven visualization system with the right combination of clean code, APIs, analytics, and infrastructure to build a user-focused solution.


We need an experienced backend developer who will use their passion to guide a development team to learn new tools and techniques, identify and implement system improvements, and mentor teammates. This is an opportunity to help your customer overcome their most difficult challenges using the latest architectural approaches like microservices, cloud technologies, and CI/CD and automation alongside open source frameworks and tools like Apache NiFi, Docker, Spring Boot, and Apache Spark.


By creating a custom ingest pipeline to a Big Data platform with consistent performance and scalability, you’ll directly impact an intelligence-driven and threat-focused national security organization by providing advance data discovery, analytics, exploitation, and visualization capabilities through application development and tool integration. You’ll participate in mentoring, positive code reviews, and have opportunities to learn new tools and skills to grow with a team to make the best solutions for our customers. Join us as we build systems to change an intelligence-driven and threat-focused national security organization for the better.


Empower change with us.



  • Top Secret Clearance
  • BA or BS Degree
  • 8+ years of experience with programming and software development including analysis, design, development, implementation, testing, maintenance, quality assurance, troubleshooting, or upgrading of software systems
  • 4+ years of experience with using Java
  • Experience with API development
  • Wish list: AWS (Amazon Web Services)

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information, Top Secret clearance required.

Brooksource provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, disability, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.