Software Engineer - Innovation Team
Softworld client is seeking a Software Engineer to join their Innovation Team in Reston, VA.
You will work as part of the Rapid Innovation Team to design and develop cutting edge technologies using mobile development platforms, machine learning and Java. The most important attribute for the role is a deep technical curiosity and a drive to innovate and make a difference in the fields of identity and cyber security. You may also occasionally provide direct assistance to our customers presenting and evangelizing new innovations.
· To turn on the innovation engine in your brain.
· Participate in the idea creation (ideation) process.
· Work with the Head of Strategy and Innovation to map out and help deliver on the innovation roadmap for the organization.
· Deliver on assigned software design, development, testing, and documentation tasks.
· Work closely with the team to understand requirements and technology to ensure functional requirements are met by a delivered solution.
· At times you may be needed to interface with trusted customers and/or internal stakeholders to present ideas or gather input to the innovation process.
An Ideal candidate will possess the following:
· A desire to invent and create.
· Strong desire and ability to learn.
· Mobile development experience (3+ years of experience; ideally Android & iOS).
· Experience in machine learning and data science (e.g. Python, TensorFlow etc).
· Eager and energetic with a strong desire to succeed.
· Aptitude for developing and growing your skills.
· Energized by both challenges and accomplishments.
· Appreciate a work hard/play hard environment.
· A degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent.