Digital Prospectors Software Engineer in Lexington, Massachusetts

Software Engineer

Lexington, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Steve Merriman at

Phone: 603.637.4084

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Job Title: Software Engineer

Location : Lexington, MA

Duration: 36 Months and 40 hours per week

Applicants must meet the eligibility requirements to obtain a Security Clearance for access to classified information. An Active Secret Clearance without incident is desired.


In FY19-FY20 the Energy Resilience Analysis (ERA) and Energy Resilience Readiness Exercise (ERRE) efforts with OSD(S) will be applied to four more DoD installations that host critical missions, with interest from the sponsor in having this become an ongoing multi-year effort. The sponsor has also expressed interest in standing up an energy systems red team capability.

Position Scope/Job Functions

The Energy Systems Group has an opening for a software engineer to work with a multi-disciplinary team to deploy an energy resilience analysis software for critical DoD missions.

Skills: Required

Candidate should have the ability to successfully perform in a team environment as well as individually, with the ability to adapt to a fast paced ever changing environment. Proficiency in JavaScript, HTML, CSS, PHP, and MATLAB. Experience with at least one scripting language (Python, Perl, Ruby, etc)

Skills: Preferred

Experience with at least one database system (MongoDB preferred). Linux administrative and web server configuration experience are pluses

Education/Professional Certifications/Substituting Off-Set

BS plus 1 year minimum experience, Associates Degree plus 2 years minimum experience, or Technical School Certificate plus 3 years minimum experience

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Our client, one of the most prestigious Research and Development Labs in the country, is working on solutions to our nation's most complex defense and commercial related challenges. We have placed hundreds of talented engineers with this client over the years - If you are qualified - we can get you in!!!

The mission is critical and the work is as cutting-edge as it is rewarding. The teams are superbly managed groups of world class engineers from all types of interesting and diverse backgrounds - AND THEY ARE HIRING!

Make this your next career move as one of our many long-term contractors or employees!

Work as our full-time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) - OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.


Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award-winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base. We believe that all people should love their jobs.

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