Software Developer (Senior) at Broadleaf, Inc. in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland

Posted in Software 10 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Broadleaf, Inc has been featured as one of Inc. Magazine's "Top 5000 fastest growing companies". Broadleaf, Inc has established itself as #20 (2021) from #146 (2020), #733 (2019), and #1730 (2018).

Founded in 2009 and headquartered in Virginia, Broadleaf is a Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO) owned small business. We are a mature 8(a) firm who has achieved Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 3 for Development, CMMI Level 3 for Services, and ISO 9001, ISO 27001, and ISO 14001 certifications. These quality improvement programs directly influence our management and technical solutions.
Unlike other small businesses, our certifications prove that we have mature processes and procedures which will be used to deliver a high-quality service to our clients.

What is an NHO?
Native Hawaiian Organization or NHO is a community service organization serving Native Hawaiians in the State of Hawaii which is a not-for-profit organization chartered by the State of Hawaii, is controlled by Native Hawaiians, and whose business activities will principally benefit such Native Hawaiians.

Our NHO’s Mission
NHO is a non-profit organization designed to benefit the Hawaii people through the development and advocacy of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education and by promoting Hawaii’s role as America’s Gateway to the Pacific.
Our NHO supports this missions through an agenda that facilitates community resilience, development, economic prosperity, and strengthens Hawaii’s relationships with its Asia-Pacific neighbors.

Broadleaf SETA contractors are currently supporting the Force XXI Battle Command Brigade and Below (FBCB2) Linux-based communication platform designed for commanders to track friendly and hostile forces on the battlefield.

Our software developers work hand-in-hand with Broadleaf System and Information Security Engineers who are charged with implementing and verifying this system’s cybersecurity accreditation. Tracking and remediating bugs, parsing Java/C++ code, and resolving interoperability issues brought about due to vulnerability patching are among the day to day responsibilities of a software developer supporting this system, now in sustainment.

This position supports a critical mission to increases a vehicle commander's situational awareness of the battlefield by gathering information near real-time based on vehicle locations being updated on the battlefield.  Broadleaf SETA contractors are successfully helping PM MC field a digital command and control system that provides battle command and situational awareness information from brigade down to the soldier/platform level.

Job Description:

  • Design, develop, and maintain software for a variety of engineering applications.

  • Work with analysts to understand their analytic or interface requirements.

  • Develop tools and interfaces.

  • Design, develop, and test operating systems-level software, compilers, and network distribution software applications.

  • Set operational specifications and formulate and analyze software requirements.

  • Design embedded systems software.



  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience is required.

  • Experience developing in virtualized environments

  • Coding & trouble shooting in C/C++ in a Linux environment

  • Coding & trouble shooting in Java in Linux environment

  • Experience with Red Hat Linux OS, VSphere, Shell scripting, Atlassian

  • Experience working with version control systems, especially git


  • Security+ certified


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electronics Engineering, or other Engineering or Technical

Clearance Level:

  • Active Secret Security Clearance


  • Health, Dental, Vision, 401K Matching, AD&D Insurance

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