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Lead Software Engineer
Title:Lead Software Engineer
Position Type:Full-Time
Location:Patuxent River, MD - Fully Remote

Spalding Consulting, Inc. is seeking a Lead Software Engineer in Patuxent River, MD.  Spalding Consulting, Inc. is a professional services company delivering cutting-edge solutions to the Department of Defense since 2001. Our expert-level solutions include software development, information technology, program management, financial management and business intelligence services.  Spalding Consulting offers competitive compensation, career development, flexible work schedules and excellent benefits.

Position Type: Full-Time
Work Location: This is a remote position.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides technical leadership and software engineering to a large-scale modernization (full re-engineering) effort for a legacy transactional DoD application.
  • Directs and provides full-stack software engineering utilizing C# and .NET Core framework using containerization and Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) methodologies within a cloud environment.
  • Works in partnership with a government team lead to assist with project management including project planning, technical task assignments, schedule updates, risk/issue management, and customer briefings.
  • Follows an agile methodology utilizing GitLab to track/enter epics, stories, features, and tasks.
  • Ensures functional and business requirements are captured and translated into technical requirements and tasking.
  • Provides analysis and recommendations of tools and technologies to aid in the modernization effort.
  • Develops, promotes, and maintains technical documentation including processes, procedures, checklists, and instructions.
  • Identify and implement efficiencies for process improvement.
  • Other duties as assigned or required.

Qualifications and Experience:


  • Experience providing technical leadership and software engineering for modernizing legacy applications within a cloud environment required.
  • Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) experience required.
  • Experience following agile methodologies required.
  • AWS cloud experience required.
  • Strong leadership skills to motivate and deal with project conflicts required.


  • Experience with GitLab highly desired.
  • Experience with Oracle and/or SQL Server databases desired.
  • Experience providing software engineering in a DoD environment highly desired.

Security Clearance:
Must be eligible to obtain a Secret clearance. Active or interim secret is preferred. Requirements to obtain a clearance include US Citizenship, security investigation, etc.

BS/BA degree and 10 years related experience OR AA/AS degree and 14 years related experience OR HS and 16 years related experience.

Spalding Consulting, Inc. is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. We will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, color, ethnic origin, national origin, creed, religion, political belief, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, military status, physical or mental disability, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws. Spalding Consulting, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages minorities, women, disabled, and veterans to apply for job openings within our company.

Accessibility: If you are interested in applying for employment with Spalding Consulting, Inc. and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our Recruiting department via email at careers@scipax.com or call us at 301-737-0150 Ext. 500.

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