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Captivation Software

Hybrid work from Annapolis Junction, Maryland:

  • 🇺🇸 United States
Annual Salary
USD 125k - USD 250k

Principal Software Engineer - Bash / Python / ML / AI / Cloud

Annual Salary: $125,000 - $250,000 (based on years of experience)

Build Something to Be Proud Of.

Captivation Software has built a reputation on providing customers exactly what is needed in a timely manner. Our team of engineers take pride in what they develop and constantly innovate to provide the best solution. Captivation Software is looking for mid/senior level software developers who can get stuff done while making a difference in support of the mission to protect our country.


Tasks may include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop and integrate cutting-edge software-based solutions for mission customer-oriented applications and frameworks.

  • Writing automated tests to verify code quality

  • Implement working applications from mockups provided by designers

Partial telework is available for this position.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with an active security clearance – TS/SCI with Full Scope Polygraph

  • Strong interest in building dynamic, efficient, and well-engineered software

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar

  • Proven aptitude to learn quickly

  • Ability to work both independently as well as in a team setting

  • Strong background in the field of software engineering

  • Firm understand of software best practices

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Java and/or Python experience

  • Bash scripting

  • Familiarity with Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence (professional or personal research)

  • Cloud development experience

  • Enterprise development experience

Desired Qualifications:

A preferred candidate will have experience with any of the following:

  • Cloud developer certification (Hadoop, Cloudera, other)

  • Jupyter Notebook experience

  • Data science techniques

  • Natural language processing experience

  • Experience with at scale development and cloud programming (Spark, Map Reduce, etc)

  • Docker experience

  • Kubernetes experience

  • GPU application experience

This position is open for direct hires only. We will not consider candidates from third party staffing/recruiting firms.

  • Up to 20% 401k contribution (no matching required)

  • Above market hourly rates

  • $3,000 HSA Contribution

  • 5 Weeks Paid Time Off

  • Company Paid Employee Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance / Life Insurance / Short-Term & Long-Term Disability / AD&D