AECOM Software/Systems Engineer in Dahlgren, Virginia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146756BR

Position Title Software/Systems Engineer

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Virginia

City Dahlgren

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


AECOM works with national and local governments around the world to manage and support critical programs in the areas of defense, security and intelligence; energy and climate change; environmental cleanup and waste management; infrastructure development, protection and resilience; and international development. Our global operations and connected expertise enable us to provide cutting-edge, relevant and cost-effective solutions that help our clients safeguard and enrich society and the world we live in.

Job Summary

Develop code, test, perform maintenance and debug new software or enhancements to existing software.

Essential Responsibilities:

1.Possess a good understanding of business applications.

2.Reviews and investigates non-compliance issues.

3.Work with technical staff to understand and resolve software problems, resolve customer complaints with software and respond to suggestions for software modifications or enhancements.

4.May be involved in the development of software user manuals and demonstrate software.

5.Writes programs according to specifications from higher level personnel.

6.Suggests solutions for problems or software enhancements.

7.Installs systems and trains customer to use new or changed applications.

8.May assist in the development of user manuals and work with technical staff to learn and understand problems with software

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field and zero to two years (0-2) years of relevant work experience is required.

Position may require travel.

Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Experience in Programming Languages C++, C#, JAVA, and Python

  2. Knowledge and experience with Linux Operating System.

  3. Experience with developing Android Apps

  4. Experience with GNU Radios and RF.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.