AECOM Software Developer / Programmer 3 in Norfolk, Virginia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 143844BR

Position Title Software Developer / Programmer 3

Job Category Information Technology

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Virginia

City Norfolk

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’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Programmer to join our team in Norfolk, VA.

Essential Responsibilities Include:

  1. Analyze existing or proposed systems, and devise computer programs, systems and related procedures to process military weapons or control systems data.

  2. Inspect written code for accuracy, validity and correctness, develop tools, simulations, models, and utilities.

  3. Perform automated analyses of software driven processes and draws empirical conclusions with recommendations.

  4. Function as a team member in design, development, troubleshooting, testing, and analysis of medium scale software projects, usually involving military applications.

  5. Prepare software requirements, design, code, or documentation.

  6. Design and execute test cases, analyze output for validity, and prepare written reports documenting results.

  7. Help train and evaluate freshman/entry level programmers.

  8. Maintain and establish a filing system for tracking and inventory control of hardware and software vendors for system upgrades and maintenance.

  9. Comply with hardware and software systems standards and procedures.

  10. Provide informal training in implementing software programs based on user requirements.

  11. Perform evaluations in the development, design, implementation, and maintenance of complex programs or systems.

  12. Perform all other position related duties as requested or assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or related field and at least 5 years of job-related experience or equivalent.

  • Excellent communications and analytical skills.

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of systems design patterns, application architectural methodologies, and Web Service applications (using Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), XML SOAP, UDDL).

  • Broad experience in Object Oriented Design/Analysis (OOD/OOA); experience in the following programming languages: C#, .Net, SQL, Telerik Controls for .Net, AJAX, JavaScript, XML, HTML, etc.), MS Windows Active Directory, and integrated software application programs.

  • Position may require the ability to investigate, troubleshoot, and design solutions to problems in operational software.

  • Position may require minimal travel.

  • Position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance. US Citizenship is required to obtain a clearance.

  • Position requires MCSD and A+ certifications within 12 months of hire.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active DoD Secret Security Clearance.

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.