Software Developer Jobs in Virginia

Design and build applications that run on computers or in web browsers. Software developers may specialize in specific software applications or underlying systems that run devices and networks. Developers consider the users’ needs and the capabilities of the technology being used in order to tailor software to best fill those needs. When planning how each part of the software will fit together, they often create flowcharts and other models/diagrams. These graphics are helpful when constructing or demonstrating the application’s functionality.

Software developers are responsible for ensuring that their programs continue to function correctly through various tests. They also document the software’s features so that the records can be referenced during future maintenance and upgrades.

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Booz Allen Hamilton - McLean, VA
Software Developer, Junior The Challenge: Are you looking for an opportunity to not just develop sof tware, but to help build a system that will have a positive impact?...
2 days ago
Accenture - Arlington, VA
Individual will be responsible for supporting a collaborative approach to software development, testing and deployment. Understand customer requirements, automation tool, IT infrastructure....
2 days ago
Lockheed Martin - Manassas, VA
All current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated will be required to adhere to onsite safety protocols.Description: Opportunity for candidates pursuing a BS or MS degree in Computer Science...
2 days ago
Yahoo! - Dulles, VA
It takes powerful technology to connect our brands and partners with an audience of nearly 900 million. Whether you're looking to write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massive ad...
2 days ago
Leidos - Chantilly, VA
Science with 2-4 years of relevant experience 2-4 years of C/C++, JAVA (or similar) object-oriented software development experience Experience using Agile and DevOps software tools (Jira, Git/BitBucket...
2 days ago
Civitas Health Services - Henrico, VA
Software Development/Automation Work with a larger development team on software development projects Enhance existing programs and systems to correct errors or provide new functions....
2 days ago
Raytheon Technologies Corporation - Sterling, VA
Experience all aspects of a software development life-cycle as a member of a fast-paced team....
2 days ago
General Dynamics Information Technology - McLean, VA
Test software development methodology in an agile environment. Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements in existing systems and platforms....
2 days ago
General Dynamics Information Technology - McLean, VA
Test software development methodology in an agile environment. Provide ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements in existing systems and platforms....
2 days ago
Randstad - McLean, VA
Our global e-learning client within the education sector is seeking their next Senior Software Engineer - UI to join their growing team within Software Development....
Remote Work
2 days ago
LMI - Tysons, VA
Science, Operations Research, Mathematics, Information Technology or related discipline....
2 days ago
TalTeam Inc - Virginia Beach, VA
Full Stack Nodejs Developer Demonstrated experience in the design, development, documentation, testing, deployment, support, and management of APIs and microservices using NodeJs. Demonstrated...
2 days ago
Deloitte - McLean, VA
Are you a creative thinker who loves to be on thecutting edge, solving problems though innovative technology solutions? Are youpassionate about customer strategy, digital design, marketing, and...
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Deloitte - Arlington, VA
Are you a creative thinker who loves to be on thecutting edge, solving problems though innovative technology solutions? Are youpassionate about customer strategy, digital design, marketing, and...
2 days ago
Deloitte - Radford, VA
Are you a creative thinker who loves to be on thecutting edge, solving problems though innovative technology solutions? Are youpassionate about customer strategy, digital design, marketing, and...
2 days ago

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Software Developer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Software Security
This course we will explore the foundations of software security. We will consider important software vulnerabilities and attacks that exploit them - such as buffer overflows, SQL injection, and...

Software Architecture
The way that software components - subroutines, classes, functions, etc. - are arranged, and the interactions between them, is called architecture. In this course you will study the ways these...

Software Product Management
In this Software Product Management Specialization, you will master Agile software management practices to lead a team of developers and interact with clients. In the final Capstone Project, you...

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Salary for Software Developer Jobs in Virginia

This is the average annual salary for Software Developer jobs in Virginia as reported by the BLS.

$79,583

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Highest Education Level

Software Developers in Virginia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (46.7%)
  • Master's Degree (34.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (7.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (4.8%)
  • High School or GED (3.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.7%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Software Developers in Virginia
  • 4-6 years (34.0%)
  • 2-4 years (17.4%)
  • 6-8 years (16.1%)
  • None (15.1%)
  • 10+ years (11.9%)
  • 1-2 years (4.5%)
  • 8-10 years (1.0%)

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