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Application Software Engineer

Washington, DC


Kforce is seeking an Application Software Engineer to come aboard a year contract opportunity with one of our top Fortune 25 clients in Washington, DC.Responsibilities:

  • Developing and testing workflows and playbooks within the company's Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response (SOAR) platform
  • As an Application Software Engineer, you will be assisting SOAR platform users with workflow and playbook development questions
  • Developing custom platform integrations with 3rd party tools using Python
  • Reviewing and prioritizing new automation use cases as they are submitted


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 3+ years of experience in the IT Security field or related area
  • 3+ years of development with Python
  • 2+ years of experience developing within SOAR platforms (ex. Splunk Phantom, Palo Alto Cortex XSOAR, Demisto, Siemplify, ThreatConnect)
  • Software skills required: Python, Bash, PowerShell, and/or JavaScript
Preferred Skills/Experience:

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  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related field
  • Experience developing in Bash, PowerShell, and/or JavaScript
  • Experience with SIEMs and other security platforms
  • Experience working in an agile environment

The pay range is the lowest to highest compensation we reasonably in good faith believe we would pay at posting for this role. We may ultimately pay more or less than this range. Employee pay is based on factors like relevant education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, seniority, location, performance, union contract and business needs. This range may be modified in the future.

We offer comprehensive benefits including medical/dental/vision insurance, HSA, FSA, 401(k), and life, disability & ADD insurance to eligible employees. Salaried personnel receive paid time off. Hourly employees are not eligible for paid time off unless required by law. Hourly employees on a Service Contract Act project are eligible for paid sick leave.

Note: Pay is not considered compensation until it is earned, vested and determinable. The amount and availability of any compensation remains in Kforce's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified in its discretion consistent with the law.

This job is not eligible for bonuses, incentives or commissions.

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Client-provided location(s): Washington, DC, USA
Job ID: Kforce-2077539-EQG
Employment Type: Other