Battelle Memorial Institute Developer III in Atlantic City, New Jersey

Battelle is guided by a founding mission. We invest our knowledge, talents and resources, helping our customers achieve their most important goals. We apply scientific rigor and creativity, succeeding where others may fail, and we invest in our communities, making the world better for generations to come. All of us share a common purpose: to solve the greatest challenges of today and tomorrow.

Our 22,000 employees work at the forefront of scientific innovation to tackle critical challenges in security, human health, manufacturing, energy and environmental management. Battelle’s work is grounded in the belief that science, technology and a passion for excellence can make industries more competitive and the world a better place.

We are currently seeking a Software Engineer . This position located in Atlantic City, NJ .

Primary Function

Battelle’s Aviation Security Division provides research development test and evaluation services to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Transportation Security Administration (TSA). The qualified candidate for this position will support the DHS Certification Support Services program at the Transportation Security Laboratory (TSL). This position will support the Independent Test and Evaluation (IT&E) program and will require software development in the areas of data management solutions, data analytics, automated software tools, customized software solutions supporting security technology testing, and system application interfaces across multiple platforms. Candidate should be well versed in coding and be able to execute tasks with little supervision. Candidate should have experience in designing, coding, testing, developing of document application programs.

Major Responsibilities

  • Develops, modifies, debugs and evaluates complex programs for multiple functional areas.

  • Analyzes existing programs and formulates logic for new systems. Devises logic procedures, prepares flowcharting, performs coding and tests/debugs for a wide range of programs using creativity.

  • Analyzes requirements and maintains, tests, and integrates applications components.

  • Recommends and implements changes in development maintenance and system standards.

  • Prepares and obtains approval of system and programming documentation.

  • Maintains current knowledge and skills on relevant topics and technologies. Includes pursuing/maintaining technical certifications, as appropriate.

Position Requirements


  • The candidate should have a minimum of a BS computer science, software engineering or related field and a minimum 9 years experience or a MS degree in related field and 3 years experience.

  • Candidate should be adept at designing and developing C# .NET, Java, Python, and C++ applications, and be proficient with object oriented programming paradigm to include objects, classes, subclasses, virtual methods, co-routines, and discrete event simulation.

  • Candidate’s programming experience must be applications development in a highly complex integrated environment, integrating multiple image based technologies.

  • Candidates should have strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Candidates should have significant experience in the use of Microsoft Office applications.

  • The candidate must be able to travel. Travel is expected to be less than 25%.

  • Sole US Citizenship with eligibility and willingness to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret Security Clearance and to obtain both TSA and DHS Suitability.


  • Prior experience working for TSA or DHS

  • DoD Secret security clearance (preferred)

Legal Disclaimer

The above statements are intended to describe the nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, activities and skills required of staff members. No statement herein is intended to imply any authorities to commit Battelle unless special written permission is granted by Battelle's Legal Department.


Battelle’s competitive benefits program includes comprehensive medical and dental care, matching 401K, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, and other benefits that help provide financial protection for you and your family.

Battelle provides employment and opportunities for advancement, compensation, training, and growth according to individual merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age, genetic information, disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable Federal, state, or local law. Our goal is for each staff member to have the opportunity to grow to the limits of their abilities and to achieve personal and organizational objectives. We will support positive programs for equal treatment of all staff and full utilization of all qualified employees at all levels within Battelle.

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