Software Engineer-Aerospace

Location: Fairfax, VA
Date Posted: 10-22-2016

Our Company's Networks & Space Systems division in the Washington DC area is seeking Software Engineers to join our team. This position will provide a great opportunity to deliver technology at the forefront of our war on terror, enabling our war fighters to understand the RF environment around them.

In this position you will design and build Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) products for the Dept. of Defense, Intelligence Community and allied customers.Our products intercept Radio Frequency (RF) signals, apply signal processing algorithms, distribute the processed results and display it to operators.They are deployed to manned aircraft, unmanned aircraft, ships, submarines, and ground mobile platforms.You will develop software ranging from embedded solutions directly interacting with the hardware and out through distributed web services and user interfaces.You will contribute to a cross-functional group where software coding, firmware development, hardware design, system integration, system engineering, and testing all happen within the same team.

Responsibilities for this position include;
Participation in full life cycle software development tasks utilizing primarily Java and C++ programming languages. 
You will assist in requirements analysis, software design, coding, unit testing, integration, installation and maintenance.

Some travel may be required.
Opportunities for user experience and web development are available.


Typical Education and Experience
Level 2:  Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 2 or more years' experience or a Master's degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET in the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

Candidates must be able to develop new ideas based on technical and domain experience.  They must be able to operate independently, solve complex problems, take on challenges, lead teams and guide activity.

Required Skills and Experience:
Java or C/C++
Must possess a solid foundation in computer science
Must be able to demonstrate competencies in data structures and algorithms
Must have a genuine desire to develop software to solve unique problems
Demonstrated creative, critical thinking and troubleshooting skills
Strong collaborative skills
Strong written and verbal communication is required
Ability to obtain a Top Secret/SCI clearance is required

Desired Education Skills and Experience:
Linux experience
SIGINT experience
Computer Science or Computer Engineering  or Electrical Engineering degree.
3.0 GPA or higher
Open Source Development experience
Current Top Secret SCI clearance

This position requires an active (or ability to obtain) U.S. Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R.  § 120.15 is required
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

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