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Senior Software Engineer - Planning and Control Technologies (TS IMF)

Job Number: 400669
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Information Technology
Security Clearance Status: Eligible
Security Clearance Type: Secret
Experience Level: Regular
Travel Required: 10%
Shift: 1st
US Citizenship Required: Yes
Posting Date: 01/23/2014

As a Senior Software Engineer in the Planning and Control Technologies (PCT) directorate, you will:
1) interact directly with current and potential customers to understand their requirements and guide development efforts to meet their needs; and
2) participate in the complete software development lifecycle including designing, developing, debugging, testing, configuring, and deploying our complex, real-time software solutions into simulation and live flight exercises. The position may require occasional travel. You will have significant opportunities for career growth in the development of scientific and mathematical software applications and algorithms.

PCT is a directorate of BAE SYSTEMS TS-AIT, a high growth, entrepreneurial organization, that develops state-of the-art mission management technologies, components and systems for many customers in the defense industry. Today’s warfighters and intelligence analysts are overwhelmed with data and tasks from a variety of unmanned vehicle systems. PCT helps the warfighter become more effective and efficient in operating groups of unmanned vehicles by developing software mission managers to automate and offload manual control of unmanned assets.
Required Education:
Bachelors and 4+ year(s) related experience
Required Experience:
Bachelor's degree in an Engineeering or Scientific field or equivalent experience,Employees in California must have a Bachelor’s degree in the applicable field, or an applicable certification, equivalent certificate or any required license. Equivalent experience will not be considered.
Required Skills:
Current US Citizenship is required. Defense security clearance must be obtainable.
1. Software Development experience in Windows or Unix, 4+ years
2. Current JAVA software development, three (3) years minimum
3. Object-Oriented Design / Architecture experience
4. Motivated individual with strong problem-solving abilities, willingness to perform a wide variety of related tasks, and exceptional oral and written skills
5. Minimum of a Bachelors degree in a related technical field
Preferred Skills:
1. Experience with any of Distributed Systems, Multi-threaded systems, or Military systems or simulations
2. Full Life-Cycle Software Development experience
3. Familiarity with source control systems and configuration management practices
4. Masters Degree in related technical field.
5. Active defense security clearance

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 100,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

Electronic Solutions, based in Nashua, New Hampshire, provides systems and products that maximize the effectiveness and safety of fighting forces and first responders. Its offerings include infrared countermeasures and electronic protection systems for military and civilian aircraft; information management systems; signal acquisition, analysis, and exploitation systems that optimize use of the electromagnetic spectrum by friendly forces while denying its use by adversaries; interoperable communications systems for firefighters and other first responders; thermal weapon sights; precision targeting systems; situational awareness systems for ground vehicles; night-vision systems; identification friend or foe systems; and radiation-hardened electronics. Electronic Solutions also includes the group’s Technology Solutions unit, which joins the business with government research organizations and industry to develop and demonstrate innovative system concepts in such areas as situational awareness, communications and networking, and precision targeting.

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