RestonRecruiter
the smart solution for Reston jobs

Sr. Principal Software Engineer

Company: BAE Systems
Location: Reston
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Job Description:

Job Description

If you are a technology driven individual who loves to create cutting edge software, this is the career opportunity for you. The FAST Labs business area is the innovative research and development engine within the Electronic Systems (ES) Sector of BAE that helps drive research efforts for leading academic and DoD research institutions by iteratively building software systems and demonstrations that show customers what is possible. We then help turn those research prototypes into differentiators for ES which has products fielded everywhere from the depths of the Earths oceans to Jupiter.

Many engineers at FAST Labs have made significant contributions to projects for the nation's most prestigious research organizations including DARPA, Army Research Labs, and Air Force Research Labs.

As a Sr.Principal Engineer II in FAST Labs Software Engineering, you will lead a cross-functional team to demonstrate the solutions to some of the United States most pressing problems. You will help break down and estimate functionality, and provide feedback to project leadership such as improvements to system designs, algorithms or user interfaces.

Our engineers typically participate in the complete software development lifecycle including designing, developing, debugging, testing, configuring, and deploying our complex, software solutions, applying state-of-the-art software development tools and techniques, working alongside other highly motivated engineers and researchers that are passionate about protecting our military service personnel.

As a member of the Software Engineering Directorate, you will have opportunities to develop strong and increasingly complex software skills and stay current in the software discipline. The organization focuses on career development of our software engineers and advancement of the craft of software engineering.

This position may require occasional travel up to 10% of the time to support integration and test events.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education


  • Current US Citizenship along with a TS/SCI clearance is required
  • C++ Expert
  • Strong Networks experience
  • Proven track record of improving the software quality of an organization
  • Motivated individual with strong problem-solving abilities, willingness to perform a wide variety of related tasks
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)


    Preferred Skills and Education


    • Current Java software development experience on Windows or Linux
    • Experience with any of Distributed Systems, Multi-threaded systems, or Military systems or simulations
    • Full Life-Cycle Software Development experience
    • Agile Development experience
    • Experience designing and/or implementing software algorithms
    • Experience developing: Operating Systems, Programming Languages, Compilers, User Interfaces, Amazon Web Services, Cybersecurity, Object-Oriented Design / Architecture experience
    • Familiarity with source control systems and configuration management practices


      About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

      BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 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.

      The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

      Keywords: BAE Systems, Reston, Sr. Principal Software Engineer, IT / Software / Systems, Reston, Virginia

      Click here to apply!

      Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!


      I'm looking for
      in category
      within


Other IT / Software / Systems Jobs


Senior Software Engineer with Security Clearance
Description: tiag, The Informatics Applications Group, has a need for a Senior Software Engineer to join our team in support of a new program at the Office of Naval Research ONR in Arlington, VA. Candidates
Company: The Informatics Applications Group
Location: Arlington
Posted on: 05/20/2018

Sr. Software Developer (JAVA Back End)
Description: Does the idea of building intelligent frameworks using modern technologies to support a clear and defined mission a If so, working as a Software Developer on the Data Technologies team may be the perfect (more...)
Company: CARFAX
Location: Washington
Posted on: 05/20/2018

Software Cost Analyst, Mid-Level - DOS
Description: Position: Mid-Level Software Cost Analyst br br Client: Department of State br br Job Summary br br Individual will perform a wide variety of software estimation and cost analyses to include (more...)
Company: Cobec Consulting
Location: Washington
Posted on: 05/20/2018


Software Engineer
Description: br br SOFTWARE ENGINEER br br Job ID 2018-2251 br br Job Locations br br US-DC-Washington br br Category br br IT: Administrator / Analyst / Architect / Engineer br br Type (more...)
Company: NCI Information Systems
Location: Washington
Posted on: 05/20/2018

Program Analyst (Mid Level) - Technical Assessment and Emerging with Security Clearance
Description: Title Program Analyst Mid Level - Technical Assessment and Emerging Technology Support-- About the Organization Now is a great time to join Redhorse Corporation. Redhorse specializes in developing and (more...)
Company: Redhorse Corporation
Location: Arlington
Posted on: 05/20/2018

Migration Consultant at Arlington, VA
Description: Hi, My name is Reena, and I am a Lead Technical Recruiter , Talent Acquisition for K-Tek Resourcing. K-Tek Resourcing
Company: ktekresourcing
Location: Arlington
Posted on: 05/20/2018

iOS Software Engineer
Description: Welcome page br Returning Candidate br Log back in br br br br IOS SOFTWARE ENGINEER br br Location US-VA-Vienna br br Job Category br br Software Development/Engineering (more...)
Company: Esri
Location: Vienna
Posted on: 05/20/2018

Full Stack Java / JS Developer (Application Development)
Description: Job DescriptionGeneral Description:Resources will support agile based applicationdevelopment activities including creating technical design from businessrequirements and test driven development for eligibility (more...)
Company: SQN Systems
Location: Baltimore
Posted on: 05/20/2018

DIAG IMAG TECHNICAL SPECIALIST
Description: Our Arlington location is looking for an X-ray and MRI technologist, with a strong preference for a candidate with Philips MRI experience.Clinical Services - Provides clinical services in multiple modalities (more...)
Company: Inova
Location: Arlington
Posted on: 05/20/2018

Software Engineer
Description: Job Description br br ENSCO's National Security Solutions NSS is seeking a Software Engineer to assist in our development of web-based applications for chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, (more...)
Company: ENSCO, Inc.
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 05/20/2018

Log In or Create An Account

Username:
Password:
 

Forgot password?


Find us on Facebook

Find us on LinkedIn

Get the latest Virginia jobs by following @recnetVA on Twitter!

Reston RSS job feeds