Senior Software Engineer

Boeing   •  

Oklahoma City, OK

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


11 - 15 years

Posted 133 days ago

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Job Description

The Boeing Company’s Defense, Space, & Security (BDS) Mission Systems is seeking highly qualified senior software engineers to develop innovative solutions to complex problems. The selected candidate will lead and help design, develop, implement, test and document software for surveillance aircraft platforms that enables air superiority by detecting, identifying, and tracking airborne threats and providing operators intuitive battle management controls.


  • Requirements analysis, design, development, test, documentation, licensing, troubleshooting, and user support
  • Custom operating system development
  • Tool design and maintenance
  • Research and development projects
  • Trade studies
  • Risk assessments
  • Lead software testing including laboratory and flight testing in the US and overseas
  • The selected candidate may also contribute to identifying potential new work (e.g., system upgrades), preparing proposals, and software cost estimating.

Strike, Surveillance and Mobility (SSM) is one of the world's largest providers of military airpower, serving the United States and allied nations, while continuing to expand globally with steady growth in international sales. SSM encompasses a portfolio of strike-fighter, surveillance and mobility platforms, including the AWACS, AEW&C, F/A-18E/F Super Hornet, EA-18G Growler, F-15 Eagle, P-8 and executive fleet aircraft. The SSM team is also responsible for the modernization and modification of several U.S. Department of Defense and international aircraft programs, including various surveillance and reconnaissance, head of state and bomber aircraft.

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

BDS Engineering
Relocation Assistance Available
Yes. Available for eligible candidates, if authorized.

Security Clearance and Export Control Requirements:

This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills & Experience):

  • Education or experience in one or more of the following; C, C++, Python, Matlab, Java or Linux.

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills & Experience):

  • The ideal candidate possesses a good understanding and working knowledge of sound software development processes, including design, development, testing, and configuration management.
  • The selected candidate must be comfortable in a highly collaborative environment (usually between multiple sites) and possess demonstrated creative, critical thinking and troubleshooting skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • BS, MS, or Phd in Computer/Software Engineering.
  • 10 plus years’ experience in aerospace software development in any/all parts of the life cycle from proposal development through test.
  • Agile development experiencedesired.

Typical Education & Experience:

Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 9 or more years' experience, Master's with 7 or more years' experience or PhD with 4 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

Job ID 1800102241