Software Engineer II - ( C++, Linux / Unix, & OO )

Less than 5 years experience  •  Aerospace & Defense

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/16/18
Huntsville, AL
Less than 5 years experience
Aerospace & Defense
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/16/18

The successful candidate will be integrated into a small to medium sized software team performing software development, integration, and testing of real-time systems. The candidate will be responsible for hands-on technical work including designing, implementing, debugging, and resolving problems with real-time software applications, as well as supporting software verification efforts. Our software applications are developed using C++, Java, and Ada programming languages executing on a variety of computing platforms running Linux/Unix operation systems.
Our software is developed and delivered incrementally using traditional, as well as Agile development methods, including Scrum, automated testing, and continuous integration.

This position requires a Secret clearance. This position can be a salary grade G07 or G08 based on the candidates qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience, and responsibility requirements for the position.

Key responsibilities for the qualified candidate include:

  • Enthusiastic and energetic performer able to work in a challenging, dynamic, and fast paced environment.
  • Frequent use and application of technical standards, principals, theories, concepts and techniques of Software Engineering.
  • Provides solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.
  • Works independently under limited supervision. Follows established procedures.
  • Responsible for making adjustments or recommended enhancements in systems and processes to solve problems or improve effectiveness of job area.
  • Work closely with and communicate effectively with other team members to achieve program success.
  • Experience in all phases of Software Engineering including requirements, design, code, test and integration.
  • Established verbal and written communication skills to successfully support peer reviews and associated software system documentation.


Required Skills:

  • 2+ years object-oriented software development experience using C++, and Linux/Unix
  • This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. Citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • 2+ years experience working with Linux / RedHat OS
  • 2+ years experience with real-time OS, preferable WindRiver Linux or LynxOS,
  • 2+ years experience with real-time embedded software development
  • 2+ years experience using modern software design methodologies
  • 2+ years experience with middleware prefer RTI Data Distribution (DDS)
  • 2+ years experience with UML and preferably Model Driven Development using Rhapsody
  • Experience with or knowledge of Agile software development including automated testing methodologies
  • 2+ years experience using Configuration Management software tools, preferably ClearCase
  • Knowledge or experience in communications methods and protocols, and system security-hardening
  • Experience with software development tools; code editors, debuggers, code generation, and test -prefer Eclipse, WindRiver, Jenkins, Google Test, WireShark, Visual Studio, GCC, DOORS
  • Experience with standard MS-Office tools for word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations
  • Experience with or knowledge of SEI CMMI model
  • Script Development using JavaScript, Shell Scripts (e.g., BASH); Perl
  • Experience with the Ada programming language

Required Education (including Major):

  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering, or relevant engineering discipline.

Key Words: object oriented software development, C++, Linux, Unix, RedHat OS, Agile software development, Configuration Management,

Requisition ID 115184BR

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