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Senior Software Engineer (Contingent)

 
Job Tracking ID:  85347-266844
Location:   Dahlgren, VA
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  March 14, 2019
 
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Job Description:

Kratos Defense & Rocket Support Services, Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Software Engineer for developing software elements for weapon and sensor systems; perform software & hardware development of preliminary and system tools. Generate/document detailed and high-level software design . Develop integration procedures Perform Sensor System development, integration, testing and evaluation. Generate and debug assigned software code elements Perform all aspects of laboratory and field testing, including setting test goals, developing test methodologies, organizing and conducting tests, reducing test data and analyzing results. Produce technical reports on findings, provide system data collection and analysis, and conduct technical documentation reviews.

Experience and Skills:

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: Experience on U.S. DoD sensor or weapon systems.

    Hardware Technology: X86 ,PPC, Del, Sun, Oracle servers, VME and IBM Power PCs.

    Computer Language: C, C++, ADA, FORTRAN, Java, SQL, XML,C#, Assembly Language, MATLAB;

    Operating Systems: Windows, Windows Server, Linux distributions, UNIX, MACOS Ver 9.1, or Sun Software;

Education and Experience:

  • A Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university in one of the following fields of study: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineer, Electronics Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Physics, and 15 years of software development experience; or
  • A Masters degree from an accredited college or university in one of the following fields of study: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineer, Electronics Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Physics, and 12 years of software development experience; or
  • A Ph.D. degree from an accredited college or university in one of the following fields of study: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineer, Electronics Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Physics, and 8 years of software development experience.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience performing detailed and complex software design and development meeting sub millisecond timing requirements
  • Minimum of seven (7) years software design and development experience for DOD sensor or weapon systems with a minimum of 200,000 Source Lines of Code (SLOC);

Eligible candidates must have the following:

  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Ability to get Security Clearance – Secret   
  • Eligible for IT Level II designation under DoD Directive 8570.01M or its successor.

Additional Information:
 
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:  
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP