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Software Engineer (Contingent)

 
Job Tracking ID:  85347-266860
Location:   Dahlgren, VA
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  March 15, 2019
 
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Job Description:

Kratoa Defesne & Rocket Support Services is currently seeking a Software Engineer to design and 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 10 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 8 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 5 years of software development experience.
  • Minimum of four (4) years of experience performing software design, code, and testing.

Eligible candidates must have:

  • U.S. Citizenship.   
  • Security Clearance – Top 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:   More than 10 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP