Software Development Engineer-Entry Level

    • Job Tracking ID: KSTC-20-066
    • Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 03/22/2020
    • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
    • Radford Job Code: 05101-05106
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Job Description

Kratos is a leader in assured aerospace communication solutions and services. We are cutting-edge innovators and creative problem solvers working collaboratively to solve our customers’ toughest challenges. We are a trusted partner—driven by doing the right thing and achieving maximum success for our customers, our partners and ourselves. 

Kratos is valued for our ability to design and deliver leading edge, resilient solutions for aerospace communication, control, awareness and mission success across a continuum of offerings—from commercial to tailored custom solutions and integrated programs. Customers trust us to stay relevant and know we are in it for the long-haul. We bring both the capability and confidence that our customers value and depend on. And, we always deliver.

At Kratos, we encourage an entrepreneurial spirit balanced with fiscal and operational discipline. We work hard, we solve hard problems, and we look out for and take care of our customers, each other and our families. Protecting and enabling our nation and global customers through innovative aerospace solutions is what motivates us. We continually build trusted relationships with our peers, our partners and customers, and we take ownership for our actions—always doing the right thing.

We are currently looking for an Entry Level Software Development Engineer.

Kratos is seeking an entry-level Software Developer for our Federal Software Engineering and Research & Development team.   The position includes support of dynamic, fast-paced projects that span all phases of the software development lifecycle, including design, development, test, and customer support.  As part of a small team, this developer will participate in agile-based research of new product growth areas and implementation of products to meet the needs of our spacecraft control center-focused customer community.

Elements we are looking for in a qualified candidate:

  > Thinks outside the box and is excited to re-imagine how to automate/improve existing workflows and solutions

  > Excited to learn new technologies and apply them to our challenging environment

  > Thrives within the freedom to design and own the solutions they build

  > Has a strong knowledge of current and trending web and server-side technologies, in addition to the fundamentals

  > Embraces change and is an independent motivator toward ones improvement


Experience and Skills

-Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related.

-Experience with application development: C, C++, and/or Java.

-Ability to troubleshoot code, including code from outside sources.

-Web development with HTML, XML, CSS.

-Experience with enterprise applications, Service Oriented Architectures, REST desired.

-Position available in Colorado Springs, CO or Lanham, MD.

U.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Security Clearance is required.
Kratos Federal offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Kratos Federal is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer that recognizes the importance of diversity. We are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment and strongly encourage minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. Please, no phone calls, agencies or recruiters.