Sr. Software Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: KSTC-21-087
    • Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 04/22/2022
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Radford Job Code: 05104
    • Travel Requirement: Domestic
    • Compensation: $120,000 - $150,000
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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.

An ideal candidate will have experience leading/contributing on teams to develop real-time data transport and processing systems for satellite communications using C++, Linux, Atlassian tool suite, targeting stand alone and cloud based solutions.  More specific key qualities:

Experience and Skills

 

Basic Qualifications:

·         Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related discipline and at least 8 years of relevant experience

·         8 plus years of elated experience

·         Significant C++ programming skills and experience

·         Experience with networking protocols and virtualization technologies

·         Developing and implementing applications for Linux

·         Experience in satellite communications or similar communications industry

Preferred Qualifications:

·         Graduate Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Signal Processing, or related field

·         Significant C++ programming skills and experience

·         Experience optimizing real-time network throughput using DPDK, SRIOV, high performance NICs and related technologies.

·         Experience architecting, developing, and delivering software targeting cloud-based infrastructure with focus on high performance data plane implementations.

·         Expert developing Linux based software applications.

·         Experience as a SW team lead/subject matter expert in an Agile Scrum dev environment using Atlassian toolset.

·         Knowledge of communication systems, waveforms, and operational concepts related to satellite communications systems.

U.S. Citizenship required

 

Kratos offers challenging work, an excellent environment, & great benefits! Kratos 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.

 Salary Range $120k-$150k

  Benefits:

  Medical

  Dental

  Vision

  Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)

  Life Insurance

  Term Disability

  Long Term Disabili\Employee Assistance Program

   401k

   Employee Stock Purchase Plan

   PTO

   Education Assistance Program

 

 

 

As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042, we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by December 8th 2021 or by your start date if it is after December 8th 2021, subject to approved medical, religious or other accommodation

 

As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042, we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18th 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th 2022, subject to approved medical, religious or other accommodation

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
Kratos Defense is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer. EOE, Minorities, Females, Vet, Disabled, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity or any other protected class.
All qualified job seekers are encouraged to apply. Kratos Defense is committed to America's veterans by providing opportunities for them to continue contributing after service to our nation. We also work to provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities.
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