Eng Sr Prin - SW

Today's warfighters and intelligence analysts are overwhelmed with data and tasks from a variety of unmanned vehicle systems. Our software helps the warfighter become more effective and efficient in operating groups of unmanned vehicles by developing revolutionary mission management technologies to automate and offload manual control of unmanned assets for many customers in the defense industry. We solve the most difficult problems our country faces so that we can keep our country and our warfighter safe.

If you are a technologist who loves to design, write, integrate, and test cutting edge software based around challenging algorithms like the traveling salesman, this is the career opportunity for you. The Technology Solutions (TS) business area is the innovative research and development engine within the Electronic Systems Sector of BAE. As a Sr Principle Software Engineer in the TS Software Engineering Directorate, supporting the Planning and Control Technologies (PCT) Directorate, you will:

1) lead a project through the complete software development lifecycle including designing, developing, debugging, testing, configuring, and deploying our complex, real-time software solutions into simulation and live flight exercises, applying state-of-the-art software development tools and techniques; and

2) interact directly with current and potential customers to understand their requirements and guide development efforts to meet their needs; and

3) lead development on project tasks for medium sized teams of 5-10 engineers; and

4) Assignments will require excellent problem solving abilities, software management skills, hands-on leadership and systems-level thinking.

Qualified candidates must also possess a strong knowledge of software architectures, software industry best practices, and emerging software technologies.

As a member of the Software Engineering Directorate, you will have opportunities to continue developing strong and increasingly complex software skills and stay current in the software discipline. The organization focuses on career development of our software engineers and advancement of the craft of software engineering. You will be working alongside other highly motivated engineers passionate about software and protecting our military service personnel.

This position may require occasional travel up to 25% of the time to support integration and test events at the employer's discretion.

BAE is a forward looking company dedicated to offering career development and growth opportunities to our engineering staff. Technology Solutions is the engine that specializes in innovative contract research and advance development for the company. Our engineers are highly motivated and have a passion for protecting our military service personnel while working on cutting edge world leading technologies.

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