Principal Software Engineer

Job Description
Have you ever wanted to know that the work you do is making a real difference?

If you are a Principal level Software Engineer who wants to make a difference in our world and other people's lives we want to talk with you. We can provide you an opportunity to advance technically and in engineering management if that is a path you want to take.

BAE Systems are looking for seasoned Software professionals with at least a Secret Level clearance to help us create the world's most advanced solutions in the areas of Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) or Space based Systems for our defense related customers. Our products provide critical mission capabilities to address the ever-evolving challenges and threats to our nation's security and the war fighter.

We are looking to add new members to our team. Engineers with language skills in C++ and/or JAVA, Python, or other scripting languages. Engineers looking to use or grow skills in network and computer security or embedded processing; all while using the Linux operating system for their Software development.

We will provide you opportunities to learn, leverage our current technologies, incorporate new technologies, and if you desire...become an expert or future technical leader in our engineering organization.

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
Secret Clearance
6 or more years of JAVA or C/C++ embedded design and programming experience
Organized, communicates well, a team player, able to lead a small technical team
Familiar with low-level software, board support packages, object oriented design, and embedded development
Familiar with source code control tools

Preferred Skills and Education
Top Secret Clearance
Linux development experience
Familiar using JIRA, Bitbucket (Git), Confluence, Collaborator tools
Understanding of DevOps techniques
Master's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

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