Senior Principal Software Engineer

Job Description

Have you ever wanted to know the work you do is making a real difference?
Do you want to feel that your contribution will save people's lives both today and far into the future?

If you answer yes to either or both of those questions, we may have the job for you. We at BAE Systems are looking for Senior Principal Software professionals as we create the world's most advanced technology-led solutions in the areas of Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) and Space Systems products. 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 several new members to our team. Engineers with language skills in C++/C, JAVA, Python, and other scripting languages. Engineers with experience in network and computer security, Linux or embedded technologies and operating systems. We are also looking for professionals in web services and database design or operator interfaces and mission planning.

Our need is great, as we will provide you opportunities to leverage our current technologies, incorporate new technologies, and be a subject matter expert or leader in our engineering organization.

If you want to know the work you do will make a difference and have or want to develop experience with software solutions in the areas SIGINT or Space-based systems, we want to talk to you.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

C++ and/or JAVA
Linux as a user and developer
Current Secret Level Clearance

Preferred Skills and Education

Computer Science or Computer Engineering Degree (Master's preferred)
Object oriented software design and development
Security+ certification or ability to get and maintain it
SIGINT/COMINT/ELINT domain experience
Team Leader or Supervisor experience
Current Secret Clearance

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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