Senior Software Engineer

Job Description
BAE Systems is seeking a talented Senior level Software engineer who can work in a diverse environment at the customer's site in Alexandria. This position is for someone who has prior experience with writing Microsoft Windows System services, and User Interfaces. You will be the fourth (4th) member of a four person team responsible for maintenance and migration of 4 mission critical systems in support the United States Coast Guard.

The United States Coast Guard's (USCG)Command Control and Communication Center (C3CEN) is charged with maintaining USCG's Communications Command's (COMMCOM) control systems. The primary mission of COMMCOM is to provide reliable and efficient command, control, and communications to CG units and the maritime public. These services are key elements of traditional CG missions such as Maritime Safety, Marine Environmental Protection, Maritime Law Enforcement, and National Security. Some services are also key elements of the Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS).

Automated Broadcast System (ABS)
-Text to Voice
-Broadcast SITOR
-Broadcast sites include Guam, Puerto Rico, Boston, Miami, New Orleans, Kodiak, Honolulu, and California

Radio Resource Allocation and Control System
-Remotely Controls HF assets in Boston, Miami, New Orleans, Honolulu, California,

Automated Watch Stander log

Real time system event logging

Team Make up:
Three (3) Software Engineers/Developers (you will be 3rd Software Engineer/Developer)
one (1) Tier two (2) Support/Technical Writer
Located at the customer site (Telegraph Road Alexandria)

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
Current US Citizenship is required
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or other scientific degree with suitable software engineering content, with 8+ years of experience
Current C, C++
Object Oriented Design
Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
Self-motivated individual with strong problem-solving and fault isolation skills
Team player who knows when to lead and when to follow and assumes full ownership (positive and negative) of their work

Preferred Skills and Education
Microsoft Visual Studio
Microsoft Foundation Classes (MFC)
Version Control Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Real Time Systems Development Experience
Understanding of the OSI Model
Microsoft Visio
Full Life-Cycle Software Development experience
Fault Isolation
Experience with Multi-threaded system services

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

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