Senior Software Engineer

Job Description
We are expanding our team and are looking for a Software Engineer to help us create advanced solutions for Space based mission critical payloads and support electronics for our defense, NASA and commercial customers. You will be working with embedded technology solutions most engineers never see. We work on the world's most advanced electronics from controlling systems that land on and roam Mars to building the next generation SpaceVPX standard based products.

If you are an engineer fluent in C++/C, Python, or other scripting languages; if you are ready to leverage your current abilities and grow your skills at all levels (circuit board, OS and Space application) on products that can't fail; if you are capable of coming up to speed quickly with a new team; this is your opportunity to join our engineering organization.

Typical Education & Experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Ability to obtain a Secret security clearance
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • Strong technical background in C/C++ design and programming
  • Good analytical, problem solving, and communication skills
  • Familiar with the full software lifecycle, development tools, embedded development, and system integration
  • Familiar with source code management tools
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Current Secret or Top Secret security clearance
  • VxWorks as the target, development experience
  • Working in a Linux development environment
  • Space payload or Space ground system experience
  • Familiar using JIRA, Bitbucket (Git), Confluence, Collaborator tools
  • Understanding of DevOps and Jenkins
  • Agile, Scrum, or similar development techniques
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
" Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status"

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.

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