Software Engineer

    • Annapolis Junction, MD

Job Description

Join BAE Systems' Intelligence and Security sector and be a part of a team who solves some of the world's most complex technical challenges. We are looking for a Software Engineer to join a mission critical program within the intelligence community. This role is responsible for enhancing complex and diverse software systems.

In This Role You Will:
•Design and code new software; debug or modify existing software to add new features or correct defects.
•Integrate existing software into new or modified systems or operating environments.
•Software development using languages such as C, C++, Python, Ruby, Perl, JavaScript and Agile processes.
•Experience with source code control systems, such as Git.
•Use of orchestration frameworks such as Spring and Kafka.
•Develop or implement algorithms to meet or exceed system performance and functional standards.
•Predict and measure outcomes and consequences of design decisions via scientific analysis and mathematical modeling techniques.
•Java development using the Eclipse IDE (Integrated Development Environment).
•Experience with collaboration and software development tools (ie. Atlassian).
•Development of cloud-based solutions and technologies.
•Design, implement and perform quality control of complex algorithms requiring adherence to strict timing, system resource, or interface constraints.
•May oversee one or more software development teams and ensure the work is completed in accordance with the constraints of the software development process being used on any particular project.

Who You Are:
•Energized when faced with complex technical challenges and diligently work to identify creative solutions.
•Ability to perform high quality work, both independently and with a team, in a fast-moving environment.
•Ability to plan and prioritize tasks to successfully meet/exceed customer expectations.

Required Skills and Education
•Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university, and 3 years directly related experience. (Bachelor's in Computer Science or related discipline and 5 years' experience OR 7 years' experience as Software Engineer).
•Experience using the Unix command line
•Demonstrated experience developing with Scala and Java in a Unix environment
• Experience with Python, Perl or JavaScript

Preferred Skills and Education
•Experience with the Elastic Stack (Logstash, Beats, Elasticsearch, Kibana)
•Experience with the Atlassian Tool suite (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket)
•Experience with NiFi and dataflows
•Experience working with DataWave APIs

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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