Software Engineer (Junior)

This is a junior level position for talented software engineers who are looking for a company who fosters a work environment in which technical excellence is highly valued. You will apply your skills to develop high-quality real-time embedded software for either new or fielded electronics platforms. As part of our standard rotation program you will get a breadth of experience and increase your skill sets. You can expect to rotate to a new program, site, or business area or program phase on an approximately annual basis for the first few years of your career at BAE Systems.

You will be exposed to the full software life-cycle from requirements development through integration and testing.

Duties include analyzing, design, coding and code modification of complex Radar Warning and/or Electronic Attack software designs for simple systems or subsystems or subsystems of larger systems. You will perform real-time, embedded software development in C++ utilizing sound Object Oriented principles and conforming to existing code development strategies and processes. You will be assisting in the evaluation of complex Radar Warning and/or Electronic Attack software designs to identify design flaws. You will utilize either a Windows PC or Linux based software development environment and either x86 or PowerPC target and test environments.

You will provide project management reporting, documentation and may provide updates to internal project management.

You may contribute to proposals and occasionally brief customers on technical concepts.

Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education · Bachelor’s degree in CS (Computer Science), CE (Computer Engineering), ECS (Electrical and Computer Science), or other Scientific degree with suitable software engineering content, with 2+ years of professional experience

  • Or Master’s degree in CS (Computer Science), CE (Computer Engineering), ECS (Electrical and Computer Science), or other Scientific degree with suitable software engineering content, with 0 to 3 years of professional experience.
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Candidates must be able to obtain or have an interim secret clearance before beginning employment.

Local candidates preferred. No relocation is available for this position. Preferred Skills and Education Proficient in:

  • C, C++, C#
  • Java
  • QT
  • Python
  • Real-time embedded development
  • Object Oriented Design/Development
  • Windows/Unix/Linux OS

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. Electronic Systems, based in Nashua, New Hampshire, provides systems and products that maximize the effectiveness and safety of fighting forces and first responders. Its offerings include infrared countermeasures and electronic protection systems for military and civilian aircraft; information management systems; signal acquisition, analysis, and exploitation systems that optimize use of the electromagnetic spectrum by friendly forces while denying its use by adversaries; interoperable communications systems for firefighters and other first responders; thermal weapon sights; precision targeting systems; situational awareness systems for ground vehicles; night-vision systems; identification friend or foe systems; and radiation-hardened electronics. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression


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