Software Engineering Lead

Job Description
Are you a Software Engineering Leader looking to take the next step to grow your career and make a difference doing it? Our employees work on the world's most advanced technologies - from next-generation sensors to artificial intelligence and machine learning. Spanning air, land, sea, space, and cyber, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from diversity, we are innovating for the future. Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first -exemplified by our mission: "We Protect Those Who Protect Us®." Sound like a team you want to be a part of? At BAE Systems, we are looking for established software professionals to help us create the world's most advanced solutions in the areas of tasking, collection, processing, exploitation, and dissemination of intelligence products for our defense related customers. Our products provide critical mission capabilities to address the ever-evolving challenges and threats to our nation's security and the war fighter.

Position is contingent on contract award

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
-B.S. in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related discipline
-Strong interpersonal engagement skills and the ability to work with a variety of senior- and mid-level government staff, technical subject matter experts, and supporting engineers
-10 years' work or equivalent experience
-Ability to handle simultaneous assignments and lead key program initiatives
-Extensive experience with software lifecycle engineering and development in a leading role for mid and/or large size programs
-Working knowledge of compiled, interpreted, and scripting languages, such as C/C++, Java, JavaScript, and Python
-Development experience on Windows and Linux based systems
-Experience with front end and back end development projects
-Familiarity with agile development practices, DevOps, containers, cloud computing, and secure computing

Preferred Skills and Education
-Agile, Scrum, or similar development techniques
-Certified SAFe® Practitioner
-Experience using JIRA, Bitbucket (Git), Confluence, Collaborator tools
-Understanding of DevOps and Jenkins
-Understanding of RDF/OWL
-Experience with graph and relational databases
-Familiarity with SQL and NoSQL queries
-Master's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

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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