ICBM Software Engineer

in Hill AFB, UT

ICBM Software Engineer Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID


  • Job Location

    Hill AFB, UT 84056, US

  • Job Category

    Engineering & Technology

  • Job Type


  • Clearance Level

    Top Secret

  • Career Level

    Entry level

  • Travel


Job Description We are seeking an engineer to join the ISC Weapon System Software team. This position helps provide continuity and expert advice on weapon system software updates being made in the MMIII weapon system. This position also supports the design, development and review of software for the USAF ICBM Program. This position will assist in the acquisition of new and upgrade programs and technical sustainment engineering. This contract will augment organic resources by providing breadth and depth of capabilities for system engineering and integration, risk management, technical assessment, acquisition program management, strategy development, organization and change management, interface with operations and logistics, business analysis, mission effectiveness and ICBM demonstration/validation integrated applications programs.
Position will be located at Hill AFB, UT. Position may include up to 20% travel.
This role will provide software engineering project technical support services.
Responsibilities include:
1. Supports government counterpart(s) to provide software and systems engineering expertise to sustainment and acquisition programs as assigned.
2. Assists in the development and allocation of software requirements. May develop software requirements, evaluate the impact of requirements changes, lead others, and collaborate/support government customers in these tasks.
3. May develop/support software design and design documentation.
4. Reviews and prepares documentation for complex software designs in accordance with established software development processes and procedures. May run tests, evaluate results, debug defects, or lead others in these tasks. May participate in planning and conducting verification or validation activities.
5. Verifies complex software designs to ensure conformance with functional specifications and customer requirements. Participates in work product reviews, inspections, recurring meetings, major milestone events, and software testing.
6. Estimates software level of effort and schedules by reviewing statements of work for new and revised projects.
7. May assist in preparation/review of proposals, presentations, risks, Technical Order (T.O.) changes, safety review briefings, program protection plans and government engineering board briefings.
8. Interfaces with other system engineering areas to include Configuration Management, Nuclear Surety, Technical Orders and test organizations to ensure software updates are properly executed.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills Required education: Bachelor Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technologies, Data Processing, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics or equivalent experience in the applicable domain.

Must have minimum of 3 years software, systems, and/or test engineering experience (2 with MS degree). Previous ICBM experience is preferred.

This job requires skills in test plan development, requirements analysis, system testing, scheduling, technical writing and analysis, and identifying and troubleshooting of discrepancies. Knowledge of computer software architecture and design practices and experience with embedded software will be required.

Candidate must possess exceptional oral/written communications skills. The successful candidate will have the ability to work independently or as a member of a group effort and will be able to work well in government and diverse contractor teams.

Successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a TS clearance for performance of job duties.
#ASFSPreferred Education, Experience, & Skills Experience with embedded weapon systems, particularly MMIII ICBM weapon system software programs particularly software updates/sustainment activities. Experience with software development for DOD applications. This includes the detailed analysis and testing of software to verify that program and safety requirements are correctly implemented. Experience reviewing or coding in FORTRAN, C, and/or ADA and translating hard coded changes and hardware presentations into simulations. Demonstrated capability to capture impacts of operational system changes on simulated training environments. Experience with and knowledge of NSCCA/PATE processes. Previously provided level of effort and scheduling estimates. Demonstrated experience in software testing. Knowledge of MMIII software program interfaces and dependencies. Experience working proposal efforts and technical evaluations is also desirable.
Candidates with an active secret or top secret security clearance will be preferred
Understanding of several areas of ICBM system software programs and sustainment efforts.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers 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 services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), 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.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.

Additional Information

Who We Are

You're used to protecting what matters most.

Throughout your career in the military, you've been dedicated to improving security, defending freedom and making the world a safer place. Now you can continue that commitment through cyber operations, intelligence analysis, and building combat vehicles and electronic systems. We’re proud to provide solutions and services that advance the strength and security of America and our allies – and we’re honored to offer an environment where veterans and reservists can continue doing mission-centered work. In all that we do, we are guided by our company values – trusted, innovative and bold – understanding that it’s not just what we do, but how we do it that underpins our success.
+ The Organization

Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.

+ The Culture

We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.

+ The Work

Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.

+ The Opportunity

On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.

+ The People

We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.

+ The Reward

See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.

What We Offer

+ Warrior Integration Program (Est. 2008)

This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.

+ Camo to Corporate (Est. 2013)

Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.

Perks & Benefits

  • Veterans Support Network
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    The mission of the Veterans Support Network is to help connect former service members, active duty members, reservists and those who are supportive of the Armed Services.

  • Health & Wellness
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    We offer medical plans that take great care of you and your family’s health and well-being. These include medical plans, prescription drugs, dental and vision, along with incentive programs and health saving and spending accounts.

  • Time Away From Work
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    Paid Time Off (PTO) provides you with paid time away from work that you can use for vacation, personal time, personal illness, or to care for dependents. You can accumulate up to a maximum of 400 PTO hours.

  • Military Leave
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    Full-time and part-time employees who serve in the military reserves are eligible to take paid and unpaid leaves of absence to perform military duty.

  • Employee Assistance Program
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    The EAP offers confidential support to manage personal issues, such as stress, family issues, and substance abuse.

  • Employee Discount Programs
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    BAE Systems partners with Beneplace to offer exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services.

  • Tuition Reimbursement
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    Lifelong employee learning is critical to both your personal growth and that of BAE Systems as a trusted, innovative, and bold organization. That’s why we offer a tuition reimbursement program, so you can pursue advanced education to help further your career.

  • Adoption Assistance
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    You can be reimbursed up to $4,000 for qualified adoption expenses through the Adoption Assistance program.

  • Financial Wellness
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    Plan for today, save for tomorrow. Our programs support your goals at every stage of life. These programs include 401(k) savings plans, life and accident insurance, disability coverage, home, auto, and pet insurance and legal planning.

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