Senior Software Engineer Job
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Colorado Springs, CO 80925, US
Engineering & Technology
Job Description BAE Systems is seeking a Senior Software Engineer who will be responsible for developing software applications and lead and/or participate in the entire software development life cycle. The role requires a good knowledge base of engineering principles, theories and techniques and a passion for relevant new technologies.
•Lead and/or participate in the entire software development life cycle including software design, implementation, code reviews, integration and debugging for new products and existing ones.
•Drive continuous iterative agile like software planning and development.
•Collaborate with systems engineers to ensure design and implementation meet customer requirements.
•Utilize software engineering principles, processes, and industry best practices with the ability to apply them in daily work. Read, analyze and interpret requirements and common government specifications.
•Interact with Systems, software, program management on specifications/requirements weekly.
Salary Range: $76,800 - $130,600
Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we believe in supporting our employees in all aspects of their life including health, financial, and wellbeing. Employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance, health savings accounts, 401(k), disability coverage, life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program and other perks that offer discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance, as well as a legal plan. Our leave programs include paid time off, holidays, as well as other types of leave including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or nonmonetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills •Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience, OR, Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience
•4+ years of experience of Java and/or C/C++ development
•2+ years of experience in server-side and client-side testing
•2+ years of experience with various DBMS technology (MySQL, MongoDB, etc.)
•2+ years of experience with webservices or API
•2+ years of experience working in Linux with a background in administering servers
•2+ years of experience with DevOps CI/CD pipeline (Jenkins, Make, Conan, etc.)
•This position requires an active final clearance upon hire date. The applicant must also be able to maintain their security clearance for the position.Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills •Satcom fundamentals and ground-based satcom programming experience
•Experience gathering and reporting quality and productivity metrics
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.
At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
Who We Are
You're used to protecting what matters most.
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.
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.
Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.
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.
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.
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 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.
Meet Our Veterans
All of my co-workers have been very helpful with my transition into the company and in my training as a Common Missile Warning Systems technician. The camaraderie of the other WIP employees has also been instrumental in my transition out of the Marine Corps.
Retired Cpl. J. Munoz
Operating Enduring Freedom