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BAE Systems

Principal Software Engineer - GPS Security (78650BR)




Full Time


Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States

Job Description

See what you’re missing. Our employees work on the world’s most advanced electronics – from detecting threats for F-35 pilots to illuminating the night for soldiers. Spanning air, land, sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from our differences, we’re innovating for the future. And you can, too.

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? Come build your career with BAE Systems.

BAE Systems is looking for a Principal Software Engineer with experience and passion for research, development, and application of security technologies and solutions. Leading the way in military GPS navigation technology, our array of products and systems cover airborne, precision-guided munitions, ground handheld receivers and embedded applications. As a technical leader of this directorate, you will have responsibilities in all phases of the secure product research and development to meet Anti-Tamper (AT), Cryptography, and Information Assurance requirements. You will be responsible for architecting, designing and developing secure software applications for real-time embedded navigation products

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate discipline and 8+ years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in an appropriate discipline and 4+ years of relevant experience.
  • All applicants must have at least a U.S. DoD Secret Security Clearance at time of application due to program requirement (REQUIRED)
  • Knowledge of information assurance and security engineering principles involving communications security, network security, and computer security

  • Experience with software requirements, design, implementation, and integration of embedded software applications

  • Experience with Ada, C, C++, Model Based development or other high-order language

  • Candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills along with the ability to interface with both internal and external customers

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • High motivation to solve problems and continuously improve existing products
  • Desire to contribute to a results oriented product development team
  • Experience with Eclipse, Jira, and DOORS
  • Experience with software verification and Python test scripting
  • Experience with cryptography, software assurance, Anti Tamper or Information Assurance
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems 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. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems’ 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. 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.