Principal Software Developer (80934BR)
BAE Systems is seeking a Principal Software Developer to support the Air and Space Force Solution, Strategic Systems, Information Services team. The selected applicant will join the IS team as we seek to deliver world-class capabilities for our client and its associated contractors, driving productivity and innovate new solutions. This team supports a variety of contracts/programs. This position will include the following duties and responsibilities:
Software development directly related to propriety, in-house developed, Java application.
Work and coordinate with remote teams throughout the software development lifecycle.
Testing code development against requirements.
Business process and system requirements analysis.
Provide technical assistance, training, and system documentation to promote efficient operation of applications.
The applicant must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance. An active Secret clearance is preferred but not required.Required Education, Experience, & Skills
A Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Telecommunications, or other related scientific or technical discipline with 12 years of development experience, or a Master of Science degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Telecommunications, or other related scientific or technical discipline with 10 years of development experience.
Experience in Agile development methods, including Scrum, automated testing and continuous integration.
Experience developing using Java programming language running in a distributed fashion across a variety of computing platforms running Linux, UNIX, or Windows operating systems.
Experience with Tomcat Web Server and Oracle databases
Familiarity with the following software tools: Atlassian Tools (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket),
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Experience with troubleshooting and proactively identifying issues and driving them to resolution.
Ability to debug issues being reported by remote testing teams.
Fast learner with ability to quickly comprehend technology and understand unique system requirements.
If not already DoD 8570 IAT Level II compliant, must receive CompTIA Security+ or other DoD IAT Level II certification within 6 months of employment.
The applicant must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance. An active Secret clearance is preferred but not required.
Web Server administration/optimization experience on Windows environments
Experience with Postgres database
Developing and enhancing internal processes and procedures in terms of governance (documentation) and the complete Software Development Lifecycle
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience with C++ programming language
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.