Software Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

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Software Engineer w/Active Secret Clearance

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen w/Active Secret Clearance
W2 Contract position
12 month duration
Must be able to pass background and drug screen

Job Description:
seeking a talented Principal Software Engineer to join an existing team that develops modifications and enhancements to existing software systems. The successful candidate must have experience and knowledge with software engineering object- oriented technologies. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 
•Troubleshoot system anomalies related to software, system configuration, network interfaces and operating system issues 
•Coordinate software installs/upgrades with adherence to Configuration Management (CM) procedures and policies 
•Software architecture design, development and testing 
•Develop/maintain system tools and documentation as required 

Required Skills:
•BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline and a minimum of 8 years of object oriented software development– OR – possess the equivalent of 16 years direct experience in lieu of a degree Qualified applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information. 
•Required: U.S. Citizenship and an active Secret security clearance are required. 
•Must have experience with UNIX and Linux 
•Must have experience with Java and C++ in a UNIX/Linux environment as well as windows based software development environments. 
•Must have demonstrated problem solving skills 
•Requires ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment with changing priorities 
•Must be able to perform all aspects of the software development lifecycle to include requirements definition and design, Use Case development, software development, testing and maintenance 
•Requires PCR/DR (Software Defect) work off experience from submission of a defect through verification of a DR fix. Works within the bounds of previously defined architecture and software implementation. 
•Must have the ability to provide a variety of technical solutions for a wide range of difficult problems 
•Must have demonstrated oral and written communication skills and ability to clearly communicate with inner-organizational and customer contacts 
•Experience with Agile Software methodology 
•Requires one of more of the following: experience with Python, Ada, C, Simulation Real Time Operating Systems, integration of software components and software builds on satellite ground systems or related architectures. 
•Desired experience on simulation domain products, implementations, or platforms. 
•Requires performance individually and as part of a team. May be required to lead technical work off efforts with other software, systems, and test engineers. 

Desired Skills:
•Desired experience on satellite payload and bus software products and basic understanding of satellite TT&C operations 
•Desired experience and background in aerospace operations include but not limited to propulsion systems, flight mechanics, guidance and control systems, aerodynamics or robotics. 
•Previous experience in Command and Control or System of System DoD projects 

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