Systems/Software Engineer, Senior in El Segundo, CA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 9/2/2018

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Job Number: R0031889

Systems/Software Engineer, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you looking for an opportunity to combine your technical skills with big picture thinking to make an impact in national security? You understand your customer’s environment and how to develop the right systems for their mission. Your ability to translate real-world needs into technical specifications, makes you an integral part of delivering a customer focused engineering solution.

As a systems engineer on our team, you have the chance to shape the Air Force Global Positioning System (GPS) by leading the system and software engineering effort fort the Military GPS User Equipment (MGUE) program. Your customer will trust you to not only design and develop these systems, but also evolve them with advanced technology solutions. On our team, you’ll be able to broaden your skillset into areas like embedded systems, application specific integrated circuits (ASICs), information assurance, cryptography, and anti-tamper. Grow your skills by merging systems and software engineering to create warfighter solutions. Join our team and create the future of GPS user equipment for the Air Force.

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Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you will have access to a wealth of training resources through our Digital University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 tech courses, certifications and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of experts who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

You Have:

-6+ years of experience with defense systems engineering and development

-2+ years of experience with coding in large-scale software projects of >10k SLOC

-Experience in developing or managing full life system and software cycle development from CONOPS, architecture, and requirements at the system level with decomposition down to the software level

-Experience with testing and deploying applications in a user environment

-Experience with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word 

-Ability to recommend, review, and manage system and software development metrics and provide summary assessments at the O6 level backed up by supporting data

-Ability to be highly motivated and dynamic and display a work ethic to contribute to the DoD mission

-Active Secret clearance

-BS degree

Nice If You Have:
-Experience with secure coding practices or dynamic and static software security analysis preferred

-Experience with large-scale program management

-Experience with earned value and cost account management (CAM) preferred

-Knowledge of embedded software design requirements, development processes, and test methods

-Possession of excellent interpersonal skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Knowledge of basic DoD project management

-BS degree in Computer Engineering or systems- and software engineering- related fields preferred; MS degree a plus

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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