BAE Systems DevOps Lead for Real-time Mission Management Capability Group in Burlington, Massachusetts

Job Description

Today s warfighters and intelligence analysts are overwhelmed with data and tasks from a variety of unmanned vehicle systems. Our software helps the warfighter become more effective and efficient in operating groups of unmanned vehicles by developing revolutionary first in class mission management technologies to automate and offload manual control of unmanned assets for many customers in the defense industry. We solve the most difficult problems our country faces so that we can keep our country and our warfighter safe

Looking for a technical Development/Operations Lead (Dev Ops) who thrives in the creation and execution of a simple, heavily-automated, and consistent development-to-deployment environment for large scale, complex software products. The right individual will work within the Real-time Mission Management Capability Group to take ownership of building and executing plans to modernize and standardize our tool sets, documentation, workflow processes, and engineering mindsets in the areas of development, deployment, and maintenance across a number of programs whose primary mission planning needs are dependent on our Multi-Vehicle Mission Control System (M2CS) planning engine.

The ideal candidate will step up to the challenge of evolving a historically minimal research process oriented group towards a modern, professional software development team required to move our M2CS mission planning products toward the real world operational fielded systems sorely needed by our nation. The DevOps lead will work across the engineering disciplines of software, CM, Security, IT, and Integration & Test to shorten deployment time frames and improve the quality, consistency, and ease of installation/integration of our software products.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Top Secret/SCI clearance is mandatory

  • 5 years leadership experience in maintaining a consistent and efficient development and deployment environment

  • Capable of concurrent management of multiple code, integration, and deployment branches of a highly complex software system

  • Experience driving an Agile Continuous delivery capability

  • Proven experience introducing automation in versioning, configuration, installation, and validation of software products

  • Proven ability to work across development disciplines to deliver high quality products to the end customer (ex. CM, IT, Security, Software Leads, QA, Integration Leads)

  • Extremely detail oriented and organized individual

  • Ability to balance working with multiple teams, local and remote (all U.S. based)

  • Must be able to manage a development/deployment schedule and work with other leads to task individual engineers

  • Limited expectation of travel within U.S. - 10%

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Software development background

  • Current experience with some/all the following tool suites: Atlassian suite (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket, etc), Git, Jenkins.

  • Experience working in the Defense field and in classified environments

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering 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 and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

DevOps Lead for Real-time Mission Management Capability Group


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