BAE Systems Senior Principal Software Engineer in Merrimack, New Hampshire

Job Description

BAE Systems is seeking talented Senior Software Principal Level Software engineers who are looking for a company that fosters a work environment in which technical excellence is highly valued. You will be an integrated team member collaborating with System, Hardware, and Test engineers in one or more of the phases of Project Planning, Requirements Development, Design, Development, Integration and Testing. You will apply your skills to develop high-quality real-time embedded software for either new or fielded infrared aircraft platforms.

Duties include creating and analyzing highly complex infrared aircraft protection software engineering architecture and designs on projects and plan critical long-range technical requirements for the program. You will be leading the evaluation of complex software designs to identify design flaws and maintain close contact with customer (external or internal) or contractor representatives to ensure adherence to specifications and schedules. You may participate in identifying new business and may serve as a group leader or mentor for other software engineers in the business area. You will lead real-time, embedded software development utilizing sound Object Oriented principles, conforming to existing code development strategies and processes and will be responsible for providing design documentation intended to be used within complex programs or across sets of programs in accordance with established processes. You will utilize either a Windows PC or Linux based software development environment and will be integrating and testing in the selected target test environments.

You will provide Software Project Management reporting, documentation and providing updates to Program Management. You will be the Software Technical Leader on small project initiatives. You will participate in external project interactions with other companies.

Typical Education & Experience

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

Required Skills and Education

Candidates must be able to obtain and have a secret clearance before beginning employment.

Must be a US Citizen.

Bachelor's degree in CS (Computer Science), CE (Computer Engineering), ECS (Electrical and Computer Science), or other Scientific degree with suitable software engineering content, with 12 years of professional experience or Master's degree in same with 10 years experience.

Must be a US Citizen.

Python, C, C

Linux or Solaris

Missile Warning Modeling and Simulation Experience

Preferred Skills and Education

Python, C

Modeling and Simulation Experience

Object Oriented Design/Development

Excellent problem solving skills

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

Senior Principal Software Engineer


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