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Principal Software Engineer - Secret Clearance Required

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Principal Software Engineer in El Segundo, CA, for a 12-month contract on W-2.  
***Candidates must have an active Secret clearance***

About the Job:

Our client's Space Programs lead the industry in demonstrating the speed and agility required for next generation responsive space missions.  Advanced software technologies are critical to Space and Airborne Systems’ strategic business areas.  This role will work on the following systems: 
  • Advanced Concepts & Technologies (ACT)
  • Electronic Warfare Systems (EWS)
  • Integrated Communication Systems (ICS)
  • Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR)
  • Secure Sensor Solutions (S3), and Space Systems (SS)

Primary responsibilities include requirements management/development, software architecting and preliminary design.  Development is performed in a cloud base environment using Agile principles.  Additional responsibilities include: software development of data processing systems, and unit and module software test activities.

A qualified candidate for the Space Programs will apply technical principles, theories, and concepts associated with software development and design for Object Oriented systems.  You must be a self-starter, have the ability to work independently, and the ability to manage personal workload to meet assigned deadlines.  This role will be involved with the planning, conduct, and coordination of software designs, software architecture, and documentation.
About You:
  • Bachelor's degree and 8+ years of related technical individual contributor experience in large team software engineering development
  • Active Secret Clearance prior to start
  • Experience in full life-cycle software development, implementation, design and overall architecture
  • Experience successfully working in an Agile collaborative environment
  • Expertise writing Software Requirements Specifications and Preliminary design development
  • Experience in Object Oriented C/C++, Python
  • Experience with development in a cloud environment
  • Experience with software test activities
  • Experience presenting to and interfacing with both internal and external customers

Desired Skills:

  • MS degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or related field
  • Experience with development on large ground stations
  • Experience with micro-services architecture
  • Experience with real-time data processing
  • Experience with small team leadership
  • Experience in Agile software development
  • Understanding of software development best practices and processes
  • Knowledge of MS Office or other presentation tools
  • OPIR program experience

Job Number: 1910108936
Job Location: El Segundo, CA
Duration: 12 months
Input Date: 11/26/2019
Attention: Meni Koulakiotis
Address: 1215 FERN RIDGE PKWY STE 231
City, State: ST LOUIS, MO 63141
Phone: 314/628-9143
800 Phone: 800/472-3737
Fax Phone: 314/628-9485

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