• Software Engineer

    Job Location US-VA-King George
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(8/8/2018 10:36 AM)
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  • Overview

    SCCI is seeking mid and senior level Software Application Engineers to join our Weapon Control System Support Program in Dahlgren, VA. The successful candidate will be a key member of a high-performing DOD aquisition team.



    The Software Application Engineer will:

    • Develop tactical code in support of the Gun Computer System (GCS) for the MK 160 GWS.
    • Work independently and with a small team to develop and maintain code for new software applications and capabilities, as well as system updates and enhancements.
    • Address system requirements through the development of software-level requirements, design, and code.
    • Design, develop, evaluate, and maintain software design documentation as-needed.
    • Coordinate with Systems Engineering, Training and Test teams, through a variety of processes, to ensure that software meets end-user and sponsor requirements.
    • Support Configuration Management processes, including Configuration and Review Boards.
    • Provide troubleshooting expertise and drive resolution for all issues in Developer and Test environments, and other environments on an as-needed basis.
    • Support team relationships and coordinate work efforts across various locations.


    Essential Skills and Experience

    • Must be a U.S. Citizen and have an Active Secret Security Clearance. 
    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Math, Engineering or related field; or comparable experience.
    • 3+ years of software development experience for Mid-level candidates; 10+ years of software development experience for Senior-level candidates in a comparable environment.
    • Experience with Linux, ADA, C++, Java, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.
    • Understanding of the software development lifecycle including gathering requirements, software design, implementation, documentation, configuration management, test and support.
    • Familiar with unit testing strategies and software development tools.
    • Experience with agile and waterfall software development processes.
    • Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
    • Strong organizational skills, understanding of process development and execution, and execution to a schedule.

    Preferred Skills and Experience

    • 1+ yr of experience using Git, TRAC, Subversion (or similar tools such as SVN or Redmine).
    • 4+ years of experience in information systems operations environment in systems analysis or development.
    • 2+ years of experience using scripting and analysis tools: Lua, Python, Octave, Sage, CMake, Eclipse.
    • Experience supporting Department of Defense (or related) programs.
    • Experience with the DOD Acquisition lifecycle.


    Keywords: Software, Build, Data, Tactical, DOD, Math, Physics, Ballistics, Application Engineer.


    SCCI is committed to providing a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to meet the needs of employees and their families.

    EOE of Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disability.



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