Weapon System Software Programs Engineer


Job Description
We are seeking a full time software engineer to support the
design, development and review of software for the US Air Force
Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Program in support of
the ICBM Sustainment Construct (ISC). This contract will assist
in the acquisition and technical sustainment engineering and
help train and develop this capability in the government. This
contract will augment organic resources by providing breadth
and depth of capabilities for system engineering and integration,
risk management, technical assessment, acquisition program
management, strategy development, organization and change
management, interface with operations and logistics, business
analysis, mission effectiveness and ICBM
demonstration/validation integrated applications programs.
Position will be located at Hill AFB, UT.
This role will provide software engineering services.
Responsibilities include:
1. Assists in the development and allocation of software
requirements. May develop software requirements, evaluate the
impact of requirements changes, lead others, and
collaborate/support government customers in these tasks.
2. May develop software design and design documentation.
3. Reviews and prepares documentation for complex software
designs in accordance with established software development
processes and procedures. May run tests, evaluate results,
debug defects, or lead others in these tasks. May participate
in planning and conducting verification or validation activities.
4. Verifies complex software designs to ensure conformance with
functional specifications and customer requirements. May run or
participate in work product reviews, inspections and tests.
5. Estimates software level of effort and schedules by reviewing
statements of work for new and revised projects.
6. May assist in preparation/review of proposals, presentations,
risks, technical order (TO) changes, safety review briefings,
program protection plans and government engineering board
briefings.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Required Education: BS/MS in Software Engineering, Computer
Science, Information Technologies, Data Processing, Electrical
Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics.
4 yrs of directly related experience (2 years with an MS Degree).
Candidate must possess strong oral/written communications
skills. The successful candidate will have the ability to work
independently or as a member of a group effort and will be able
to work well in Government/contractor teams.
Eligible candidates must be able to acquire a security
clearance.

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Understanding of several areas of ICBM system software
programs and/or sustainment efforts. Familiarity with
software nuclear safety cross check analysis (NSSCA),
performance analysis and technical evaluation (PATE)
and independent verification and validation (IV&V)
analysis processes. This includes the detailed analysis
and testing of software to verify that program and safety
requirements are correctly implemented. This job
requires skills in test plan development, requirements
analysis, system testing and identifying and
troubleshooting of discrepancies. Knowledge of computer
software architecture and design practices and
experience with embedded software will be required.
Experience with embedded weapon systems, particularly
ICBM missiles or programs. Previously provided level of
effort, scheduling, code conversion and/or
rehost estimates. Experience in Systems Engineering.
Knowledge of PC based software support tools in JAVA,
JAVASCRIPT, PHP, Visual Basic, Python, FORTRAN,
and/or C/C++ is desirable.
The ideal candidate will possess or be able to obtain a
Top Secret clearance.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers 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 services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.

At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.