GXP Senior Software Engineer


Job Description
"We Protect Those Who Protect Us.®" SOCET GXP is used in critical operations ranging from homeland security, disaster relief, and humanitarian efforts, to defense missions conducted by various commands and tactical units. To stay on top of this fast-paced environment, SOCET GXP is seeking a software engineer to join our team. This engineer will work with specialists to develop new products and improve upon existing products. This talented candidate will be required to mentor, analyze, develop, test, and debug C++ and/or Java. Work is high paced and dynamic. Developers are expected to prototype/design to the goals of functionality and operational utility while considering ease of component re-use, connectivity, long term architecture, and schedule commitments. The position requires the ability to perform critical analysis, work well in teams, and self-manage.

About GXP
The Geospatial eXploitation Products (GXP®) business provides licensed software capabilities and geospatial technology R&D. GXP's ability to draw on internal data production and technology expertise has allowed it to deliver superior products to the user community.

GXP™ software solutions
Desktop Applications: SOCET GXP®, GXP Xplorer® Disconnected, and GXP InMotion™ Desktop.

Server Applications: GXP Xplorer®, GXP WebView®, GXP OpsView®, GXP InMotion™ Video Server, GXP Fusion™, and TASS.

Enabling development of the most advanced geospatial intelligence, BAE Systems' GXP™ software solutions deliver an unrivaled capacity for discovery, exploitation, and dissemination of mission-critical geospatial data. From key military, security, and incident response operations, to a variety of commercial development and research initiatives, GXP™ software provides a comprehensive suite of solutions enabling timely and effective decision-making.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
-- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and four years of actual work experience.
-- Strong working knowledge of C/C++.
-- Strong foundation of software development/engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution.
-- Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to interact well within a team.
-- Proficient analytical, problem-solving and debugging skills.
-- Must be able to perform in a small team environment with minimal supervision.
-- Ability to work in areas outside of usual comfort zone and love to learn new technologies.
-- The ability to work well in a very dynamic, fast moving environment with high expectations.
-- U.S. CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED. Candidates selected for some positions will be subjected to a government security investigation and will need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
-- Experience developing C/C++ solutions on both Windows and Linux.
-- Experience with QT.
-- Experience developing code using configuration management and issue tracking systems to track software releases and changes (Azure DevOps, GIT, SVN, Bitbucket).
-- Experience with agile methodologies.
-- Experience with linear algebra/matrix processing and associated software packages (MATLAB, OpenCV, etc).
-- Experience with image and video formats (TIFF/GeoTIFF, NITF 2.1, JPEG2000, JPEG, MPEG, etc).
-- Experience with video filters and decoders (DirectShow, FFmpeg, etc).
-- Experience with geospatial data (coordinate systems, maps, sensor models, etc).
-- Familiarity with JSON, JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS.
-- Familiarity with build and project management tools, such as Bamboo, Maven and Ant.
-- Familiarity with testing, including unit, integration, and end-to-end testing.
-- Familiarity with relational and NoSQL databases, such as PostgreSQL and MongoDB.
-- Familiarity with GPU programming.
-- Strong foundation of software development/engineering, including requirements analysis, software development, installation, integration, evaluation, enhancement, maintenance, testing, and problem diagnosis/resolution.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
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. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve. 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.