Senior Principal Software Engineer


Job Description
BAE Systems is growing. We're hiring for a Senior Principal Software Engineer for an exciting opportunity to support the Air Force's acquisition of the next generation Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM).

This Engineer position will support GBSD (Ground Based Strategic Deterrant) Digital Engineering and Advanced Planning divisions. They will be responsible for supporting the development of next generation modeling and simulation software in support of the entire ICBM enterprise. This position will assist the organization with migrating from traditional waterfall methodologies into modern agile, DevSecOps and cloud native software environments. This position will also support information technology configuration and certification for spatial data systems, developing client-server data analytics platforms and providing project execution support to GBSD Division leaders throughout all phases of planning, restoration and modernization efforts at current and future facilities across the ICBM enterprise.

Specifically, this core GBSD team member will be directing and implementing the development and sustainment of secure network based Cloud Native systems and software to create, manipulate, analyze, organize, and present relevant and timely organizational critical data. They will assist in the design, development, testing, implementation and maintenance of enterprise systems to support the lifecycle of GBSD.

The position is being filled as a part of the Future ICBM Sustainment and Acquisition Construct (FISAC) under which BAE Systems augments organic government 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 (Dem/Val) Integrated Applications Programs. Position will be located at or near Hill AFB, Utah.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Related Bachelors Degree and 10+ years (8 years with MS) of experience with information technology and system administration
  • Experienced in agile software development with one or more languages; JavaScript, Python, PHP, ASP.NET, SQL, C#
  • Experience working in a collaborative, fast-paced, multi-discipline aerospace engineering team environment
  • Experience in Cloud native and DevSecOps containerized environments
  • Proficiency in developing software to transact with complex enterprise relational database platforms such as Oracle, MS SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MongoDB
  • Experience developing secure microservices and tasks to support REST/JSON based HTML5/JavaScript client-server traffic
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance, or higher


Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Development of solutions for complex Business Intelligence ecosystems.
  • Experience with secure IT systems and ATOs which comply with DoD standards and regulations for secure network operations (DoDI 8510.01, RMF, FedRamp, etc)
  • CompTIA Sec+ certification


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.