Women Impact Tech

Sr. Principal II Software Engineer

    Merrimack, NH

Full Time

About the Role:

oday’s warfighters and intelligence analysts are overwhelmed with data and tasks from a variety of unmanned vehicle systems. Our software helps the warfighter become more effective and efficient in operating groups of unmanned vehicles by developing revolutionary mission management technologies to automate and offload manual control of unmanned assets for many customers in the defense industry. We solve the most difficult problems our country faces so that we can keep our country and our warfighter safe.

If you are a technologist who loves design, write, integrate, and test cutting edge software based around challenging algorithms like the traveling salesman, this is the career opportunity for you. The FAST Labs business area is the innovative research and development engine within the Electronic Systems Sector of BAE.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead in the evaluation and design of highly complex and innovative software architectures.
  • Manage the technical success of large teams (7+ people) as a project lead or software engineering lead.
  • Mentor and train junior staff in software engineering and development industry best practices and process.
  • Lead external project interactions with customers to understand their requirements and guide development efforts to meet their needs.
  • Contribute to and review large software proposals as a primary representative of the FAST Labs software organization.
  • Qualified candidates will also possess knowledge of software architectures, software industry best practices, and emerging software technologies.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

  • TOP SECRET Security Clearance, current US Citizenship is required.
  • C++ Software development experience in a Linux environment
  • Experience with multi-threaded, real time, low latency systems.
  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written and presentation.)
  • 10+ years professional software engineering experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in CS, EE, MA, or hard science.

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Current C++ or Java software development experience on Windows
  • Experience with CUDA, OpenCL, GPU implementation
  • Experience with Digital Signal Processing
  • Reverse engineering / offensive cyber
  • Experience with container / cloud technologies (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes, gRPC, HELM, etc.)
  • Experience with team based software development in a DevOps enabled environment.
  • RF Electronic Solid experience leading exploratory research and development efforts including monitoring and guidance of team member activities. Linux System Administration.or Software Defined Radio experience
  • Software Architecture experience.
  • Master's degree in CS, EE, MA, or hard science.

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.

Meet BAE Systems

BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, security and aerospace company headquartered in Arlington, VA, with locations across the country. We deliver 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.