Lead Software System Engineer - Springfield, VA or St. Louis, MO

SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics
00055361 Requisition #
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Minimum Qualifications:
  • B.S. in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or a related/relevant field with eight years of software development or comparable technical experience. 
Required Qualifications:
  • 8 or more years of strong experience in general systems engineering background with proven ability to build strong business, programmatic, and technical relationships with diverse stakeholder communities.
  • Strong IT systems engineering background with expertise in software development, development process management, asset management, and/or research and development.
  • Strong interpersonal communications, including verbal and written abilities in breaking down a complex big picture into usable components; capturing requirements and design information; translating across stakeholder communities to enable effective coordination of technical and programmatic information to influence government leadership decisions; coordinating action among distributed engineering teams consisting of government and contractors.
  • Candidate must hold a DoD Top Secret Clearance with current SCI with the ability to obtain Polygraph and maintain TS/SCI Polygraph clearance.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Adamant continuous learner
  • Machine Learning Pipeline Infrastructure
  • Experience in software development using agile development (SCRUM, Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)) and software development management tools/environments (JIRA)
  • Experience with Agile development planning and management
  • CISSP certification
  • Comfortable driving planning teams in meetings and tasking
  • Previous IC experience
  • Experience in development of software on cloud-based hosting environments (Amazon Web Services, GovCloud, and/or C2S)
  • Familiarity with software version control (e.g., SVN, Git, or similar).

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