Senior Software Engineering LeadLocation: Fairfax, Virginia 22033Clearance Status: Active Top Secret D...
Senior Software Engineering LeadLocation: Fairfax, Virginia 22033Clearance Status: Active Top Secret Duration: 18 MonthsResponsibilities include but are not limited to:Assessing of the system level functional and performance requirements and the definition of software system and real-time work flow implementation strategiesCollaboration across a diverse software application/multi-platform environments involving other SME's to ensure the system software requirements are met and the system requirements and mission need is metWorking closely with the RF/DSP engineering and capture teams to perform trade studies pertaining to the development of the control, status, varied analytic application infrastructure and execution, along with operator visualization functionalityDefining and assessing the architecture and concepts that facilitate the real-time operation of the system as well as the open architectural models that allows for the seamless integration of third party/COTS applicationsIdentification of system software requirements and design concepts that support the development as well a deployment of analytic software applications by utilizing current application store technologies that have been tailored to the CONOPS of the systemDefining of the development and test environments for both the internal team developers in addition to external 3rd party developersSupport the configuration, Preliminary, and Detailed Design and integration strategies involving a Cloud based environment that enables the seamless integration of analytic and DSP/IO software products/capabilitiesDerive software requirements from customer requirements as well as perform analysis and simulation/modelingDevelopment of buildup, integration and system level test approaches and plansEvaluate Customer requirements as they apply to the system level capabilities to include preparation and delivery of customer briefings and capability demonstrationsSupport business development activities through analysis of customer and market requirements and the suitability of specific vendor products/capabilities. Recommend the development of new capabilities in support of market and customer needs.REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:Performs software requirements analysis, system integration activities, leads research, designs, develops and tests software and tools, to include development of new work products or enhancing existing applications, systems or embedded productsPerforms technical planning, verification and validation of others work, cost and risk analysis, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systemsPerforms analysis for all levels of total system product to include concept, design, architecture, user experience, test, installation, operation, maintenanceApplies principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis to the development of complex solutionsEnsures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into software solutions utilizing whatever development lifecycle techniques or model will yield the optimal results (Agile, Waterfall, etc.)Researches and analyzes data, such as customer design proposals, market trends, state of technology and industry, specifications and manuals to determine feasibility of design or applicationApplies and champions the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the system development life cycle to support the generation of technical engineering productsParticipates as a Subject Matter Expert in internal review of software components and systemsReceives no appreciable instruction on day-to-day workMore often responsible to define the scope, schedule and expectations for the work they execute or leadExercises latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments for self and teamsAccountable to lead and guide the completion of major programs and projectsResponsible for resolution of significant and diverse range of complex problems and issues of broad scope and complexity which require the use of ingenuity and creativityErroneous decisions or recommendations, or failure to accomplish results or errors typically will negatively impact business segment financial results and cause business segment to fail to achieve organizational objectivesProvides leadership and/or direction and/or supervision to lower level employees and teamsLeads small technical proposals and contributes to medium sized proposalsFrequently responsible to lead collaboration activities with senior management and leadership within the companyFrequently responsible to lead collaboration with organizations outside engineering or with external customers and vendors/suppliersOccasional contact with Business DevelopmentTravel may be requiredSecurity clearance may be requiredNetworks with key contacts outside own area of expertise as well as with senior internal and external personnel KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:In depth knowledge of Cloud environments, technologies, and applications.In depth knowledge of task Planning and Real-time Embedded Task and Resource ManagementIn depth knowledge of Agile Development MethodologiesIn depth knowledge of C/C++ code development, integration and testIn depth knowledge of JAVA code development, integration and testPreferred experience in application store and distribution system development and fieldingSubsystem integration and testPrevious experience as an IPT LeadAble and willing to travel CONUS 25-50%A seasoned, experienced professional having a wide range of professional experience and possessing a strong understanding of software engineering concepts, principles, and theories and expert at applying technical standards and methodologies to resolve a wide range of issues in creative waysDemonstrates strong skills at helping company meet financial and business objectives by resolving complex issues in creative, effective and financially favorable waysCapable of working on complex problems of diverse scope or situations or data that requires in-depth evaluation of variable factors Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results Detailed and strong knowledge of technology trends and champions new ideas and product and process improvementsStrong knowledge of the software development process as well as software engineering concepts, principles, and theoriesStrong knowledge of software tools supporting Integrated Development Environments (IDE), version control, defect reporting and scriptingDetailed knowledge of other related engineering and support disciplinesStrong ability to excel at the development of new theories and methodsStrong awareness of business objectives and Engineering's role in achievingStrong ability to be creative, innovative and responsible, and able to master advanced decision-making skills Strong ability to multi-taskStrong ability to grasp and apply new information quicklyShows initiative on assignments, and professionally executes projects as a technical lead with little or no direction, frequently provides direction and leadership to technical teams and determines methods and procedures Strong ability to handle significant responsibility, leadership and accountability while executing very complex assignments Strong ability to be a team player who thrives in collaborative environments and revels in team success, meeting and exceeding personal and team commitmentsAdvocate and champion at interpreting, defining and applying company policies and procedures to resolve very complex issuesStrong proficiency in Microsoft Office applicationsStrong written and verbal communications skillsStrong ability to recognize and clearly report relevant informationStrong understanding of basic task/project leadership principles including SPI/CPI, Earned Value, Cost Account Management (CAM), and Statistical Process ControlsSkilled in communicating issues, impacts, and corrective actions; someone who is capable of providing technical leadership to an organizationPREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE: B.S/M.S in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering with at least 5 -8 years' experience in embedded real-time software applications associated with communications and EW systems design, test and verification. - provided by DiceCloud, Java, c, c++, agile, engineer, lead, real-timed, embedded, software