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Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

ID 
2017-2126
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MD-Fort Meade
Posted Date 
9/18/2017
Category 
..
Clearance 
TS/SCI

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Overview

By Light is hiring a Senior Software Engineer to join our team supporting a multi-year DOD project. The team will operate and maintain the information technology networks for the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) at Fort Belvoir and Springfield, VA, INSCOM facilities in the Continental United States (CONUS) and outside CONUS (OCONUS) to include, Major Subordinate Commands (MSCs), and MSCs and sites Outside the Continental United States (OCONUS). The support requirements include network operations, operational maintenance, storage management, service desk, information assurance, engineering & installation, application maintenance, web services and communications support for the continued operations and future maintenance of the automated systems necessary to support INSCOM’s missions.

 

By Light is an IT products and services firm specializing in software development, satellite/terrestrial communications, cyber security, and network engineering/design. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, with branch offices in Hanover, MD, Chantilly, VA, and Silver Spring, MD, we provide support worldwide to DOD, Federal Civilian, and Health IT customers.

Responsibilities

  • Develops, maintains, and enhances complex and diverse software systems (e.g., processing-intensive analytics, novel algorithm development, manipulation of extremely large data sets, real-time systems, and business management information systems) based upon documented requirements
  • Provides specific input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, use of COTS/GOTS in place of new development, and requirements analysis and synthesis from system level to individual software components
  • Designs, implements, and integrates software applications or performs software engineering tasks
  • Utilizes software engineering and design methodologies appropriate to the development, integration, and production environment
  •  Ensures efficient delivery of software engineering capabilities using industry standards and repeatable processes
  • Mitigates risks, controls costs and schedule variance, and effectively manages large scale, integrated software projects
  • Reviews and tests software components for adherence to the design requirements and documents test results
  • In addition, oversees one or more software development teams and ensures the work is completed in accordance with the constraints of the software development process being used on any particular project.
  • Designs or implements complex algorithms requiring adherence to strict timing, system resource, or interface constraints.
  • Perform quality control on team products.
  • Confers with system engineers and hardware engineers to derive software requirements and to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements and interfaces.
  • Coordinates software system installation and monitors equipment functioning to ensure operational specifications are met.
  • Implements recommendations for improving documentation and software development process standards

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree in technology related field.
  • Minimum Experience: Six years of experience with either Systems Administration, Network Administration, Database Administration, or combination experience.
  • Certification in one of the following: CCNP, CCSP or Security+ certification.
  • At least three years of experience managing teams of at least 10 people.
  • Security Clearance: TS/SCI

Preferred Experience/Qualifications

  • Experience supporting or assigned to the DoD and /or U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command
  • Has the communication skills to effectively interface with military officials, managers, and subordinates

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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