The MITRE Corporation Senior Software Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
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MITRE's Collaboration and Social Computing Department is seeking a Senior Software Engineer. In this position, the ideal candidate will use their advanced technical skills to help solve tough collaboration and social computing problems for a wide variety of sponsors and help MITRE achieve its goal of a safer world.
Assist MITRE and government sponsors in the architecture and implementation of solutions to solve challenging collaboration and social computing problems in domains such as healthcare, intelligence, and defense
Lead simple projects or have accountability for project tasks; planning and guiding the work of others in the technical development of web applications and other software solutions
Apply rapid prototyping techniques and agile methodologies
Work independently and on a team to develop software prototypes using modern software engineering techniques with minimal instruction, guidance, and direction
Provide technical leadership in producing software solutions that address sponsor requirements and needs
Demonstrate expertise in industry standard best practices for software design, implementation, testing, and documentation
Leverage advanced software engineering knowledge and transfer that knowledge to others
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related job experience
Strong fundamentals in software engineering, object-oriented programming, web application development, and software architecture
Proven ability to work independently to learn new technologies, techniques, processes, languages, platforms, systems
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Demonstrated ability to apply principles, theories, and concepts comparable to those obtained with a Bachelor's degree in a relevant field of study
- Candidates holding an active DoD Top Secret/SCI clearance are highly preferred
This requisition requires the following clearance(s):
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