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BAE Systems Fast Labs Sr Software Engineer in Burlington, Massachusetts

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You don t see it, but it s there. Our employees work on the world s most advanced electronics. Our technologies can save emissions in the City of Lights, autonomously route UAVs through optimal task lists, power the Mars Rover, first in class mission management technologies, all protect the F-35 fighter jet, and keep our country and citizens safe. At Electronic Systems, you ll be among the brightest minds, working on the aerospace and defense industry s most cutting edge innovative algorithmic problems. At BAE, we draw strength from our differences to innovate for the future. The FastLabs division of BAE systems focuses on the most cutting edge research programs funded by science and technology R&D organizations. On this team, you ll have the opportunity to create and develop advanced technology capabilities in the areas like advanced electronics, autonomy, cyber, electronic warfare, and sensors and processing.

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.

As an Associate Software Engineer in the FAST Labs Engineering Directorate, supporting the Planning and Control Technologies (PCT) Directorate, you will:

1) participate in the complete software development lifecycle including design, development, debug, test, configuration, and deployment of our complex, real-time software solutions into simulation and live flight exercises, applying state-of-the-art software development tools and techniques; and

2) Interact with current and potential customers to understand their requirements and guide development efforts to meet their needs under the guidance of a software lead

Qualified candidates will also possess knowledge of software architectures, software algorithms, software industry best practices, and emerging software technologies.

As a member of the Software Engineering Directorate, you will have opportunities to continue developing strong and increasingly complex software skills and stay current in the software discipline. The organization focuses on career development of our software engineers and advancement of the craft of software engineering. You will be working alongside other highly motivated engineers passionate about software and protecting our military service personnel. Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first exemplified by our missions: We Protect Those Who Protect Us and We Innovate For Those Who Move The WorldTM. Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with BAE Systems.

This position might require occasional travel up to 10% of the time to support integration and test events.

Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship or Permanent Resident status.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Ability to obtain a Top Secret cleareance

  • Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering related discipline with 4 years of experience, or Master s Degree and 2 years of experience

  • Object-Oriented language experience (C or Java)

  • Software development experience in a Linux environment

  • Ability to learn different technology areas quickly

  • Ability to code complicated algorithms with oversite and guidance from leads

  • Ability to debug existing complicated algorithms with guidance from leads

  • Excellent team player who is willing to contribute in any capacity

  • Motivated individual with strong problem-solving abilities

  • Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)

  • Extremely detail oriented and organized individual

  • Ability to balance working with multiple teams, local and remote (all U.S. based)

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Current Java software development experience on Windows or Linux

  • Current C software development experience on Windows or Linux

  • Full Life-Cycle Software Development experience or desire to get such experience

  • Linux System Administration

  • Strong Math and technology skills

  • Ability to translate matlab code into code

  • Proficiency with software build tools such as Jenkins, Subversion, CMake and Ant

  • Experience with any of Distributed Systems, Multi-threaded systems, or Military systems or simulations

  • Architecture experience

Fast Labs Sr Software Engineer


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