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Senior Advanced Software Engineer - 1

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Sunnyvale, California, 94088, United States
Posted:
February 14, 2018
Description:

Senior Advanced Software Engineer - 1

San Jose, CA 94088

Job Description on Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in software engineering or a related technical field is required (or equivalent experience), plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience. Agile experience preferred

Department of Defense TS/SCI security clearance is required at time of hire.

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 products

Performs analysis for all levels of total system product to include concept, design, architecture, user experience, test, installation, operation, maintenance

Applies principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis to the development of complex solutions

Performs functional analysis, time-line analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into software solutions utilizing whatever development life-cycle 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 application

Applies and champions the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the system development life cycle to support the generation of technical engineering products

Participates as a Subject Matter Expert in internal review of software components and systems

Receives no appreciable instruction on day-to-day work

More often responsible to define the scope, schedule and expectations for the work they execute or lead

Exercises latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments for self and teams

Responsible for resolution of significant and diverse range of complex problems and issues of broad scope and complexity which require the use of ingenuity and creativity

Provides leadership and/or direction and/or supervision to lower level employees and teams

Leads small technical proposals and contributes to medium sized proposals

Frequently responsible to lead collaboration activities with senior management and leadership within the company

Frequently responsible to lead collaboration with organizations outside engineering or with external customers and vendors/suppliers

Occasional contact with Business Development

Travel may be required

Security clearance is required

Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise as well as with senior internal and external personnel

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

8 to 12 years experience in designing and developing software in at least one of the following or combinations of Java SE, Java EE, C#, C/C++

8 to 12 years experience in designing and developing software in a UNIX or Windows environment

Working knowledge or understanding of RDBMS Systems is beneficial

Working knowledge of Open Systems Architecture (OSA) and Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA) is beneficial

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 ways

Capable of working on complex problems of diverse scope or situations or data that requires in-depth evaluation of variable factors

Strong knowledge of the software development process as well as software engineering concepts, principles, and theories

Strong knowledge of software tools supporting Integrated Development Environments (IDE), version control, defect reporting and scripting

Strong awareness of business objectives and Engineering's role in achieving

Strong ability to be creative, innovative and responsible, and able to master advanced decision-making skills

Strong ability to multi-task

Strong ability to grasp and apply new information quickly

Shows 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 commitments

Strong written and verbal communications skills

Skilled in communicating issues, impacts, and corrective actions; someone who is capable of providing technical leadership to an organization

PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE:

B.S. Computer Science or B.S. Computer Engineering

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:

Department of Defense TS/SCI security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. Bachelor's degree in software engineering or a related technical field is required (or equivalent experience), plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience. Agile experience preferred

8 to 12 years experience in designing and developing software in at least one of the following or combinations of Java SE, Java EE, C#, C/C++

8 to 12 years experience in designing and developing software in a UNIX or Windows environment

Working knowledge or understanding of RDBMS Systems is beneficial

Working knowledge of Open Systems Architecture (OSA) and Modular Open Systems Approach (MOSA) is beneficial

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 ways

Capable of working on complex problems of diverse scope or situations or data that requires in-depth evaluation of variable factors

Strong knowledge of the software development process as well as software engineering concepts, principles, and theories

Strong knowledge of software tools supporting Integrated Development Environments (IDE), version control, defect reporting and scripting

10. Department of Defense TS/SCI security clearance is required at time of hire.

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13. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

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