Software Design Engineer Asc

Employer
Alion
Location
Annapolis Junction, MD
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities This is a technical position working on a team of 6-12 in development and implementation, integration, test and documentation of various software routines for signal and image processing and machine learning in C++, Java and Java Script. This position is for Software Test and Development. Candidate will take direction from Program manager and more senior engineers to test and document software development efforts in C++, Java, Javascript and HTML5. Candidate will work inside a software development lab that will house the entire team and also in and out of secure environments. Candidate will test and document software routines to CMMI level 3 accreditation and properly documenting and managing work flow. Other responsibilities include:Under general supervision, performs analysis, design, development, testing, debugging and implementation of moderately complex software application programs in support of distinct product hardware or technical service lines of business. Position is part of large software development team working with US Gov't personnel to design develop and integrate sensor fusion software onto platforms, test and upgrade. Software development is in C++ and / or JavaDefines specifications for moderately complex software programming applications and/or oversees the maintenance of existing programs to ensure continued performance and compliance with current guidelines and standards.Performs all necessary aspects of the programming phase of software development including coding, testing, debugging and documenting using current guidelines and standards.Defines architecture requirements and performance standards to meet customer specifications.Participates in the analysis and development of test plans. Tests assigned components and units, provides test results and recommends corrections.Identifies and directs resolution of moderately complex hardware/software interface issues or other technical problems.Researches and develops prospective applications and products and maintains current knowledge of relevant technologies.Authors or assists in the writing and/or presentation of briefings (reports on analyses, findings, and project progress), project or task plans, system specification manuals, technical reports and user manuals.Participates in the preparation of technical proposals. Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned. Qualifications Bachelor's degree in related discipline plus at least 0-2 years of directly related experience. Professional certification(s) may be required.In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 7 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology. C++ and/or Java experience required. Candidate must demonstrate understanding of basic software principles and development techniques. Strong analytical skills and attention to detail; ability to communicate software concepts effectively.Knowledge of the principles, practices, and procedures used in software and systems development.Experience with software development tools and programming languages.US Citizenship and a security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment. Diversity Statement Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply. Please visit the Alion Careers site for more informationU.S. Citizenship Required.