Lead Software Engineer
Are you interested an opportunity to solve unremitting complex challenges? The Boeing Company is seeking talented Lead Software Engineers to join our team in Fairfax, Virginia. In this position you will design and build Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) products for the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community and allied customers. Our products intercept Radio Frequency (RF) signals, apply signal processing algorithms, distribute the processed results and display it to operators. These systems are deployed to manned aircraft, unmanned aircraft, ships, submarines, and ground mobile platforms. Position Summary: Our close-knit engineering teams collaborate on unique and novel solutions to complex problems. Software engineers participate in full life cycle software development tasks utilizing primarily Java and C++ programming languages. Our application development domain includes embedded control, digital signal processing, machine learning, enterprise applications, middleware and user interface development. Candidates have the ability to specialize in a single domain or cross-train. Our engineering teams support the entire product development life-cycle including requirements development, analysis, software design, coding, unit testing, integration, installation and maintenance. Our engineers develop new ideas based on technical and domain experience, and work in a multi-disciplinary environment to solve our customers' problems. If you're up for the challenge please apply today! Position Responsibilities: Leads activities to develop, document and maintain architectures, requirements, algorithms, interfaces and designs for software systems. Leads development of code and integration of complex software components into a fully functional software system. Develops software verification plans, test procedures and test environments, executing the test procedures and documenting test results to ensure software system requirements are met. Provides technical leadership for software project management activities. Leads development, selection, tailoring and deployment of processes, tools and metrics. Plans, executes and documents software research and development projects. Serves as a subject matter expert for software domains, system-specific issues, processes and regulations. Tracks and evaluates software team to ensure product and process conformance to project plans and industry standards. Demonstrates creative, critical thinking and troubleshooting skills and ability to communicate solutions to key stakeholders This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship. An interim and/or final US Top Secret clearance Post Start is required. Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience): Bachelor's Degree or higher from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry 10+ years' experience in Software Engineering 3+ years' experience in a customer-facing role 5+ years' experience in leading Agile teams for software & systems engineering 10+ years' experience in software development life cycles, configuration management and best agile software engineering practices Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience): 1+ years' experience in the SIGINT community Software development in a Linux environment Experience as subject matter expert for software domains, system-specific issues, processes and regulations Trains and mentors others Works under consultative direction Current Top Secret SCI clearance Typical Education: Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (eg Bachelor) and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (eg PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard Relocation: This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility Referral Bonus: Referral to this job is eligible for bonus Bonus amount: $3,000 USD Drug Free Workplace: Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies. Additional Information: All information provided will be checked and may be verified. Please apply as soon as possible for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.