Principal Software Engineer (Engineer Software 5) - 18395 with Security Clearance

Employer
HII Mission Technologies
Location
Hanover, Maryland
Posted
Apr 01, 2024
Closes
Apr 08, 2024
Ref
2741853638
Discipline
Engineering, Software
Position Type
Engineer
Specialty
Autonomy
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Requisition Number: 18395 Required Travel: 11 - 25% Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt Security Clearance: Ability to Obtain Level of Experience: Senior Meet HII's Mission Technologies Division Our team of more than 7,000 professionals worldwide delivers all-domain expertise and advanced technologies in service of mission partners across the globe. Mission Technologies is leading the next evolution of national defense - the data evolution - by accelerating a breadth of national security solutions for government and commercial customers. Our capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Find the role that's right for you. Apply today. We look forward to meeting you. Job Description Mission Technologies, a division of HII, is seeking a Principal Software Engineer to support operations in our Hanover, MD location in a hybrid environment. Mission Technologies is on the frontlines of emerging technologies in national defense. This is an opportunity to join a growing team that is evolving software to meet the critical needs of our customers. The Principal Software Engineer will support a mission management tool called the Minotaur Mission Processor. Minotaur ingests data from various sensors on manned and unmanned surveillance aircraft to enhance an operator's ability to identify tracks from various on-board sensors, from both sea and land, that is utilized in all branches of the military. To read more about the Minotaur Mission Processor visit: Responsibilities would include leading the effort for developing prototype solutions to unaddressed, critical military operational shortfalls through research, conceptualization, design, implementation, and evaluation as a member of an established team that has fielded numerous highly regarded capabilities. Subject areas differ widely over time, but current projects focus on improving the exploitation of airborne sensor data through object tracking, multi-sensor correlation, and operational data display. Learn more about Mission Technologies: Benefits and Perks: Health, Dental & Vision 401K w/ Match Tuition Assistance & Reimbursement Wellness Program Growth opportunities and career development Paid Time Off Floating Holidays Essential Job Responsibilities Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions. Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software. Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems. Ensures software standards are met. Possible duties include: Mentor a team of engineers to design, integrate, test, and sustain a fully functional implementation of Minotaur into a customer designated platform. Research and concept development for solutions to unaddressed, critical military operational shortfalls. System design and software implementation of proof-of-concept prototypes incorporating a variety of engineering disciplines: control theory, software development, signal/video processing, pattern recognition, machine learning, artificial intelligence, high performance computing, applied mathematics, network/web services, and visualization. Support prototype evaluation, experimental operations at military facilities, and transitions of capabilities to government. Support system integration events on various aircraft during ground and/or flight tests Develop software interfaces to control and collect data from sensors Potential to fly on aircraft to support system integration and train operators Design and implementation of graphical user interfaces to meet customers' demands and needs. Willing to travel between 10-20 % of the time. Minimum Qualifications 15 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 13 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 10 years relevant experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 19 years relevant experience.
Advanced level of experience with developing C++, Java, and/or JavaScript, or related programming languages Must have an active US Secret level clearance or higher Must be willing to work in the Hanover, MD office Preferred Requirements Extensive knowledge of the Minotaur Mission System and / or related predecessor projects such as the Ocean Surveillance Initiative (OSI). Physical Requirements Office work environment normally encountered. Why HII We build the world's most powerful, survivable naval ships and defense technology solutions that safeguard our seas, sky, land, space and cyber. Our diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business administration professionals. Recognized as one of America's top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people's safety and well-being first. Regardless of your role or where you serve, at HII, you'll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career. Together we are working to ensure a future where everyone can be free and thrive. Today's challenges are bigger than ever, and the nation needs the best of us. It's why we're focused on hiring, developing and nurturing our diversity. We believe that diversity among our workforce strengthens the organization, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas and enriches the work lives of all our employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law. Do You Need Assistance? If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. Additionally, you may also call 1- for assistance. Press for HII Technical Solutions.