Sr Software Engineer - Product Owner (Graphical User Interfaces) with Security Clearance

Arlington, Texas
Apr 08, 2024
Apr 26, 2024
Engineering, Software
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Role and Responsibilities Who We Are: CAE Vision: Our vision is to be the worldwide partner of choice in defense and security, civil aviation, and healthcare by revolutionizing our customers' training and critical operations with digitally immersive solutions to elevate safety, efficiency and readiness.
CAE Defense & Security Mission: CAE's Defense and Security business unit focuses on helping prepare military customers to develop and maintain the highest levels of mission readiness.
CAE Values: Empowerment, Innovation, Excellence, Integrity and OneCAE make us who we are and we strive to make a difference in the world while helping each other succeed.
What We Have to Offer: Comprehensive and competitive benefits package and flexibility that promotes work-life balance
A work environment where all employees are valued, respected and safe
Freedom to succeed by enabling team members to deliver, take initiatives and make decisions
Recognition, professional development, advancement and having fun!
Summary The primary responsibility of this position is to support the Graphical User Interface (GUI) products as a Product Owner. Job duties include design, development, deployment, integration, and support of the product into a multitude of fighter aircraft, helicopter, and UAV applications. A proven leader who can take product ownership of the GUI product by serving in an organization transitioning from a waterfall software development process to a SAFe Agile software development process and helping to drive the future roadmap of the GUI product. Candidate should be highly adaptable with very strong analysis, problem-solving skills, and organizational skills with the ability to design the software and advance the product while adhering to customer requirements. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Act as the Product Owner of the GUI products, to include contributing to the vision and roadmap development, team backlog management and prioritization, apply sound engineering principles with a customer centric mindset to solutions, demonstrate leadership by supporting the team in delivering value and mentorship, and obtaining/sharing feedback with the appropriate stakeholders.
Define, development and integration of GUI products.
Provide technical domain expertise and make recommendations to improve the product, to include Basis of Estimates for proposals.
Familiarity with tracking budget and schedule.
Work independently to complete assigned tasks and meet schedule commitments Qualifications and Education Requirements Candidate must possess a BS in Computer Science or related engineering discipline
Senior Software Engineering professional with 10+ years of prior Software development experience using Object Oriented Design and a variety of GUI frameworks (i.e., Qt Framework (Qt 4.8+), GLStudio, and Microsoft Foundation Classes)
The understanding of implementing functional requirements for computer software
Software languages: C/C++, C#. Experience in Ada, FORTRAN, Perl, Python and UML or the ability to quickly pick up legacy languages is a plus
Experience in Database Systems and 2D and 3D graphics programming including OpenGL a plus
Experience in Windows 10 & Linux
General understanding of computer networking communications
Excellent communication skills including oral, written, interpersonal, and listening
Ability to work in a fast-paced team-oriented development environment and possess a willingness to take ownership, accept accountability, and thrive under pressure
Ability to provide and receive constructive criticism. May provide guidance and assistance to entry level professionals and/or support level employees.
Strong problem solving, troubleshooting and analytical skills
Flexibility to support occasional overtime, weekend work, shift work and site travel (CONUS)
General computer skills including use of Microsoft Office products
Active DoD Secret Clearance within a six-year investigation period, and/or ability to obtain and maintain one is required
Due to U.S. Government contract requirements, only U.S. citizens are eligible for this role. Preferred Skills Familiar with GUI design principals and standards
Experience developing graphical maps and plots in 2D and 3D.
Experience with geospatial display software.
Knowledge of different testing methodologies (e.g., White/Gray/Black box testing)
Configuration Management and Collaboration tools such as Atlassian Tools (Jira, Confluence, etc.) and GitHub
General understanding of operating system concepts - multi-threading, events, semaphores, memory management, and system configuration
JSON, DDS experience
Defense Industry or Military Experience a plus
SAFe Agile Experience a plus Security Responsibilities Must comply with all company security and data protection / usage policies and procedures. Personally responsible for proper marking and handling of all information and materials, in any form. Shall not divulge any information, or afford access, to other employees not having a need-to-know. Shall not divulge information outside company without management approval. All government and proprietary information will be accessed and stored electronically on company provided resources. Incumbent must be eligible for DoD Personal Security Clearance. Due to U.S. Government contract requirements, only U.S. citizens are eligible for this role. Work Environment This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Ability to work at a computer for an extended period of time Other Duties Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for their job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. CAE USA Inc. is an EOE/AA employer and gives consideration for employment to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here Know Your Rights: Workplace Discrimination is Illegal. PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. Position Type Regular CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted. Equal Employment Opportunity At CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception. As captured in our overarching value "One CAE", we're proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team. At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, neurodiversity or age.