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Chief Software Engineer

Job ID: 2217937
Location: RESTON, VA, United States
Date Posted: Jan 2, 2023
Category: Software
Subcategory: SW Systems Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: TS/SCI
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
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Job Description

Description

Description:

  Make a difference for national security by leading a team of dedicated professionals in supporting the Space Development Agency (SDA) in developing and deploying the Battle Management Command, Control, and Communications (BMC3) software development and hosting environment for the National Defense Space Architecture (NDSA).  These systems establish software development capabilities to securely and rapidly field mission applications developed by BMC3 ecosystem participants in support of Joint All Domain Command and Control (JADC2) objectives.

  SAIC has an immediate need for a Chief Software Engineer with software (SW) & hardware (HW) development, integration and maintenance experience for space systems. We are looking for innovative and motivated individuals to lead the development and implementation of the BMC3 Application Factory; development and sustainment of the Secure Interoperable-middleware Layer (SIL); integration, testing, and operational support for BMC3 applications; and supporting the technical BMC3 ecosystem lead.  Candidates must have experience with planning and executing software developmental programs with demonstrated ability to lead the software development team in support of  program management to meet customer milestones.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Lead the software planning, development, delivery and operation of the BMC3 Application Factory in concert with all technical disciplines—hardware, software, test/integration, sustainment.
  • Lead software technical planning, development, delivery of a SIL that implements an open application programming interface (API) and provides a secure operating environment for efficient development and hosting of BMC3 applications. 
  • Develop and implement a Development, Security, Operations (DevSecOps) environment capable of providing a secure pipeline for application developers.
  • Design, deploy, operate, and maintain secure Cloud products and services within a Cloud-based environment to enable development teams to deliver features in the most efficient way possible.
  • Maintenance and ongoing development of continuous build/ integration infrastructure.
  • Provide Source Control Management/Documentation, create and maintain fully automated CI build processes for multiple environments; write, build and deploy scripts.
  • Support CI/CD tools integration, operations, change management, and maintenance. Support full automation of CI/ testing.
  • Support policies, standards, guidelines, governance and related guidance for both CI/CD operations and for work of developers.
  • Enable successful release management by moving code from Development and Testing environments to Staging and Production.
  • Work closely with software developers, production support, and information security to automate and support infrastructure and tooling in cloud-based platforms.
  • Provide guidance and apply agile and DevOps/DevSecOps practices to streamline product delivery and reliable operations of product.
  • Support Program Manager and Chief Engineer with focus on technical excellence to create program plans, schedules and agile roadmap describing the value-driven delivery schedule/development cadence that delivers new or enhanced capability.

Qualifications

Required Experience, Skills and Attributes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and fourteen plus (14+) years; Masters Degree and twelve plus (12+) years; PhD or JD and nine plus (9+) years of experience in Computer Science, Math, Science or Engineering coupled with a combination software development, cloud computing and systems engineering.
  • Strong technical leadership and team-building skills.  Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Experience working in an Agile team/framework
  • Familiarity with cloud-based systems, operating systems, databases, networking.
  • Experience in defining, developing, implementing Software Assurance solutions for Space Force, or Department of Defense systems and networks.
  • Experience working across space and ground segment organizations to coordinate and identify system requirements that ensure end-to-end mission performance requirements are met.
  • Desired Qualifications:

    Active Top Secret clearance with SCI eligibility


Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.

Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are approximately 26,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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