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Senior Software Engineer

Job ID: 214049
Location: PATUXENT RIVER, MD, United States
Date Posted: Apr 16, 2021
Category: Software
Subcategory: SW Engineer
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No
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Job Description


JOB DESCRIPTION:  SAIC is hiring a Senior Software Engineer in Patuxent River, MD to support multiple programs at the Atlantic Test Range. In this role you will be doing Real-time software development using C++ and QT in a Red Hat environment. This will also include devloping user control GUIs, storage and retrieval systems, systems application programs, and low level instrumentation I/O interfaces, as well as integration and use of industry 3rd party software APIs.
Job Duties & Responsibilities: 
  • Real-time software development using C++ and QT in a Red Hat environment
  • Software development including user control GUIs, storage and retrieval systems, systems application programs, and low level instrumentation I/O interfaces, as well as integration and use of industry 3rd party software APIs.
  • Defining system and software requirements  
  • Developing system and software requirements and design documentation
  • Developing test plans, test descriptions, test procedures, and test reports
  • Verifying implementation of system and software requirements
  • Conducting requirements correlation analysis and system performance assessments
  • Configuration management of Advanced Dynamic Aircraft Measurement System 3 (A3)
  • System and software documentation development, verification and maintenance
  • Performing test analysis to determine system and test coverage, to evaluate critical test results, and to evaluate all software changes
  • Performing code inspections for proper test sequences, consistent interfaces, correct data flow, completeness, and appropriate logic flow
  • Ensuring that software changes are thoroughly tested, and accepted, and that changes made during testing do not adversely affect systems and software performance
  • Conducting demonstrations, for validation and training purposes, of created or modified software programs
  • Monitoring the software development process and providing technical consultation to team leaders and team members
  • Participating in working groups, acquisition milestone reviews, and formal qualification testing to identify potential risks to Advanced Dynamic Aircraft Measurement System 3
  • Resolving Software and System interface problems


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or related technical discipline.
  • 5 or more years of software development experiences.
  • US Citizen with the ability to obtain a DoD Secret clearance.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
Desired Technical Skills:
  • Knowledgeable in computer software/hardware, automated data processing systems, and computer systems interfacing
  • Should have strong working knowledge of C++
  • Experience in MySQL and MatLab highly desired
  • Knowledge of Qt and understanding of Red Hat desired
  • Some knowledge of Digital Signal Processing techniques desired
  • Should be familiar with DoD security policies and practices


SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's modernization and readiness challenges. Our offerings across defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets include high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission outcomes. We integrate the best components from our portfolio with our partner's ecosystem to deliver innovative and effective solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, VA, SAIC has annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For information, visit or Working at SAIC for benefits details. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer empowering people no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We strive to create a diverse, inclusive and respectful work culture that values all.

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