Software Engineer - ENG04 - Cleared On-Site

Aurora, CO 80011

Posted: 04/25/2019 Employment Type: Temporary Job Category: Engineering Job Number: 12614

Blackstone Technology Group, an award winning technology consulting and staffing firm is seeking a Software Engineer to join our team and work at our client site in Aurora, CO.

Job Description: We are looking for a talented Software Engineer to join our client supporting the DoD.  The software engineers will gain experience with the full software lifecycle including design, development, test, delivery, and maintenance. In addition to working with other software disciplines, our developers are exposed to various technologies including multi-tiered architectures, Camel, Spring, OSGi, and geospatial visualization tools. Our program is in the midst of transforming older software development practices into more modern development practices utilizing an agile framework - experience in this area is a plus. We provide robust and easy-to-use tools for reporting status and estimates to your agile team leadership - meaning more time for true problem solving.

Our small development teams adapt to evolving problem sets, and engineer benefits from a flexible work environment where engineers can migrate between teams to contribute to new domains.

Position Responsibilities:
  • Develop code in compliance with requirements and defined architecture
  • Support change request (CR) work-off
  • Support Test Engineering for integration and test activities and events
  • Participate in Change Request Review Board (CRRB), as needed
  • Occasionally, provide support to operations (remotely and on-site),
  • Occasionally, provide input to cost estimation efforts for MCRs, ECPs, and proposals

Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum 6-8 years of Java/ C++ programming experience
  • Minimum 6-8 years of SW development experience using object-oriented techniques
  • Current/active TS/SCI SSBI level clearance is required
  • Object Oriented Analysis (OOA) and Object Oriented Design (OOD) skills

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with Agile
  • Familiarity with Linux
  • Experience with Software design tools such as Rational Rose, Rhapsody, ClearCase or comparable tools
  • Experience with requirements and use case analysis
  • Experience with scripting (Ruby, Perl, Python, PHP, etc.)
  • Experience with agile (Scrum, Kanban, Scrumban, SAFe, etc)
  • Experience and/or knowledge with DevOps and Continuous Integration
  • Experience and/or knowledge with an Integrated Development Environment (IDE) like Eclipse
  • Knowledge and/or experience with mission management/scheduling/flight dynamics, to include:
    • Satellite ground systems
    • Mission Management systems
    • Planning and Scheduling
    • Command and Telemetry
    • Flight Dynamics models
    • Digital Signal Processing (FFTs, modulation/demodulation techniques)
  • Knowledge of system integration and system test
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively work with and communicate with all levels of management and individual contributors on the program team
  • Proven written and oral communication skills, including presentation skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite of tools
  • Engineering experience on a government software development contract
  • Experience with complex satellite ground systems, particularly previous deployment of developed systems to ground station operations
  • Experience in architecture design/development of SW centric system
  • Qualified Raytheon Six Sigma Specialist or equivalent.

Required Education:

Bachelor of Science, BS in Computer Science, Aerospace Engineering, Physics, Mathematics.

Blackstone Staffing Services is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements digital transformation solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone’ s global staff augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Staffing Services has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in IT staffing and place both technical and creative talent across a variety of industries and sectors.

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