189631 - Software Engineer 5
12 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Software Engineer 5 for an opportunity in Kent, WA.

As a Software Development and Test Engineer and member of the Advanced Ground System (AGS) Software Engineering team, you will be involved in the entire system development life cycle, from idea creation and development, all the way through to maintenance and support of the customer’s delivered system. This position will place you in roles where you have the opportunity to make an impact on the results of our project. The Software Engineering team offers a collaborative mentoring environment where you have the opportunity to learn from others while mentoring our junior staff.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
•Bachelor's Degree or higher education
•Experience with C++ design, coding and test
•Experience working in an Agile Environment utilizing tools like Atlassian Suite (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, etc)
•Ability to lead a small team of software developers confidently and efficiently through entire software lifecycle
•Ability to translate model-based systems engineering (MBSE) models into user stories to produce high quality code to meet requirements by determining work estimates, tasks, and project approaches
•Strong critical thinking, decision making, troubleshooting and problem solving skills

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
• 12+ years of professional software development experience
•Bachelor's degree in a computer related field or equivalent professional experience
•Experience in network programming, TCP/IP, UDP, TCP, Multicast, or Anycast
•Experience using Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS) to provide simulation state information in simulation environments utilizing Multicast sockets
•Experience with ground system software (ex: COSMOS) for command and control of space systems using CCSDS (command and telemetry interface)
•Experience with Red Hat Enterprise Linux operating system
•Experience working in DevSecOps or DevOps Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) environments

Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 12 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+6 years' related work experience, Master+9 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

Full-Time/First Shift

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Robert Davis
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x305 or (800) 927-9318 x305

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.