Senior Software Engineer
Posted on: January 15, 2022
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Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) is seeking a Senior Software
Engineer for their Satellite Division located in Kent, WA
This exciting software engineer position will work on existing and
emerging programs. - A successful candidate is passionate about
space and excited to work in a multi-disciplined, collaborative
engineering environment to design, develop and implement control
and communications software for a new fleet of Boeing
Leads activities to develop, document and maintain complex
architectures, requirements, algorithms, interfaces and designs for
Leads development of code and integration of complex software
components into a fully functional software system.
Provides technical leadership for software projects and leads
software supplier management activities.
Leads development, selection, tailoring and deployment of
processes, tools and metrics.
Responsible for full life-cycle development including requirements
analysis, software architecture, design, coding, unit test,
integration and formal qualification.
Candidate should possess excellent communications skills to
participate in design and code reviews, have a thorough
understanding of version control and software quality attributes,
such as testability, portability and maintainability, and enjoy a
self-driven and collaborative development approach.
Communication payload resource control, data management, and
This position is expected to be 100% onsite. - The selected
candidate will be required to work onsite at the listed location
This position requires an active U.S. Secret Security Clearance
(U.S. Citizenship Required). (A U.S. Security Clearance that has
been active in the past 24 months is considered active). A final
Post-Start Tier 5 (T5), formerly known as a Single Scope Background
Investigation (SSBI) is required.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience) :
Bachelor degree from an accredited course of study, in Computer
Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics,
Physics or other technical degree
14+ years of software development experience in C++ using object
oriented design methods.
10+ years of experience designing and developing software for a
real time or non-real-time system
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Proficiency in design and implementation of multi-threaded
real-time applications; use of TCP/IP protocols and user/kernel
level OS abstractions.
Experience with avionics control algorithms, search algorithms and
math libraries, telemetry and command handling.
Hands-on experience with hardware interfaces, embedded processor
architectures, I/O device drivers and board support packages.
Proficiency in UML modeling, test-driven development, Agile process
and DevOps tools.
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 14 or more years' related work experience or an
equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g.
PhD+9 years' related work experience, Master+12 years' related work
experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred,
although not required, accreditation standard.
This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.
Drug Free Workplace:
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and
employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids,
amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in
This position is for 1st shift
Eligible for 3 ERP
This is a union-represented position.
Boeing is implementing new requirements for employees to be fully
vaccinated from COVID-19 or have an approved reasonable
accommodation based on local legislation in several countries.
Please refer here for current vaccination and/or reasonable
accommodation requirements, and timelines based on location.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are
made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin,
gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or
mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or
other characteristics protected by law.
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