Job Listing Description

Software Engineer - Global Joint Fires Solutions

Location: Richardson, TX
Job Type: W2 Contract, could be contract to hire
Duration: 12 Months, could be extended and/or go direct for the right candidate
Openings: 2

The position is focused on the design and development of software apps for soldier systems on Windows and Android platforms. A successful candidate will be an energetic and positive-thinking individual who is able to function effectively in a dynamic cross-organizational team environment. The engineer will be responsible for performing software development tasks under direct supervision. The candidate should be comfortable with working on new concepts, have experience maintaining existing software, work independently and be able to develop and enforce best practices for the project.

The candidate should have demonstrated experience and skills in the following areas:
● Experience testing software on or with target hardware as part of integration efforts
● Fluency in object-oriented architectural and design patterns
● Hands-on experience in creating, reviewing, and testing Java J7SE code within desktop and mobile applications.
● Familiarity and working knowledge of Android Development including Android Studio
● Familiarity in developing application using C++ & C# for desktop and mobile applications
● Familiarity with Atlassian Software Development and Collaboration tools such as JIRA, Confluence, Bamboo
● Advanced version control tools such GIT including pull requests

In addition, the ideal candidate will also possess the following skills and experience:
● Mobile Human Factors/Human Machine Interface/User Interface Design
● Graphics design using vector graphics tools
● Gradle build system familiarity
● Experience with Google Protocol Buffers
● Experience writing unit tests for existing suite of software products
● Familiar with Open System Architecture concepts and technologies
● Networking experience (TCP, UDP)
● Experience with network analysis tools including Wireshark
● Experience working in an Agile development environment

Successful candidates will have:
● Positive attitude that is adaptable to change, enjoys learning new technologies, and contributes to a positive work environment
● Ability to work with remote sites and team members; build relationships with global engineering team
● Strong collaboration skills that facilitate effective communication with teammates, both Systems and Software engineers, in order to make sound engineering decisions
● Exceptional communication skills. Must be able to communicate technical issues, risks, and status in both written and oral form

● Candidates must possess a BS Degree in a STEM program (Software Engineering or Computer Science)
● 3+ years’ experience in software development
● 3+ years’ experience in object oriented analysis and design
● 3+ years’ experience in software development using Android Studio/IdeaJ
● 3+ years’ experience in software development using Visual Studio 2015 or higher
Job Number: R13827
Job Location: Richardson, TX
Rate: Open
Per Diem: Split
Overtime: Possible
Duration: LT
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 03/06/2018
Attention: Brad McInnis
Address: 150 MIRONA RD
City, State: PORTSMOUTH, NH 03801
Phone: 603/431-9740
800 Phone: 800/562-3463
Fax Phone: 800/637-2562

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