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Principal Software Engineer - (Secret) in El Segundo, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 12/24/2018

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    48 weeks
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is hiring immediately for a Principal Software Engineer  in El Segundo California.

Must have a current US Secret security clearance, and be able to obtain Top Secret Clearance


The Secure Information Systems organization requires a Senior Software Engineer with C/C++ development skills to support multiple programs in a fast-paced environment for programmable cryptographic systems. This position will work closely with the Customer, Program Managers, technical and support staff to successfully meet customer requirements and expectations. The successful candidate will also need to be an effective communicator, leader and decision maker.

Role and Responsibilities include the following areas:
• Execute to program requirements. Ensure that cost and schedule commitments are being met to ensure on time delivery of the end product deliverables
• Debug, troubleshoot, issue investigation, find root cause and provide corrective action determination to address integration issues
• Interface directly with Raytheon management team and customers in meetings and reviews
• Expand and influence program developments by working closely with the program managers and other engineers to process direction for the program
• Provide weekly reporting of key programmatic milestones in accordance with the program plan, while insuring risk mitigation throughout the program

Required Experience, Knowledge and/or Skills:
• 8 years software development experience
• Proven experience performing as a Senior SW Engineer for software development teams
• Proven experience in using Green Hills Integrity
• Proven experience spanning software architecture, design and system integration with experience developing embedded software utilizing C and C++
• Proven experience in leading teams using Waterfall and/or Agile Scrum methodology
• Proven experience in writing software test plan and test procedures
• Ability to support engineering team members on various programs
• Ability to multi-task, to support multiple customers, and to work within specific schedule and cost constraints
• Strong organizational skills and ability to motivate and lead a team
• Possess and demonstrate excellent interpersonal, presentation and verbal/written communication skills
• Excellent time management skills
• Active DOD Secret Clearance and be able to obtain Top Secret Clearance

Desired Experience, Knowledge, and/or Skills:
• Certified EVMS
• Experience working with IMS (Integrated Master Schedule)
• Experience with Green Hills Integrity
• Experience with KIV-7M product
• Experience with Raytheon’s Development Process
• Experience in Waterfall and Agile/Scrum, Continuous Integration Environments
• Experience with requirements management using DOORS
• Experience with configuration management using MKS and Git
• Software or Systems Engineering Integration expertise

Required Education Requirement: B.S. Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering or other Engineering discipline

Desired Education Requirement: M.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and redeployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.