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Principal Software Engineer in Cambridge, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Cambridge, MA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

An Active US Government Security Clearance is Required

Our client is currently seeking a Principal Software Engineer based in Cambridge, MA.

Required Skills:
•8+ years of experience with software design, development and test.
•BS or higher degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or equivalent.
•C++ developer to work on a medium-to-high complexity software development/maintenance task for the Trident Guidance System Test Station.
•Hands-on expertise with Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) operating system, C++, JAVA, and Perl/Python/Unix scripting.
•Experience in hardware / software integration.

Desired Skills:
•MS or higher degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or equivalent.
•Excellent communication skills. Team player incorporating a team-based success philosophy.
•Enthusiastic & resourceful performer able to work in a dynamic, high-visibility role.
•Self-motivated and capable of performing tasks with minimal oversight.
•Possess excellent oral and written communication skills and sound problem solving skills.
•Experience with Labview.
•Experience with Agile software development efforts.
•Continuous Integration methodologies.
•Perform Configuration Management (or experience with other popular CM tool).
•Experience developing software within a CMMI level 3 or greater organization.
•Experience with factory (manufacturing) system test software and equipment.

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

An ACTIVE US Government Security Clearance is Required