Software Engineer - Intermediate Huntsville, AL Position Overview:
Coordinate the development, sustainment, and integration of software for the THAAD weapon system and associated integration within the THAAD Weapon System.
Perform technical oversight of Fire Control, Missile, Launcher, Radar, Trainer, and support software efforts for US and foreign military sales efforts.
Prepare software specifications, estimates, and statements of work to implement THAAD weapon system software
Coordinate closely with User community, to include fielded THAAD batteries, 94th and 32nd AAMDC, and TRADOC Capability Manager personnel to identify future development requests, change requests and feedback on use of the weapon system.
Identify, address, and status software risks.
Establish test requirements and validation procedures to measure software performance, security, safety, quality, and reliability.
Plan, define, evaluate, and monitor software contract execution.
Perform analysis of system requirements to establish computer/software requirements and identify and perform hardware/software trade-offs.
Prepare conceptual design of computer systems through analysis of computer hardware, interface hardware, software requirements, and network architectures as elements of total system design.
Apply state-of-the-art software engineering methodologies to the implementation of THAAD weapon system designs.
Provide software expertise to THAAD Materiel Release, training, and sustaining activities.
Prepare and coordinate status briefings to MDA and program leadership.
Participate and support systems and software technical reviews. Experience Requirements:
Strong interpersonal skills. Engineer must possess strong interpersonal skills to coordinate with the THAAD Program Office and the prime contractor. Individual must coordinate a variety of software related actions both within and outside of the THAAD Program Office. Capability to use the Microsoft Office package to include Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Project. Ability to work independently and with limited supervision. Familiarity with MDA Software processes and Acquisition Management procedures. Familiarity and/or experience within MDA/SN or MDA/TH for THAAD weapon system or AN/TPY-2 radar technical requirements and processes. Requires past experience with data entry, data manipulation, and reports development with databases. Willingness to learn new processes and procedures and discipline to follow established procedures Desired Skills:
Familiarity and past experience with THAAD Weapon System and/or Missile Defense Agency.
Location/Region: Huntsville, AL