Senior Principal Software Engineer

General Dynamics Information Technology Middletown, Rhode Island 02842
JOB ID: 2017-32457 12/1/2017 5:46:09 AM

   

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Job Description

Researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.

1. Designs, develops, codes, tests and debugs highly complex new software products or makes significant enhancements to existing software.

2. Develops and applies advanced methods, theories, and research techniques in the investigation and solution of complex and advanced software applications and problems.

3. Resolves highly complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations.

4. Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity.

5. Factors emerging technologies and product supportability into design and implementation.

6. Provides input to staff involved in writing and updating technical documentation such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials.

7. Advises hardware engineers on machine characteristics that affect software systems, such as storage capacity, processing speed, and input/output requirements.

8. Prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress, and presents results to management and/or customer personnel.

9. Serves as a customer interface to resolve problems and ensure requirements are met on a timely basis.

10. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced software developers, and may have supervisory responsibilities.

11. Serves as a technical team or task leader.

12. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

13. Participates in special projects as required.

Education

1. Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Chemical/Nuclear/Network Engineering, Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Computer Science. or work/military experience.

2. Master's Degree preferred.

Qualifications

**Secret clearance is required.

Fifteen (15) years’ experience in software development, to include: technology analysis and assessment, web application development, enterprise system architecture and software design, systems analysis, and integration of disparate components within a complex software system. Minimum ten (10) years’ experience in system architecture and software design.

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

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Location: Middletown, RI - Rhode Island


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