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Senior Software Engineer 00047738


Bedford, MA
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Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challengesand we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every dayworking for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITREand make a difference with us.


As a member of MITRE's Software Engineering Technical Center, you will provide hands-on software engineering expertise in a collaborative environment to respond to a diverse set of sponsor needs.  You will apply agile methodologies to prototype software solutions that respond to the needs of the end-user, empowers them to improve their business processes, and enables agile and adaptive changes to fielded capabilities to meet the ever-evolving needs. 


You will work in a collaborative learning environment where you will work closely with other software engineers in an environment and organization that encourages collaboration, mentoring, and continued learning.


As a software engineering consultant, you will have the opportunity to leverage and grow your software engineering expertise and provide:


Hands-on Software Design & Development

Software Architecture & Design

Software Analysis & Assessments

User Engagement & Experimentation

Software Systems Engineering




Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or similar field, and 3 years of experience. Candidate must be able to demonstrate an ability to apply advanced principles, theories and concepts comparable to those obtained with a Master's degree in a relevant field of study. Candidate should understand the missions, domains and challenges of MITRE customers. In addition, the candidate understands that he/she will be fully responsible for deliverables-including definition, completion, and technical quality, as well as assuring consistency across the responsibility span.


Preferred Qualifications:


In addition to possessing a degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or relevant technical discipline with a focus on Enterprise Software, relevant knowledge in the following will improve your candidacy:


Strong understanding of full life cycle development methodology skills including modern development processes (Agile development, scrum)

Understanding of the application of modern object-oriented methods

Understanding of enterprise frameworks, Web Services principles and Service Oriented Architecture (SOAs)

Experience with Internet technologies such as HTTP REST, HTTP SOAP, AJAX, web services, and related emerging web standards

Hands-on skills in: Java, C++, C#, HTML, SQL

Knowledge and experience with XML technology such as XSLT, XML Schema, and XML Namespaces

Experience with cloud computing technologies

Mobile platform development experience (iOS, Android)

Strong oral/written communication skills