Software Engineer Section Manager - Defense experience

Marlborough, MA 01752
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We have an opportunity for a Section Manager within the Global Radar Software Products RSPL 2 Department. The Global Radar Software Products RSPL 2 Departments mission is to provide world class Surveillance Radar Software to be used in radar systems deployed on land and sea. Our software teams employ an Agile Scrum process to rapidly design, code, and integrate capabilities on a continuous basis into a mature solution for our customers. We strive for technical excellence by drawing upon a diverse workforce whose knowledge base covers the complete spectrum of modern computing languages and platforms.

The job location for this opportunity will be in Marlborough MA, supporting the
The Global Radar Software Products Department including, but not limited to AMDR, LTAMDS, EASR, NCR, ADR, ROCR and BAMDS as well as the Radar Display Simulation (RSD) IRAD Software Engineering teams.

The Global Radar Software Products Department Section Manager will provide guidance, leadership and management to a section of 15 to 20 Engineers. The candidate will act as a key leader and mentor in the department, employing leadership, presence and influence skills, and fostering team work and interdependent execution.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the sustainment, assessment and development of the section

  • Ensure section members adhere to policy, vision, values and goals

  • Communications flow-down to the section

  • Performance development including collecting and providing performance feedback to section members.

  • Goal development with section members

  • Career and job assignment mentoring

  • Technical leadership in software development, integration, or test.

    U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as within one year of employment.

Required Skills:

  • 8+ years of experience in technical software development on defense software development programs

  • Experience in real-time software development using C, C++ or Java

  • Experience in functional or program leadership role

  • Experience developing software in a team based development environment, preferably using Agile/SCRUM

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively collaborate with subordinates, customers, and other internal organizations

  • US. Citizenship required

Desired Skills:

  • Proven skills in team leadership and management

  • Strong mentoring skills, both technically and professionally

  • High energy, self starting team player who achieves goals and continuous improvement

  • Proven leader of software development, integration or test activities on defense software development program

  • Radar domain knowledge (AMDR, DBR, CK, UEWR, AN/TPY-2, XBR, etc.)

  • Software Cost estimation experience

  • Six Sigma, EVMS and Software Project Management Certification

Required Education (including Major):

  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering, or relevant STEM degree

KEYWORDS: Software Development, Management



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