Senior Software Engineer
McLean, VA 
Posted 28 days ago
Job Description

Altamira Technologies is seeking Senior Software Engineers to join our world-class Space Systems engineering team in the Northern Virginia, Washington DC Metro Area. As a candidate for this opportunity,you should have a good foundation in object-oriented software development and be experienced working in a LINUX or UNIX environment. The candidate should have a demonstrable understanding of software principles, theories, and concepts related to software engineering (including software development lifecycle and software development process), design patterns and Object-Orientedanalysis, design, and programming.

U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Able to obtain a TS/SCI

Required Skills:

  • Relevant experience in, but not limited to, Java and/or C++ Development for ahigh-performance system
  • Experience developing complex software solutions in a Javaenvironment
  • Experience working in Agile development teams
  • Experience working in a software development environment that uses continuous integration methodology with automated test

Desired Skills:

  • Java software experience
  • Security+ Certification is a plus
  • Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
  • Full stack developer with cloud deployment experience
  • Cloud experience and AWS developer certification experience with EC2, S3, Security Group
  • Experience with scripting languages, including PowerShell, Bash or Python
  • Experience with DevSecOps tool sets (JIRA, Confluence, BitBucket, Jenkins, Artifactory, Git etc..)
  • Familiarity with automation tools such as Ansible, Terraform, Chef or similar
  • Database knowledge & familiarity (e.g., MongoDB, Postgres) a plus

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • 5-8years of relevant experience with aBachelor's degree (typically in STEM focused discipline - Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics). - OR -
  • 3-6years of relevant experience with a Masters degree (typically in STEM focused discipline - Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics).

Altamira is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. We focus on recruiting talented, self-motivated employees that find a way to get things done. Join our team of experts as we engineer national security!


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 to 8 years
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