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Software Systems Engineer (Government)

El Segundo, California


  • Java development experience with proven abilities to support software development activities in an Agile software development lifecycle on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud.
  • The scope of work includes: design, develop, and unit test system functionality, regression testing, user acceptance testing, system integration, production deployment, and support on-going operations and maintenance activities
  • Working in a collaborative environment

Required Skills

• A TS/SCI clearance with a current SSBI, and the ability to be accessed to the customer's programs is required to be considered for this position
• Self-starter and flexibility to wear multiple hats in a multi-disciplinary scrum team
• Ability to take customer requirements and translate them into software products, build analysis tools from the ground up and effectively display information to senior decision makers
• Leadership, organizational, oral presentation, executive writing and SW documentation skills
• Ability to proliferate tools and functionality across multiple domains and disparate systems
• Proficiency in MS Office
• Ability to travel is required

Preferred Skills

• 5 or more years of professional development experience across several programming languages
• Hands on experience using object-oriented programming languages and concepts
• Fluency in Java/J2EE, JSP, Web Services Development using IDEs such as Eclipse, IntelliJ, Netbeans, Ant, Maven, and Jenkins
• Experience using Java Frameworks such as Spring or Hibernate
• Experience in deployment and troubleshooting of web services and applications
• Familiarity with microservice concepts and implementation
• Knowledge in Relational Databases such as PostgreSQL, Oracle, MySQL, or similar • Experience using source code repositories such as git or SVN
• Familiarity with modern DevOps practices and Continuous Integration & Deployment
• Experience working with Amazon Web Services
• Experience in web development skills HTML, XML, JSON, JavaScript, CSS and AJAX
• Excellent analytical and assessment skills
• Exposure to Agile approaches to software development

Required Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent, and 3+ yrs applicable experience in Computer Science or an Engineering, Scientific, Analysis field
• At least five years of relevant experience in government acquisition management (to include software acquisition)
• Must be familiar with the Department of Defense (DoD) space acquisition life-cycle management processes
• Knowledge on the systems, organization, personnel, activities and capabilities of U.S. space systems Preferred Experience
• Master’s Degree is strongly desired
• Acquisition experience at the Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) or equivalent.
• 10+ years of experience in software acquisition desired.
• A strong technical background is desired with 10+ years’ experience in space systems, operations, satellite and special access programs acquisition

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Job ID 1921819 Date posted 05/17/2019

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