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Principal Software Engineer New




Houston, United States

United States





Not specified

Permanent | Full Time

Job Description
At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.
Boeing Intelligence & Analytics (BI&A) is seeking a Principal Software Engineer to join their top-tier team working as part of a small team on a critical mission system. The position will work primarily on a production system that supports the search and survey mission and that provides metadata to multiple partners throughout the IC.

Perform and manage the activities of personnel involved with the development, documenting, interfacing, integration, testing and modification of complex classified software
Lead the team charged with the design, development, maintenance, and improvements to system software and applications for search and survey systems
Serve as a key advisor to the development team and program managers
Serve as key developer as part of a software development team that performs collaborative software development tasks with other teams
Provide project briefings and informal white papers on technical topics of interest, as required
Participate in cross-program system engineering discussions to promote reuse and partnering across projects
Provide architectural and technical guidance to improve the design of the system to handle the increasing data volumes, users, data types, and changes for any security-related data access
Research and recommend software tools and processes
Work closely with project managers and other engineering teams in evaluating current systems and recommending decisions on future development
Assist Systems Engineers with the analysis of user and system requirements and constraints
Analyze system specifications and translate system requirements to task lower-level software engineers
Use Configuration Management tools for source code control and software release management
Perform unit and integration testing of software components
Update and report status of system requirements, including software discrepancy/bug reports
Provide assistance to testers and support personnel as needed to determine and resolve system problems
Develop software technical documentation including system/software requirements, design, code, algorithms, interfaces, and processes
Participate in cross-program system engineering discussions to promote reuse and partnering across projects
Provide technical support to system integration efforts in the lab and during field installations

An Active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph
Bachelor's and 20 or more years' experience, Master's with 18 or more years' experience or PhD with 15 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry
A minimum of 4 years in a leadership position providing supervision to other software personnel.

Demonstrated experience in the following technologies :
JavaScript (and all the associated JS libraries and packages both server and UI side)
Bash/General Shell scripting
RF Equipment
Up/Down converters
RF Switches/Combiners/splitters
Satellite Simulator
VSAT experience
Understanding all the various topologies/technologies

Nice to have:
REDHAWK (or other SDR)
Protocol analysis
BI&A is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law (PDF)

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