Software Systems Engineer
Company: Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laborator
Posted on: August 23, 2019
Do you enjoy developing creative solutions to challenging
Do you want to make meaningful contributions to national security
through software and systems engineering?
Are you passionate about working with groundbreaking next
If so, we're looking for someone like you to join us at APL.
We are seeking a motivated and creative software systems engineer
to help us develop systems architectures and designs to tackle some
of the country's most critical national security challenges. We are
looking to push the boundaries across dynamic and large-scale data
science systems engineering, assuring the confidence in and
performance of our analytics and machine learning systems. Your
contributions will help transform data into the knowledge that will
enable decision-makers to make informed choices in defense of the
nation. You will join a hardworking team in an inclusive
environment that values intellectual curiosity, innovation and
As a Software Systems Engineer
- Your primary responsibility will be systems engineering of
end-to-end software systems to support homeland protection, cyber
operations, and military priorities. You will join a complementary
team of scientists, engineers, and analysts focused on building new
applications, algorithms, software, and user-interfaces.
- You will build networks and relationships with internal and
external partners to execute the foundational system engineering
activities necessary for sound software systems.
- You will collaborate with teams across the lab to build
state-of-the-art capabilities. You will research, investigate, and
experiment with new technologies and look for creative new uses of
software technologies in unconventional ways.
- You will contribute to technical project evaluations and
promote proven systems engineering methodologies.
You meet our minimum qualifications for this position if you
- Possess a BS degree in computer science, computer engineering,
or a related field.
- Have 5 years of software systems engineering
- Practical experience engineering large-scale software systems,
Web-based systems, and databases.
- Are passionate about building analytical systems in a friendly
and collaborative environment.
- Have an active secret clearance, or the ability to obtain.
Preference for SSBI. If selected, you will be subject to a
government security clearance investigation and must meet the
requirements for access to classified information. Eligibility
requirements include U.S. citizenship.
Why work at APL?The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics
Laboratory (APL) brings world-class expertise to our nation's most
critical defense, security, space and science challenges. With a
wide selection of challenging, impactful work and a robust
education assistance program, APL promotes a culture of life-long
learning. Our employees enjoy generous benefits and healthy
work/life balance. APL's campus is located in the
Baltimore-Washington metro area. Learn more about our career
APL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity,
sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, veteran
status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
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