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Senior Software Engineer- OPTIX

Company: Commonwealth Computer Research, Inc.
Location: Salt Lake City
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

GA-CCRi maintains and deploys production systems for users across the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and commercial industry. We build and develop best-in-class all domain and globally focused situational awareness capabilities that process petabytes of data from numerous streaming data sources in near real time. Our systems apply state-of-the-art algorithms and machine learning techniques to extract features and fuse data from multiple phenomenologies to form a rich live view of objects in the sky, on the sea, and on the ground. These analytics are designed to determine not just where something is, but what it is, where it's been and what it's doing. All of this "data to knowledge" is made available to end users in our own browser-based application for visualization, analysis, and understanding. We always want to do more, and that's where you come in!As a member of the GA-CCRi core product team, you'll be at the forefront of innovation, shaping the future of situational awareness capabilities for our customers. Imagine using cutting-edge technology to process petabytes of data and extract features in near real time, all while providing a rich, live view of objects on land, sea, and sky. With your skills and expertise, you'll be instrumental in taking our systems to the next level, giving end-users the power to see beyond the data and truly understand the world around them. Are you ready to join us on this exciting journey?Positions available in: Salt Lake City, UT; Charlottesville, VA; San Diego, CA; Remote opportunities also available.Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Determine user requirements and specifications and plan for software development within the broader organizational scope.
  • Software development includes end-user, system level, and data management applications
  • Formulate detailed plans for the implementation of software solutions. In addition to program design this includes determining language, platform, and resource requirements.
  • Implementation of design including coding, testing, and documentation.
  • Deployment of applications across the enterprise including cross- platform compliance and ensuring availability of necessary resources.
  • Assist in planning and coordinating the maintenance of enterprise solutions including debugging and updating to keep pace with the evolving environment.
  • Plan for future applications based on new developments in computer technology.
  • Provide direction to less experienced developers.
  • Maintain the strict confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
  • As a senior engineer, you will be expected to balance technical responsibilities (design and development) with team responsibilities (technical planning, roadmaps, ticket creation, delegation, and mentorship). You'll likely conduct demos and presentations, and will be expected to contribute to the software engineering culture and ecosystem at GA-CCRi, across projects, through opportunities like design reviews and shared learning opportunities. We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
    • Typically requires a bachelors degree, masters degree or PhD in computer science, information systems or related discipline and progressive software development experience as follows; six or more years of experience with a bachelors degree, four or more years of experience with a masters degree, or two or more years with a PhD.
    • May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education.
    • Must have a thorough understanding of software development concepts, principles, and theory and demonstrate a thorough understanding and application of programming and analysis concepts.
    • Must possess the ability to develop and communicate new concepts and apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment.
    • Ability to organize, schedule, and coordinate work phases and determine the appropriate approach at the task level or, with assistance, at the project level to provide solutions to a range of complex problems.
    • Must have strong communication, computer, documentation, presentation, and interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and as part of a team; able to perform complex tasks in one or more software development area; capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact and, lead a team of moderately experienced professional employees on single component projects.
    • Able to work extended hours as required. DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCEWe're looking for someone in this role who is:
      • Curious and excited to learn new technologies
      • Able to coordinate a small team of engineers
      • Excited about understanding our customer's needs and mission
      • In-depth experience with at least one server-side language such as: Scala, Java, Go, Python, or others
      • In-depth experience with database technologies, such as: PostgreSQL, MySQL, or others
      • Experienced with full software lifecycle development
      • Able to build and deploy working prototypes
      • Comfortable working with Linux systems on a daily basis
      • Comfortable with version control and git Bonus points if you have experience with:
        • Agile software development
        • AWS infrastructure and tooling
        • CI/CD pipelines
        • Distributed analytics and processing
        • Geo-spatial data and analytics
        • Cloud technologies such as: Hadoop, Spark, HBase, Accumulo, Storm
        • Deployment technologies such as: Docker, Kubernetes, Helm
        • Additional preference will be given to candidates with an active TS security clearance Travel Percentage RequiredNoneRelocation Assistance ProvidedYesUS Citizenship Required?YesClearance Required?Willingness to obtain and maintain security clearance desired.
          • Casual Work Environment
          • Intellectually Challenging Work
          • Health Insurance including FSA, HSA and Tricare Supplement options
          • Short/Long Term Disability Insurance
          • Generous Defined Retirement Benefit, including both a 401K match and pension plan.
          • Very Flexible Vacation Policy The job description above is not intended to be comprehensive list. Responsibilities, activities, duties, and/or tasks may change or be assigned at any time.CCRi is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce because we know that our differences benefit our employees, our customers, and our community. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, status as a an individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics.

Keywords: Commonwealth Computer Research, Inc., Salt Lake City , Senior Software Engineer- OPTIX, IT / Software / Systems , Salt Lake City, Utah

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