Software Engineer in Sterling Heights, MI at DCS

Date Posted: 12/4/2021

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Job Description

COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. As a federal contractor, DCS is required to comply with Executive Order 14042 and the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force Guidance requiring contractor personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Effective January 18, 2022, DCS will require all newly hired employees to be fully vaccinated before their start date unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. 

This is an opportunity to join a fast paced program with DCS Corp’s U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command - Ground Vehicle Systems Center engineering group located in Warren, MI. As an experienced Software Engineer, you will work alongside our U.S. Army Software Engineering Center customer, applying your knowledge and skills by providing technical engineering services that support sustainment of the EMS software.

This work will include supporting the setting up the development, build and test environment. The Atlassian suite is used for supporting development, project management, collaboration, and code quality.  design, development, test of operational software products. It will involve the coordination and integration of other software activities and products from other supplying entities. 

Essential Job Functions:

Software Development following standard software processes.

Communication skills required to interface with systems and software development engineers as well as customer.

Design software following defined architectures.

Investigation of software reports to replicate and trouble shoot defects in software.

Required Skills: 

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. citizenship is required. 

Bachelor's degree in Engineering and 5 years of experience.

Ability to obtain and maintain a US Government security clearance.

Proficient in real-time Operating Systems such as Linux or VxWorks OS.

Strong C, C++ software development languages.

Desired Skills:

Experience developing Software following a capability maturity model process.

Ability to troubleshoot and debug issues.

Experience with Atlassian tools, Bitbucket (git), Jira, and Confluence.