Software Developer in Nashua, NH at DCS

Date Posted: 12/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This software developer analyzes, designs and develops computer software required to support hardware or technical service products. Performs systems modeling, simulation and analysis. Reviews system architecture, selects, and implements appropriate development and support tools to ensure product performance. The products are components of the military aviation mission planning enterprise.

Essential Job Functions:

Perform requirements analysis of software requirement specifications.

Design and develop software components and user interfaces.

Perform system and unit-level test activities.

Take ownership of and responsibility for software products being developed.

Tailor existing software to ensure product can be released to USAF’s Foreign Military Sales customers.

Work closely with the Program’s Architect and Systems Engineering Lead to ensure software is satisfying stated requirements and meeting or exceeding customer expectations and needs.

Support the Program’s Architect and Systems Engineering Lead to enable frequent customer meetings and presentations, including providing technical analysis & recommendations, and the development & presentation of meeting materials.

Required Skills:

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

A Bachelor's degree plus 5 years of experience or a Master’s degree plus 4 years of experience is required.

Must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance within 6-9 months.

Able to design, develop, and work with users of software in group or individual settings.

Experience developing Microsoft Windows software applications using C#, C++, and client applications using one or more of the following: .NET framework Windows Forms and Windows Presentation Foundation, or HTML5 / JavaScript / Typescript incorporating frameworks such as Angular or React.

Knowledge of Automated Unit Test frameworks such as NUnit, xUnit, or Microsoft Team Test.

Desired Skills:

Knowledge of Agile software development methodologies.

Knowledge and understanding of mission planning needs of military aviators.

Knowledge and familiarity with Microsoft Team Foundation Services (TFS) and Git.