Engineer Software 3

Date: Jul 10, 2024

Location: Hanscom AFB, MA, Massachusetts, United States

Company: HII's Mission Technologies division

Requisition Number: 19697 

Required Travel: 26 - 50%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Anticipated Salary Range: $88,028.00 - $140,000.00 

Security Clearance: TS/SCI  

Level of Experience: Mid 


This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within HII’s Mission Technologies division. HII works within our nation’s intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners.


Meet HII’s Mission Technologies Division
Our team of more than 7,000 professionals worldwide delivers all-domain expertise and advanced technologies in service of mission partners across the globe. Mission Technologies is leading the next evolution of national defense – the data evolution - by accelerating a breadth of national security solutions for government and commercial customers. Our capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Find the role that’s right for you. Apply today. We look forward to meeting you.


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Job Description

The Software Engineer will support our Air Force customer out of the Rapid Capabilities Office (RCO) specifically with the Advanced Battle Management System - Digital Infrastructure (ABMS-DI). The Senior Network Engineer will collaborate with senior engineers on the team as well as with government senior engineers at geographically dispersed locations. He/She will be a thought leader and will drive innovative solutions in support of the customer mission.

We are seeking to staff one position that can be at any one of these locations:

  • Hanscom AFB, MA
  • Wright Patterson AFB, OH
  • Montgomery, AL
  • Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington DC

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions.
  • Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software.
  • Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems.
  • Ensures software standards are met.
  • Verify and Validate DI Platform Design 
  • Develop system functional test plans and ensuring software developer unit tests are effective. 
  • Provide subject matter expert support to government for improving the design or operations of the DI CI/CD software development pipeline. 
  • Establish and maintaining software development version control 
  • Ensure software developers are documenting software code effectively. 


Responsible for the following Deliverables:

  • DI Orchestration Platform Function Test Plan 
  • Version Control Plan 
  • Issue Tracking Metrics 
  • Programming Style Guide 

Minimum Qualifications

  • 5 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 0 years experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
    • CICD Pipeline Design and Operations 
    • Kubernetes (K3D/RKE2/EKS/AKS) 
    • PlatformOne BigBang 
    • Hashicorp Vault/Boundary/Consul/Terraform 
    • Service Mesh Design 
    • Hypervisors (Proxmox/ESXi/Harvester) 
    • DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level I/II Certification  
  • Must have an active TS/SCI security clearance

Preferred Requirements

Strong communication and collaboration skills

Ability to work with varying stakeholders


Physical Requirements

Adequate visual acuity and manual dexterity for meeting the requirements Software Engineer family.

HII is more than a job - it’s an opportunity to build a new future. We offer competitive benefits such as best-in-class medical, dental and vision plan choices; wellness resources; employee assistance programs; Savings Plan Options (401(k)); financial planning tools, life insurance; employee discounts; paid holidays and paid time off; tuition reimbursement; as well as early childhood and post-secondary education scholarships. Bonus/other non-recurrent compensation is occasionally offered for qualified positions, and if applicable to this role will be addressed by the recruiter at the screening phase of application.


We build the world’s most powerful, survivable naval ships and defense technology solutions that safeguard our seas, sky, land, space and cyber. Our diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business administration professionals.


Recognized as one of America’s top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people’s safety and well-being first. Regardless of your role or where you serve, at HII, you’ll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career.


Together we are working to ensure a future where everyone can be free and thrive.
Today’s challenges are bigger than ever, and the nation needs the best of us. It’s why we’re focused on hiring, developing and nurturing our diversity. We believe that diversity among our workforce strengthens the organization, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas and enriches the work lives of all our employees. 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.


Do You Need Assistance? 
If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. Additionally, you may also call 1-844-849-8463 for assistance. Press #3 for HII Mission Technologies.