The MITRE Corporation Software Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges—and we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day—working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITRE—and make a difference with us.
As a member of our software development team, you will help solve problems critical to our national security in the areas of Command & Control (C2), Mission Planning, Space Warfare, and Force Protection.
Design and build working prototypes to explore solutions to complex problems
Perform hands-on evaluations of software products, and new technologies, in order to assess their utility
Investigate and analyze software tools and practices for use in enterprise-scale multi-vendor systems
BS Degree in a related field (e.g., computer science, software engineering, mathematics) and at least 2 years of relevant experience.
Experience with modern software methodologies (e.g., Agile, Scrum, Kanban)
Working knowledge of Source Control systems (Git and/or Subversion)
A desire to continually learn and master new technologies
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Must obtain a DoD Secret Clearance
Experience with cloud (e.g., Amazon Web Services) and/or RESTful architectures
Experience with DevOps tools (e.g., Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Maven, Jenkins)
Experience with VMs and Containers (e.g., Docker)
Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics
Primary Location United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs
This requisition requires a clearance of Secret
Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Posting Mar 6, 2018, 12:00:00 AM
Req ID: 00049667