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Lead Software Engineer

Job ID 3787 Date posted 11/02/2017
Location VA - Northern Virginia
Job Description

This position REQUIRES an active TS/SCI with Poly clearance

Boeing Intelligence & Analytics (BI&A) is currently seeking a Lead Senior Software Engineer to work with a small, high caliber team of software and system engineers.  This program builds and supports a set of best-in-class discovery and exploitation tools for our Customer.  We use open source tools like OSSIM and PostgreSQL w/ PostGIS, along with Amazon Web Services, to build and maintain a distributed, high-capacity processing system.  Our data comes from multiple internal and external sources and are made available through a custom web-based searching and viewing tool, and further extended through RESTful web services and more.

As the Lead Software Engineer, you will be responsible for overseeing the end-to-end of software development for our product, the development and maintenance of the program’s archive, processing systems, and various internal tools. Further responsibilities include keeping the customer and BI&A Program Management up-to-date on program status and any new technologies that BI&A can propose to the customer for enhancements to the existing system and providing new capabilities..


  • Linux Operating System – Must be able to operate in a Linux-only production environment. This includes the configuration, security hardening, and patching of Red Hat Linux systems.
  • Windows Operating System – Manage Distributed File System Tree, update virus scanning definitions, and apply the latest window patches.
  • Programming languages – Java 7/8, Python, JavaScript, SQL, and Perl,
  • Database Systems – PostgreSQL
  • Software Systems – Spring Framework, Apache Tomcat, Apache ActiveMQ
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, be a self-starter, and continually collaborate with the customer and his peers.


  • Bachelor's degree and 9 or more years' experience, Master's with 7 or more years' experience or PhD with 4 or more years' experience.
  • Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard


  • LDAP implementation and management
  • Configuration Management
  • Assist in implementing Security policies 


BI&A is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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