Principal Engineer Software Section - Section Manager

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a Leidos company, is seeking a talented Software Engineer to lead a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The Software Section Manager will supervise a team of software developers that are designing, testing, and integrating software to serve a variety of Dynetics internal and external customers. The candidate must be comfortable in a fast-paced working environment and be a motivated independent learner.

This section will consist primarily of Principal and Senior Principal engineers.

Basic Qualifications

The candidate must be highly organized with an excellent technical background, as the candidate must be a strong technical contributor as well as a leader of teammates.
-Candidate must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university.
-Candidate must have at least 10 years of professional working experience.
-Candidate must have demonstrated experience effectively leading software teams to deliver highly technical software solutions to meet dynamic schedules and customer requirements.

-Candidate must have experience in analyzing and developing requirements, designing, and maintaining software products, and implementing software designs.

-Candidate must be able to parse ambiguous requirements and translate into team direction and guidance.
-Candidate must have experience preparing and presenting demonstrations and briefings to customers and management in demonstrations and Program Management Reviews, to include both technical and financial data. -Candidate must have experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies and task management.
-Candidate must have experience mentoring teammates and providing guidance to accomplish tasks and projects.

-Candidate must have experience advocating for teammates.

-Candidate must have experience in recruitment efforts.

-Candidate must have experience with conducting practical technical coding challenges in interviews.
-Candidate must have experience with peer reviews, automated testing, and document generation.  
-Candidate must demonstrate strong competency in software development in C# and C++ and possess an aptitude for good software design techniques.

Candidate must be a resident of Huntsville, Alabama or be willing to relocate to the Huntsville, Alabama area.

Other Qualifications

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

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COVID Response

In order to enter Dynetics facilities in the U.S. and to attend Dynetics events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated or have an approved exemption on file for COVID-19. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.

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