Java C++ Software Developer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is currently looking to hire a Mid-Level Java/ C++ Software Developer to work on the AMRDEC MCE project located in Huntsville, Alabama (Redstone Arsenal). 

Program Info:

The MCE system is a state of the art  battle command information system that provides integrated, on-the-move, timely, relevant Command and Control / Situational Awareness (C2/SA) information to tactical combat, combat support and combat service support commanders, leaders, and key C2 nodes.  It is being built from the ground up using the latest Android Tactical Assault Kit (ATAK) technology hosted on a customized, hardened Linux/Android Hybrid Operating System. 

Responsibilities Include:

  • Candidate will be expected to work in a small team, agile environment, to design, implement and test SW components through the entire SW lifecycle.
  • Candidate will be expected to break up larger SW modules into smaller, incrementally delivered components on tasks that have been assigned to them.
  • Candidate will be required to create and present design documentation, as well as participate in design reviews for SW modules assigned to their team.  Good communication skills are a must.
  • Candidate will be expected to participate in peer reviews of other teammates SW implementation and design (e.g. code reviews).
  • Candidate will be expected to develop unit test strategies on components they have been assigned.
  •  Candidate will be expected to test developed SW in a lab environment with actual fielded hardware.



Bachelors degree in a related technical field and five (5)+ years of experience; 4 years of experience can be used in lieu of a degree

Clearance: MUST have the ability to obtain a Secret Security clearance; US citizenship required.

 Required Skills:

·       C++ software development

·       Java software development

·       Linux OS experience 

Desired Skills:

  • JUnit Testing Framework
  • Javadoc SW documentation constructs
  • UML Diagraming
  • Android OS/App Development
  • PostgreSQL DB Experience