Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC is seeking a Backend Software Engineer to join our team in Huntsville, Alabama. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for designing, developing, deploying, and maintaining the NSITE software application suite.

  • Work on a small agile development team where success is defined by the ability to understand your path forward, effectively communicate that path, and complete the task inherent to that path in a timely matter.

  • Research advancements in computer science and related fields to help steer the product toward long term success.

  • Communicate with leadership and the customer to ensure a common understanding of requirements.

  • Document your work for the benefit of your teammates, the user, leadership, and posterity.

  • Identify and solve challenging problems by writing performant, clean, and practical code.


Required Education:

Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience; four (4) years of experience accepted in lieu of degree

Required Qualifications:

  • Proficient in C#, and in the Microsoft .NET 4.7 Framework.

  • Knowledge of modern software engineering practices, including Agile methodologies.

  • Ability to analyze a requirement, generate a design, and produce efficient, robust, and testable software.

  • Mastery of computer science fundamentals, independent of a specific language.

  • Experience with database structures and fundamentals of database query languages (SQLite experience preferred).

  • Knowledge of serial port data protocols (RS-232, RS-530, RS-449).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Comfortable with C++ programming.

  • Experience working on a highly networked application.

  • Knowledge of efficient data transport over Wide Area Networks.

  • Understanding of and experience with secure programming techniques.

  • Knowledge of tactical and simulation data links (specifically Link 16, JREAP, DIS, VMF, CMF and XML).

  • Experience working with Microsoft Visual Studio 2017/2019.

  • Experience with using Git version control, Bitbucket, JIRA, and Jenkins as software management tools.

  • Experience with InstallAware.

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.