Principal Software Developer

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The Boeing Company has an exciting opportunity for a Principal Software Developer position in the Analytics & Information Management Services (AIMS) organization. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with a passion for exploring cutting edge data analytics solutions, and developing cloud-native software architectures and associated development techniques. In this position, the candidate will lead the definition of software designs within common framework to support multiple, and varying, data analytics projects worked across the organization. More specifically, the candidate will be required to understand the various complex requirements across the portfolio of projects, and assess each project to define best-value architecture designs to meet customer needs.

As the organization's Principal Software Developer, the candidate will provide technical leadership to the team as well hands-on development, primarily in the areas of: 1) Software architecture concepts, primarily cloud-based solutions; 2) Cloud-based service models, such as Software as as Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS); and 2) Cutting edge cloud-native data analytics tools and solutions, predominantly driven by Open Source frameworks.

 Other responsibilities include:
- Conduct research and development and ensure successful deployment of emerging new technologies
- Identifies, assesses and ensures successful deployment of emerging computing technology
- Performs comparative analysis, cost-benefit analysis and trade studies to evaluate and recommend technology
- Determines expertise needed for customer solutions and leads the consulting team
- Forecasts computational needs and capabilities. Influences program decision makers to use appropriate computational tools and processes Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

CIO, Information & Analytics

Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.

Qualifications Basic/Required 

  • This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee
  • More than 10 years of experience in software development including architecture, software design, and development
  • Have the ability to effectively communicate complex ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences, and be able to quickly understand new technologies and come up with technology insertion plans
  • Experience working in an Agile Software Development Methodology environment
  • Expert level hands-on development experience with Java and/or .NET/C# in implementing modern technical solutions for high performance production applications
  • Experience working directly with clients
  • Experience leading projects and mentoring engineers
  • Experience working on the full-stack from front-end all the way to deployment and scaling
  • Experience with DevOps
  • Experience in continuous integration and delivery CI/CD, deploying to cloud environments
  • Web or mobile application development experience
  • Exceptional software engineering knowledge; OO Design Principles
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:
  • At least 1 year of experience supporting and/or working on any cloud related technology or solution
  • Experience with TDD, ATDD or Continuous Integration
  • Working knowledge of networking protocols such as TCP/IP, etc.
Typical Education/Experience:
Technical Bachelor's degree and typically 14 or more years' related work experience or a Master's degree with typically 12 or more years' or a PhD degree with typically 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.
This position is located in Bellevue, WA or North Charleston, SC and does not offer relocation assistance. Applicants must reside in area or be willing to relocate at their own expense.

Experience Level
Individual Contributor

Job Type

Yes, 10 % of the Time

Contingent Upon Program Award 

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