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Software Engineer (Level III)

Software Engineer (Level III)

ENGINEERING /

FULL TIME /

SAN DIEGO, CA, USA

About the Role

GALT Aerospace is seeking a Full Stack Software Engineer III. GALT currently has a small software team and is ready to grow. This is a chance to get in early and build a team, environment, and culture the right way. GALT Aerospace seeks engineers that are experienced, talented, motivated, creative, collaborative, self-starting, and/or just the right combination thereof.

The qualified candidate will work in a rapid integration and testing environment as part of a multi-disciplinary team. The selected candidate will work primarily full-cycle software development but will need to coordinate and work alongside hardware, RF, mechanical, and electrical engineers to fully understand the systems and components being integrated into our Systems-of-Systems. Some customer site support activities, and demonstration test and evaluation activities.

Job location is work onsite with possible occasional/part-time telecommuting. Minimal domestic travel required, possibly 10% of time.

Requirements

Required Skills, Experience, and Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related STEM degree from an accredited institution

  • 5+ years of experience in full stack software development

  • Experience with Javascript (ES7)

  • Experience with React or similar Javascript framework

  • Understanding or use of Javascript state management frameworks: Redux. MobX, etc.

  • Knowledge or experience in Python, Java, C/C++. Multiple languages

  • A desire to step out of your comfort zone and grow as required

  • Experience with build tools; npm, gulp, webpack, gradle, maven, ant, etc.

  • Understanding and experience using/developing Restful APIs

  • Experience with geospatial toolkits or frameworks; CesiumJS, ArcGIS, OpenLayers, etc.

  • Experience with version control systems and related best practices, particularly Git

  • Strong experience with Linux OS (RHEL, CentOS)

  • Knowledge of DevOps procedures, processes, practices and an ability to help build the necessary infrastructure

  • A desire to automate everything and the wisdom to know when not to

  • Awareness and or experience with cyber-security best practices, tools, procedures, coding standards, use of third-party software, etc.

  • U.S. Citizenship required

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DoD) personnel security clearance required

Preferred Skills, Experience and Education

  • Networking experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Advanced studies / Degree in a STEM area

  • Active DOD Secret, TS/SCI, or SSBI clearance

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to sit or stand for 1 hour at a time

  • Must be able to operate a computer

About the Company

Global Air Logistics and Training, Inc. (GALT Aerospace) is a non-traditional defense contractor whose vision is a rapid innovator solving the world’s critical security challenges to enable warriors to win…decisively. GALT Aerospace subscribes to Col John Boyd’s tenet “Wars are won by people, ideas and equipment, IN THAT ORDER.” Warriors need tools (equipment) that are flexible. GALT Aerospace will always satisfy the warrior with such tools.

Founded in 2015, GALT Aerospace provides simple, effective information capabilities to support all levels of war and to drive information to the lowest levels possible, enabling faster decision cycles and decisive results. GALT Aerospace uniquely focuses on architecture solutions, effective open systems integration and rapid prototyping, fielding and operations.

At GALT Aerospace, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary and nationally relevant systems. We look for people who have bold new ideas, with courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future and have fun. Our culture is based on Customer Focused Innovation, which thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we strive to do what others think is impossible. Our Programs are typically Rapid Development and Demonstrations of Advanced Integrated Communication Systems in a SWaP-constrained military airborne platform.