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Front End Software Engineer - Up to 20K Sign-on Bonus

San Diego, California
Job Type
1 Aug 2022
Because of the need for consistent, in-person collaboration and/or the requirement to perform all work onsite due to the nature of this particular role, it will be performed full-time on site. This means work will be conducted on location at a BAE Systems facility 100% of the time.

Come see what you re missing. Our employees work on the world s most advanced systems - Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) Systems. You'll help develop systems that sense, control, exploit and disseminate actionable information to warfighters supporting a variety of missions. Spanning air, land, sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from our differences, we re innovating for the future. And you can, too. Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first - exemplified by our mission: "We Protect Those Who Protect Us ." Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with BAE Systems.

BAE Systems is looking for an experienced Full Stack Software Engineer to work on a multi-disciplinary team in an Agile, fast-paced development environment. The qualified candidate will help with the User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) strategy, architecture, implementation, test, and deployment for software systems. This position will offer opportunities to learn exciting new technologies. As a Full Stack Software Engineer, you will be part of Electronic Systems (ES), the global innovator behind BAE Systems game-changing defense and commercial electronics.

Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
2+ years of work experience in the area of UX/UI development
US Citizenship with an active Top Secret clearance is required
Proficiency with JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, and CSS
Enjoys building UI's with modern tools and standards like Angular, React and NodeJS
Jira, Bitbucket, Git, Confluence, Artifactory, SVN
Experience with unit testing frameworks such as JUnit or Mockito
Ability to innovate, evaluate and research new technologies while staying abreast of industry trends
Strong analytical and debugging skills
Motivated individual with strong problem-solving abilities
The ability to engage constructively with peers and technical lead to communicate the technical approach, trade-offs, and technical decisions
Effective communication skills (both verbal and written)
Highly motivated and able to work well in both team and solo settings

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

Experience with Agile software development
Hold an active Top Secret/SCI clearance
Understanding of UI methodologies such as AJAX and Single Page Applications
Familiarity with UI related design patterns such as Model-View-Controller (MVC) and Publisher-Subscriber
Understanding of Java Spring Micro-Services using 12 Factor design principles
Experience with Chrome/Firefox debugger
Experience developing and maintaining backend services
Experience developing RESTful Micro Services using Spring, Java, and JSON
Experience with database systems such as MySQL, Postgres, or MongoDB
Experience with full-stack development (Java, .NET, and/or C++)
Experience with Cloud computing (AWS and/or Azure)

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:
At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.
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  • Job Reference: 673970104-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: BAE Systems
  • Location: San Diego, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent