John H. Northrop & Associates, Inc. (JHNA) is in the process of hiring a Senior Systems Engineer (Software) to support the office of its government customer. This is a full-time position, located in Alexandria, Virginia.
The successful candidate will provide software engineering services to support all phases of the system and software acquisition and development lifecycle and all SW domains from development planning through sustainment.
Candidates are expected to have a strong technical background working in software engineering and experience with DoD acquisition processes and terminology. Candidates will be expected to work on multiple projects simultaneously and will interact with senior government leadership at the Service Staff and OSD levels, as well as with government and industry program managers. Candidates will support detailed and rigorous program reviews and assessments, make recommendations to program managers and program technical leadership, and inform senior leader decision making in the DoD.
This is not a contingent hire position; JHNA will hire the appropriate candidate immediately.
Other duties may be assigned, as necessary.
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
The right candidate will have experience in the following areas:
In addition, the following qualities are highly desired:
SECURITY CLEARANCE: Individual must be capable of obtaining a Secret security clearance.
WORK LOCATION: Alexandria, Virginia
TRAVEL: This position has limited travel, based upon the needs of the government customer.
JHNA is a growing technical consulting firm based in Northern Virginia with clients in the National Capital Region; Ft. Eustis, Virginia; Huntsville, Alabama; and Tampa, Florida. JHNA specializes in aviation systems engineering, aviation software engineering, program management support, and advanced technology program support, to include robotics and autonomous systems. JHNA is a SDVOSB, established in 2001.
JHNA is a three-time winner of the Washington Business Journal Best Places to Work award (2015, 2016 & 2017). For more information, please visit www.JHNA.com.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.