In addition to competitive compensation, Polaris Alpha offers excellent benefits : Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
Life and AD&D coverage at 3x annual salary
401k plan, 4% gifted contributions for all eligible employees - 100% vested in plan from date of enrollment
3+ weeks of PTO and 10 Paid Holidays observed
Education Assistance Program
Relocation programs Benefits are subject to change
Polaris Alpha is seeking a full time software engineer to provide architecture and development support for DoD systems. The ideal candidates will have significant experience designing, implementing, and integrating software and hardware systems. Duties include :
Definition of a system and network architecture that incorporates custom software, third-party software, and hardware sensor devices.
Documenting the software architecture in conjunction with system engineers.
Implement software compliant with requirements and integrate with existing software and systems.
Interact with customers and stakeholders to report status, perform demonstrations, and solicit feedback in periodic reviews.
National Agency Background Investigation required
A minimum of 5 years designing, implementing and integrating complex systems using Agile methodologies.
Expertise in Linux-based software architectures using Java application servers.
Experience with Atlassian and related development tools, including : Eclipse, GIT, JIRA, Maven, Confluence, or equivalent.
Experience implementing systems compliant with cybersecurity requirements (e.g. RMF).
Excellent interpersonal skills and be self-motivated.
B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or Computer / Electronic Engineering disciplines from an accredited educational institution.
Ability and willingness to travel (approx. 10%).
Experience with TAK (Tactical Assault Kit) a plus.Experience with the Integrated Sensor Architecture (ISA) a plus.Polaris Alpha is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, genetic information or disability status.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.Physical Demands and Working Conditions : Must be able to stand, walk and sit for prolonged periods of time;
use of hands and / or fingers to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; operate office equipment; reach with hands and arms;
climb stairs; balance, stoop, kneel; talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close and distant