- DoD experience
- Natural language processing
- Application development
If you love high profile and challenging programming projects supporting the DoD, Serco has a great opportunity for you! This Senior Software Engineer will be on a dynamic team, leading the development of analytics for DoD customers such as ONR and AFRL. Bring your expertise and collaborative skills to make an impact towards our military defense and safety of our Sailors, Marines, and Soldiers!
Serco’s Machine Learning Sector develops a wide range of capabilities addressing our customer’s challenges which include data integration and fusion, extracting events/objects of interest from text/video/imagery, determining adversary intent and course of action, and developing AI Agents for military wargaming and operations.
There IS opportunity to work remotely!
You will be part of a 5-7-member team that works closely with our DoD customer and other teams to deliver innovative systems. We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer to lead the research & development on analytics that provide such capabilities as:
Processing text and track data to improve situational awareness for Sailors and Marines
Developing Artificial Intelligence agents which interact with DoD simulators to learn optimal behavior for our forces
Developing NLP algorithms to process unstructured text data to automatically build profiles of entities of interest to DoD analysts
In this role, you will:
Design, create and modify software written in Java and/or Python
Lead a team of software engineers performing Research & Development (R&D)
Interface with customers to define requirements and communicate them to the development team
Collaborate with co-workers, leadership, and clients to understand client problems, identify solutions, and demonstrate software solutions
Participate in internal and client-defined agile software development processes
Write technical software documentation and explain software design and implementation to co-workers, clients, and partners
To be successful in this role, you will have the following:
The ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or related discipline from an accredited university
5 or more years of related experience
Strong leadership skills to effectively lead project development
Expert knowledge of Java and/or Python
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Additional desired experience and skills:
Experience in Machine Learning
Experience with DoD data systems, use cases, and software development processes
Experience with Java EE application development and related standards (JAX-RS, CDI, Config, Servlet)
Experience with containerization and container orchestration technologies (Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift)
Working knowledge of Git and bug tracking tools such as JIRA
Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).
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