Software Engineering Manager 3 - 1753 in Bourne, MA at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 1/18/2022

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Job Description

HII Unmanned Systems are seeking a versatile Senior Software Manager.  As the Software Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for a world-class team of software engineers to deploy advanced autonomous maritime solutions for defense, marine research, and commercial applications. With HII serving unmanned system customers in more than 30 countries, the software engineering team is at the core of the solution space for unmanned platform design, autonomy engine deployment, user interface, platform manufacturing and testing, and operations and sustainment of unmanned systems and their auxiliary equipment. As the Software Engineering Manager, you will drive and execute on this vision.

Essential Job Responsibilities

As the Software Engineering Manager, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Develop a team of highly motivated, independent, and talented individuals to execute product lines for customer programs

  • Coordinate with the Software Product Development Team to transition new software solutions into product lines

  • Coordinate resource and skillset allocation across customer programs

  • Integrating processes for software system requirements and software design documentation into the software product development process, and developing software assessment metrics

  • Managing the development, deployment, and integration of software solutions through your team

  • Managing the installation and configuration of software solutions on products, including the development of software manufacturing processes

  • Resolving software deployment and integration errors

  • Performing routine maintenance and monitoring performance metrics

  • Keeping abreast of new software technologies, as well as conforming to best practices in system security engineering

  • Participate in trade studies regarding future software design elements and architecture, to optimize product life cycle and sustainment

  • Collaborate with front end users on software functionality

  • Initiate processes that allow the team to collaborate with local as well as global teams with a high degree of efficiency

Minimum Qualifications

  • 8 years relevant progressive experience with Bachelors in related field; 6 years relevant progressive experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 12 years relevant progressive experience.
  • Must have a secret clearance
  • This position requires business travel.  *AI *MV *EP *TE


Preferred Requirements

  • In-depth knowledge of programming languages such as C++, Java, and Python.
  • In-depth knowledge of operating systems such as Windows and Linux.
  • Experience with Atlassian tools
  • Extensive experience in Agile Method
  • Ability to mentor junior software developers, as well as to collaborate with all stakeholders.
  • Extensive experience in developing, deploying, and integrating software solutions.
  • Proficiency in documenting processes and monitoring performance metrics.
  • Knowledge of best practices related to data encryption and cybersecurity.
  • Familiarity with CMMI
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Eligible for SECRET clearance

Physical Requirements

May be required to visit job site in an industrial or shipboard environment. Normally not required to lift more than 40 pounds higher than three feet above feet/floor level.

This opportunity resides with Unmanned Systems, a business group within Technical Solutions, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries.  Our Unmanned Systems group creates advanced unmanned maritime solutions for defense, marine research and commercial applications. Serving customers in more than 30 countries, HII provides design, autonomy, manufacturing, testing, operations and sustainment of unmanned systems, including unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs) and unmanned surface vessels (USVs).

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division supports national security missions around the globe with unmanned systems, nuclear and environmental services, and defense and federal solutions. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally. For more information, visit:

Federal Executive Order 14042 requires that covered contractor employees who work on, or in connection with, covered Federal contracts or at covered contractor workplaces may be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and comply with other requirements. Covered contractor employees also must comply with agency COVID-19 workplace safety requirements while in Federal workplaces. Applicant agrees to comply with said requirements to the extent they apply to the applied-for position.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.


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