Orbital ATK Careers

Software Engineer

Dulles, VA
Engineering and Sciences

Job Description

Job ID: JEZ20181801-43254


Today our rapidly growing national security space business supports a variety of cutting-edge missions ranging from small mission/concept studies to medium-sized technology demonstration programs, to large-scale national programs; and our work spans the entire life cycle from early concept studies, design development, system integration/test, launch, early ops, and mission ops/sustainment.

We currently have challenging technical work at the mission, segment, subsystem and component levels.  If you’re looking for the next big step in your career, you’ve come to the right place because at Orbital ATK you can join a highly innovative and motivated team that is making a direct impact in advancing the technology that is protecting our nation’s security

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Job Responsibities:

Overall team tasks/skills include:

•Object Oriented Design/Development (C++ and/or Java)

•C programming

•SQL/Database development

•Software development on Linux and Windows platforms

•Web development

•Scripting languages such as Python or Perl

•Networking and Computer Hardware interfacing.

Needed skillset is flexible due to the variety of work available and assignments being tailored to individual team member skills.

Basic Requirements:

**Top Secret Clearance is required**

  • BS in Engineering/Computer Science and 2 or more years of related experience


Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products – and your ideas – into the future.  When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you’ll be amazed at what you can do!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 1-3 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Space