The MITRE Corporation Senior Software Specialist (TS/SCI Polygraph) in McLean, Virginia

Senior Software Specialist (TS/SCI Polygraph)


Key Functions:

  • Work in a unique and fast-paced lab environment

  • Ability to take diverse questions and distill the actual requirements

  • Interest in tracking trends ranging from technical to social and determining their potential impact to our sponsor’s missions

  • Research questions in a quick turn-around environment

  • Distill complex technical answers into a one paragraph high level summary for a non-technical audience

  • Ability to be persistent, even when faced with a difficult technical challenge


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS/BA and 3 years of experience

  • Candidate must possess a current TS/SCI clearance with polygraph

  • Problem solving ability

  • Strong communication skills and be able to explain technical concepts to non-technical decision-makers

  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team

  • Candidate must interact with a diverse team and be open to many different perspectives

  • Drive to solve unique and unaddressed problems

Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of programming languages (Java, C, C , Python) and development skills are a definite plus

Travel Requirements: Overnight travel up to 5% of the time as well as some local travel

Job SW Eng, Comp Sci & Mathematics

Primary Location United States-Virginia-McLean

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI/Polygraph

Travel Yes, 5 % of the Time

Job Posting Mar 8, 2018, 2:08:51 PM

Req ID: 00049696