Advanced Kill Chain Senior Software Engineer

  • Alton, IL
  • time-alarm-solid 02-05-2024

Job Description

At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity, and inclusion are shared values. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful, and inclusive, with great opportunities for professional growth.

The Boeing Company is currently seeking an Advanced Kill Chain Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Berkeley, MO or St. Louis, MO. This position will work within the Advanced Kill Chain software team supporting the Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) business organization. The role involves the development of real-time embedded software, analyzing and debugging software issues, and working in an Agile, collaborative environment. You will have the unique opportunity to develop real-time embedded software for advanced aerospace platforms.


  • Lead activities to develop, document, and maintain architectures, requirements, algorithms, interfaces, and designs for software systems.
  • Lead development and maintenance of code and integration of software components into a fully functional software system.
  • Provide technical leadership for software projects and lead less experienced software engineers.
  • Plan, execute, and document software research and development projects.
  • Develop software verification plans, test procedures, and test environments, ensuring software system requirements are met.
  • Work under minimal direction.

This position is expected to be 100% onsite at the selected locations and requires the ability to obtain a Secret US Security Clearance for which US Citizenship is required.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor, Master, or Doctorate of Science degree in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or related technical fields.
  • 5+ years’ experience with C, C++, Ada, Java, and/or Python.
  • 3+ years’ experience leading a project or technical team.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience developing mission systems software on aircraft platforms.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and communicate with stakeholders of different backgrounds and skill levels.
  • Experience with team collaboration tools such as Git, Agility, Jenkins, and Collaborator.
  • Active Secret U.S. Security Clearance (preferred).

This role offers competitive compensation and benefits, a collaborative work environment, and the opportunity to work on cutting-edge aerospace systems.

Applications for this position will be accepted until 3/1/2024.