MQ-25 Software Lead Engineer

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

MQ-25 Software Lead Engineer - BOEING

Company: Boeing

Location: Hazelwood, MO

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: $151,300.00 - $204,700.00

Job Description

Boeing is looking for a talented MQ-25 Vehicle Management System (VMS) Software Lead Engineer to join the MQ-25 Vehicle Systems Software team in Hazelwood, MO. This position plays a crucial role in developing real-time embedded avionics software for the world's first operational carrier-based unmanned aircraft, the MQ-25A Stingray.


  • Lead activities to develop, document, and maintain complex architectures, requirements, algorithms, and designs for software systems.
  • Develop, integrate, and test complex software components.
  • Provide technical leadership, supplier management, and process deployment for software projects.
  • Act as a subject matter expert, mentor team members, and advise management on technical matters.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent technical field.
  • 14+ years of experience in C++ programming, 10+ years in Ada, and real-time software development.
  • Experience in the entire software development life cycle.


  • Competitive salary range from $151,300.00 to $204,700.00.
  • Relocation and variable compensation opportunities.
  • Health insurance, retirement plans, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, and more.

Security Clearance and Export Control

This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Secret Security Clearance and U.S. Citizenship.