Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Software Development Aide III (667727) in Dayton (Fairborn), Ohio
Software Development Aide III (667727)
OH - Dayton (Fairborn)
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Who We Are:
Ball Aerospace pioneers discoveries that enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most. We create innovative space solutions, enable more accurate weather forecasts, drive insightful observations of our planet, deliver actionable data and intelligence, and ensure those who defend our freedom go forward bravely and return home safely. For more information, visit http://www.ball.com/aerospace, Facebook or Twitter.
Software Development Aide III
What you’ll do:
Conceive and develop solutions to engineering problems through the application of professionally and industry-wide accepted engineering techniques, practices and procedures. Ensure that engineering work conforms to high technical and company standards and meets or exceeds all contract requirements.
Ensure the producibility of designs and products. Compile and evaluate design and data to determine adequacy and completeness of the product or software and the engineering effectiveness of the results compared to requirements and specifications. May be responsible for tracking performance against costs, budgets, and schedules.
Design, develop and modify applications, and or software systems, components, processes, and devices according to specifications.
Analyze, evaluate and recommend innovative solutions/applications and/or software design approaches required for meeting contract specifications for new or modified products and systems.
Compile and prepare necessary data and engineering items to support technical meetings and end-item product delivery.
May review drawings, procedures and engineering orders for completeness, compatibility, producibility, and correctness.
May organize, analyze, write and present technical marketing and proposal information for program managers and customers.
Should be able to work closely with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects.
Be able to provide and communicate understanding of both the technical and programmatic aspects of a project to the team as well as the customer.
Promote development of a strong team by participation in key aspects of the project and mentoring more junior team members.
May work with classified documents which requires thorough knowledge of DoD procedures for the proper usage and safeguarding of classified information.
Maintain and update required records and reports.
Present and resolve any technical program difficulties or discrepancies with the team, customers, and subcontractors in a timely manner.
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the SBU/SSU and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary.
What you’ll need:
High School diploma or equivalent plus 6 years or more related experience or a related 2-year technical degree and 4 years or more related experience.
Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Bachelor’s or Master’s, may substitute for two years of related experience. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
Actively pursuing a BS in Computer Engineering or Computer Science having completed one year of classes
Completion of data structures and algorithms
Experience programming in C/C++.
Experience with formal software development processes.
Excellent technical writing and team skills.
Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, or clean room, outdoors or remote research environment.
May occasionally work in production work centers where use of protective equipment and gear is required.
May access other facilities in various weather conditions.
Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.
Successful applicant for this position must be eligible to obtain a DoD clearance or government customer access to classified/sensitive material. A current DoD clearance is not required to be eligible for this position, however the successful applicant will be required to obtain a DoD clearance or government customer access within a reasonable time after the offer is extended and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance. *US Citizenship is Required. By applying to this position you are agreeing to complete a National Security Clearance Pre-Screen Questionnaire, if one is required, to evaluate your general ability to obtain the required security clearance or government customer access associated with this position.
Relocation for this position is NOT Available
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED
Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.