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Senior Software Engineer in Reston, VA at Unisys Federal Systems

Date Posted: 2/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Reston, VA to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.

In this role you will:

  • provide technical knowledge and analysis of highly specialized applications, high-level functional systems analysis, design, integration, documentation and implementation advice in support of the TSA STIP DOMAIN program.
  • Participate in all phases of software development with emphasis on the planning, analysis, modeling, simulation, testing, integration, documentation and presentation phases.

Duties/Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Lead software design from planning through test and release
  • Review and approve test plans
  • Draft and develop design plans and documents
  • Provide Tier 2 resolution support on operational systems and software issues
  • Participate in design reviews including Preliminary and Critical Design Reviews (PDR/CDR)
  • Develop and manage a system/software problem analysis log/report
  • Active participant/member of risk management committee
  • Identify system and software risks
  • Develop and implement risk management strategies to address software related risks
  • Primary POC to TSA on software requirements and performance
  • Primary POC for design reviews.

Required Skills:

  • Experience as lead software engineer for a federal security development application
  • Education/Experience:  Bachelor’s Science degree and twelve (12) years of IT software development experience including two (2) years of cloud migration and O&M experience.
About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.