Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Senior Engineer (Software)

    Posted Date 9 months ago(1/18/2018 9:03 AM)
    Job ID
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    Location : City
    Santa Barbara
    Location : State/Province (Full Name)
  • Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in a calculus-based Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) field, and 5 years' related experience. 
    • Masters degree preferred.
    • Proven experience as a senior level software developer.
    • Special consideration will be given to individuals with expert level Java experience, experience with Haskell, Android, and IOT, and experience with Department of Energy (DOE) and Department of Defense (DOD) situational awareness applications.
    • Experience with GIS is also highly desirable. 
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required.


    Department of Energy Q Clearance (position will be cleared to this level). Reviews and tests for the absence of any illegal drug as defined in 10 CFR Part 707.4, “Workplace Substance Abuse Programs at DOE Sites,” will be conducted.  Applicant selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation, and subsequent reinvestigations, and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. Successful completion of a counterintelligence evaluation, which may include a counterintelligence-scope polygraph examination, may also be required. Reference 10 CFR Part 709, “Counterintelligence Evaluation Program.”


    Eligibility Requirements – To obtain a clearance, an individual must be a U.S. citizen at least 18 years of age. Reference DOE Order 472.2, “Personnel Security.”


    MSTS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. MSTS is a background screening, drug-free workplace.


    • MSTS is seeking talented senior level software engineers to join our staff of scientists, engineers, and technicians in Santa Barbara, CA.
    • Seeking individuals who are passionate about working on challenging national security issues, and supporting those who make a difference in that domain.
    • Successful candidate will contribute to architectural design, advise project managers, help develop requirements, develop, review and debug code, assist Quality Assurance with testing and systems integration, collaborate with other engineering personnel, assist with documentation, and contribute to ensuring up-to-date technologies are integrated into existing and new designs.
    • Successful candidate will be expected to work independently, recognize when they require assistance, be willing to mentor and help develop junior personnel, apply problem solving skills to team tasks, and effectively interact with stakeholders.
    • Candidates must be able to work on both distributed and in-house teams.
    • Some travel will be required. 


    If you’re looking for an interesting, fulfilling career, you’ve come to the right place!


    At Mission Support and Test Services, LLC (MSTS), we’re a dynamic team of employees who manage and operate the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS), formerly known as the Nevada Test Site. A premier outdoor, indoor and underground national laboratory for unique, high-level experiments, the NNSS has offices across the country, including Southern Nevada; Santa Barbara and Livermore, California; Washington, D.C.; and Albuquerque and Los Alamos, New Mexico. We’re dedicated to working together as a team to keep our nation safe. Join us!


    MSTS is a limited liability company consisting of Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs), and Stoller Newport News Nuclear, Inc. (SN3).