4C Strategies is a global provider of mission-critical military training, exercise management and data exploitation solutions. The Exonaut® platform is used by NATO and the world’s leading armed forces, with accreditation for Secret and Unclassified systems. Our international team of experts support the direction, planning, execution, evaluation and exploitation of military exercises across the live, constructive and virtual spectrum.
Founded in 2000, 4C Strategies serves military, public and private clients in more than 70 countries around the globe. We combine the power of digital innovation with industry expertise to build military capability and readiness.
About the Job
We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to become a valued member of our Global Product Organization. You will work out of our Orlando, FL Software studio with a great team and our clients in the defense community.
We offer you the opportunity to be part of a successful international team of over 50 developers designing and creating large scale service oriented and distributed applications using technologies like AI, ML, Kafka and other big data solutions for supporting training and exercise management worldwide for the military, emergency, government and private sectors. In this role you will serve as a Senior Software Engineer and Application Architect in our Orlando team.
You will significantly impact the development of our software and architecture to help execute our long-term vision. You will help lead the overall system design and vision based on an integrated, streaming, and micro-services architecture. We work iteratively as a global team, but your work will also be done in direct cooperation with the customer and our partners depending on the projects you will be assigned. Limited travel is required to support integration activities.
To succeed in this position excellent collaboration skills are needed. We expect you to be self-driven with high motivation to create solutions that will exceed the customer’s expectations. The right candidate will work collaboratively with software management to ensure consistent implementation of the software and architecture throughout the development life cycle. You are skilled in organizing and prioritizing your own work in an efficient manner and have a high level of quality consciousness in the work. We think you are not only devoted to developing great software, but also do it with a smile while seeing work as a place where you can have fun!
We expect you to have:
- As a minimum a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science or related field
- 4-6 years of experience working as software engineer/developer
- Experience in integrating data sources
- Great analytical and communication skills
- Experience from Unit tests
- Knowledge of REST, JSON and related technologies
- Great skills in
o Designing and documenting software solutions
o Building large enterprise software systems
o Containerization and related tools
As our customers operate within the military field, US Citizenship is a requirement for the position together with the ability to obtain an DoD SECRET clearance.
- Solution Architecture with experience with Jelastic PaaS Cloud Hosting Platform
- Experience or working knowledge from Apache Kafka, Cassandra and/or Spark
- Specific experience in delivering software projects to the US Army/DoD knowledge in Military training and doctrines and experience from military simulation systems.
Why 4C Strategies
Despite the pandemic in 2020, we grew our business and we are in a position where we expect to grow rapidly in the coming years due to our strong footprint in the market and a strong need for our solutions and services. We have an entrepreneurial and non-hierarchical culture in the company, which creates great opportunities to influence the development of our solutions. Despite the fact that we are located in different countries, we work united as One 4C which of course also means that the Swedish Fika is a must and we make sure to bring the company together somewhere in the world once a year (as long as there’s no pandemic restrictions). Finally, we would like to mention our strong benefits package with a 401 K Pension plan that we are matching, Healthcare Insurance including Dental and Visual, Life Insurance and a generous PTO policy.
Please send us your application as soon as possible if this sounds like your next step, as we will start meeting candidates before the last application date.