McKean Defense is a Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. McKean Defense is employee owned, and values the life experiences of potential candidates, including those who have served our Military. Currently, 38% of McKean’s employee owner workforce are veterans.
McKean Defense is seeking a computer programmer to support NSWCPD programs. The candidate’s responsibilities will include:
- Development of control systems software for U.S. Navy ship programs.
- Design, development, testing, installation, and maintenance of software.
- Resolve software issues and bug fixes.
- Develop, update, and review technical documentation related to software, such as test plans and procedures, troubleshooting guides, and software requirements documentation.
- Provide support within lab and shipboard.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to obtain a Secret security clearance.
BS Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.
Minimum of two (2) years’ of professional software development experience.
Experience utilizing Microsoft Visual Studio to develop/maintain, compile, and debug source code for .NET Framework projects in C++/CLI, Managed C++, or C#.
Experience with relational databases (SQL, MS Access) a plus.
Experience with multithreading a plus.
Experience generating technical documentation a plus.
Knowledge and familiarity with network protocols (i.e. TCP/IP and UDP) a plus.
Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.
McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.
Job Status: Full Time