Software Engineer (C / C++)

Fairfax, Virginia

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Job Id: 60653

Software Engineer (C / C++)
Our client is one of the nation’s strongest and most dynamic systems solutions providers. The company specializes in the acquisition, design, engineering, evaluation, and development of advanced IT systems and data communications networks for information systems and applications. Our long tradition of success is attributable to the bright, driven professionals at the company.

This is an onsite role.

Software Engineer (C / C++) Responsibilities
Ability to break down very large, complex problems into manageable tasks.
Strong problem-solving and pattern recognition skills.
Ability to effectively communicate complex, technical findings through documentation.
Ability to write software code.
Ability to gather requirements from various sources, including end customers.
Creativity in solving complex problems with limited resources.
Ability to maintain focus and direction with ambiguous requirements.

Software Engineer (C / C++) Qualifications
C / C++ programming.
Linux, Linux Kernel modules/drivers
Network Programming- TCP / IP protocols, BSD socket API, VOIP applications and protocols.
Ability to document and explain technical details clearly.

Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree (B.S.) in Computing Engineering or related field.
Proficient in one or more Object Oriented programming language such as C++.
Development experience in Windows and Linux Operating Systems.
Proficiency in written and verbal communication skills.
Self-motivated with a strong desire to learn.
Ability to meet deadlines on individual tasks.
Top Secret / SCI clearance. 
Must be a U.S. citizen.

Salary: $115,000k-$145,000k/yr. (DOE)
In many countries, our client provides comprehensive health insurance plans that include medical, dental and vision for you and your family. The company also provide wellness and employee assistance programs.

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.


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