KBRwyle Senior Software Developer - Ada in Lexington Park, Maryland

Senior Software Developer - Ada



KBRwyle is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, cyber, intelligence and security services.


When you become part of the KBR team, your career opportunities are endless. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver!


KBRwyle is seeking a Senior Software Developer to support mission software development and maintenance for a US Navy aircraft. The successful candidate will be responsible for the design, development, implementation, and testing new and existing requirements for the aircraft’s mission computer. The technology for this application is Ada-95 running on Linux and the successful candidate must be willing to advance their skills in Ada. The host system integrates with multiple aircraft systems such as Navigation, Communications, and sensors.

The successful candidate will be expected to investigate integration and implementation approaches and be able resolve integration issues. We are seeking a self-starter who demonstrates initiative and can be productive in both an independent and team environment.



  • A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a similar field and four to seven (4-7) years of related experience is required.

  • Clearance Requirement:US Citizen with existing Department of Defense (DoD) Secret clearance or higher

Experience/Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience with designing, developing, documenting, testing and/or debugging application software and systems is required.

  • Experience with requirements analysis and definition, software design, end user interaction, coding, unit testing, integration, validation, documentation, analysis of software problem reports and assistance of software andsystem test personnel is required.

  • Experience with or a willingness to learn Ada is required.


  • Experience with Ada-95 and Linux is highly desired.

  • The following is also desired:

  • Knowledge of data structures and algorithms

  • Knowledge of systems software design, operating systems, and architectures

  • Experience applying expertise in software development for embedded multi-processor systems using Ada

  • Experience providing software solutions to complex technical problems using ingenuity and creativity. Following and/or recommending changes to department processes and procedures

  • Experience reviewing software products for soundness of technical judgment and adequacy

  • Experience producing documentation related to the design and release of software artifacts


Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits

Inclusive, flexible and supportive company culture

Ongoing training and development opportunities

LEARN MORE ABOUT KBRwyle: https://www.kbr.com/markets/government

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


Job: Engineering

Primary Location: US-US-MD-Lexington Park

Req ID: 1063907