QTEC Aerospace
  • Huntsville, AL, USA
  • Full Time

QTEC Aerospace is seeking a SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT ENVIRONMENT (SDE) ADMINISTRATOR to join our team of professionals in Huntsville, AL. The qualified applicant will become part of a team of professionals representing both industry and government. The successful candidate will be detail oriented, have a proven track record and a positive work ethic.

Job Summary

QTEC Aerospace is looking for highly capable and motivated individuals. The successful candidate will function as an integral member of a multi-contractor team providing program, engineering, and technical support to Missile Defense programs. This position will support the Software Development Environment (SDE) Team to ensure the software development and integration staff has the required tools and processes in place to develop and integrate the system.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include, but may not be limited to the following:

  • Implement and maintain an integrated software development environment across the two software development sites (Huntsville AL and Colorado Springs CO).
  • Perform necessary System Administration functions to support the SDE team and SDE applications.
  • Integrate new technology and tools into the software development environment.
  • Document the configuration and use of the SDE and assist with training and mentoring for the software developers using the toolset.
  • Perform periodic upgrades and maintenance on the toolset.
  • Work with Configuration Management and Program Operations to manage software licenses for the two development sites.

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science (preferred), engineering, mathematics, physical sciences, or related field from an accredited college
  • 9 years of background experience

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Substantial expertise in the full life-cycle software engineering practices and procedures applicable to large software systems
  • Recent hands-on application development experience in the use of the Java programming language.
  • Experience with software unit testing strategies, automated software builds, continuous integration and continuous deployment
  • Experience managing a code baseline which supports multiple hardware and software baselines
  • Familiarity with Software Configuration Management tools and procedures
  • Awareness of emerging technologies and experience with the use and selection of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS).
  • Experience on both Windows and Linux platforms
  • Hands on experience with software development and CM tools such as GitLab, Jenkins, Nexus, Maven, Fortify, SonarQube, Eclipse, JIRA, Confluence, and ClearCase
  • Familiarity with Application Hardening and Application STIGs.
  • Must be a self-starter who is able to initiate research and evaluate new software development tools, processes and procedures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams, and prepare and brief presentations to the customer as needed.
  • Self-motivated and customer-oriented.

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Familiarity with Software Configuration Management tools and procedures, software release processes and automation of builds and deliveries
  • Experience with software development pipeline and continuous integration/continuous deployment
  • Experience with Agile methodology, working in an integrated product team environment with other systems, software and specialty engineers

Salary Range

$125,000 - $155,000

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results.


QTEC Aerospace offers a variety of benefits including healthcare, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, 401(k) retirement plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. Employees may choose among the offered benefits to design the best benefits package to suit their individual or family needs.


Colorado Springs, CO

Security Clearance

Candidates must currently have and be able to maintain a minimum DoD SECRET level security clearance.

It is the policy of QTEC, Inc. not to discriminate on the basis of gender, age, race, religion, disability, veteran status or any protected statuses and to take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals within the company.

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