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Software Architect

Requisition Number:  16299
Contract Type:  Permanent

Manassas, VA, US The Hague, NL Betzdorf, LU


The Senior Architect, Software is providing technical and architectural expertise for all aspects of software development and should have a wide range of both front and back-end technical experience and be able to effectively communicate software designs to management and to other organizational teams. In this position you will provide organization leadership in software development. This role requires excellent communication skills, a strong foundation in computer science and a wide range of experience in every aspect of software development.


You will be responsible for (this is not an exhaustive list):

  • Develop high-quality, comprehensive software designs and architectures for server side and client side components
  • Evaluate a wide range of technologies as part of a solution design and document the resulting designs and conclusions
  • Define and build APIs
  • Design and implement inter process communication strategies
  • Build and integrate with data storage systems
  • Create quality mockups and prototypes
  • Test and peer-review proposed software implementations
  • Collaborate with internal teams and vendors to fix and improve products
  • Serves as a technical architect and provides organizational leadership within the software department





1. Must Have

  • Proven experience as a Senior Software Engineer
  • MS in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field
  • 10+ years of work experience
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally as required
  • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal


2. Nice to Have

  • Proficient with Python, C/C++, Java and shell scripting
  • Expert with RedHat–based Systems including security policies
  • Hands on experience with current markup technologies and presentational layout technologies and frameworks (HTML5, CSS3, Sass)





In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we ofer you a truly global opportunity in an exciting industry and all the support you'll need for both your professional and personal development. But most of all, we offer a truly unique opportunity to play your part in making a difference for those who need it most. We strive to uphold honesty, transparency and courage in everyting we do. We're proud to belong to the SES team and collaborate towards success.



SES and its Affiliated Companies are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law. In conformity with U.S. Government technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), and/or other applicable U.S. law, regulation or other requirements imposed by the U.S. Government, certain positions may require U.S. Citizenship, status as a lawful permanent resident of the U.S. or a “protected individual” as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligibility to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce.



Nearest Major Market: Washington DC

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