Federated Wireless

  • Federated Wireless - Contract Software Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Arlington
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/8/2019 12:39 PM)
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
  • Overview

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    Federated Wireless is leading the wireless, cable, and enterprise Wi-Fi industries through the shared spectrum revolution, unlocking a spectrum of possibilities by eliminating the decades-old problem of spectrum scarcity. The Company offers the industry’s first spectrum controller, a cloud-native enablement platform with automation and a vast pre-integrated OEM partner program. The Spectrum Controller platform enables Enterprises and Service Providers to securely access large quantities of 4G and 5G spectrum. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Federated Wireless is removing the multibillion-dollar price tag associated with spectrum access, driving the creation of new private wireless network implementations.


    Federated Wireless’ Spectrum Controller, which delivers software-defined spectrum through a cloud-native Spectrum Access System (SAS), protects Federal incumbents with a redundant network of Environmental Sensing Capability (ESC) sensors, and provides a robust set of lifecycle management tools with real-time visibility for optimizing and monetizing Citizens Broadband Radio Services (CBRS).


    The Role:

    The Contract Senior Software Engineer will modify and integrate existing software while also creating new software modules and testing scripts. The Senior Software Engineer should have familiarity with software testing and software test environments and have the capability to work independently. This position is located in our Arlington, VA office.

     *U.S. Person or U.S. Citizen required


    • Design and develop software code

    • Develop and integrate well-designed, testable, maintainable software with vendors and software partners

    • Create high level software design and documentation

    • Interact with internal software engineering team, third-party vendors, and government contract partners


    • 5+ years experience as a Software Engineer or equivalent

    • C/C++, Java, Python

    • Experience in Linux/Unix
    • Experience with programming networking protocols (sockets, REST)

    • Experience with software engineering tools

    • Strong technical writing skills

    Education and Other Qualifications
    • B.S. Computer Science or Computer/Electrical Engineering required
    • M.S. Computer Science or Computer/Electrical Engineering preferred
    • U.S. Person or U.S. Citizen required
    • Contract position only 3-6 months
    Can be remote, however ideally based in our Arlington, VA or Boston, MA office
    Travel: Less than 10%


    Federated Wireless is committed to providing equal opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual preference/orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law.


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