Senior Software Architect

Arlington, Virginia, United States - Remote

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Sigma Defense Systems is a leading technology company serving the Department of Defense (DoD), providing tactical communications systems and services for digital modernization since 2006. Through our acquisitions of SOLUTE in January 2022 and Sub U Systems in May 2022, we have expanded our software and communications hardware solutions to better support JADC2, C5ISR, SATCOM, and DEVSECOPS for customers in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Space Force. Through a combination of hardware, software, and industry expertise, we provide a complete portfolio of solutions and services that accelerates information collection and sharing for faster decision making and better mission outcomes.

We are a company of innovative professionals thriving in a highly motivating work environment that fosters creativity and independent thinking. If you are a motivated individual with a desire to support our service men and women, now is a great time to join Sigma Defense!

The Senior Software Architect will be responsible for leading and directing the software architecture of new software systems and capabilities based on operational requirements and the emergence of new technologies and techniques. As such you will serve as a top-level technical expert creating high-level architectural design and addressing problems of systems integration, compatibility, and cyber protection assurance. Additionally, you will oversee and work closely with members of a highly collaborative team.


The ideal candidate will have a passion for elegant and clean solutions and have the ability to operate independently and as part of a team. Experience with the following are required:

  • 10+ years of software development experience
  • 5+ years development using modern web frameworks
  • 5+ years backend development
  • 5+ years development experience with databases/datastores
  • 2+ years developing cloud architecture or cloud applications
  • Ability to deliver code with modern workflows in git
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance or active security clearance
  • Significant contributions to the development of complex, Enterprise software products
  • Demonstrated Machine-Learning development Experience
  • Firm understanding of good design and software architecture principles
  • Significant experience designing and building distributed systems
  • Understanding of micro-service architectures and decoupled systems


Benefits include:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Life and A&D coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 401(k) Plan with company matching contributions
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and 10 paid Holidays
  • Educational Assistance
  • Highly Competitive Salary

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic.

Tags: Backend Clearance Cloud DevSecOps Distributed systems Security

Perks/benefits: Career development Competitive pay Health care

Region: North America
Country: United States
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