Software Development

Software Development : Software Development Manager


Anne Cowper


Columbia (MD), USA
Entry level
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Your tasks:

  • Lead software development projects with a diverse team of developer and engineering resources.
  • Develop and implement product/project software development plans for safety critical software applications.
  • Serve as primary representative of the software development team to program leadership and customers. •,,Provide mentoring and oversight of software development processes, documentation, configuration and release management, certification of software assurance to DO-278A and ED-153/ED-109.
  • Oversee software requirements management, software quality assurance, testing, progress and defect tracking.
  • Document and problem-solve software architectures, processes, flows, and interactions.
  • Support the development of technical proposals and BoE’s.
  • Work closely with the program management and project teams based in North America and Europe.
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Your qualifications:

  • B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science/Software Engineering or other relevant engineering degree.
  • Excellent leadership and teamwork skills.
  • 5+ years of experience deploying systems for critical infrastructure customers.
  • Experience with CNS/ATM software assurance DO-278A.
  • General programming skills.
  • Excellent understanding of industry best practices and standards.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Windows, Linux (CentOS & RedHat), databases and networking basics.
  • Experience using industry standard software development and system requirements management tools.
  • Fluent in relevant business tools such as MS Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint.
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 40%.
  • Strong communication and customer interface skills (verbal and written).
  • Proactive, highly organized, analytical and self-managed.
  • U.S. citizenship required

Our offer:

If this sounds like the job you‘ve been looking for, please email your resume to and reference job number US-BWI-50964594-001. Rohde & Schwarz is an equal opportunity employer.
The Rohde & Schwarz technology group is a trailblazer when it comes to paving the way for a safer and connected world with its leading solutions in test & measurement, technology systems, and networks & cybersecurity.

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Development possibilities

Pushing beyond your limits

We want to achieve great things together. We never stand still. And neither will you. You will receive training tailored to your needs while working to deliver customized solutions. Assume responsibility for your project or your team to grow along with it – and grow beyond your limits.

work life balance

A healthy work/life balance

Together we will create a framework to match your drive and desire to make a difference. By adapting your working time to your personal needs, you maintain the sense of balance needed for maximum creativity and productivity. Your results will speak for themselves.


Bringing ideas to life

We continually reassess long-established ways of looking at things in order to explore new directions. And we offer structures where you, too, can turn your ideas into reality. Along with joining existing initiatives, you will be encouraged to think outside the box and blaze new trails of your own. By doing so, you will keep us moving forward as a company – while advancing your own career. Join us in putting the spirit of innovation into action!


Staying the course

We never lose sight of our goals. As an independent, privately owned company, we have succeeded in that approach for many years. This creates a sustainable and appealing working environment for our committed employees, including attractive compensation, a far-sighted pension plan and much more.

Health and the family

Health and the family

We are fully committed to supporting you and your family. This includes various packages to promote good health and healthy lifestyles, from sports programs to educational campaigns, to balance the needs and desires of all concerned.


Expert discussions among equals

We are a group of experts extending across every continent. This network is an endless source of knowledge and input for you. With your colleagues, you are more than the sum of the many parts. The result: collaboration and cooperation at the highest level.

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