• Location: Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #76113

Our client is a high-tech business focusing on software and hardware system integration, cutting-edge research and development, and manufacturing. They provide premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients.
We have an immediate opening for a Sr. Principal Satellite Software Engineer who will be a member of a cross functional team responsible for developing and deploying the state-of-the-art ground operational system.
Job Title: Sr. Principal Satellite Software Engineer
Location: Scottsdale, AZ 85257
Contract Duration: 12 months or longer
Pay: $102.85/hr.
Note:  Due to the nature of work all candidates must be US Citizens. 

We encourage you to apply if you have any of these preferred skills or experiences:

  • Satellite communications knowledge
  • Ground to Satellite communication knowledge
  • Ground operations experience

What sets you apart:

  • Creative thinker with demonstrated success leading the software development life cycle
  • Collaborative team player eager to provide technical leadership and position others for success
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills, with notable record of securing buy-in on concepts and ideas
  • Experienced in the art of negotiation with ability to meet challenging customer requirements with win-win solutions
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development for yourself and others


  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, or a related Science, Engineering or Mathematics field.
  • Also requires 10+ years of job-related experience, or a Master's degree plus 8 years of job-related experience.
  • Agile experience preferred.
  • DevSecOps experience with some of the following platform/tools:
    • AWS
    • GitLab
    • Kubernetes
    • Docker
    • Jenkins
    • Ansible
    • Terraform
    • CI/CD pipeline development
    • Test automation
    • Missile Warning/Missile Tracking system integration, test, operations experience
    • Familiar with Agile philosophies and processes

About APR:
Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.
We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position, please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!


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About APR Consulting
APR Consulting, Inc., is one of the most trusted talent acquisition and workforce solutions providers in the United States. Known for exceptional responsiveness, agile strategies, and consistently high-level talent, the firm has become a go-to for organizations and managed services providers navigating complex change and urgent challenges. Since its founding in 1980, APR has transformed from a California IT-focused staffing firm to a full-service solutions provider filling a wide range of positions and serving over eight industries — including aerospace and defense, healthcare, IT, telecom, hospitality/gaming, sports/entertainment, government, and utilities –– in all 50 states, with a loyal roster of more than 850 specialized professionals.