Engineer Software 2

Posted 13 July 2022
Location Chandler, United States of America
Job type Contract

Job Description

Engineer Software 2

Location: Chandler, AZ


The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for the design and implementation of embedded flight software and test tools through the full software life cycle for launch vehicles. This includes the development of software requirement specifications and design documentation as well as participating in software process activities including peer reviews, integration testing, and configuration management. The candidate may also work in conjunction with a software project manager to develop schedules, track progress, lead a development team, and support internal and external program and customer meetings.

The ideal candidate shall possess a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering with a minimum of ten (10) years of experience.

Candidates should have experience with large real-time embedded systems and the full software development lifecycle. Experience with software project management is a plus.

Required Qualifications:

  • Object Oriented (OO) software development experience with the C++ programming language

  • Experience in embedded real-time software development, debug and test

  • Experience with real time operating systems (RTOS) environments including VxWorks, Integrity, LynxOS or other equivalent RTOS

  • Experience with full software development lifecycle

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • A security clearance is also required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Interrupt Service Routine, Device Driver, and chip level software development and debugging experience including Board Support Package development

  • Working knowledge of hardware/software analysis tools (debuggers, logic analyzers, oscilloscopes, emulators, etc)

  • Proficiency with Linux and Linux based software development tools

  • Experience with PowerPC processors (PPC 750, 8260 & 8280) and/or ARM processors

  • Familiarity with DOORS (Requirement Management System), Jira/Git (configuration management)

  • Experience with CMM/SEI, Agile, or equivalent software development process

  • Experience with UML in developing design models

  • Experience with space craft or launch systems software development is highly desired.