Our client is seeking a Senior Software Engineer with a demonstrated history of developing applications for a variety of embedded processors. The Software Engineer will be a part of a talented and collaborative team focused on improving and extending software for electro-optical satellite subsystems. A strong sense of shared responsibility and reward is required, as is the ability to make work fun. Supporting you will be a development and management team that wants you to succeed. The Software Engineer must have the vision to take ideas and transform them into software that will improve the nation’s defense capabilities.
NOTE: Because of the nature of this job, Candidate must Be A US CITIZEN and must either hold a current US DoD CLEARANCE or be able to obtain and maintain a clearance.
Architect and develop software used in high-value, mission critical deliverable systems
Expand the company’s library of image processing software.
Architect and develop software used to perform testing of high-value, mission critical deliverable systems
Participate in the generation of requirements for design of test equipment
Plan and execute tests to verify proper operation of software
Assist in the diagnosis and troubleshooting of deliverable systems in a laboratory environment
Develop and maintain documentation related to software, including requirements, design documentation, build paperwork, and issue tracking
Work in a collaborative environment with other engineering disciplines, program management, and the customer community
Support system verification and certification activities including support of system integration with the host platform and field support and testing
Education / Certifications
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering, or related technical degree or experience
Client has the option to help with relocation expenses
No Work Visa Option
5+ years of experience in general software development environments
Versed in at least one of C, C++.
Solid knowledge of a scripting language – preferably Python.
Ability to Code from design documents or Proficient in writing detailed design documents using formal design standards
Understanding of calculus, differential equations, and linear algebra, etc. and the ability to convert mathematical algorithms into efficient code.
An interest in working with hardware to help ensure that code is bug free as well as the ability to perform SW/HW integration at the host of target level
Worked with engineers in other disciplines in order to design the best possible system for all involved
Deep curiosity in learning new application techniques.
Knowledge of document and code management (e.g. Git, ClearCase) systems
Developing geospatial information systems (GIS) to include open-source and proprietary geospatial formats
Development of remote sensing, image processing, photogrammetry, and/or image analysis application development
Working knowledge of designing and developing object-oriented systems
Delivered projects using Agile methodologies
Able to use UML or similar
Designed and coded graphical user interfaces
Proficient with writing unit tests
Understanding of development against interface control documents such as interfacing with electrical test equipment.
Ability to work with requirements-based design, capture and repository tools, e.g. DOORS)
Experience working with drivers and low level Linux are a plus