Principal Embedded Software Engineer

Superior Group
Washington, DC
May 18, 2017
May 23, 2017
Full Time
We have an immediate full-time opening for a Principle Software Engineer to design and develop embedded systems software for space-based programs being developed at a customer site located in Washington, DC Minimum/General Experience: At least fifteen (15) years of software development experience, with at least ten (10) years' experience developing embedded software for space-based systems. Experience should include:-Requirements definition and verification-Interface definition and implementation including software/hardware interfaces-Embedded software architecture and design-Embedded flight software development using C/C++-Experience with embedded operating systems, such as VxWorks, Integrity, etc Software testing (Unit, Integration & Test, Qualification Testing) Experience managing software development teams Duties/Responsibilities: Design, develop, implement, and test embedded software in support of various spacecraft payloads being developed at NRL, including GNC and robotic systems Support all phases of the software development life cycle including: requirements analysis; design; implementation; test; and on-orbit operations Define and implement the software/hardware interfaces, bus to payload interfaces, and space to ground interfaces. Implement the embedded software using C/C++ Support all levels of flight software testing including Unit Testing, Integration & Testing, and Flight Software Qualification Testing. Support mission operations planning and on-orbit operations Work in a small-team environment that includes a variety of engineering disciplines (eg System, Electrical, Mechanical, Thermal, Software etc.)Required Skills / Qualifications: Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science or PhysicsMinimum of 15 years experience developing embedded software including c/c++ and VxWorksMinimum 10 years experience developing software for space-based programsActive Secret Clearance Preferred Skills / Qualifications: Go Beyond. Employer - Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.