Software Engineer II (Embedded)
Job ID: 101299The Leonardo DRS Airborne and Intelligence Systems business is a global leader and strategic partner committed to delivering world-class, full life-cycle defense and intelligence products that protect the security of our nation and our allies. From air combat training to state-of-the-art electronic warfare systems, our technology is deployed by virtually all US military and government agencies around the world.Job SummaryDRS Signal Solutions is seeking an Software Engineer II with embedded development experience and a thorough understanding of engineering technology to develop leading edge, standards-based software in our Germantown, MD office.Job ResponsibilitiesResponsible for a specific technical activity and completion of assigned task on time and budgetDesign, develop, analyze, document and support testing of products, systems or subsystems. Use computer-aided engineering or other design/analysis software in the performance of assignments.Involved with the design, development, analysis, testing and debugging of embedded software applications and/or systems.Support and participate in technical activityAbility to work independently under supervision of othersProvide schedule input for design assignmentsDocument component and subsystem specifications and material requirementsAnalyze designs as necessaryResponsible for completion of assigned task on time and meeting technical requirementsDevelop prototypes to retire key development risks as directedCommunicate clearly (written and oral) with other company personnel and the customer as requiredMay participate in preparation of less complex proposalsSupport, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organizationAttend appropriate engineering, customer or business meetingsQualificationsBachelor's Degree in an engineering or related technical field with 2 years of experience in software development. Candidates with a master's degree are also welcomed to apply.Software development experience with C/C++, and Python requiredExperience with version control requiredExperience with embedded device development requiredExperience in initial hardware start-up and troubleshooting techniquesAble to multi-task, self-assign work, and function in a dynamic environmentSelf-starter with good interpersonal and written/verbal communication skillsAdditional preferred qualifications:JAVA and JAVA GUI development preferredGit and SVN preferredFPGA, and ARM-based development preferredSome experience with design and implementation of Software Defined Radio development; familiarity with REDHAWK, GNU RadiosAbility to evaluate technical trade-offsFamiliarity with oscilloscopes and logic analyzersStrong analytical skillsCapable of integrating hardware and software and developing test plans and proceduresFamiliarity with modern software development processes, including software configuration management tools, defect tracking tools, peer review, and agile development life cyclesFamiliarity with cyber security engineering tasks on embedded systems including security implementation, testing, and mitigating issues from testingSome experience in digital signal processing and communication theorySolid understanding of multi-threading/multi-processingFor compliance with Executive Order 14042 candidates must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19This position has the option of being either fully onsite in our Germantown facility or partly remote (onsite Tues-Thurs). Must live within commuting distance of the designated facility regardless of choice.In compliance with Executive Order 14042 and the Company's desire to protect the safety and health of our employees, customers, and communities, effective October 1, 2021, as a condition of employment the Company requires all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated.Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.