Senior Applications Software Engineer

Cubic Corporation Austin , TX 78719

Posted 3 months ago

Business Unit:

Cubic Global Defense

Company Details:

Cubic Austin is a software developer with the majority of its production development occurring in its Austin, TX studio and business development occurring in the DC area. We've been developing software in Austin since 2007 and in spring of 2014, we merged with Cubic Corporation (CUB) and are now a part of their Global Defense segment, which is a market leader in innovative live, virtual, and game based training solutions.

We value the work-life balance of our employees and have received top workplace honors in the past. Our employees regularly rate their relationships with their co-workers as one of the best aspects of working here and one of the main reasons they stay.

Our role within Cubic is to be an innovative force; therefore we want forward thinking, high energy collaborators to join our team. We offer competitive compensation, top tier benefits, and extreme workplace perks (on-site massages, fully stocked kitchen, casual dress environment, to name but a few).

Mission: Cubic Austin BUILD WHAT'S NEXT

Cubic Austin empowers people who understand how innovative software can drive revolutionary change. Our world-class team of engineers, developers, scientists, and thinkers embrace visions of the future and collaborate with our customers to bring them to life today.

Through the creative disruption of traditional thinking, we inspire and deliver new products that produce significant value. Cubic Austin - we build what's next.

Job Details:

Job Summary:

Performs complex software engineering assignments. Provides technical guidance and leadership.

Provides project coordination and supervision. Coordinates activities for proposals/new business. Defines budget and schedule constraints.

This position typically works under general supervision and direction. Incumbents of this position will regularly exercise discretionary and substantial decision-making authority.

Essential Job Duties and

  • Coordinates and develops project concepts, objectives, specifications and resource needs. Prepares design specifications, analyses and recommendations.

  • Participates in the design, development, planning modification and/or improvement of software systems in accordance with Cubic engineering procedures.

  • Researches programming system failures and designs and programs solutions. Performs complex analysis of design programming.

  • Conceptualizes, develops and analyzes engineering designs, specifications and test plans for systems and advanced technology theory and knowledge.

  • Coordinates and contributes to compilation and writing of proposal documents. Prepares design proposals to reflect cost, schedules and technical approaches.

  • Recommends test control, strategies, apparatus and equipment. Defines test schedules and test data requirements. Test and documents results.

  • Prepares and develops software, codes software and design specific enhancements.

  • Maintains liaison with the customers, coordinators, subcontractors and vendor representatives.

  • Conducts in-House design reviews and technical meetings. Makes presentations before management and customers.

  • Monitors project status and progress and measure system performance.

  • Keeps abreast of improvements in software engineering. Identifies software engineering process improvement and supports the execution of them across the organization.

  • Provides mentoring to junior engineering staff.

  • Assumes additional technical responsibilities as needed.

Minimum Job Requirements:

Four-year college degree in computer science, computer engineering or other related technical discipline, plus a minimum of three years of related experience, or equivalent professional work experience. Experience to include specification, design and development of software systems.

Requires proficiency using programming languages such as "C/C++/C#," Product Lifecycle Management, graphics or other developmental software. May require ability to develop software in a Unix, Windows Server 2003/2008/Vista/XP/Windows 7 and up, Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) or other PC environment. May require experience with embedded processing.

Ability to use PC software such as Microsoft Word/Project/Visio, database, spreadsheet and flowchart, and Computer Aided Software Engineering (CASE) tools. Effective written and oral communication skills required. Knowledge of customer needs and competing products desirable.

Able to analyze and solve complex software engineering problems. Able to prioritize work and complete multiple tasks under deadline and budget guidelines. May be required to travel domestically and internationally to include working odd hours, in-line with customer requirements.

This job is at a cleared facility, we can only hire US persons at this site. A US person is either a US citizen or a Permanent resident. Must be able to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

The description provided above is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties, responsibilities and requirements. Duties, responsibilities and requirements may change over time and according to business need.

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