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Ball Aerospace is a prime contractor leading development teams at AFRL and NASIC. Dayton personnel develop advanced hardware and software systems and provide management services to solve customer problems and create new capabilities. This includes designing and developing software tools and threat models, performing extensive data analyses, and executing modeling and simulations using both internally developed and standard models.
Systems Engineering Solutions provides technical and professional services to defense, intelligence, homeland security and space science markets.
Software Engineer Aide -Software Development
In this position, you will work with our avionics cyber team to develop critical cyber security capabilities for avionics systems. This team develops technologies for cyber assessment, mitigations, protections, and revolutionary new avionics architectures for inherently secure platforms. We are looking for engineers with embedded/low level development experience to join our team and make a significant impact in the future of cyber security in cyber physical systems (CPS) such as avionics. Projects range from research/development of new innovative technologies, to the transition of mature cyber technologies to selected systems.
What You'll Do:
Work with customer and team members to understand project requirements and scope.
Work with team of engineers to develop tools and techniques for cyber vulnerability assessments, cyber mitigations, and next generation avionics systems
Develop/modify software for avionics and related systems.
Perform full software life cycle functions including software/firmware requirements, architecture, design, code, test, integration and documentation.
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the SBU/SSU and the Company Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary.
What You'll Need:
High School diploma or equivalent.
Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Bachelor's or Master's, may substitute for two years of related experience. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
Completion of data structures and algorithms
Successful applicant must be eligible to obtain and maintain an active security clearance
Experience programming in C/C++.
Experience with formal software development processes.
Excellent technical writing and team skills.
Work is performed in an office, clean room, or production environment.
Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.
Successful applicant for this position must be eligible to obtain a DoD clearance or government customer access to classified/sensitive material. A current DoD clearance is not required to be eligible for this position, however the successful applicant will be required to obtain a DoD clearance or government customer access within a reasonable time after the offer is extended and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance. *US Citizenship is Required. By applying to this position you are agreeing to complete a National Security Clearance Pre-Screen Questionnaire, if one is required, to evaluate your general ability to obtain the required security clearance or government customer access associated with this position.
Relocation for this position is NOT Available
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED
Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.