Job Title: Senior Specialist, Software Engineering
Job Code: SAS20212701-55686
Job Location:Wilmington MA
Responsible for supporting software development activities ranging from proposal response, concept/architecture development, embedded software development (design, code, and unit test), system level integration and test, and post-delivery support requiring a deep understanding of embedded software development for complex aerospace imaging payloads.
Experience with the full software development life cycle (e.g., Waterfall, Agile) from conceptualization and requirements analysis through final software verification & validation of space payload level systems and sub-systems for the aerospace and commercial communities.
Work with our development staff across multi-disciplined teams to develop flight-based software to support in payload hardware/software Integration & Test (I&T) activities.
Lead software development projects and serve as a liaison between developers, program management, analysts, other engineering disciplines, customers, and suppliers.
Establish positive environment of encouragement and mentoring to team members
BS in Computer Science or engineering related field and 6+ years of relevant engineering experience, OR, MS in Computer Science or engineering related field and 4+ years of relevant engineering experience
5+ years of experience in the area of software development, hardware/software interfaces, and test for embedded space applications
5+ years of experience in embedded programming languages and concepts, such as C/C++, and object-oriented design
Experience with Real-Time Operating Systems (RTOS)
Hands-on experience, in integrating and testing embedded processing systems to the software/hardware level
Ability to debug/analyze data
Preferred Additional Skills:
Experience with the Linux Operating System (OS)
Experience in estimating large software programs for current and new business opportunities
Experience in payload I&T and ground test equipment development
Thorough understanding of modern hardware/software tools and how these may be used to improve the development process.
Familiarity with LabVIEW and MatLab
Strong problem solving, mechanical, mathematical and geo-spatial comprehension skills.
Excellent oral, written and presentation skills for interfacing with customers, senior management, program management and suppliers as well as mentoring of junior engineers.
Ability to obtain or have a current Secret/Top Secret clearance