Advanced Embedded Software Engineer

Contract

Bloomington, MN

Agile, C/C++, Linux

 

We have an opening for a Contract Labor Advanced Embedded Software Engineer.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  Our employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
Contract Labor Advanced Embedded Software Engineers conduct or participate in the design, development, and integration of systems software, software applications and/or tools for new programs and subprograms.
 
Responsibilities may include the following:
• Participate in the full software life-cycle development using object-oriented methodologies and real time operating systems
• Apply principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis to the development of software
• Assist with design activities and documentation
• Implement software in C/C++
• Low level driver development
• Participate in internal review of software components and systems
• Integrate and test software and systems
• Investigate and solve problem reports

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Candidates must show a passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of software systems and applications, and the ability to effectively manage, grow and evolve our software solutions.
The successful applicant shall have:
• Experience developing embedded software using C/C++ in a Linux environment
• Embedded Real Time Linux operating system knowledge
• Driver development experience
• Knowledge of D0178B
• Experience with one or more of the following avionics interfaces: Fiber Channel, MIL-STD-1553, IEEE 1394
• Technical writing skills and verbal communications skills

Additional desirable skills and abilities include:
• Network (socket) and network protocol programming
• Experience with a commercial RTOS system (Wind River VxWorks or equivalent)
• FPGA verification
• BIOS and BSP development / integration experience

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
• DOD, avionics, or medical process experience
 
PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES:
• Bachelors’ or Masters’ degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
• A Department of Defense security clearance is not required.  Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.  This position does not qualify for sponsorship.  NO THIRD-PARTY RESUMES PLEASE.  Applicant must be able to prove authorization to work in the US as part of Form I-9 verification.

If you are interested and available for this full-time contract position please use the apply process where you found this job or apply directly on our website at the following URL:  http://www.newtownsolutions.com/show_job.cfm?ID=00003535&SRC=NTS