Embedded Software Engineer

Elite Technical is seeking an experienced embedded software engineer for a contracting assignment with a highly regarded technology company near Baltimore, MD. Due to the nature of the work being performed at this location, any candidate seeking consideration must be a US citizen with an ACTIVE SECRET CLEARANCE.

The selected candidate will work on software systems for mission systems in all phases of the software development lifecycle, primarily in C/C. Candidate will interface with systems engineering to develop flow down software requirements and technical specifications. Responsibilities include identifying risks, suggesting mitigation, tracking defects, developing resolutions, and reporting status. The candidate will also be expected to develop and execute unit tests and build verification test plans, and track and report test status. Additionally, the selected candidate will conduct reviews of software related products, software designs, and additional technical documents. The responsibilities include active participation in Integrated Product Teams (IPT), design reviews, and other reviews, as required. The selected candidate will actively participate in the technical peer reviews to ensure system/software requirements are being met from an end to end system point of view.

COVID-19 Considerations:
Please be aware that this position is supporting a company with more than 100 employees that is contracted to do business with the federal government. As such, under the recent Presidential Executive Order on Requiring Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccination for Federal Employees, which requires all federal workers and contractors doing business with the federal government to be fully vaccinated, all candidates seeking employment consideration for this position must be fully vaccinated.

Required Skills

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or other STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline
• 5+ years of software engineering experience.
• Experience working in C/C++
• Proficiency in working with real time embedded software
• Experience with full software lifecycle: specification, design, implementation, integration, debug and maintenance is required
• Active security clearance at the Secret Level (or higher); ability to obtain program SAP

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience in algorithmic application development and optimization
• Experience in real-time embedded software development knowledge of Radar, Electronic Warfare, or Space technologies
• Experience with VxWorks and/or Linux Operating Systems
• Experience with Visual Studio
• Experience with Matlab
• Experience with Coverity and/or KlocWork tools
• Experience in Open Architecture Solutions
• Experience with the Atlassian tool set, kubernetes, Model Based Engineering, and DevSecOps best practices

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Linthicum, MD



Anticipated Start Date

Monday, October 25, 2021

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Anticipated Duration

12+ months

Date Posted

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

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