Senior Software Engineer - C/C++ in San Diego, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/4/2021

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    San Diego, CA
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Job Description

Major Technology company is seeking a Senior Software Engineer. The ideal candidate will have experience leading a group of Software Engineers. Under general supervision and with on-going review this position researches, designs, develops and/or modifies enterprise-wide end-user, system level, and data management software applications. Responsible for meeting software compliance standards; evaluates integration of software applications with the overall computing environment; and documentation, testing, maintenance, and software updates. Communicates with domain experts, users, and management throughout the software development lifecycle.

This position is located in San Diego, CA – after COVID restrictions are lifted all candidates MUST be able to relocate and work in San Diego to be considered. There is NO relocation assistance offered for this opportunity


  • Determine user requirements and specifications and plan for software development within the broader organizational scope. Software development includes end-user, system level, and data management applications.
  • Formulate detailed plans for the implementation of software solutions. In addition to program design this includes determining language, platform, and resource requirements.
  • Implementation of design including coding, testing, and documentation.
  • Deployment of applications across the enterprise including cross- platform compliance and insuring availability of necessary resources.
  • Code maintenance including debugging and updating to keep pace with the evolving environment.
  • Assist in planning for future applications based on new developments in computer technology.
  • Communicate with the software developer group, with users, and with management as well as with the wider community.
  • Maintain the strict confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.


  • Specific test experience would be very helpful (especially on-target testing, use of the VectorCAST tool suite, automated unit testing).
  • Development includes requirements writing, design documentation, and source code maintenance.
  • Strong coding skills in C/C++
  • Familiarity with RTOS concepts and embedded Linux
  • Experience leading or supervising a team of Software Developers
  • Experience with Flight Controls and Simulation

Additional Qualifications - Typically requires a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related engineering discipline. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer