Contractor - Wheeled Vehicle Software Project lead in Sterling Heights, MI at Volt

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Join a dynamic group of software engineers responsible for the design, development and support of embedded software solutions for the world’s premier land-based combat vehicle producer.

Software project lead will provide leadership and support of Stryker and LAV related projects.

Responsibilities include:

•Develop basis of estimates for new scope items

•Work with CSCI leads and program management to develop schedules and establish budgets

•Assist with development and/or review of software documentation including SRS, SVD, SPS and related test documentation

•Attend and participate in project related meetings with the project management team.

•Work with Systems to support system level requirements allocation and testing.

•Interface and coordinate with outside vendors for software support and deliverables.

•Identify, document and mitigate project risks items.

•Interface with SWQA to address audit findings and implement corrective actions.

•Assist with development of project metrics and measures.

•Prepare and submit status reports to management.

•Insure all work conforms to software development process improvement and CMMI Level 5 initiatives

Position Requirements:

Must have Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or related and a minimum of six years of applicable experience.   Other technical degrees will be considered with related experience

Excellent leadership skills required.

Excellent customer skills required

Previous experience with military vehicle software preferred

Knowledge of software development lifecycle.

Excellent writing skills required

Possess or able to obtain security clearance

Requires some limited travel (training/seminars/meetings)

Occasional overtime, weekend, and off-hours

Experience in using Microsoft software products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

Experience with high level Programming Languages such as C and C++

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.