Sr Software Engineer II in El Segundo, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/25/2018

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    72 weeks
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Job Description

Job Description:
Advanced software technologies are critical to strategic business areas.
Our Space Programs lead the industry in demonstrating the speed and agility required for next generation responsive space missions. A qualified candidate for the Space Programs will apply technical expertise associated with software development and design for Special Test Equipment to verify Flight Hardware and Software at Board, Unit, & System level.

Primary responsibilities include software development of Test Equipment Software to command, control, and telemetry of various space-based sensors and control mechanisms. Additional responsibilities include: system, unit, and module software & system test activities, requirements management/development, software architecting and preliminary design.

The candidate must be a self-starter, have the ability to work independently, and the ability to manage personal workload to meet assigned deadlines. The candidate should have experience successfully working in a collaborative environment with varying team sizes.

Required Skills:
• Experience in C/C++
• Experience with Test Development Environments (LabWindows/CVI, LabVIEW, TestStand)
• Experience with Interfaces: GPIB, Spacewire
• Experience in full life-cycle software development, implementation, test, design and overall architecture
• Experience writing Software Requirements Specifications and Preliminary design development
• Experience with software test activities
• Strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills
• Minimum 6 years of related technical individual contributor experience in large team software engineering development

Desired Skills:
• Experience with Space Flight test and Integration
• Experience with software implementation of timing and controls
• Experience with Built in Test (BIT) implementation
• Experience with Configuration Management tools
• Experience with tools such as RHAPSODY, JIRA, VectorCast, and GoogleTest
• Experience with automated test tools, techniques, and practices
• Experience with Agile-Scrum methodology
• Understanding of software development best practices and processes
• Knowledge of MS Office or other presentation tools
Required Education:
• BS or higher degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or equivalent

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.