Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Goleta, California

Direct Hire

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Job Id: 60781

Senior Embedded Software Engineer
We are looking for a Senior Embedded Software Engineer.

Hybrid work schedule – onsite the majority of the time but can be remote on occasion.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Responsibilities
Here’s what you’ll be working on day to day:
Design, code, debug, and integrate new capabilities for our new and existing turreted weapons systems (RIwP).
Debug issues with existing systems.
Integration of new capabilities both in the Systems Integration Lab and in the field.
Deliver executable software that meets performance requirements.
Deliver other software work products (documentation) that meet contractual requirements.
Provide status reporting to management during project execution.

Senior Embedded Software Engineer Qualifications
Minimum of 7 years of experience in the design/development/test of embedded real-time control software, and about 5 years overall experience in software development.
C language (java a plus).
OS experience, especially RTOS (bare metal and embedded Linux a plus).
Experience with communication protocol drivers and stacks (networking, 1553, UART, SPI, I2C, etc.).
Read and understand electronic part data sheets, electrical schematics, communication protocol documents.
Behavioral Competencies: innovation, adaptability, decision making, communications, customer focus, building strategic working. relationships, energy, initiating action, quality orientation.
Technical competency required in applied science, data acquisition, diagnostic skills, document creation, and math.
Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical, Computer, or Software Engineering desired. Bachelor of Science degree in other engineering fields, may be considered with appropriate additional experience in the design/development/test of real-time control software.
Experience in Unix internals, low level driver software, communication interface software as well as GUI software is a plus.
Ability to travel up to 20%.
Ability to obtain a U.S. secret clearance.

Salary: $110,000-175,000/year. (DOE)

Comprehensive Health Benefits Package
Employee Assistance Program
InHealth Wellness Program

Life Insurance
Disability Insurance

Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Profit Share
Retirement Savings Plan Plus
Auto and Home Insurance
Anniversary Program
Corporate Discounts

Training & Development
Education Reimbursement
Matching Gifts

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies’ staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.


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