183560 - Software Engineer 4
Industry
IT
Region
WA-Washington
City
Tukwila
State
WA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Software Engineer 4 for an opening in Tukwila, WA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
We are seeking a Software Engineer with experience in satellites. This position will be responsible for the development, integration and testing of embedded flight software on a rapid development satellite program. The senior software engineer will work with systems engineering and the software team to derive software requirements, evaluate software reuse, and define software architecture. Will work closely with subject matter experts and the software team to facilitate translation of detailed requirements and algorithms into flight software. This position will work with the teams to develop software-in-the-loop environments as well as a hardware-in-the-loop integration and test environments.

A successful candidate must be willing to stretch beyond their experience base and to take risks to achieve objectives. This position is best suited to individuals who are self starters, highly motivated, work well in fast paced multi-discipline team environments, and are able to work with quick decisions for the best interest of the business. This person should have experience in process development and qualification, physical and functional integration and installation design and resolving supplier technical issues.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
o 9+ years of experience with a range of programming languages, including interpreted (such as Python) to compiled (such as C/C++) to assembly language
o 7+ years of experience with Real Time Operating Systems, such as Integrity, vxWorks or Linux7+ years of experience with low-level programming with real-time constraints
o Knowledge of computer hardware architectures and the extent to which they influence low-level software
o Experience (highly desired) with agile development processes and methods.

DESIRED EXPERIENCE:
o Experience in development, build and test of small and medium-sized spacecraft
o Experience in a dynamic rapid prototyping environment
o Prior history working proprietary programs with a variety of Government entities in a classified environment

EDUCATION:
Accredited BS degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics or Engineering is required.

FULL TIME/FIRST SHIFT
WORK HOURS: 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Daniel McGowan
dmcgowan@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x271 or (800) 927-9318 x271

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.