189906 - Software Engineer 5
Industry
IT
Region
WA-Washington
City
Kent
State
WA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
12 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Software Engineer 5 for an opening in Kent, WA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Leads activities to develop, document and maintain complex architectures, requirements, algorithms, interfaces and designs for software systems. Leads development of code and integration of complex software components into a fully functional software system. Develops software verification plans, test procedures and test environments, executing the test procedures and documenting test results to ensure software system requirements are met. Provides technical leadership for software projects and leads software supplier management activities. Leads development, selection, tailoring and deployment of processes, tools and metrics. Leads software research and development projects. Serves as a subject matter expert for software domains, system-specific issues, processes and regulations. Tracks and evaluates software team and supplier performance to ensure product and process conformance to project plans and industry standards. Trains and mentors others. Works under consultative direction. Primary Responsibilities:
•Assist in the planning, development and implementation of the assembly and integration of satellite subsystems and spacecraft.
•Assist in Satellite system and subsystem assembly and integration procedure development, review and execution.
•Assist in the Systems Test Engineering team in the planning, execution and status of subsystem and system level testing.
•Apply technical knowledge to determine and set technical objectives to analyze, investigate and resolve advanced engineering problems; including future applications, and engineering developments

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
•Minimum Bachelors of Science degree in Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Physics or related technical field of study

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE:
•Experience with satellite subsystem and system level testing
•Launch integration experience
•Experience assembling electronics systems
•Strong hands-on skills, with experience handling space flight hardware and associated standards and practices
•Previous experience working with thermal chambers, vibration table, vacuum chambers, or anechoic chambers
•Technical subject matter expertise in space subsystems and systems
•Experience on rapid development programs
•Experience in successfully delivering flight hardware to customer

EDUCATION:
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 14 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+9 years' related work experience, Master+12 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

TRAVEL: YES

FULL TIME/FIRST SHIFT
WORK HOURS: 7:30 AM - 4:30 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
Max Cameron
mcameron@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x242 or (800) 927-9318 x242

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.