199984 - Software Engineer
Up to $70.00 DOE
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Software Engineer for a hybrid contract opportunity in Marietta, GA.

The individual selected will be responsible for working with the Defensive Systems team, suppliers, internal Mission Systems software teams, and aircraft provider to develop and integrate software to interface with and manage defensive systems on airborne platforms. Additionally, briefings to customer and program technical leadership will be necessary.

The selected individual is expected to:
• Apply extensive technical expertise and have full knowledge of other related disciplines
• Candidate will be expected to work with all stakeholders to ensure compliance across multiple ICDs
• Develop technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity
• Have strong Software Development Skills in C++, Python, and or JAVA
• Have experience working in a Linux environment
• Guide the successful completion of major software increments
• Represent the team as the prime technical point of contact
• Interact with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations
• Ability to build and maintain relationships, collaborate with others, engage in constructive conflict, and manage interpersonal dynamics
• Have strong decision making and judgment
• Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Have understanding of embedded systems and real time software

• Experience in RF or IR Defensive Systems (e.g. Electronic Warfare, Electro-Optical/Infrared) or a related field
• Experience in C++ and Python
• Experience with Software Integration and Test
Desired skills :
• Experience collaborating with suppliers and managing technical baselines
• Experience developing software to interface with RF / IR Sensors
• Experience with Java
• Aircraft systems integration experience
• Integration and test experience in a Systems Integration Lab (SIL) environment
• Electronic system integration in a lab or onboard an aircraft, including experience with MIL-STD-1553 and/or ARINC 429 data comms
• Experience integrating software from different teams
• Experience mentoring junior engineers
• Experience using and enforcing best practices in a code baseline through SPE, Code Reviews and Design
• Experience with embedded and real time software
• Experience with Open Mission Systems(OMS) and Universal Command and Control Standards Initiative(UCI)

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in Computer Science or a related STEM discipline or equivalent experience/combined education


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.

Taj Johnson
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x283 or (800) 927-9318 x283

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.