204882 - Lead LabView Architect
Grand Prairie
$55.78 to $75.47 DOE
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Lead LabView Architect for a contract opportunity in Grand Prairie, TX.

This position is 100% onsite.

LabVIEW Architect specializing in test equipment development with FPGA experience to support component and system level design verification. This candidate will join a team that is part of the Integration, Test, and Evaluation (IT&E) directorate, operating out of Missiles and Fire Control in Grand Prairie Texas. This team specializes in developing Emulators and Digital Twins, mostly used for system level verification and weapon system integration for multiple defense weapon systems. This Technology is delivered to the field where our team supports real world tactical engagements, as well as to the warfighter to defend our country and allies around the world. We design system level discrete, analog, digital, and RF emulators and test equipment. The team has a wide range of expertise, including Architects, Systems Engineering, Test Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Logistics, Electronic Technicians, Technical Leads, Integration, and Software Engineering. We have a very highly productive and recognized team, as well as a great team atmosphere. Most of the teams SW is object-oriented LabVIEW and Test Stand, but there is also C++ and Python, as well as LabVIEW FPGA and VHDL. Common architecture uses advanced LabVIEW frameworks

You will be assigned a team of 4 to 7 engineers and will be responsible for the architecture of multiple complex test systems, from concept to full implementation. Candidate will also be responsible for identifying architectural solutions to modify existing test systems to support advanced weapon system integration. Candidate will organize test system requirements through system level requirements and subject matter expert (SME) stakeholder meetings, develop test system context diagrams, create an agile plan to implement test systems, assign stories and tasks to test system engineers, develop and integrate hardware and software modules, perform 100% code review and verify configuration control, implement continuous integration, and integrate finished test system.

o Must be able to work full-time in Grand Prairie, TX facility
o 8 years in a LabVIEW and TestStand test program development role with FPGA experience
o Experience in developing medium- to large-scale LabVIEW Embedded control and monitoring applications with COTS and/or custom test equipment
o Certified LabVIEW Architect or equivalent work experience
o Proficient in configuration control
o Experience with National Instruments Hardware
o Good written and verbal communication skills and able to work in a team
o Experience in a role with responsibility to work with other organizations to achieve business results
o Have experience in automation of the collection, measurement, and evaluation of data including the use of a wide range of test equipment such as power supplies, DMMs, Oscilloscopes, Power Meters, Frequency Generators, Spectrum Analyzers, and Network Analyzers.
o Strong troubleshooting experience to include analog and digital circuits.
o Should be a self-starter; with minimal to no oversight needed to complete assignments.
o Must have the capability to work in a dynamic work atmosphere where there is a need to be cooperative with a diverse team of different skillsets.

-Highly experienced in the different LabVIEW development frameworks
-Proficient in object oriented software design principles ----Proficient with the requirements management lifecycle including test requirements for a complex system under test, automated test equipment or test system specifications (hardware and software), and configuration management of requirements
-Requirements Management with DOORS
-Agile development experience
-Highly experiences in various Software Languages

Accredited Bachelor's Degree

4/10 work schedule

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.

Robert Davis
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x305 or (800) 927-9318 x305

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.