Software Development Engineer

Description:Be a part of the 75 year tradition of the Skunk Works! This is an entry-level position for the Mission Software team.

Responsibilities will span the technology development lifecycle, including requirements generation, system and software design and implementation, and integration and flight test.

Responsibilities may span the avionics services, to include ground station development as well as mission systems software technologies. Integration activities will include a multitude of host systems, such as live assets of varying capability and structure, simulated systems, and laboratory environments that include constructive simulations, physical hardware, and system simulations.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access and an interim Secret clearance to start.
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree in Software Engineering or a related technical field from an accredited university
Desired Skills:
Proficiency with C, C++, Java, or Python

Experience with the following:
• Windows or Linux development
• Object-oriented architecture and design
• The software development process in a team environment (peer reviews, unit testing, configuration management, defect tracking)
• Working with embedded environments such as Arduino or Raspberry Pi

Experience developing desktop or server-side applications or software for embedded systems

Must also demonstrate the following:
• Ability to build and maintain relationships, collaborate with others, engage in constructive conflict, and manage interpersonal dynamics
• Strong decision making and judgment
• Oral and written communication skills
• Demonstrated experience using standard office software tools/ solutions e.g., Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)
• Ability to travel

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