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El Segundo, California Contract Job ID: 2010119879
Estimated Duration: 12 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Real Time Software Engineer in El Segundo, CA 

•Develop, integrate, and test of embedded flight software on a rapid development satellite program.
•Contribute to the full software life cycle.
•Partner with systems engineering and test to write software that meets program needs.
•Coding the engineers duties (which will include helping develop the software team to derive software requirements, evaluate software reuse, and define software architecture).
•Facilitate translation of detailed requirements and algorithms into flight software by closely working with subject matter experts and the software team.
•Define software-in-the-loop environments as well as a hardware-in-the-loop integration and test environments.

•BS degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics or Engineering is required.

•Experience with a range of computer programming languages; must be fluent in C/C++
•Experience developing on a Linux operating system

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
•A Bachelor's degree with 9 or more years' experience, or a Master's degree with 7 or more years' experience, or a PhD with experience is desired.
•Experience (highly desired) with agile development processes and methods
•Experience in development, build and test of small and medium-sized spacecraft
•Experience in a dynamic rapid prototyping environment
•Prior history working proprietary programs with a variety of Government entities in a classified environment
•Experience developing middleware software
•TS/SSBI highly desired
•Experience with Real Time Operating Systems, such as Integrity, Real-Time Linux or vxWorks
•Knowledge of low-level programming with real-time constraints (example APIs include Unity and the Unreal Engine)
•Knowledge of computer hardware architectures and the extent to which they influence low-level software
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PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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PDS Tech, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities.
If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please click here or call 1-800-270-4737 to contact us. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

The law requires PDS Tech, Inc. to post a notice describing the Federal laws prohibiting job discrimination. For information regarding your legal rights and protections, please click on the following links: EEO is the Law and EEO is the Law Supplement

PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

As a Federal Contractor, PDS Tech, Inc. is required to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.
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