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Lead Software Engineer

Wilmington, Massachusetts Contract Job ID: 2110132859
Estimated Duration: 6 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Lead Software Engineer in Wilmington, MA.

Responsible for supporting software development activities ranging from proposal response, concept/architecture development, embedded software development (design, code, and unit test), system level integration and test, and post-delivery support requiring a deep understanding of embedded software development for complex aerospace imaging payloads.

Essential Functions:
  • Experience with the full software development life cycle (e.g., Waterfall, Agile) from conceptualization and requirements analysis through final software verification & validation of space payload level systems and sub-systems for the aerospace and commercial communities.
  • Work with our development staff across multi-disciplined teams to develop flight-based software to support in payload hardware/software Integration & Test (I&T) activities.
  • Establish positive environment of encouragement and mentoring to team members

Preferred Additional Skills:
  • Familiarity with LabVIEW and MatLab
  • Strong problem solving, mechanical, mathematical and geo-spatial comprehension skills.
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills for interfacing with customers, senior management, program management and suppliers as well as mentoring of junior engineers.
  • Ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI clearance
  • BS in Computer Science or related field, MS strongly preferred.
  • 7+ years of direct experience in the area of software development, hardware/software interfaces, and test for embedded aerospace applications.
  • Expert knowledge of embedded programming languages and concepts, such as C/C++, and object-oriented design.
  • Experience with Real-Time Operating Systems (RTOS)
  • Experience in payload I&T and ground test equipment development
  • Hands-on experience, in integrating and testing embedded processing systems to the software/hardware level.
  • Thorough understanding of modern hardware/software tools and how these may be used to improve the development process.
  • Strong ability to debug/analyze data
  • Experience with the Linux Operating System (OS)
  • Must possess a current DoD Secret or Top Secret/SCI clearance
More Details

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 www.pdstech.com

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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.

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