Junior Software Developer in Test

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Not Specified years

Posted 47 days ago

Job Summary

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Software Developer in Test, to join our GA-ASI: Mission Systems division, directly supporting our Claw Payload Software team, based in San Diego, CA (Rancho Bernardo).


  • Windows application development for sensor management software throughout the software life-cycle.
  • Software Developer programming duties shall include implementing high end user interfaces to control sensors (e.g. EO/IR, radar) and exploit their data for ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance) related programs.
  • Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) duties include writing and executing automated tests, analyzing and reporting test results, integrating automated sensor simulation, and developing test tools.
  • Candidate should possess strong conceptual understanding of software, development concepts, theory, and operations.
  • Should have a solid background in object oriented design and development.
  • Will assist in all areas of software development including gathering requirements, designing, coding, testing, fixing, deploying and documenting.

Job Qualifications

  • Typically requires a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline.
  • Experience in developing in Object Oriented Design (OOD) and Development is preferred.
  • Experience in working in any of the following technologies is preferred; C#, WPF, UI, and IP protocols.
  • Travel to onsite locations to may be required.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance is required.
  • U.S. citizenship required.