Software Engineer

Leonardo DRS   •  

Milwaukee, WI

Industry: Engineering Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 348 days ago

Position Summary

  • Engineer to support the development and test of software for complex power conversion system products. 


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Analyze customer requirements and develop internal software requirements
  • Develop efficient and effective embedded system architecture to support requirements
  • Responsible for the implementation of large embedded software sub-systems
  • Responsible for debug and integration of embedded software
  • Supports system test activities


Basic Qualifications (include education and years of experience required)

  • Must be a self starter comfortable with taking responsibility with a significant software design effort
  • Must work effectively in a collaborative, cross-functional team environment
  • A BSEE, BSCS with emphasis on C/C++ and/or JAVA VHDL or equivalent education and experience
  • At least five years experience in the development of at least moderately complex real time embedded software
  • At least five years development experience with at least one of the following target devices:  DSP, FPGA, or Power PC
  • Familiar with software development processes and configuration management
  •  Candidates must be a US citizen and meet DRS security standards as imposed by DoD, including the issuance of any necessary security clearance by the US government within a reasonable time after commencement of employment.


Additional Desirable Qualifications Skills and Knowledge

  • Development experience with any of the following device families:  Analog Devices DSP, or Xilinx Spartan 6 FPGA, or Freescale Power PC
  • Development experience utilizing Embedded Linux
  • Experience with the development of dynamic web pages in an embedded environment
  • Xilinx ISE or Modelsim development experience
  • Development experience with implementation of a PCI interface in VHDL on an FPGA target
  • Experience in DO178 or equivalent quality system
  • Master’s degree in engineering
  • Capable of leading and mentoring junior engineers