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Lead, Software Engineer

  • ID: 486084
  • Posted: 6/10/2021
  • Location: Wilmington, MA
  • Category: Pro - Professional
  • Job Type: Temp to Direct
  • Duration: 3 - 6 Months


Acara Solutions is looking for a Lead, Software Engineer for our Client located 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
  • Post-delivery support requiring a deep understanding of embedded software development for complex aerospace imaging payloads.
  • 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.
  • Lead software development projects and serve as a liaison between developers, program management, analysts, other engineering disciplines, customers, and suppliers.
  • Establish positive environment of encouragement and mentoring to team members
Pay and Benefits:
The salary for this position is $90.00 per hour (Max Pay rate).
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • BS degree in Computer Science.
  • Minimum of 7 years" experience in Area of software development, hardware/software interfaces, and test for embedded aerospace applications.
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Qualifications:
  • 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
  • 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.
  • Experience in estimating large software programs for current and new business opportunities
  • Strong ability to debug/analyze data
  • Experience with the Linux Operating System (OS)
  • Possess a current DoD Secret or Top Secret/SCI clearance
Additional Information:
  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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