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OFP (Operational Flight Program) Software Engineer

  • ID: 488573
  • Posted: 7/21/2021
  • Location: Arlington, TX
  • Category: Pro - Professional
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 9 - 12 Months


Acara Solutions is looking for an OFP (Operational Flight Program) Software Engineer for our Client located in Arlington, TX.
  • The successful candidate will support integration and configuration of computational system architecture and software for real-time simulation applications
  • Entry level engineers will support functional requirements implementation for software systems
  • Create new simulation models using established and new modeling techniques
  • Design, develop, code, integrate and test simulation software to meet requirements
  • Troubleshoot and maintain existing simulation models
  • Apply software engineering principles to complete assigned tasks and schedule commitments
  • Complete work with a reasonable amount of direction
  • To work within and positively contribute to a team environment
  • Apply sound engineering principles, develop innovative solutions and participate in design reviews
  • Prepare, check and coordinate release of support documentation to appropriate program and company standards
  • Communicate status/issues along with solutions/recommendations to lead engineers
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • High school or GED
  • Minimum of 3 years" Experience in designing and developing software to an ICD (Interface Control Document)
  • Minimum of 3 years" Experience in Large software systems
  • Minimum of 3 years" Experience in Debugging complicated software issues
  • Minimum of 3 years" Experience in Developing scripts to automate repetitive file editing tasks
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Integration and Test experience in a collaborative team environment
  • Knowledge of compiler differences and ability to modify software for a specific compiler
  • Languages: C++, Ada, Perl
  • Operating Systems: Linux
  • Experience working with RTOS (Real-time Operating Systems)
  • Experience porting large software systems to new platforms
  • Experience developing embedded software for defense applications
  • Experience working with MIL-STD-1553 and ARINC interfaces
  • Experience using gdb or other live debugging tools
  • Experience in flight simulation 
  • Knowledge of computer networking standards (Ethernet)
  • Experience using Rational Clear Case
  • Experience in assembly language programming (any processor)
  • Active DoD SECRET or higher clearance
  • FORTRAN, Python
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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