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Ultra Electronics - USSI Software Design Engineer in Columbia City, Indiana

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Job Description:

In this mid-level software engineering position, the individual will provide embedded software development support to current and legacy naval sonobuoy and related programs. This includes both new development and maintenance of legacy code. The individual will be responsible for requirements definition, designing software, writing code, testing new and legacy code, and documenting these efforts. The individual will be required to work closely with Program Management, other project team members, and customer representatives. The individual will participate in bi-weekly software meetings. Occasional travel to support offsite testing will also be required.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelors degree in Software or Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Science with 4+ years of experience or Masters Degree with 2+ years of experience.
  • 2+ years proficiency with the C programming language.
  • Ability to obtain a US Government security clearance. Security clearances are granted to U.S. citizens.

Desired Skills:

  • High level of initiative with ability to self-manage
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • DSP development experience with Blackfin, Texas Instruments, or ARM processors
  • Experience in developing software (C) under Linux
  • Experience with the Eclipse IDE environment
  • Java experience
  • General Python experience
  • Matlab experience
  • Training or experience in digital signal processing concepts
  • Demonstrated knowledge of interfaces between processor circuitry and external hardware - A/D, D/A, serial interfaces, flash memory, etc.
  • Excellent analytical skills

Physical Requirements:

  • Willing to Travel to Customer Test Sites
  • Willing to Lift up to 40 lbs
  • Effective Verbal and Written Communication Skills
  • Normal Finger Dexterity and Color Vision
  • Computer skills, including knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Software development tools, emulators, simulators, etc.
  • Willing to use tools such as oscilloscope, logic analyzer, audio test equipment and other electrical test equipment

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. A review of this classification has excluded the marginal functions of the classification that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and responsibilities are essential job functions and requirements and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities to perform this job proficiently. The requirements in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities.

USSI is a trusted supplier of active and passive sonobuoys; advanced autonomous sensor systems; acoustic hailing and voice projection equipment.

Ultra Electronics is a UK-based defense, aerospace, cyber security, energy, and transportation products group. Ultra manages a portfolio of specialist capabilities, generating highly differentiated solutions and products by applying electronic, mechanical, and software technologies in demanding and critical environments to meet customer needs.

We offer medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a Company match.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60–1.4(a), 60–300.5(a) and 60–741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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Job Requirements

  • In this mid-level software engineering position, the individual will provide embedded software development support to current and legacy naval sonobuoy and related programs. This includes both new development and maintenance of legacy code. The individual will be responsible for requirements definition, designing software, writing code, testing new and legacy code, and documenting these efforts. The individual will be required to work closely with Program Management, other project team members, and customer representatives. The individual will participate in bi-weekly software meetings. Occasional travel to support offsite testing will also be required.

Employee Type: Full-Time

Location: Columbia City, IN

Job Type: Engineering Government

Experience: Not Specified

Date Posted: 10/19/2020

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