Sentinel Software Developer

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, an employee-owned company, is seeking a talented Software Developer to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The candidate will work on-site at Redstone Arsenal and will be expected to design, develop, test, integrate, and optimize software for use in the tactical AN/MPQ-64 A3 Sentinel radar, Sentinel radar simulations, and Sentinel radar data collection/reduction tools. Some travel and field test support will be required.




Basic Qualifications

Candidate must possess a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering, from an ABET-accredited school.

Candidate must have a minimum of 3+ years of applicable experience with software engineering and should be prepared to demonstrate all or portions of the following:

  1. Fluency with C and C++

  2. Experience with Linux (Redhawk) and RTOS (real time operating systems)

  3. The ability to organize and marshal small teams of developers to a task

  4. Familiarity with an iterative software design process, such as Agile

  5. Practical experience with automated software testing and code review processes

Competence with version control systems, such as Git

Candidate must be a US citizen, and must be a resident of the Huntsville, AL area or be willing to relocate to the Huntsville, AL area.

Other Qualifications

Experience with the following tools, concepts, and products is a plus:

  • Radar

  • IAMD, IFPC, and/or CRAM programs

  • System performance optimization

  • Linux operating system

  • VxWorks operating system

  • Matlab or Python


Candidates are encouraged to provide either verifiable contributions to open-source projects or original software "code samples."


Candidates must have good verbal, written, and visual communication skills and be able to work in a fast paced, team-oriented environment.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

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