Sr. Software Engineer - UAS Control

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics is seeking a talented Senior Software Engineer – UAS Control 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.

This position will develop software applications for command, control, and sensor processing of airborne sensors, especially related to Unmanned Aerial Systems.

A senior software engineer will lead a team of software developers in coding software services and applications specified by a project manager.   The software engineer will engage in system level design, testing, debugging, and documentation, in addition to authoring code.   As part of a team the engineer will utilize configuration management tools and other development tools and methods to ensure a quality product.

The senior software engineer must be capable of decomposing a large software system or set of services into separable portions, developing, defining, and documenting the overall architecture, and portioning off the development work into individual section suitable for execution by more junior engineers.   The senior software engineer must likewise review work products of junior engineers for functionality, quality, and ensure they are properly folded in to the completed system.

The senior software engineer will develop applications related to UAS control.

The work will be conducted in C#.   A working knowledge of C or C++ will be required as well.



Basic Qualifications

Candidate must either possess a Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering with a GPA of at least 3.0.

Should have 10 - 15 years of experience working within a disciplined software development project environment.

·         Candidate must demonstrate strong competency in object-oriented software development in C#

·         Candidate must demonstrate competency in either C or C++

·         Candidate must have experience in software system design/architecture sufficient to generate a software architecture from requirements and reference models.

·         Candidate must have some experience working in a Linux environment

Other Qualifications

·         Candidate should have experience with client/server web application design and implementation

·         Candidate should demonstrate competency in bit/byte level parsing of binary data formats

·         Candidate should have experience working with source control systems such as SVN or similar

·         Candidate should have experience developing software in both the windows and linux environments.

·         Candidate should have experience developing software in both the windows and linux environments.

Master's degree or PhD in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering is a plus.  GPA of 3.3 or better is preferred. 

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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