The overriding business objective for the Software Engineer I will be to support the design, development, and test of innovative aircraft Power Systems. The key performance objectives for this position are described below:
Interface directly with customers and product support to assist in issue resolution for existing products.
Partner with engineering, business development, and product support to develop customer facing tools, test fixtures and documentation for existing products.
Implement a strategy for replicating software build environments
Develop and maintain custom software tools used by customers, engineering and manufacturing.
Improve and maintain software lifecycle management and static code analysis tools. Implement software improvement initiatives.
Resolve issues, add new features to existing source code and become proficient in the DO-178C software development lifecycle.
In summary, the successful candidate will have a significant impact to the growth of Astronics. This is an exciting position within a dynamic company that is excited about the long-term growth of aircraft electrical power systems and the long-term career development that can coincide with that growth.
Education: Bachelor degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or other related technical degree.
Coursework and/or experience with real-time embedded software development in C (includes personal projects with microcontroller development kits)
Coursework and/or experience with C++, C#, Java or Python
Ability to debug existing source code and troubleshoot hardware
Ability to review and understand electrical schematics, data sheets, and industry specifications
Knowledge of Agile, Scrum or Kanban is preferred
Interest in a growth path to a software project management position a plus
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Coursework and/or experience with the software development lifecycle (planning, requirements, design, implementation and testing) is preferred
Experience with version control and configuration management tools is preferred
Experience working on team projects is preferred
Eligibility Requirement: Must be a US Person (under ITAR rules) to be eligible. Astronics AES is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.
An offer of employment is contingent on successfully passing a drug test and background check, and applicants who do not successfully pass both the drug test and background check will not be considered for employment.
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