Donatech Sr Software Engineer 2 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Sr Software Engineer 2


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Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job Description: Senior Software Engineer (Embedded SW) - Test & Training Instrumentation

Our client is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative communication solutions for government applications. The T&TI Engineering Department develops state-of-the-art test and training range products for cryptographic, datalink, networking, and command and control applications. We specialize in the development of high quality, highly secure training solutions for the U.S. military, laying the foundation for Live Virtual Constructive (LVC) capabilities. T&TI Engineering is responsible for all product line and engineering tasks related to the design, analysis, test and certification of ACT systems (just like Top Gun), maturing products from concept phase through accreditation and factory production.

The T&TI Software Development Engineering team is looking for dynamic Senior Software Engineers. The candidate will be a participant in the full software development life cycle on a software development team with the responsibility of developing embedded software from design through software unit test. The candidate will interpret software requirements and translate these artifacts into well formed software design. The candidate work with other software team members creating the software design utilizing both written descriptions and Unified Modeling Language diagrams. The candidate will be expected to make design trade-offs, defend design decisions, and ensure the production of high quality code within budget and schedule. The candidate will ensure fulfillment of requirements leveraging a well defined software process.

Must Have Requirements:

•Embedded systems C/C++ or Ada software development experience (4+ years)

•Experience following a well defined software development process

•Motivated self-starter with strong analytical skills

•Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline

•Candidate must hold a current ACTIVE U.S. DoD SECRET Security Clearance

A successful candidate should possess the following (ranked):

•Cryptography systems or methods

•Experience with multi-threaded real-time embedded applications

•Experience in developing products for military applications meeting government security or safety standards

•Experience with OOA/D architectures and design patterns

•Strong written and verbal communications skills and the ability to work well with others in a professional team environment

•Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks while balancing priorities and schedules

A successful candidate may possess the following:

•TCP/IP network applications development experience (4+ years)

•UML experience (2+ years)

•Linux OR with Green Hills Integrity development experience

•Enterprise Architect experience (1+ years)

•Background and/or knowledge of range test and training systems

•Knowledge and cognizance of Live Virtual Constructive concepts