Valley Tech Systems believes in consistent, positive, cooperative, self-motivated professional behavior—we expect all employees to contribute as necessary to get the job done.
Unless otherwise stated in the requirements section of an individual job description, our positions require U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residency, or other status as a U.S. Person as defined by 8 USC 1324b (a) (3).
Software Engineer responsible for the design and development of embedded, real-time applications. This position requires a software development background with specific experience in embedded systems, distributed processing, digital signal processing, and modeling & simulation. This position requires direct interface with technical peers, chief engineers, system engineers, and program managers within the company.
Responsibilities: This job requires the candidate to perform software engineering tasks, inclusive of those identified below, with little to no supervision:
Work with senior engineers and customers to define software requirements and software design
Build, integrate and test embedded software applications in RTOS environments
Integrate Scientific Application Library (SAL) functions and COTS tools with software applications
Ability to multi-task and develop innovative solutions using emerging technologies
Document and present design material
Evaluate and leverage emerging software technology
Prepare presentation material and present at customer reviews and technical interchange meetings
Participate in customer meetings, peer reviews, and problem solving meetings
Identify potential solutions given technology, organization, and management constraints
Make critical decisions that define the direction for the software products/deliverables
Required: Greater than five (5) years’ experience in similar position
Preferred: Current DoD Top Secret SCI Security Clearance
Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering from an accredited university
Preferred: Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering from an accredited university
Understanding of object-oriented design principles, computer architecture, concurrent programming, digital signal processing, distributed processing, and secure programming
Working knowledge of development technologies including: C/C++, MATLAB, Python, Linux, Git
Working knowledge of Agile software development methods and JIRA toolkit
Working knowledge of gcc, make, and JIRA toolkits
Proven ability to successfully multi-task in a highly collaborative team environment
Willingness to seek-out and assume increasing responsibilities as work load changes
Possess excellent communication skills, with an emphasis on verbal and written communication
Working knowledge of mathematical and statistical principles and formulas.
Working knowledge of security and encryption
Overall knowledge of the computing environment at large, e.g. typical uses and user populations of operating systems, virtual machines, databases, communications protocols, hardware platforms, etc.
Ability to travel approximately 25% of the time
Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (requires U.S. Citizenship).