Embedded Software Engineer - Mid Level

Hanover, MD 85257

Posted: 05/05/2020 Employment Type: Direct Industry: Engineering Job Number: 80560

Job Description

You will have the opportunity to develop low-level software, identify vulnerabilities and adapt features into a larger embedded platform using cutting-edge technologies. Get the opportunity to understand, manage and own new development features from the research design phase to test and integration for a real-time operating system.
 
Developing mission-critical systems that help keep people safe is what we do. You will be part of the team that helps heroes make a true impact. The work we do is important. The challenges we face are career-defining. The opportunity we can offer is one-of-a-kind.

We apply advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, AR/VR, Cloud Native and Quantum Physics to solve our customers’ missions in cyber, RF, undersea, interstellar space and everything in between.

Contributing to the design, development and implementation of countermeasures, system integration, and tools specific to Cyber and Information Operations, the Mid-Level Embedded Developer will analyze, decompose, disassemble code, perform static code analysis, kernel-level debugging, and debug and modify software. You’ll be involved in Protocol Analysis, Vulnerability Assessment, Security Research, Rapid Prototyping of proof of concept capabilities. It’s your chance to step up to the challenge and prove you’re ready to lead the world.
 
 
What you’ll experience:
  • Technologies that aren’t just top-notch, they’re often top-secret
  • A team of bold thinkers committed to exploring what’s next
  • Opportunities to gain new knowledge - as it’s discovered

Job Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
 
Additional Qualifications:
 
The Mid-Level Embedded Developer shall have a minimum of a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or Computer Engineering or Mathematics and a minimum of six (6) years of software/system development work experience (Four (4) years of equivalent related military experience may be substituted for Bachelor degree); or a Master’s of Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or Computer Engineering with a minimum of four (4) years of experience; and have technical expertise in two (2) or more of the following areas:
  • Systems Requirements Analysis
  • Software System Design
  • Software System Development
  • Software System Integration
  • Software System Testing
The Mid-Level Embedded Developer shall have at least five (5) years of work experience in three (3) or more of the following:
  • Developing embedded software systems in assembly, C and/or C++
  • Protocol analysis such as TCP/IP, SDH/SONET, ATM, MPLS/GMPLS, Ethernet, Carrier Grade Ethernet
  • Developing embedded software systems in one or more of the following operating system environments: Unix, Linux, VxWorks
  • Experience with operating system internals with one or more of the following operating systems: Unix, Linux, VxWorks
  • Experience with reverse engineering and analysis of software
  • Experience with Ida Pro or Ghidra
  • Low-level programming of device drivers in a Unix, Linux or Windows environment
  • Working knowledge of common protocols/standards such as TCP/IP, SDH/SONET, ATM, MPLS/GMPLS, Ethernet, Carrier Grade Ethernet
  • Bit-level data analysis
  • Hands-on experience with integrating hardware and software systems
  • Experience with Python or similar scripting languages
  • Proof of concept tools
  • Systems engineering of large scaled embedded systems
 
Clearance Requirements:
Department of Defense TS/SCI security clearance with a Polygraph is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

 
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, a related specialized area or field is required (or equivalent experience) plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
  • Highly proficient knowledge of operating system fundamentals (interrupts, threading, virtual memory, device drivers) and internals (memory layouts and management, binary file formats)
  • Highly proficient knowledge and exposure to computer processor architectures and instructions sets
  • Highly proficient experience with scripting languages such as Python, Perl, Bash and in low-level programming of device drivers in a Unix, Linux, or Windows environment
 
What sets you apart:
 
  • Ability to handle more complex assignments and grasp and apply new information quickly
  • Shows highly proficient initiative on assignments, exercises independent judgment and professionally executes projects with little direction
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development

 For more information, please contact Kristan Anderson @ 714-901-3844 or [email protected]
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