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Randstad Sr Software Engineer in Sterling, Virginia

Sr Software Engineer

job details:

  • location:Sterling, VA

  • salary:$42 - $52 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, January 13, 2021

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:815558

job description

Sr Software Engineer

job summary:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Design, code, integrate, regression test, test and document software

  • Perform software debugging using appropriate techniques and tools

  • Performs in cross-functional team efforts in integration, verification and validation for products and sub-systems

  • Provides engineering estimates for own work and others on tasks similar to those previously performed

  • Contribute to and/or lead software engineering requirements capture, analysis and creation for well-defined software designs

  • Document all steps required to load required operating systems, software, drivers, and operational loads on computer system

  • Individual job duties may vary

  • Come be part of a team building a multi-million dollar flight simulator. Our team is looking for self-motivated, confident and passionate engineers to help us create advanced aircraft simulation and training devices and products for both military and commercial customers.

Basic Qualifications

  • This position requires a Bachelor's degree in the appropriate discipline and 5 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 3 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.

  • A working knowledge of C/C++ Experience with Embedded Hardware and Software Design, Electronic Hardware, Electric Motor Drive, Signal Conditioning, Sensor Integration, Software Implementation, Data protocols - RS-422/485 UART, ARINC 429, Ethernet, SPI

  • Working knowledge of the commercial and military communications protocols (RS-232, ARINC 429, MIL-STD-1553, ARINC 664 (AFDX) and ARINC 818 (Fiber) associated with avionics.

  • Self-starter, able to multi-task and take advantage of opportunities and events to achieve results that meet or exceed expectations.

  • communication skills, both written and verbal, with employees at all levels in the organization.

  • Ability to work in a team environment and communicate effectively with peers and management

  • Must have or be capable of obtaining a US Department of Defense (DoD) security clearance. Candidate selected will be subject to a government security investigation/reinstatement and must meet eligibility requirements

  • This position requires good oral and written communication skills, teamwork skills, and the desire to participate on a results-oriented team of Systems, Hardware and Software Engineers.

A successful candidate may:

  • Have a good working knowledge of both Windows and Linux Operating Systems

  • Have experience with network topology and configuration

  • Have an interest in or experience with the Hardware/Software interface to Input/Output devices such as commercial off the shelf industrial automation devices

  • Can demonstrate the ability to perform autonomously on tasks with moderate to high complexity

  • Have experience in leading software teams

  • Have scripting knowledge or experience

  • Have FORTRAN knowledge or experience

  • Have Ada knowledge or experience

  • Be Experienced in Continuous Integration / Automated testing

  • Have experience with cost account management or earned value metrics

  • Be proactive

  • Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.

location: Sterling, Virginia

job type: Contract

salary: $42 - 52 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

  • Design, code, integrate, regression test, test and document software

  • Perform software debugging using appropriate techniques and tools

  • Performs in cross-functional team efforts in integration, verification and validation for products and sub-systems

  • Provides engineering estimates for own work and others on tasks similar to those previously performed

  • Contribute to and/or lead software engineering requirements capture, analysis and creation for well-defined software designs

  • Document all steps required to load required operating systems, software, drivers, and operational loads on computer system

  • Individual job duties may vary

  • Come be part of a team building a multi-million dollar flight simulator. Our team is looking for self-motivated, confident and passionate engineers to help us create advanced aircraft simulation and training devices and products for both military and commercial customers.

qualifications:

  • Experience level: Experienced

  • Minimum 6 years of experience

  • Education: Bachelors

skills:

  • SOFTWARE ENGINEER

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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