CCP Spacecraft Software Engineer

Job Posted 8/23/2023
Associates Systems
Houston, TX 77058
United States
Category Software Jobs
Job Description
Proof of U.S. Citizenship or US Permanent Residency is a requirement for this position

All Qualified Resumes Responded to in 24 Hrs or Less

To fulfill this critical role, you will need expertise in all aspects of the Human Rated software development life cycle, including:

  • System integration and interface management and coordination

  • Software testing and verification

  • Software Product Assessment for completeness of design and implementation

  • Software Process Assessment (including Compliance assessment) across the full development life cycle


This position has been posted at multiple levels. Depending on the candidate's experience, requirements, and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates at any level for which this position has been advertised.

  • BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and fourteen (14) years of progressive, relevant experience, or an MS degree in a computer or system science discipline and twelve (12) years of progressive experience, or a Ph.D. degree in a computer or system discipline and seven (7) years of progressive experience. Require demonstrated and recognized technical expertise in speciality areas of engineering system design and analysis

  • Experience in one or more of the following specialty areas:

    • Spacecraft Display & Control Systems

    • Safety Critical Human-Rated Software Development

    • Human Rated Mature Software Processes

    • Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS)

    • Fault Detection, Isolation and Recovery (FDIR) for Distributed Avionics Architectures

    • Autonomous Systems

    • Data Engineering/Data Governance

    • Piloting

  • Proficiency with team collaboration tools such as Microsoft Teams, Webex, Skype, Sharepoint, Jira

  • Experience working as part of an Integrated Product Team to develop avionic systems

  • Experience leading a software development project across the full development life cycle

  • Experience fostering a collaborative team environment

  • Excellent communication, negotiation and coordination skills and strong customer service attitude

Requisition Preferences: 

  • Experience with:

    • Spacecraft Avionics and Software Architecture

    • Safety and flight critical software development

    • NASA software and systems development standards (incl NPR 7150.2)

    • ARINC 664, 653

    • TCP/IP

    • RTC DO178

    • Object oriented software development

    • Agile software development

    • Proficiency with C/C++ coding

    • Proficiency with Linux

    • Proficiency with scripting languages such as Python

    • Software project management experience

  • Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)