Spacecraft Embedded Software Lead Engineer

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Houston, TX
  • 21 Jun, 2020

Job Description

**Spacecraft Embedded Software Lead Engineer** **Description** Are you passionate about human space exploration or understanding the origins of the universe, and working with a dynamic and diverse team to make a difference? If you are, we need you\! We need your commitment, teamwork, and energy to help us achieve great things that inspire humans all over the globe\. We need you to bring innovative ideas and diverse backgrounds to help us envision, shape, and deliver systems that will benefit the quality of life of people around the world\. We are excited about what we do, and we need you on our team as we take on new challenges for NASA’s pursuits in deep space exploration\. Jacobs is NASA’s largest engineering solutions provider working alongside NASA at centers across the United States\. We have the unique and significant role to partner with NASA at Johnson Space Center \(JSC\), to be part of every human spaceflight program – the International Space Station \(ISS\), NASA’s Orion spacecraft, which will carry astronauts into deep space, and Gateway, the orbiting platform providing the home for astronauts to work and travel back and forth to the moon’s surface, and serving as the platform for deep space exploration\. From critical systems on the ISS to enable astronauts to live and work in space; to performing advanced development for systems leading to deep space exploration; to being part of the foundation for Gateway\. We also partner with NASA at JSC, the only NASA center in the United States to curate all astromaterial samples returned from exploration missions, to perform curation services, orbital debris analysis, and basic research to further humankind’s understanding of the origins of our solar system\. We need you to be a part of our team\! We are currently in need of a **Spacecraft Embedded Software Lead Engineer** to join our team\. Do you have the following skills? The **Spacecraft Embedded Software Lead Engineer** will: + Lead a small team of software developers and engineers in developing spacecraft flight software for embedded microcontrollers\. + Develop and document system architecture\. + Perform Agile project planning, management and execution\. + Plan and implement the software development process across the full SDLC\. + Lead and participate in code, design and test reviews\. + Lead testing and verification efforts\. + Work with subject matter experts to identify and document software requirements for new capabilities and incremental improvements\. + Perform requirements traceability analyses\. + Ensure that coding standards are met\. + Ensure appropriate version control and configuration management\. + Troubleshoot problems or defects and recommending changes\. + Perform other duties as required\. **Qualifications** **Required Education/Experience/Skills:** _This position hasbeen posted at multiple levels\. Depending on the candidate's experience,requirements and business needs, we reserve the right to consider candidates atany level for which this position has been advertised\._ + Typically has a BS degree in a computer or system science discipline from an accredited college or university and five \(5\) years of progressive, relevant experience, or an MS degree in a computer or system science and four \(4\) years of progressive experience, or Ph\.D\. degree in a computer of system science discipline\. + Experience with leading small teams of software developers and engineers\. + Experience with planning and executing software development processes and tasks\. + Experience developing software across the full development life cycle\. + Software project management\. + Proficiency with C/C coding\. + Proficiency with Linux\. + Experience with RTOS\. + Experience with programming embedded microcontrollers\. + Device driver programming\. + Experience with Agile Development tools and processes\. + Experience with hardware/software Integration\. + Experience with software configuration management/version control\. + Excellent communication, negotiation and coordination skills and strong customer service attitude\. + Experience with Visual Studio, Eclipse, Atmel Studio, Code Composer Studio\. + Experience with I2C, SPI, USB, RS232, RS485\. + Experience with TCP/IP, NTP\. **RequisitionPreferences:** + NASA software and systems development requirements and standards, including NPR 7150 NASA Software Engineering Requirements\. + DO178 Software Considerations in Airborne Systems and Equipment Certification\. + AS9100\. + Scripting languages such as Python\. + Time Triggered Ethernet Protocol \(TTE/TTP\)\. + Software coding standards such as MISRA\. + Software configuration management tools such as GitLab\. + Issue tracking tools such as Jira\. + Project and task scheduling tools such as Microsoft Project\. + Software engineering for safety critical systems\. + Spacecraft Avionics and Software Architecture\. + Core Flight System \(cFS\) Software Framework\. **Why Work on Our Team?** Click on the below links to view just a small sample of all that we do\! Come join our team and be part of our future\. We look forward to seeing you\! See What We Do Jacobs Aerospace Solutions Overview \(Please view in Chrome or Microsoft Edge\) In addition to exciting career opportunities we also have: + Excellent personal and professional career growth\. + 9/80 work schedule \(every other Friday off\)\. + Onsite cafeteria \(breakfast & lunch\)\. + Comprehensive Benefit Package \(medical, dental & vision\)\. + 401\(k\)\. + Tuition Reimbursement\. + Much, much more\! For more information on our partnership with NASA at Johnson Space Center, please visit www\.wehavespaceforyou\.com \. + Must be a U\.S\. Citizen and successfully complete a U\.S\. government background investigation\. + Management has the prerogative to select at any level for which this position has been advertised\. **Essential Functions** **Work Environment** Generally an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task\. **Physical Requirements** Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods \(90% of time\)\. May require lifting and carrying up to 25 lbs \(5% of time\)\. **Equipment and Machines** Standard office equipment \(PC, telephone, printer, etc\.\)\. **Attendance** Regular attendance in accordance with established work schedule is critical\. Ability to work outside normal schedule and adjust schedule to meet peak periods and surge requirements when required\. **Other Essential Functions** Must be able to work in a team atmosphere\. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation\. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others\. Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law\. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language \. **Job** Aerospace **Primary Location** United States\-Texas\-Houston\-20331\-ESCG **Job Type** Experienced **Req ID:** AER0004XV