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Senior Software Engineer - Core Program Software

Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Employment: Full Time Experience: Lead

Employees at L3 Communication Systems-West create solutions that save lives. Join our team and serve those who serve us.

Who is L3 Communication Systems-West (L3 CSW)?

With over 3400 employees, we are one of Utah’s top employers. Our smart devices send mission-critical data into armed conflicts to help our troops stay safe by staying in touch with key information. We’ve taken large communications systems—ground based, mobile, satellite, surveillance and reconnaissance—and developed new ways to make them smaller and more capable.

Why should you work at L3 CSW?

Not only can you make life-saving differences for our troops, but at L3 CSW, you can have a flexible work schedule, buy up to 80 hours of additional vacation, access our on-site health clinic, work out in our on-site fitness center, eat in our on-site cafes with healthy food discounts, ride our shuttles or bicycles around our campus, take advantage of our tuition reimbursement, access L3 Perks, and so much more!

Who works at L3 CSW?

We are committed to diversity in every aspect of our business. Our inclusive culture welcomes all employees and values their unique contributions to our success. For L3 CSW, diversity enhances our business.

Are you ready to be L3 CSW?

Join us as we keep our nation and troops safe by providing life-saving solutions for use on sea, land, air, and space.

Senior Software Engineer

L3 is seeking a Senior Embedded Software Engineer with a background and experience in embedded real-time software development. This position requires an individual to support both new and existing software designs.

Active DOD Security Clearance is preferable, but will consider all qualified applicants.

An engineer in this position will be:

  • Responsible for leading projects
  • Developing and managing schedules
  • Providing responses to bid and proposals
  • Deriving software requirements
  • Adding features and supporting current designs
  • Creating designs
  • Software development
  • Work with interdisciplinary groups of engineers
  • Qualify for a USA DOD security clearance
  • Travel intermittently with projects if needed

Strong candidates will have a background in:

  • Bare metal and Embedded RTOS development
  • Application Development
    • Required: C/C++
    • Optional: C#, ADA and other programming/scripting languages
  • Object-oriented as well as structured design methods
  • Development environments using Window, Linux and Solaris
  • Familiar with various source control repositories (GIT and Clearcase)
  • Have solid presentation and writing skills
  • Development and troubleshooting on embedded targets
  • Familiarity with software configuration management tools, defect tracking tools, and peer review techniques
  • Execution of software development life cycles (Agile and Waterfall)
  • Excellent knowledge of operating systems such as: Linux, VxWorks, Linux, GreenHills Integrity, MQX, Unix, Windows
  • Working knowledge of RF propagation, signal processing, control systems, digital video/audio, networking, TCP/IP/UDP, RS-485, RS-232, I2C, low-level driver development and/or 1553 protocols, wireless communications and reading hardware schematics.
Candidate Required Qualifications:
  • 10+ years of experience in embedded software engineering
  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or EE with embedded software experience, or equivalency
  • Solid programming experience in C++ with ADA and C a plus
  • Proven experience in embedded systems design and RTOS Experience in lieu of a degree will be considered.This position may be filled at a higher grade based on the successful applicant's skills, education and experience.Due to the nature of our work qualified candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance-abuse testing and background checks. Stay connected and learn more about L3 Communication Systems-West in Salt Lake City, UT.

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