• Principal Embedded Software Engineer

    Location US-FL-Orlando | US-NH-Merrimack
    Posted Date 5 days ago(2/11/2019 11:32 AM)
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  • Overview

    Elbit Systems of America is a leading provider of high performance products, system solutions, and support services focusing on the defense, homeland security, commercial aviation, and medical instrumentation markets. With facilities throughout the United States, Elbit Systems of America is dedicated to supporting those who contribute daily to the safety and security of the United States. Elbit Systems of America, LLC is wholly owned by Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT and TASE: ESLT), a global high technology company engaged in a wide range of programs for innovative defense and commercial applications. For additional information, visit: www.elbitsystems-us.com or follow us on Twitter


    We are seeking a principal level embedded software engineer who wants to be part of a team that is helping to provide solutions to our nation’s defense.


    • Design, develop and test complex embedded software
    • Deliver high quality software design, documentation and implementation that meet defined requirements as well as support products throughout the life cycle
    • Collaborate with team members across multiple engineering disciplines including Systems, Electrical and Firmware
    • Be an active participant in bids and proposals for new business
    • Active contributor to streamlining department processes and adopting industry best practices
    • Other duties as assigned by your supervisor



    • BS in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field
    • 10-20 years’ experience with a minimum of 5 years with Linux and kernel level development in embedded systems
    • Demonstrated experience with C/C++
    • Demonstrated knowledge/experience with microprocessor (single and/or multi-core) and microcontroller based designs
    • Experience with standard software practices such as requirements management (e.g. DOORs), source control management, IDEs, unit testing, and code reviews
    • Device driver experience with standard serial protocols (SPI, I2C, UART, USB)
    • Demonstrated experience with any of the standard transports (1/10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE), PCIe, Fiber Channel, Serial Rapid IO or similar)
    • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication, and problem-solving skills required
    • Ability to work alone or on a team setting
    • Fully skilled in MS programs such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, and Visio
    • Ability to obtain DoD SECRET clearance

    Highly Desired:

    • Active DOD SECRET clearance
    • Familiar with other high level languages such as Python.
    • Exposure to Simulink and/or MATLAB
    • Image processing experience such as OpenCV, OpenCL or similar
    • Knowledge/experience of DO-178 life cycle development
    • Knowledge/experience of VxWorks OS
    • Knowledge/experience with Assembly
    • Knowledge/experience: TCP/IP, and routing/switching


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