Avionics Software Engineer
The Spaceship Company (TSC) is an affiliate of **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. as a space-system manufacturing organization. Headquartered at Mojave Air and Space Port in Mojave, California, it is building and testing a fleet of WhiteKnightTwo carrier aircraft and SpaceShipTwo reusable spaceships that, together, form **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.’s human spaceflight system. Like many Virgin companies across the world, its team of over 350 talented and dedicated engineers, technicians and professionals are drawn together by a willingness to disrupt and challenge the status quo and deliver innovative aerospace solutions to our customers’ needs. TSC’s extensive capabilities encompass preliminary vehicle design and analysis, manufacturing, ground testing, flight testing and post-delivery support.
TSC and the greater Virgin Organization have a relaxed and informal culture that encourages individuality and innovation. You will be motivated, enterprising and enthusiastic. Company culture is such that you need to be able to “check your ego at the door”, be a self-starter and possess a sense of humility. You will work well under pressure and thrive on being given challenges and responsibility. You will communicate clearly and be confident and persuasive. You will have a high level of integrity and understand the need of complete confidentiality.
Who You Are
TSC is seeking a talented and motivated Avionics Software Engineer to join our Avionics Team. The ideal candidate will have experience with software development programs in aerospace or similar field. We are looking for someone who enjoys working in an embedded software environment, with an emphasis on safety-critical aerospace projects.
Develop and maintain avionics software applications through the complete software lifecycle
Actively participate in code reviews, requirements development, internal audits, and other software-related development activities
Monitor program performance after implementation to prevent reoccurrence of program problems and ensure efficiency of operations
Participate in risk management meetings
Must have a Bachelor of Science degree in Software Engineering or a related engineering discipline from an accredited university, or equivalent combination of work experience and education
4 or more years of software development programs in aerospace or similar field
Experience with embedded system hardware and software
Experience with FPGA hardware and software
Experience with real-time operating systems
Strong organizational and written communication skills
Experience with aerospace software projects following DO-178
Experience with C and C embedded software
Experience with VxWorks
Experience with Xilinx RTOS
Experience with VHDL and/or Verilog
Experience with MATLAB and Simulink
Experience with LabView and National Instruments instrumentation
Experience with the Atlassian software project management suite including JIRA, Bitbucket (Git), Confluence, and Crucible
To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by ITAR (22 CFR §120.15) or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
The Spaceship Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with The Spaceship Company is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.
iCIMS Req Number: 2018-4590
FLSA Status: Exempt
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