CCP Spacecraft Software Engineer (ADV0002WJ) & (ADV0002WK) - ERC

Engineering Research
 Houston, TX

For more than 30 years, ERC has been delivering the advantage needed to solve our customers’ and the nation’s toughest challenges. A trusted partner to the Defense and Space communities. We provide the advanced engineering, innovative technology, and subject-matter expertise to deliver the mission results our customers need to keep the nation safe and secure. Our unique solutions enhance readiness, optimize performance, and help ensure success in the air, on the ground and in space.

An essential part of our success is our corporate culture built on respect, empowerment, and collaboration. Our culture elevates our people, ensuring they provide best-in-class service and solutions to our customers. We always strive to do the right thing. We believe that are our people are our best asset and human connection our greatest strength.

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Your role:

The CCP Spacecraft Software Engineer will join our team with ERC, a JETS teammate company.

What you’ll do all day:

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
  • Perform other duties as required

You will love this job if you:

  • Are a self-starter and require little oversight to complete given tasks
  • Enjoy a fast-paced work environment
  • Love working with diverse groups of individuals, including engineers and technicians
  • Are good at communicating with people
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Enjoy multitasking

Minimum requirements for this position:

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 engineering from an accredited engineering school and a minimum of fourteen (14) years of direct engineering experience, or a MS degree from an accredited engineering school and twelve (12) years of direct engineering experience, or Ph.D. degrees and nine (9) years direct engineering experience….OR
  • 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

Desired skills and experience for this position:

  • 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)

What we offer:

  • Competitive salaries.
  • Continuing education assistance.
  • Professional development allotment.
  • Multiple healthcare benefit packages.
  • 401K with employer matching.
  • Paid time off (PTO) along with federally recognized holiday schedule.