Title: Flight Software Engineer
Category: Information Technology Subcategory: Embedded SW Engr Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Job Travel: No Minimum Clearance Required: None Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None Potential for Remote Work: No Job ID: 2782 Description CRAIG TECHNOLOGIES is seeking a Flight Software Engineer on the OMES II contract in support of the On-orbit Servicing Assembly and Manufacturing program with NASAs Exploration and In-Space Services Projects division. This position is located at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD. OSAM-1 is a robotic servicing mission designed to refuel a Low Earth Orbit satellite. It contains 3 elements: the Flight Element comprised of the OSAM-1 Servicing Vehicle and development testbeds, the Ground Element comprised of the systems required to conduct RSV operations and the supporting networks and facilities, and the Launch Element comprised of the Launch Vehicle and supporting facilities and services. NExIS is responsible for the design, engineering, development, test, and operations of the OSAM-1 Mission through an integrated team at GSFC. The Servicing Payload design, development and RSV integration will be conducted at GSFC. JOB DESCRIPTION: The flight software engineer will support the development, testing, and maintenance of critical C/C++ flight software with the Hybrid Flight Computing System team. Job duties include: Support a wide array of design, development, integration, and testing activities associated with both embedded flight and ground support systems. Support development activities including: Writing well-tested, well-documented, critical flight code. Developing drivers for a real-time operating system to support Field Programmable Gate Array hardware acceleration. Developing or using ground tools to support testing and integration. Understanding complex algorithms from a mathematical, software, and hardware perspective. Qualifications REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Science Engineering degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Aerospace Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or equivalent degree/experience. Minimum of 5 years of related experience is highly desired, but all candidates will be considered based upon qualifications. Strong fluency in C. Understanding of C++. Understanding of embedded systems and computer architecture. Ability to develop, test, and maintain flight software using the following tools including: Make, Git, and Code review. Ability to write clear, well-tested, well-documented, standards-compliant C/C++ flight code subject to and incorporating peer review recommendations. Ability to effectively work in a collaborative development environment by addressing challenges with logic, through a solutions based approach. DESIRED EXPERIENCE: Scripting in Bash, Python, and/or MATLAB. Strong mathematical background. Basic understanding of Field Programmable Gate Array s and parallel programming. Experience writing comprehensive unit tests for C/C++. Experience writing documentation, including LaTeX, Markdown, and Doxygen. Experience with space systems and writing flight code. Experience with developing low-level drivers and working with various OS-level or firmware-level abstractions and APIs. Experience with make, cmake, or other makefile-based build systems. Experience with Git version control. Experience with the PowerPC architecture. Experience with flight software frameworks such as cFE/cFS and OSAL. Experience with real time operating systems such as vxWorks, RTEMS, and FreeRTOS. Knowledge of 2D/3D image/video processing algorithms. Experience with algorithm optimization techniques. Knowledge of spacecraft Guidance, Navigation, and Control algorithms. Experience with NASA mission life cycle and review cycle: design reviews, requirements reviews, and trade studies. Ability to learn quickly; highly motivated, self-starter with a positive attitude. Excellent written and verbal communication skills Covid Policy: CRAIG TECHNOLOGIES does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site. Overview CRAIG TECHNOLOGIES is a premier Fortune 500 technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions. We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. CRAIG TECHNOLOGIES is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, CRAIG TECHNOLOGIES has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit Craig Technologies.com.
Posted Date : 2022-05-07
Job type : Full Time