Embedded Software Engineer (Cleared, Sr. level preferred)

L3 Technologies - San Diego, CA (30+ days ago)3.8

As an embedded software engineer at L3 Telemetry and RF Products, you will work as part of a project team on the design, implementation and test of hardware and software that meets technical and functional specifications, following established development processes (including design and code reviews). This includes development, integration and test support for embedded systems including 8051 (Keil development environment), SoC (ARM) and other architectures.

You should have experience using tools such as logic analyzers and scopes to debug potential hardware interface problems during embedded development.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

Participating in high-level architecture design as a member of the design review team
Applying engineering principles/concepts to solve problems and make modifications as necessary
Documenting the software design and conducting peer reviews to ensure designs meet requirements
Recommending, prototyping and implementing design solutions for complex subsystems
Developing software that meets the requirements, performs unit tests, and integrates within a larger functional system
Evaluating, verifying and validating developed software in the lab
Working within a cross-functional team of system, software, hardware and test engineers
Providing required status to the Program Manager and/or Project Engineer and supporting the successful execution of projects/programs
Demonstrating consistent ability to solve problems independently
Assessing and communicating the impact of design decisions on other organizations. Working cohesively with other areas to resolve these issues


A qualified candidate will have:
A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or other technical field or equivalent education/experience
At least 5 years of embedded software development experience in C / C++
At least 3 years of development experience in VHDL
Experience with common software configuration management tools, such as Subversion
Experience with Embedded Linux development
Ability to read and interpret hardware schematics and test hardware interfaces to FPGA, microcontrollers and peripheral components
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, agile, results-oriented environment as an individual contributor and as an effective team player
Disciplined “root cause” approach to problem solving and troubleshooting that includes hypothesis formulation and design of experiment intended to prove / disprove the hypothesis
Ability to travel up to 10% of the time
Experience with TCP/IP networking, VxWorks, and multi-threaded and distributed programming is preferred.

Experience with aircraft systems is desired.

This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance. Preference will be given to candidates with an active Secret (or higher) clearance at the time of hire.

L3 Telemetry & RF Products, located in San Diego, is a full service manufacturer of state-of-the-art communication and telemetry solutions for space, airborne, terrestrial and maritime applications. Our integrated solutions combine latest-generation technologies and proven processes and are provided to defense, intelligence and government agencies, as well as international and commercial organizations. We partner with customers, industry and academia to develop innovations that reduce costs and improve performance.

We offer competitive benefits and an alternate Fridays off schedule. Do you have what it takes to be L3 ? If so, please apply now; we’re anxious to hear from you!

For more information, vi sit our division’s web site at: www.L3T.com/TRF .

Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.

US Security Clearance Required : None
: Full-time
: Day - 1st
: Yes, 10 % of the Time
: Division - Telemetry & RF Products - CA-21000007
Job Level
: Individual Contributor
Job Posting
: May 7, 2018, 7:02:30 PM
: Engineering-Hardware/Software