CEFD Staff Scientist 1

COMTECH TELECOMMUNICATIONS - Germantown, MD (30+ days ago)3.6

Job Summary

Join a team of embedded software engineers in the creation of the next generation satellite communications products.

Key Qualifications
C/C++ coding experience
Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills
Eagerness to learn new languages, tools, and techniques as needed

Experience in one or more of the following areas:
Device drivers
TCP/IP networking
Linux kernel or vxWorks development


We’re looking for an eager Senior Software Engineer to help our Germantown, MD development team deliver cutting edge satellite communications products to market. You’ll work side-by-side with other accomplished, innovative software engineers to develop new products and advanced features.

Our software development teams tackle real world problems such as multi-threaded, multi-core development on real-time operating systems while working with the hardware and test teams to deliver high quality products using the team centric Agile development methodology.

The ideal candidate has a strong interest in using their experience in a hard-core product software development environment with greater than 10 years of experience to quickly deliver value to our customers.

Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident due to contract requirements.


Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering; advanced degrees preferred.

Company Overview

Comtech EF Data Corp., a subsidiary of Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (NASDAQ:CMTL) and part of Comtech's Commercial Solutions segment, is the recognized global leader in satellite bandwidth efficiency and link optimization. The advanced communication solutions encompass the Heights Networking Platform, Advanced VSAT Solutions, Satellite Modems, RAN & WAN Optimization, Network & Bandwidth Management and RF products. The Company is recognized as a technology innovator, and has a reputation for exceptional product quality and reliability. The solutions enable commercial and government users to reduce OPEX/CAPEX and to increase throughput for fixed and mobile/transportable satellite-based applications. For more information, visit www.comtechefdata.com.