Aerospace Embedded Software Engineer
Manassas, VA
Job Brief
Aurora Flight Sciences, A Boeing Company is a world leader in the development of highly autonomous aircraft. Our mission is to change the way we travel by applying autonomy and robotics to the development, production and operation of advanced aircraft.

This position designs and develops high integrity flight and mission-critical onboard software for UAV systems. Software engineers in this role deliver integrated and tested software in the unmanned aerospace system markets.

Work independently on a multi-disciplinary team to design and develop mission-critical onboard software and/or ground control applications for UAV systems.
Candidates must have excellent communication and organizational skills and the desire to take on new tasks and develop new skills.
Deep knowledge in a software language such as C/C++, Java, Python and Qt.
Design of embedded control software and complex algorithms.
Design of graphical user interface and communications software
B.S. and Preferably M.S. in One of the Following Engineering Degrees
Aerospace Engineering
Computer Engineering / Computer Science
Relevant Discipline
3+ years of programming experience in C/C++, Java and Python
Candidates must be a U.S. Person (U.S. Citizen or a Permanent Resident/Green Card Holder).

Interest and Working Knowledge Normally Include a Mix of:
UAS or Autonomous Vehicles
Robotic System Guidance
Navigation and Control
Ground or Airborne Mission Systems
General Aerospace Flight Control or Cockpit Avionics Systems
Ground Stations
Payload Control
Model-Based Design and/or Model-Based Test
Mathworks Simulink/Stateflow Auto-Coder Toolchain
CMMI (level 3 or higher)
C/C++, Qt, or Java
Human Machine (HMI) Interactions
Programming C/C++ Low Level Algorithms
Microcontrollers and Embedded Processors