• Software Engineer, Senior

    Job Locations US-VA-Newport News
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  • Overview

    USfalcon, Inc., recognized as one of the fastest growing, privately held companies in the United States, is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to work at Fort Eustis, VA.


    SUMMARY: The position will provide software engineering support to Aviation Development Directorate Eustis' flight test and other aviation related testing while adhering to DoD, Department of the Army (DA), and Program Executive Office Aviation (PEO AVN) directives, regulations, and policies.


    • Configure special purpose ground and flight test equipment used for data acquisition, display, reduction, analysis, and archiving.
    • Implement data acquisition and monitoring controls for Pulse-Code Modulation, Aircraft Data Bus, Ethernet and IRIG-106 Standard hardware as well as other commercially available and developmental datastreams.
    • Observe all manner of tests conducted by ADD to obtain familiarity and proficiency in the utilization of information technology specific to the ADD mission.
    • Review existing custom-developed software routines coded in commercially-available programming languages (Matlab, LabView, Fortran, C++, TestWorks, and Famous) for previous and on-going test efforts that facilitate control-of-test equipment, data acquisition and telemetry, real-time data monitoring (ground/flight displays), and post-flight data decommutation, reduction (report generation), analysis, and archiving.
    • Investigate any software errors that arise in existing custom-developed software routines and, if possible, resolve (debug) the issue in the routines’ native format.
    • If resolution is in the routine’s native format are not practicable, the Contractor shall develop routines which provide comparable functionality developed in a programming language agreed upon by the Contractor and the Government.
    • Evolve existing custom-developed software routines in response to requirements as defined and updated by the Government. Evolution will be accomplished in the custom-developed routines’ native format whenever possible. If evolution is not practicable in the routines’ native format, develop routines which provide the requested capability developed in a programming language agreed upon by the Contractor and the Government.
    • Develop new software routines to provide necessary functionality as defined by the Government. The Contractor shall test evolved and newly-developed routines to validate that desired-functionality is obtained.
    • Document the results of testing in a Software Test Result, deliver all source code to the Government, generate Software Version Descriptions for all evolved and newly-developed routines, and generate a Software User’s Manual for all evolved and newly-developed routines.
    • Additional duties as assigned.


    Required Skills:

    • A minimum of ten (10) years software engineering experience
    • A minimum of five (5) years aviation experience (US Army Aviation experience preferred)
    • The ability to oversee the efforts of the technical and less senior staff


    Desired Skills:

    • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access, and Outlook)

    Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science IT, Software Engineering or related discipline, from an accredited institution.


    Clearance: Secret


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