Volt Information Sciences Principal Software Engineer - W2 only in El Segundo, California

Principal Software Engineer - W2 only

El Segundo, CA

Job Snapshot

Location: El Segundo, CA

Category: Software Engineering

Employee Type: Contingent

Duration: 48 weeks

Pay Rate: N/A

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Date Posted: 7/30/2017

Job ID: 45813

Contact: Volt

Phone: 480-448-4257



Volt Workforce Solutions Group is currently seeking a Principle Software Engineer in El Segundo, CA. The candidate will be involved with full-lifecycle software engineering and development of Specialized Test Equipment (STE) software for various RF systems and sensors. This includes planning, requirements development, design, CUT, integration, and testing of application-level and embedded STE software.

Contract to hire

W2 Candidates only; Applicants selected must hold a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Required Skills:

  • 8+ years of technical experience in software engineering development.

  • Experience with Real-time operating systems such as VxWorks and/or INTEGRITY

  • Experience with low-level embedded device drivers and/or board support packages (BSP)

  • Strong ability to debug software and troubleshoot hardware issues.

  • Strong C/C++ experience.

  • Experience with one or more scripting languages; such as Python or Perl.

  • Experience with NI LabWindows CVI and/or NI TestStand.

  • Experience with Matlab.

  • Experience with GPIB, VISA, SCPI, 1553, VME, and/or VXI.

  • Experience with test equipment such as DMM, network analyzer, signal generator, power supply, power meter, spectrum analyzer, etc.

  • Ability to communicate and work effectively in a team environment.

  • Ability to operate with limited supervision, with extensive latitude for independent judgment.

  • Experience with Software Development Lifecycle methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile.

Desired Skills:

  • Understanding of RF communication concepts and IQ data processing.

  • Ability to read timing diagrams

  • Ability to read schematics

  • Experience with GUI programming.

  • Experience with ATEasy.

  • Experience in ClearCase, ClearQuest, DOORS. Familiarity with Coverity.

  • Experience or desire to lead a small team of 1-4 engineers.

Required Education:

  • BS/BA in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent degree

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer