Junior Software Engineer

Job description

Position Summary:

Participate in the development and test of embedded microprocessor flight software for present and upcoming space science projects.

Job Duties:

This person will be responsible for or participate in:

• Design, implementation, and test of embedded flight software C and C++.

• Defining and documenting development environment and test activities.

• Designing and implementing software tools and test software, including database interfaces, to support development and test of the flight software.

• Interacting with scientists, engineers, and mission operations personnel to capture needs.

• Attending and presenting at meetings and project reviews.


Required Qualifications:

• Must have experience working in C/C++.

• Good written and communication skills.

• Must be familiar with the CMMI and/or software development life-cycle phases.

• Knowledge of embedded software architecture design utilizing low-level scheduling algorithms and/or real-time operating systems is extremely useful.

Due to U.S. Export Control Restrictions, only U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents may apply.

Desired Qualifications:

• B.S. or equivalent in engineering, computer science, or a closely related field is desirable.

• Familiarity with scripting languages is desirable, as is familiarity with various operating systems: UNIX, Mac OS, and Windows.

Special Instructions to Applicants:The University of Colorado Boulder conducts background checks on all final applicants being considered for employment, prior to the issuance of an offer letter. The University of Colorado is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To achieve this goal, we conduct background investigations for all final applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and an EPLS (Excluded Parties List System) check. The Immigration Reform and Control Act require that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work.

The University of Colorado is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment admissions, and educational programs. Inquires may be directed to the Boulder Campus Title IX Coordinator by calling 303-492-2127. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting Human Resources at [email protected]

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV

Application Materials Instructions:Applicants must complete the Faculty/University Staff and EEO Data (application) form, and upload the following required documents: 1 - Cover Letter 2 - Curriculum Vitae This position is eligible for medical, dental and life insurance, retirement benefits programs, and is eligible for monthly vacation and sick leave accruals.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Boulder

Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10060 - Lab Atmos/Space Physics

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Jan 22, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Freya Olson

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00742493





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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/29/2018
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