Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans)

C++, Object Oriented- Software Engineer
Job CategorySoftware Engineering /Development
Clearance LevelEligible to Obtain
LocationMassachusetts, Lexington
Req Code19:BC-D3-005
  
Job Description
Solidus is seeking an experienced software engineer to join a team of software developers, system engineers, and algorithm developers who are prototyping advanced optical sensor control and signal processing systems.  Software will be developed within a modern, object-oriented, modular open-systems architecture primarily utilizing C++, Linux, and publish-subscribe middleware.  Challenging development activities will directly contribute to the prototyping of advanced Electro-Optical/Infrared control systems critical to the nation's Air and Missile Defense Systems and may involve field testing of said systems

Responsibilities include: 
-Design, develop, and support technical programs utilizing modern software engineering techniques, programming tools, and support processes for program managers and technical staff.
-Participate in defining, describing and implementing program deliverables/functionalities.
-Evaluate and propose use of open source and commercial software, frameworks, and tools where applicable.
-Participate in  occasional Field Testing of developed software.
Requirements:
-US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance 
-MS plus 3 years minimum experience, or BS plus 5 years minimum experience
-Proven ability to quickly and effectively learn new technologies and programming languages, adapt to new environments and methodologies, and work outside ones own comfort zone 
-Strong teamwork experience and organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
-In-depth knowledge of C++ object-oriented programming with several years experience applying this knowledge to complex software architectures  
- Experience with modern software development practices (e.g. spiral development), version control systems, debugging tools, and coordination/collaboration tools
-Experience with software development within a Linux environment, network programming, and parallel programming (multi-threading, synchronization, etc.) 

Preferred Qualifications:
-Experience developing real-time control systems software for mechanical hardware assemblies 
-Experience with other programming/scripting languages such as Java, C, Python, MATLAB, and shell scripting 
- Experience with publish-subscribe middleware, distributed systems, GPU computing, and real-time programming 
- Familiarity with the architecture of x86-based computer hardware and UNIX-like operating systems 
-Familiarity with basic UNIX system and network configuration and administration to the extent that it aids in software development                             -Experience with basic data visualization and display toolkits and methodologies 
- Familiarity with, or a strong desire to learn about, processing and control of passive and active sensing technologies such as Radars and Infrared sensors 
- Desire and ability to participate in field testing which may involve travel



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