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Embedded Systems Engineer
Job CategoryMA - Systems Engineering and/or Architecture
Clearance LevelEligible to Obtain
LocationMassachusetts, Lexington
Req Code17:BC-D3-012
  
Job Description
Solidus is searching for an Embedded Systems Engineer.

Software and embedded systems engineer is needed to architect, design, develop, and maintain complex software, develop graphical user interfaces and data distribution architectures, and integrate and test custom systems in the laboratory and in the field.  The successful candidate will work with diverse hardware in support of the design of next-generation radar testbeds and will interface with technicians and subsystem engineers.
Requirements:
- US Citizen and Able to obtain a  Secret/Top Secret DoD Security Clearance.  An Active Secret/Top Secret Clearance desired.
- PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field plus five years minimum experience.  In lieu of a PhD, an MS in the above areas with a minimum of 8 years of directly related experience will be considered
- 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.)
- Strong competency with Windows and Linux
- Proficiency with C++ and object oriented design
- Candidate must have good organizational skills with the ability to complete assignments working independently and in a team environment
- Effective communication with colleagues, sponsors and other research sites

Preferred Skills:
- Familiarity with radar, optical or telemetry sensors
- Experience with diverse hardware:  Xeon, Xeon Phi, GPU, Power8
- Experience with any of the following technologies:  embedded systems, real-time systems, CUDA, CMake, GNU autotools, Git, OpenMP, MPI, OpenACC, ZeroMQ, Nanomsg, Infiniband, RDMA, Cilk, multicore programming, network programming, Qt
- Experience with:
    - developing, distributed systems involving publish-subscribe Middleware, such as DDS
    - shell scripting
    - MATLAB, C, Python, Eclipse, RCP
    - real-time programming
    - basic data visualization and display toolkits and methodologies
- Desire and ability to participate in field testing which may involve travel

Applicants selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship may be required. Solidus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. NOTICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PLAN FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, DISABLED VETERANS AND OTHER PROTECTED VETERANS. It is the policy of this Company to seek and employ qualified individuals at all locations and facilities, and to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees in recruiting, hiring, placement, training, compensation, insurance, benefits, promotion, transfer, and termination. To achieve this, we are dedicated to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans, and other protected veterans. The objective in adopting the Affirmative Action Programs is to place qualified individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans and other protected veterans in all job classifications. These Affirmative Action Programs are available for inspection by any applicant or employee by contacting the Company's EEO Coordinator, in the Human Resources office, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm