Career Opportunities


Software Testing Engineer - Embedded Systems 

 

DESCRIPTION


General Digital Software Services is a business unit of General Digital Corporation. For over 25 years General Digital Software Services has provided software quality assurance in safety critical systems including requirements development, coding, code review, independent verification and validation (IV&V), and integration testing. We specialize in the testing of avionics programs to the FAA guidelines DO-178B, FDA 6230. Our group has earned an excellent reputation for meeting customers’ demands with accurate, prompt and reliable software quality service. 


We are expanding our workforce and are looking to fill entry level to mid-range positions for highly motivated software testing engineers with software experience in C, C++, and other contemporary coding languages. Employees will go through our training process to utilize our quality testing system. 
 

REQUIREMENTS

  • BA in Computer Sciences or related field.
  • Experience in an engineering test, software test, or software development environment helpful
  • Experience in Scripting languages helpful
  • A background in a software testing role is helpful
  • Good communications and interpersonal skills
  • Diligent attention to detail
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Must have ability to work as part of a team
     

Please e-mail your résumé, cover letter and work samples to HR Manager - Sandi Gudrian at: SGudrian@GeneralDigital.com 
 


Software Development Lead    

       

DESCRIPTION

General Digital has over 40 years of extensive controls software development, certification and testing expertise (IV&V) in the most stringent safety critical environments in the world; Aerospace & avionics (DO178C), medical (FDA, IEC62304) industrial controls (IEC 61508, IEC 61131),), and pharmaceutical and general packaging equipment ISO13485. Full life cycle; from development to verification. Our group has earned an excellent reputation for meeting customers’ demands with the highest quality, prompt and reliable software services. The breadth of our client base ranges from the world’s largest manufacturers of turnkey products and systems to local innovators and developers. Whether it’s embedded Linux, technical Desktop software or critical real-time applications, our dedicated software engineering staff provides the results you need.

By combining our development and verification services, customers benefit from a complete lifecycle solution. We skillfully write software in Assembly, C, C++, Java, IOS, Android, Visual Basic, C#, Ada, Perl, Python, LabVIEW, Matlab and many other languages. We are quite adept in Linux and MS-Windows environments.

We are looking for a Software Development lead. You will be highly technical and hands-on capable, you will lead the development of software projects. Managing the successful delivery of projects will require you to plan, coordinate and lead activities across the full delivery lifecycle. This will include working closely with the manager of business development as well has working side by side with the software development team.

To apply for this role, in addition to having a proven management background you must also have proven technical capability and a track record in software development combined with experience in the leadership of software development teams and delivery of projects within a software development environment. You will be joining a team of diverse skills and experience and the job requires a motivated individual who is experienced in taking responsibility and can independently deliver results on both departmental and business projects.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Line management and personal development of a team of highly skilled developers Managing the delivery of multiple complex s system development projects from design through release
  • Capable of understanding and contributing to the technical solution from design through code level working closely with the Business Development Manager and software service manager to produce accurate delivery estimates and manage the transition from analysis through to design and delivery
  • Provide regular and effective progress updates to and work closely with Business Development Manager to ensure the management of any delivery risks or issues
  • Define delivery phases of the project including activities, sub-activities, and milestones ensuring these are documented and used as the basis for the project event log, issues and risk log and any subsequent reporting
  • Participate in reviews and meetings and provide updates on project progress
  • Contributing to post implementation reviews helping to demonstrate success or otherwise of projects
  • Supporting project resource scheduling and department capacity planning
  • Contribution to the definition of departmental and systems strategies and progression of any allocated objectives
  • Work on a wide range of projects involving the implementation of new and existing systems, solutions and processes
     

REQUIREMENTS

  • U.S. Citizen
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • 3-5 Years proven software development experience
  • 3-5 years as a Team lead or manager
  • Strong facilitation and coaching skills
  • Excellent personal organization and ability to prioritize and carry out multiple tasks
  • Comfortable working without routine supervision
  • A desire to remain technically capable and an expert in current technologies.
  • Proficient in the following languages: C, C++, Python, Java, and Qt
  • Knowledge of Android /IOS.
  • Knowledge of 2D graphics
  • Experience with safety critical software
  • Assembly language experience
  • RTOS, Linux and Windows development experience

 

NOT REQUIRED BUT DESIRED

  • 3D graphics
  • SQL
  • Knowledge of Cyber Security
  • LabVIEW and Matlab


Please e-mail your résumé, cover letter and work samples to HR Manager - Sandi Gudrian at: SGudrian@GeneralDigital.com 


EOE Statement

General Digital is an equal opportunity employer. All of our locations afford equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, physical or mental handicap or disability, veteran status, or because he/she is a disabled veteran.

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