• Calspan Corporation
  • $115,530.00 -170,900.00/year*
  • Niagara Falls , NY
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 9400 NY-182

Headquartered in Niagara Falls, New York, Calspans Flight Research center is home to a fleet of aircraft that include Learjets, Gulfstream III, and a Premier. These aircraft are used for variable stability programs, flight equipment testing, and a variety of other projects for private and government organizations. We are looking for a motivated Embedded Software Engineer to join our team and continue our rich tradition of modifying and flying test aircraft.

The Embeded Software Engineer will continue our rich tradition of modifying and flying test aircraft. The successful candidate will develop and maintain embedded Linux based computer systems for research aircraft in a structured team environment. The Software Engineer will be a motivated self-starter always looks for ways to improve products and development processes. Candidate must also find working with research aircraft on cutting edge DoD development programs rewarding.

  • Support execution of testing operations in accurate and efficient manner. Design, develop and maintain embedded systems in testing environments as a member of a software team.

  • Maintain and document software approaches and solutions through the software lifecycle for multiple programs.

  • Support development of new applications and test procedures. Evaluate new technologies for implementation. Conduct research that tests and analyzes feasibility, design, operation and performance of systems.

  • Work with an Interdisciplinary team to define requirements, design software architecture, implement and unit test code, integrate software and checkout with aircraft systems.

  • Support structured SQM and SQA processes.

Preferred Education / Experience:

  • Bachelors/Masters CS/EE/CompE or equivalent experience

  • 3+ years in software development or related discipline or;

  • A combination of education and experience equivalent to above

Preferred Knowledge / Ability:

  • Embedded Linux SW development

  • Linux device drivers development

  • Interfacing analog/digital/serial/avionics busses I/O hardware at register level

  • Git SCM

  • GNU toolchain

  • Qt graphical applications

  • C development, C++ development

  • Structured SCM and SQA environments

  • Network programming

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • MIL-STD-1553 bus

Benefits Package: Our goal is to provide Calspan employees and their families with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Our benefits include: Health Insurance, Health Savings Accounts, Flexible Spending Accounts, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance/Accidental Death & Dismemberment, Short-Term/Long-Term Disability, 401(k) company match on first 4%, Critical Illness Insurance, Universal Life Insurance Policy, Paid-Time Off, Company-paid Holidays, Bereavement Leave, Jury Duty, Military Leave, Employee Assistance Program and Educational Assistance Reimbursement.

Calspan is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Calspan supports safe and drug free workplace through pre-employment background checks and drug testing.

Job ID: 2019-1220

External Company Name: Calspan Corporation

External Company URL:

Street: 2041 Niagara Falls Blvd


Associated topics: algorithm, backend, back end, c#, devops, java, php, python, software engineer, sw

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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