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Actalent Hybrid Firmware Engineer in Littleton, Massachusetts

Actalent is seeking an experienced Embedded Firmware/Software Engineer to support their client who specializes in autonomous land and water vehicles as well as wearable systems. This position is supporting an autonomous land vehicle, specifically.

This is a 9 month contract-to-hire position offered on a flexible hybrid basis. Benefits including medical, dental, vision, etc. and PTO offered during contract duration.


· Provide embedded software development project leadership following CMMI standard software processes.

· Work with customer to develop software requirements.

· Create software development and verification plans.

· Design software architecture.

· Develop interfacing.

· Design software functional blocks and modules.

· Lead code development.

· Lead SW/HW integration and testing.

· Lead systems integration and testing including vehicle integration support.

· Lead software release and configuration management.

· Support safety qualification processes (MIL-STD-882E and DO178).

Skills & Qualifications:

· Bachelor's degree in Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or other technical field and 10 years of experience.

· Experience in programming “bare metal” firmware for controllers used for ground vehicles.

· Experience with TI processors and TI Code Composer programming in C.

· Experience in programming ARM processors and associated development tools.

· Experience with brass boards and testing of newly developed boards.

· Experience in developing software on a variety of platforms, Windows, Linux, RTOS. FreeRTOS.

· Proficient with hardware level communications e.g. Ethernet, USB, CAN, SPI, I2C etc.

· Must have or be able to obtain a US Government security clearance.

Experience Level:

Expert Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.