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Huntington Ingalls Industries Software Engineer 5 - 2265 in Pocasset, Massachusetts

A division of Huntington Ingalls Industries

Job Description

HII-TSD is seeking a software engineer level 5 to help continue our develop of autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV). This includes software development in many areas on operating systems. The successful candidate will design, modify, develop, write, and implements software programming applications. Supports and/or installs software applications/operating systems and participates in the testing process through test review and analysis, test witnessing and certification of software by performing the following duties.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead a small team of software engineers.

  • Ability to develop software for VxWorks, Windows and Linux.

  • Maintains embedded software for all company vehicles and prototypes.

  • Maintains detailed changes information between versions.

  • Designs a regression test procedure for each release.

  • Debugs vehicle and Vehicle Interface Program bugs.

  • Provides input for manuals on new features.

  • Provides input for training slides on new features.

  • Provides guidance on new release content (bug fixtures and enhancements) that can be used for marketing purposes.

  • Creates and updates computer programs to satisfy user requests.

  • Discusses requests with users for clarification and recommends modifications to lower costs, enhance usability, or expand functionality.

  • Develops test data and test plans for requested programs and systems.

  • Creates and reviews program and system documentation and flow charts to ensure accuracy and consistency.

  • Works with data center operations and data security personnel to move programs and systems from test to production status.

  • Travels to offsite locations as required, maybe overseas.

  • Follows safety procedures as set forth by the company.

Essential Job Responsibilities

Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions. Conducts multidisciplinary research and collaborates with equipment designers and/or hardware engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for product and commercial software. Determines computer user needs; analyzes system capabilities to resolve problems on program intent, output requirements, input data acquisition, programming techniques and controls; prepares operating instructions; designs and develops compilers and assemblers, utility programs, and operating systems. Ensures software standards are met.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 15 years relevant experience with Bachelors in related field; 13 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; 10 years relevant experience with PhD or Juris Doctorate in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 19 years relevant experience.

  • Extensive experience with programming, system design and algorithm design.

  • Proficient in C/C++, Java, JavaScript, and Python.

  • Experience with real-time system development

  • Experience with Linux, Unix, VxWorks and/or a RTOS.

  • Must have active secret clearance #LI-MH1

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with distributed systems design and architecture.

  • Excellent debugging expertise on Linux to debug hard-to-reproduce whole-system problems.

Physical Requirements

Office work environment normally encountered.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.