Job: Sr. Software Engineer

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Bohemia, NY

Job Description

  • Product Specifications: Implement innovative approaches and develop clearly written design specifications that ensure DDC’s products are designed to succeed in the market relative to their technical performance, feature set, cost and time to market goals.
  • Architecture: Facilitate the design of complex products by leading and coordinating engineering teams of varied technical disciplines through clearly documented architectural level design documents. Lead the decision and tradeoff process for issues that cross hardware/software or other technical discipline boundaries.
  • Design (and Develop): Perform original and innovative software design and distill large-scale designs into architectural elements that facilitate the division of design work to teams of two or more engineers.
  • Planning: Develop plans, schedules, and identify resources required to develop products from market requirement through product release. Identify risk areas and develop contingency plans to eliminate or mitigate risk that could result in schedule delays or failure to meet specification or design plan requirements.
  • Innovation: Conceive methods for achieving product requirements and specifications using appropriate software architecture and design techniques.  Anticipate possible difficulties and develop alternate methods.
  • Maintenance: Provide support for maintaining existing products by investigating and resolving defect reports, creating documentation, and creating and releasing new versions of software packages.
  • Continuous Improvement: Take the initiative to research, develop, propose, evaluate and/or implement new methods, processes, techniques, tools, components, or technology that improve quality, timeliness and/or performance of DDC’s products or the efficiency or cost effectiveness of DDC’s engineering work. Modify existing SOPs or create new SOPs to implement new processes.
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
    • Master’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering is highly desirable
    • 8+ years of professional experience in Software Engineering (development methodologies, reusability, modularity, and maintainability)
    • 3+ years of experience in design and development of embedded software in C/C++
    • 3+ years of software design and development experience with RTOS (e.g., VxWorks, GHS INTEGRITY)
    • 3+ years of experience in developing applications and drivers in Linux and Windows
    • Experience in developing Windows based GUI applications with modern development tools is highly desirable
    • Strong skills and experience in troubleshooting software/hardware issues using software and hardware tools
    • 3+ experience software/hardware design experience in High Speed Networking, including IEEE 802.1Q Ethernet switching, TCP/IP protocols, and VLANs
    • Experience in communication protocols:  PCI, PCI- Express, USB, JTAG, SPI, I2C, RS-232/422/485, CAN
    • Experience with MIL-STD-1553, Fibre Channel, and ARINC-429 is highly desirable
    • Advanced knowledge of software configuration management (SCM)
    • Experience with DO-178C is highly desirable
    • Experience or working knowledge of hardware is a plus
    • Due to US export control laws, candidates must be US citizens, Permanent Residents or Green Card Holders


    Due to US export control laws, candidates must be US Citizens, Permanent Residents or Green Card Holders.

    • Contract Specialties Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information,  or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.



Job ID: 18163


Northeast, Software Engineering