Senior Embedded Software Engineer

Montreal, QC


The Senior Embedded Software Engineer will work in the Software Certification team to specify, design, implement, integrate and debug the embedded software operating on the ALIA-250 production aircraft.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop software in C for ARM and other microcontrollers
  • Understand, simulate, test, and develop embedded software
  • Conduct and perform peer reviews as an integral part of our software certification team
  • Generate life cycle data in compliance with DO-178C Level A, including software high-level requirements, software architecture and design, software low-level requirements, and software source code along with associated documentation and traceability
  • Work closely with the software verification team members to facilitate requirements-based testing and software analyses
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with both internal & external customers
  • High energy, self-motivated, organized and detail-oriented
  • Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • BS in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related degree from an accredited University
  • Minimum 8 years experience in embedded software development with C or C++ in a highly regulated environment
  • Mastery of the C programming language
  • Experience in most of the following areas: hard real-time systems, built-in-test, tasking and interrupts, performing and developing tests, RTOS, bare-metal development, communication protocols (CAN, I2C, SPI)
  • Strong understanding of software configuration management and contemporary software build, integration, test, and deployment methodologies
  • Comfortable reading electrical schematics, documentation, and datasheets
  • Good team, communication, and leadership skills required
  • Preferred Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • Experience with programming STMicroelectronics ARM Cortex-M series microcontrollers in C and assembly
  • Deep understanding of DO-178C and its supplements
  • Knowledge of ARP 4754A and ARP 4761 processes and how they affect and inform the software processes
  • Google G -Suite including drive, mail, calendar, docs, sheets, slides, charts, hangouts; slack; Polarion ALM; Git and Subversion