Senior Embedded Software Test Engineer

South Burlington, VT


The Senior Embedded Software Test Engineer will work in the Software Certification team to analyze and test the embedded software operating on the ALIA-250 production aircraft.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop automated and manual tests to perform requirements-based verification of the embedded software and software tools
  • Perform software analyses such as worst-case timing, memory margin, structural coverage, data coupling, and control coupling
  • 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 requirements-based verification cases and verification procedures, verification, and analysis results along with associated documentation and traceability
  • Inform and review the outputs of the software development team
  • 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 verification in a highly regulated environment
  • Mastery of the C programming language and common test scripting languages
  • 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 STMicroelectronics ARM Cortex-M series microcontrollers
  • 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

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