Aurora’s work environment provides significant responsibility and authority to implement robust, cost-effective, and high-performing technical solutions.  This position would typically be filled with a remote-control (RC) aircraft enthusiast who is a top-notch user interface developer.  As part of a
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Small UAS/ User Interface SW Engineer

Boeing Company • 
Manassas, Virginia, United States
Position Type: Permanent
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Aurora’s work environment provides significant responsibility and authority to implement robust, cost-effective, and high-performing technical solutions.  This position would typically be filled with a remote-control (RC) aircraft enthusiast who is a top-notch user interface developer.  As part of a dynamic, multidisciplinary team, this engineer participates hands-on in the full software life-cycle, from concept through implementation, integration all the way to flight test. 

Responsibilities

  • Delivers integrated and tested user interface and ground segment software for systems in the unmanned aerospace system markets. 
  • Develop target software, fully integrate and test the ground software to a set of requirements. 
  • Collaborate with other engineering disciplines in planning, design and development of systems to ensure software and hardware performance and compatibility.
  • Author test plans and test cases, conducting unit, integration, and system-level testing.
  • Utilitize toolsets that support applications that runs in space and time partions on a real-time operating systems executing on a wide range of processor families.  

Requirements

  • B.S. in Computer Science or applicable engineering or science field,
  • Minimum of 3 years of hands-on professional experience
  • MUST BE A US Citizen and able to obtain a clearance
  • Must be willing and able to be an active contributor (developer) in any of the software life-cycle phases.
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot complex problems using operating system data, test software and instrumented code directly at the C/C++ level.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in C++ and object-oriented SW development .Delivered working production software in a rigorous software environment.
  • Experience using the Qt/QML Framework for user interfaces.
  • Familiarity with data networking concepts, programming and troubleshooting
  • Demonstrated ability to fully build target SW from source files
  • Familiarity with using GIT/ GITLAB
  • Strong analytical skills in defect analysis and resolutions.
  • Self-motivated, critical thinker with strong technical background
  • Successful verbal and written communication skills in a distributed collaborative environment

Preferred

  • FAA Part 107 Certificate
  • Experience using the PX4 environment, preferably on small autonomous system.
  • Experience in embedded C applications for real-time OS platforms
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues with multithreaded software
  • Able to parse & reverse engineer complex code base to rapidly determine subtle errors in data communications within and outside target HW & SW

Physical Requirements

  • Able to lift 25 lbs occasionally
  • Able to travel to remote locations for typically 2-3 weeks at a time approximately 4 times per year.
  • Keywords :   Qt, QML, C++, small UAS, pixhawk, PX4, HMI, GUI, Part 107, RC aircraft

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Salary Range: Neg-Neg
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