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Software Engineer Scientist II

Company: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: November 17, 2019

Job Description:

Job Tracking ID: 85347-292494
Location: Huntsville, AL
Job Type: Full-Time/RegularDate Updated: September 09, 2019
Radford Job Code: 05161-05166 Job Description:

GENERAL JOB SUMMARY:
Serves as an engineering and scientific team member responsible for assigned activities supporting the senior engineer/scientist and the engineering/scientific team leader in completion of U. S. Government assigned task orders. Team members should possess a BS in engineering or computer science, or relevant experience. Assists the senior engineer/scientist and the engineering/scientific team leader by accomplishing assigned technical activities.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
--- Develop production-ready flight control software for sUAS.
--- Implement controllers for specialized autonomous flight modes.
--- Implement Human-Machine Interfaces to pass parameters and waypoints to said controllers.
--- Analyze previous flight data to inform control parameter selection.
--- Optimize existing flight control software.


Other Job Functions:
--- Other related duties may be assigned
--- Provide on call support.
--- Work with members of the subcontractor team.
--- Take part in technical reviews.
--- Review proposals
--- Assist in preparation of proposals
--- Participation in field exercises, for extended periods of time, up to several weeks may be required

Experience and Skills:KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES DESIRED:
--- Advanced degree in robotics, computer or electrical engineering, computer science, or equivalent work experience.
--- Strong C++ and Python skills.
--- Previous experience with open-source flight control stacks such as Ardupilot and PX4.
--- System design experience with middleware such as ROS.
--- Familiarity with extended Kalman filters and higher-level algorithms.
--- Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot issues in both the hardware and software domains.
--- Knowledge of MATLAB, Qt, MAVLink, and C# is recommended.
--- Machine vision and AI experience is a plus.
--- Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards as well as company proprietary information
--- Ability to work in a teaming environment
--- Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors
--- Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary
--- Ability to adhere to workplace rules
--- Experience with UAS or aircraft

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
--- BS Engineering or Computer Science Degree
--- 3 to 5 years task related experience required


WORK ENVIROMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
--- Office environment
--- Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time
--- Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones)
--- Ability to lift up to 25 pounds
--- Travel 15% of the time


Additional Information: Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings: 1
Years of Experience: At least 3 Years
Level of Education: BA/BS
Starting Date : ASAP

Keywords: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Birmingham , Software Engineer Scientist II, IT / Software / Systems , Huntsville, Alabama

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