Embedded Software Engineer

Job Description

ATA Aerospace is seeking an Embedded S/W Engineer for the fast-paced SMTP program. This is a full-time position, and a need for immediate fill. The successful candidate will be required to work on-site at Kirtland AFB, and must have an active SSBI clearance; with relevant technical knowledge/experience that is related to the existing SMTP program.

ATA Aerospace is currently building a multi-disciplinary engineering team to support the development of embedded processing systems for both commercial and DoD applications. Our primary focus involves the application of state-of-the art, FPGA and System-On-Chip (SOC) devices to high performance video processing, adaptive optics, laser communications, imaging sensors, and a wide range of real-time control systems for inertial measurement units, fast steering mirrors, and stabilized telescopes. ATA Aerospace is looking for qualified candidates who are interested in working within a small, agile, innovative team and shares a strong desire to create a work environment that is highly rewarding, collaborative, and enjoyable.

The successful candidate will serve as a software engineer, and systems architect. ATA Aerospace is seeking applicants with creative approaches, and software design expertise that will enable our embedded team to rapidly develop applications within SOC devices, and directly support our customers. CONUS travel is required on as-needed basis, for design reviews and field test events.


  • - Minimum Bachelor of Science in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science with
      10 years of experience in a relevant embedded systems or software engineering position

  • - Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DoD security clearance (although preference is for
      applicants that are already cleared)

  • - Extensive experience with C and C++ development in embedded RTOS environments

  • - Experience with MATLAB

  • - Experience with electrical schematic review

  • - Experience with hardware troubleshooting in a lab environment (e.g. oscilloscopes, logic


  • - Master of Science in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science

  • - Experience as a project lead

  • - A history of successful customer interaction in the office and in the field

  • - Image processing experience

  • - Experience implementing digital control systems

  • - Experience with scripting languages (TCL)

  • - Experience with Java GUI development (JavaFX)

  • - Experience with Xilinx reconfigurable devices (SoCs, FPGAs, CPLDs) and design tools
      (ISE, Vivado, System Generator)

  • - Current U.S. DoD SSBI security clearance

ATA Aerospace is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability employer. Please send all resumes, including cover letters, to Human Resources at Applied Technology Associates, 1300 Britt Street SE, Albuquerque, NM 87123.  You may also fax them to (505) 998-2397, or e-mail them to  PLEASE REFER TO DOCKET No. AERO20180518.

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