Software Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a technically diverse Software Engineer with 3-5 years+ software design experience in C/C++ in a Windows & Linux environment to work in our highly innovative, fast paced R&D environment. 

Responsibilities:

  • Application software and graphical user interface development for a wide variety of engineering/scientific applications such as radar, sensors data fusion/analysis, terrain analysis, anomaly detection.

  • Responsibilities include research, innovative software design and implementation of reusable software and rapid prototyping.

  • Preparation of technical documentation for hardware, software, and firmware.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field. Master’s Degree is a plus.

  • 3-5 years+ software design experience, preferably in a fast paced R&D facility.

  • Well versed in C/C++ & Python (a plus) in both Windows & Linux environments

  • Versatile background in coding with exposure to other tools such as:

  • Eclipse, version control systems Qt, Visual Studio, debuggers, databases on Linux and Windows platforms as well as design, development and unit/system level testing for software based on libraries such as OpenCV, R, CUDA, BOOST, WorldWind, GIS, Java, Perl, and Python programming.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • U.S. Citizen/green card holder required.

986PS

Senior Financial Analyst/EVMS Lead - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Senior Financial Analyst - EVMS Lead to join our Financial Planning & Analysis organization and manage our Earned Value Management System. As an EVMS Lead, you will be responsible for coordinating the day to day management of our Earned Value Management System and support project personnel with planning, budgeting, and analysis of costs.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide EVM leadership and support to our JARVIS III contract. Provide EVM and scheduling guidance to the respective Integrated Product Teams (IPTs).

  • Manage the EVMS cost system (Deltek Cobra) and maintain the Integrated Master Schedule using MS Project.

  • Develop and maintain program/project integrated cost and schedule analysis to include project analysis of critical paths and identification of discrepancies and issues.

  • Provide cost and risk analysis for program change requests.

  • Coordinate with Proposal/Pricing team to schedule programs while in the proposal phase

  • Lead initial cost and schedule baseline development exercises to include establishment of the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) in Microsoft Project and the cost baseline in Cobra.

  • Conduct schedule risk analysis.

  • Work with Program Management to establish program resource requirements.

  • Lead monthly schedule status updates and monthly updates of the estimate to complete (ETC).

  • Perform analysis of historical trending and burn rates in development of the ETC.

  • Partner with other finance teams to ensure timeliness and accuracy of actual cost data reported by the PPM team.

  • Conduct analysis of program cost performance, to include assessment of resource availability and costs against scheduled milestones and customer deliverables.

  • Lead monthly Variance Analysis Reviews with Program Management, other stakeholders, identifying root cause for cost and schedule variances.

  • Maintain the EVM System Description that will be shared and used across the PPM team.

  • Provide continual focus on lessons learned, establishing best practices to ensure PPM team is providing greatest value to our program stakeholders.

  • Communicate program status, cost/schedule trends and program corrective actions to the executive level.

  • Provide support to cost/schedule/technical meetings.

Required:

  • Bachelors or higher in business, accounting or similar field

  • EVMS team leadership experience (preferred but not required)

  • 5-10 years EVMS cost/schedule experience

  • Core Competencies:

  • Experience in cost and schedule analysis/forecasting and risk assessment

  • Familiarity working with Department of Defense EVMS contracts

  • Excellent Earned Value Management (EVM) knowledge

  • Excellent Proficiency with MS Project and Deltek Cobra

  • Experience with EVM cost and risk analysis and critical path schedule analysis

  • Experience in working in a team environment

  • Ability to communicate well, both verbally and written.

  • Detail oriented and ability to prioritize multiple tasks with tight deadlines.

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • AACE EVP and/or PSP Certification (preferred but not required)

  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required

Sr. Avionics Applications Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking an Avionics Sr. Application Engineer with a strong electronics troubleshooting background and who will provide engineering support of our avionics products by utilizing his/her troubleshooting skills to resolve issues that arise during the product life cycle. The engineer will have excellent communication skills, a team-oriented approach, an interdisciplinary outlook and strong self-motivation.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to development teams to trouble shoot functional avionics units during development, qualification, integration, and ground/flight-testing of these products, including collection of avionics data during testing.

  • Performs troubleshooting of avionics products on an integration rig or aircraft on-site

  • Work closely with engineers and customers to coordinate issues and resolve moderately complex hardware and software interface problems

  • Assist in creation of documentation, process engineering change proposals (ECPs) and resolve technical issues associated with customer returns

  • Provide on-site training to customers for usage of our products as needed

  • Track all customer reported issues and manage closure to all issues

  • Provide technical information to customers to resolve any reported issue

Requirements:

  • BS/MS Degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Physics or a related discipline

  • 5-7 years+ advanced troubleshooting skills on PCB/electronic systems (avionics a plus)

  • Driven problem solver with proven success in solving difficult problems

  • Demonstrates thorough working knowledge of electrical systems and their interfaces (aircraft systems a plus)

  • Demonstrates strong working knowledge of data acquisition methods (aircraft a plus)

  • Demonstrates intermediate proficiency using Microsoft Office, including desired familiarity with Cadence, Creo, AutoCAD and MS Visio (a plus)

  • Demonstrates ability to use embedded operating systems such as Linux and RTOS such as Green Hills Integrity (a plus)

  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Must be detail-oriented and work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision

  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment

  • U.S. Citizen/green card holder required

970JP

Avionics Field Application Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking an Avionics Field Application Engineer with a strong electrical engineering background who and electronics troubleshooting skills who will provide onsite developmental support for avionics systems by utilizing their advanced troubleshooting skills on all aircraft systems and their avionics interfaces. He/She will have excellent communication skills, a team-oriented approach, an interdisciplinary outlook and strong self-motivation. Travel is only 1-5% of time in U.S.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide onsite developmental support for avionics systems

  • Generates customer specific engineering communications such as notification documents

  • Performs troubleshooting of advanced avionics issues on an integration rig or aircraft on-site

  • Supports customer ground test efforts such as system integration and qualification testing as well as flight test efforts, including collection of avionics data during testing

  • Assists in creation of aircraft interconnect documentation from existing design documentation or through discovery to confirm

  • Work closely with engineers and customers to coordinate issues and resolve moderately complex hardware and software interface problems

  • Provide on-site training to customers for usage of our products as needed

  • Track all customer reported issues and manage closure to all issues

  • Provide technical information to customers to resolve any reported issue

Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Math, or Physics

  • 3-5 years+ advanced troubleshooting skills on electronics (avionics a plus)

  • Driven problem solver with proven success in solving difficult problems

  • Working knowledge of all electronics systems and their interfaces (avionics a plus)

  • Working knowledge of data acquisition methods (aircraft a plus)

  • Demonstrates intermediate proficiency using Microsoft Office, including desired familiarity with Cadence, Creo, AutoCAD and MS Visio (a plus)

  • Demonstrates ability to use embedded operating systems such as Linux and RTOS such as Green Hills Integrity (a plus)

  • Ability to understand detailed product information

  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others

  • Demonstrates a high level of professionalism and customer service

  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment

  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required

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Avionics Applications Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking an Avionics Application Engineer with a strong electrical engineering background and has 3 years+ of electronic/mechanical hardware & software troubleshooting skills, plus familiarity with avionics and aircraft systems who can provide engineering support of our avionics products by utilizing his/her troubleshooting skills to resolve issues that arise during the product life cycle. He/She will have excellent communication skills, a team-oriented approach, an interdisciplinary outlook and strong self-motivation.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to development teams to trouble shoot functional avionics units during development, qualification, integration, and ground/flight-testing of these products, including collection of avionics data during testing.

  • Assist in troubleshooting of avionics products on an integration rig or aircraft on-site

  • Assist in resolving hardware and software interface problems

  • Assist in creation of documentation and resolve technical issues associated with customer returns

Requirements:

  • BS Degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Physics or a related discipline

  • 3 years+ of electronic/mechanical hardware and software troubleshooting skills

  • Familiarity with aircraft systems and their avionics interfaces

  • Familiarity with aircraft data acquisition methods

  • Excellent communication skills to speak with our customers (over the phone)

  • Demonstrates intermediate proficiency using Microsoft Office, including desired familiarity with Cadence, Creo, AutoCAD and MS Visio (a plus)

  • Ability to work effectively in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment

  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required

969JP

Application Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking an Application Engineer with an electrical engineering background and strong electronic/mechanical hardware troubleshooting skills who will provide engineering support of a variety of products and programs by utilizing his/her troubleshooting skills to resolve issues that arise during all phases of the product life cycle. He/She will have excellent communication skills, a team-oriented approach, an interdisciplinary outlook and strong self-motivation.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to development teams to trouble shoot systems during development, qualification, integration, and testing of these products, including collection of data during testing

  • Assist in troubleshooting of products on an integration rig or customer facility

  • Assist in resolving hardware and software interface problems

  • Assist business development staff by providing technical insight and support with new and existing customers

Requirements:

  • BS Degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Physics or a related discipline

  • 3 years+ demonstrated electronic/mechanical hardware and software troubleshooting skills

  • Strong printed circuit board work experience

  • Excellent people skills to communicate with customers (over the phone)

  • Demonstrates intermediate proficiency using Microsoft Office, including desired familiarity with Cadence, Creo, AutoCAD and MS Visio a plus

  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to work effectively in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment

  • Avionics background and experience a plus

  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required

976TN

Materials & Logistics Manager - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Materials & Logistics Manager with experience in ERP/MRP systems in a manufacturing environment AND has some management experience to work in a fast-paced, highly innovative company.  The Materials & Logistics Manager will follow input of customer orders, manage front-end processes (planning, receiving, stocking, managing inventory, kitting) that ultimately result in the issuance of kits to the manufacturing floor. After manufacturing has been completed, will manage finished goods processes including storage, packaging, and shipment per customer dates and requirements. Also responsible for the management of Government Property.

Responsibilities:

  • Leads and supervises the Materials Management team.

  • Overall responsibility for managing and maintaining inventory accuracy.

  • Controls inventory levels and ensures availability of material.

  • Provides inventory status reports to senior management.

  • Implements and manages periodic inventory measurements such as cycle counting and end-of-year inventories.

  • Works with Purchasing to execute common buys across programs and long-term agreements with key suppliers.

  • Works with Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality Assurance, and Purchasing to identify and qualify new suppliers.

  • Collaborates with other managers to determine supply needs.

  • Oversees the utilization of Deltek Cost Point for Materials Requirements Planning (MRP).

  • Participates in ongoing supplier selection process in coordination with QA, Contracts, and individual Operating Divisions.

  • Negotiates lay-in inventory opportunities with suppliers.

  • Coordinates kit release schedules with Manufacturing.

  • Manages production planning and scheduling for on-time delivery.

  • Oversees management of shortages and other issues that are affecting.

  • Works with Purchasing and Planning to establish manage standard material costs and lead times in Deltek Cost Point.

  • Assist in forecasting to plan future orders.

  • Identifies and implements min/max and just-in-time (JIT) stocking when practicable.

  • Manages packaging and shipping per customer requirements.

  • Participates with obsolescence management.

  • Responsible for management of Contract Acquired Property (CAP) and Government Furnished Property (GFP).

  • Manages and maintains controlled areas as appropriate for storing parts and materials.

  • Ensures that adequate resources are provided for the materials management team.

Required:

  • BS/BA in related discipline.

  • 5 years of hands-on experience with ERP/MRP (preferably Deltek Cost Point) systems in a manufacturing organization.

  • 5 years managing materials/logistics teams in a manufacturing organization.

  • Ability to effectively manage, coordinate, and communicate with a diverse work force and employees of all levels.

  • Experience in training employees in an effective manner.

  • Flexibility and willingness to work outside normal working hours when required

  • Effective user of MS Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook (experience with Project is preferred).

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Attention to detail and accuracy are critical.

  • Effective problem solving ability.

  • U.S. Citizen/green card holder required.

Applications Systems Analyst - Irvine, CA

Seeking an Applications Systems Analyst with experience in applications or help desk support and Kronos experience for a global medical technology company in Irvine.

Responsibilities:

Assist internal customers with system issues by clearly communicating technical solutions in a user friendly and professional manner. Duties include advanced troubleshooting, prioritizing, and completing assigned tickets in a timely manner, as well as escalating complex issue to other IT teams.

  • Assigns bugs to Product Owners to prioritize and escalate to the development team.

  • Engages with end‐users to validate updates, train, support, and obtain feedback.

  • Collaborates with Scrum teams and Product Owners to meet project deadlines.

  • Facilitates deployments and test procedures in QA and production environments.

  • Provides technical assistance; writes and maintains user documentation and training users.

  • Prepares technical support by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

  • Serves as subject matter expert (SME) for business-critical applications; identifies and troubleshoots issues in a timely manner.

  • Collaborates with Agile Scrum development teams to learn, identify, and resolve production applications.

  • Provides valuable feedback to Agile Scrum Product Owners regarding application improvements.

  • Monitors and follow-ups with Agile Scrum Product Owners on status of backlog items.

  • Cross-trains various support levels on applications and business workflows.

  • Tests and de-bugs applications.

  • Assists with populating scorecards and cost per ticket.

  • Monitors ITSM ticket queue for IT Support and applications teams to ensure problems are handled efficiently and effectively.

  • Escalates tickets to other teams as required and documents all troubleshooting steps and pertinent information.

  • Provides management reports on IT Support and applications operations and issues.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field preferred.

  • 3+ years of experience in applications or helpdesk support.

  • Previous Kronos experience required.

  • Must be able to read and understand all operating procedures and applicable technical information.

  • Ability to communicate project needs, problems, and statuses through routine meetings. 

Manufacturing Technician I - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Manufacturing Technician I to support production of avionics-grade military equipment in the company's AS-9100 production line. This individual will support Production with assembly and test procedures to assemble products and test these products prior to shipment to customers.  U.S. Citizenship is required.

Responsibilities:

  • Support Production with Soldering and general assembly

  • Assist the test team with the assembly of various test assets

  • Perform ATPs as necessary

  • Assemble prototype units

  • Produce necessary documentation to support the engineers and manufacturing team

  • Acquire and maintain Solder Certification per J-STD-001

  • Adhere to POC AS9100 / ISO 9001 quality procedures and processes

Requirements:

  • Prefer a minimum of an Associate degree in science/engineering with 1-3 years of experience in a technical or related manufacturing environment

  • Proficient Soldering skills and preferably IPC certified

  • Capable of following assembly drawings to perform mechanical system integration

  • Capable of following Test Procedures

  • Highly developed planning and organizational skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word

  • US Citizenship, must be willing to and able to obtain Security Clearance

FPGA Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a FPGA Engineer who will be involved in creating cutting edge products and architect and code firmware for military radio frequency systems, sensor systems, avionics, control systems, and/or other innovative technological solutions.  U.S. citizenship is required.

Responsibilities:

  • Coding of software applications/firmware to be embedded in electronic hardware and execution of firmware-hardware and software-firmware integration.

  • Development and documentation of detailed FPGA firmware specifications based on features, capabilities, and requirements of the user/customer.

  • Analysis and resolution of complex system-level software-firmware-hardware integration issues.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field.

  • 5+ years of experience in direct hands-on developing firmware for FPGAs/SoCs (preferable Xilinx FPGA Ultrascale families) within the past 7 years – preferred

  • Experience coding in VHDL, C, C++, and other object-oriented languages

  • U.S. citizenship is required for DOD security clearance.

Electronics Assembler III - Torrance, CA

Seeking a skilled Electronics Assembler III who has advanced electronics and mechanical manufacturing experience and will be proficient in soldering, mechanical assembly, and epoxy potting. The successful candidate will be responsible for assembly of an advanced electro-mechanical product to AS9100 standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Solder electronic components

  • Develop procedures for manufacturing production products

  • Perform prototype assembly per drawings and specifications.

  • Perform production assembly, testing, and inspection.

  • Perform board level programming and testing using automated test fixtures.

  • Maintain material inventory with proper paperwork and electronic records per established AS9100 procedures.

  • Perform kitting of production projects.

  • Work with Purchasing and Quality Assurance groups in ensuring timely and quality work product.

  • Work with local suppliers and vendors both remotely and on-site to coordinate orders and validate workmanship and part conformance.

  • Provide training in soldering best practices for other employees as required.

Requirements:

  • Associate’s degree in Electronics with 5-7 years of experience or vocational training with 7-9 years of experience

  • 5-7 years in high-tech manufacturing/production environment

  • Experience with printed circuit board assembly and testing, electrical harness production, ESD control, and handling optical components are a plus.

  • Good soldering skills (SMT, through-hole, and harnessing).

  • Good understanding of soldering work standards (IPC-A-610/J-STD-001).

  • Understanding of inventory control in an electronics production environment.

  • Must be capable of following assembly procedures and drawings to perform mechanical system integration, as well as follow test procedures to perform functional testing.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent technical report writing skills

  • Ability to commit and work under deadlines

  • Must be able to work in a challenging and engaging work environment that promotes teamwork, creativity, accountability, and professional development.

  • Current IPC-A-610 or J-STD-001 certification is a plus

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

  • Desired: Supervisory experience

System Integration Engineer - Chatsworth, CA

Seeking a highly technical System Integration Engineer who will oversee the integration of electro-mechanical and optical systems.  The individual will provide systems engineering support to program teams and facilitate compliance of design and manufacturing with capability requirements through all phases of the project, from initial concept design through systems analysis/engineering, planning, execution and testing. The candidate will be responsible for interfacing between the design team and the production team and will ensure that the product meets or exceeds the user and quality requirements. 

Responsibilities:

  • Perform mathematical analysis of optical tracking system performance.

  • Support new product development and ongoing programs.

  • Review customer requirement documents, interface with customers to validate understanding of requirements and support technical proposal activities. 

  • Communicate design requirements to Engineering group.

  • Work closely with Chief Systems Architect and program team to define system concept, develop system performance models and flow down system requirements to sub-systems; manage and document system configurations.

  • Develop and complete system specifications, test procedures, technical reports and analysis and oversee all transitions into production.   

  • Update proprietary Argus software.

  • Develop and execute system electrical and software test plans for product releases.

Requirements:

  • BS/MS in Engineering, Math, Computer Science or related field with 5 years related experience.

  • Experience in design optimization using matrices, coordinate transformations, algebra, and solid geometry modeling. Applied mathematical experience and technical skills are necessary for this position.

  • Strong programming skills in C/C++, Python, or MATLAB.

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills.

  • Ability to handle priorities, write proposals, technical reports, define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and meet internal deliverables, schedules and deadlines. 

  • Excellent reasoning, communication and interpersonal skills to interact with multiple departments and customers. 

  • Experience in the application and adaptation of Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) products to meet government system requirements. 

  • U.S. Citizenship required. Candidate must be able to obtain security clearance. 

  • Domestic and international travel (engineer will support periodic field-testing at customer sites). 

Preferred/Not Required:

  • Prior experience working on government military program contracts preferred. 

  • Experience in servo control methods, electro optical system performance modeling, design and testing; as well as procuring, integrating and analyzing visible and infrared focal planes or detectors. 

  • Strong skills in mathematical algorithm design with experience in the use of design tools such as MATLAB, Scilab or similar and able to perform complex mathematical and engineering calculation is desirable.

  • Knowledge of Image Systems’ TrackEye software; fiber optics; cameras and lenses; and designing and planning architecture for network communications systems, including familiarity with video interfacing systems, 4K video projector systems, TACLANE Encryptors, and other communication devices are ideal, but training is provided.

Sr. Embedded Software Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Senior Embedded Software Engineer with strong C/C++ programming skills to execute complete embedded software development lifecycle for our Mission Systems division. U.S. Citizen/green card holder is required.

Responsibilities:

  • Designing, developing, coding, testing, and debugging embedded application software.

  • Write software requirements, document a software design, participate in software peer code reviews.

  • Take ownership of a software module to completion.

  • Author software documentation.

  • Access third party, open source software and legacy software (experience in rehosting legacy software is a plus).

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field. Master’s Degree is a plus.

  • Strong and Solid programming experience in C and/or C++.

  • 5+ year of experience in development of application software for embedded systems.

  • Hands-on experience coding and debugging on embedded hardware platform.

  • Experience with software configuration management tools.

  • Experience with software control and status structures as well as message handling techniques.

  • Hands-on experience in DO-178 for safety-critical software a plus.

  • Programming on a Real-Time Operating System (RTOS).

  • Experience in ADA a plus.

  • Complete software design life-cycle experience a plus.

  • Experience with OpenGL a plus.

  • Excellent communication skills – verbal & written.

  • Efficiently multi-task and commit to working under deadlines.

  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required.

FPGA Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a FPGA Engineer who will architect and code firmware for military radio frequency systems, sensor systems, avionics, control systems, and/or other innovative technological solutions. U.S. citizen/green card holder required.

Responsibilities:

• Coding of software applications/firmware to be embedded in electronic hardware and execution of firmware-hardware and software-firmware integration.

• Development and documentation of detailed FPGA firmware specifications based on features, capabilities, and requirements of the user/customer.

• Analysis and resolution of complex system-level software-firmware-hardware integration issues.

Requirements:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related field.

• Master’s Degree is a plus.

• 5+ years of experience in direct hands-on developing firmware for FPGAs/SoCs (preferable Xilinx FPGA Ultrascale families) within the past 7 years – preferred

• Experience coding in VHDL, C, C++, and other object oriented languages

• U.S. Citizen/green card holder status required.

Engineering Team Leader - Torrance, CA

Seeking an Engineering Team Leader with experience in hardware/software and firmware systems, program management and has a strong avionics background. This person reports directly to the VP and General Manager, Mission Systems and is responsible for supporting the VP in providing technical leadership and ensuring the technical integrity of the Mission Systems division’s programs. This includes all aspects of the program and ensures all requirements are defined and met.

Additionally, this position will assist the VP, Mission Systems in the following areas:

  • Act as the primary technical interface to the customer and customer engineering organization

  • Be responsible for the technical elements of SOWs, proposals, deliverables, and oversee all Mission Systems Division engineering activities, including concept formulation, preliminary design, detailed design, system modification, hardware/software development, and system testing.

  • Assist in the management of day-to-day operation of the Mission Systems engineering organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the strategic and tactical direction for the Mission Systems Division, including architecture, design, implementation, and full hardware/ software development life cycle.

  • Hire, develop and manage a team that will work closely with customers and cross-functional teams to derive requirements, architect, design, implement and test hardware/software systems using Integrity, Linux, VxWorks, and other operating systems. In addition to assisting with hardware design the team will also define and develop the OS BSP/drivers and middleware.

  • Drive customer engagement and create strategic partnerships that foster growth of the overall Mission Systems business.

  • Accountable for timely execution and successful delivery of new products and ensure technical specifications and meet customer needs/requirements.

  • Initiate and compose technical proposals, and review proposals written by others.

  • Ensure development and communication of all pertinent documentation, such as CRD, SOW, Release Notes, etc.

  • Lead/mentor team in completing their assignments, and coordinate assignments with other project team members.

  • Ensure the accuracy/appropriateness of all work products from activities and team members.

  • Ensure project development plans are realistic and address risks.

  • Work with customers and direct team to solve field problems, and to participate in field testing.

  • Provide and support technical liaison between customers, engineering, and other non-engineering functional groups.

Requirements:

  • Hardware, Software, and Firmware Systems experience with a Bachelor’s degree and/or Master’s degree

  • Strong background in avionics development as well as program management

  • Hands on technical experience in software, hardware, and firmware engineering

  • Thought leader in the Mil/Aero industry with proven success in winning new business and growing a product line - experience writing and winning proposals a plus!

  • Knowledgeable of DO-178B or DO-254 flight safety

  • Must be of high integrity with mature management and organizational skills who consistently builds effective relationships.

  • Will support/mentor cross-functional teams.

  • Possess an open, honest and collaborative style.

  • Experience leading organizations through change and embracing new ways of working while delivering outstanding business results

  • Candidate will have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Familiarity in designing system software for PPC, ARM and x86 based platforms

  • Familiarity with hardware design, block diagrams and schematics

  • U.S. Citizen/green card holder required.

Director, Systems Engineering - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Director, Systems Engineering with a Masters degree and 3 years + hardware and systems design and experience in small system development. The Director will report directly report to the Chief Operating Officer and will interact with technical teams, principal investigators, division general managers & directors, business development and our valued customers.

Responsibilities:

• Analyze technical program requirements and initiate detailed system design, device specifications and manage specification trade-offs.

• Initiate and compose technical proposals and review proposals and technical data generated by the engineering teams.

• Review project performance against the planned statement of work and realistically assess the risks.

• Identify and help resolve prototype design issues which may reside in firmware, software or electronic design.

• Establish relationships with customers for future opportunities and report technical progress concerning ongoing programs to both the customer and our senior management.

Requirements:

• Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Systems Engineering.

• Minimum of 2-3 years of experience with hardware & systems design.

• Experience with writing RFI’s, RFP’s and BAA’s is preferred but not required.

• Hands on proven experience in small system development and transition to production.

• Excellent technical writing, verbal communication and presentation skills.

• Demonstrated track record to manage and execute a project for on time and on budget delivery.

U.S. citizen/green card holder required.

Software Engineer (Machine Learning) - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Software Engineer with 2+ years software development experience using C++ and/or Python to develop cutting-edge software for machine learning, deep learning and computer vision related projects. U.S. citizenship required.

Responsibilities:

  • Use the latest technologies while being involved in application software development for machine-learning, deep learning and computer vision projects

  • Train, evaluate and debug machine-learning models

  • Participate in building high quality machine-learning data sets

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree and equivalent experience required. Master’s degree preferred in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related field.

  • 2+ years’ experience in software development using C++ and/or Python

  • Experience in design, development and testing for application software based on libraries such as OpenCV, TensorFlow or similar packages.

  • Experience in technical writing to produce software documentation

  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written

  • Ability to learn and work in a wide range of application domains including but not limited to machine-learning, computer vision and deep learning.

  • U.S. citizenship required.

Sr. Manufacturing Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Sr. Manufacturing Engineer who will play an instrumental role in the growth and success of our expanding production of avionics displays. The successful candidate will define and improve manufacturing processes to transition engineering prototypes to full rate production.  He/ She will have a successful track record interfacing with design engineers and production teams to ensure hardware producibility, developing build strategies, planning and requesting manpower/equipment/process resources, and generating assembly documentation.  The engineer will have hands-on experience working in a high-paced electronics manufacturing environment, delivering products on time and on budget.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, and maintain manufacturing methods, processes, and operations for new and existing products to assure the highest level of quality and to meet profitability objectives.

  • Define production flow, equipment setup, and processes and oversee continuous process improvement to reduce cost and enhance quality.

  • Lead and perform production assembly, testing, and inspection per drawings and specifications, as needed.

  • Apply current state of the art manufacturing techniques to production methodology such as “Just In Time” and “Lean Manufacturing”.

  • Interfaces with the Engineering staff to ensure Design for Manufacturability and Testability objectives are attained through concurrent engineering activities.

  • Prepare and revise manufacturing work instructions and functional test procedures to prepare suitable documentation for assembly technicians.

  • Assist QA with the dispositioning of non-conforming hardware/ material(s) and support corrective action activities as required.

  • Provide support to various suppliers as needed in conjunction with QA.

  • Play a key role in the transitioning of engineering prototypes to full scale Production.

Requirements:

  • B.S. Degree in Manufacturing Engineering or a related field with 10+ years of experience is a plus.

  • 5 years of experience in the manufacturing of electronics for high reliability military and government systems.

  • Knowledge of MIL/ IPC workmanship and performance standards related to electronic assemblies (IPC-610, MIL-STD 883, MIL-STD 810, MIL-HDBK-217, etc).

  • Knowledge of display technologies (LCD, LEDs, NVIS-compliance) and techniques (bonding, sealing, spectral and luminance measurements) a plus.

  • Solid understanding of design data and manufacturing/assembly sequencing as well as tooling concepts and strategies; able to generate work and process instructions for assemblers and technicians.

  • Understanding of First Article Inspection (FAI) reports and Nonconformance Reports (NCRs).

  • Strong verbal/written communication skills including the ability to deliver effective presentations to peers, management and customers.

  • Strong multi-tasking skills to apply in a fast pace, dynamic and flexible small business environment.

  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required.

Sr. Staff Software Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Senior Staff Software Engineer with a passion for software and 5+ years of experience in software development and experience with C/C++, Java and any other programs such as Perl, Python, etc.. to join our fast paced, highly innovative company in Torrance, CA.

Responsibilities:

  • Be involved with application software development for imaging systems, sensors data analysis, software control of hardware systems, modeling, and simulation

  • Hands on development of application software for modeling, simulation, data analysis and visualization applications

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree and equivalent experience required. Master’s Degree degree preferred in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related field

  • 7+ years’ experience in software development using tools such as Qt, Visual Studio, debuggers, databases on Linux and Windows platforms

  • Experience with development tools including Eclipse and version control systems

  • Experience in design, development and unit/system level testing for application software based on libraries such as OpenCV, R, CUDA, BOOST, GIS or similar packages

  • Expert level skills in C, C++, Java, Perl, and Python programming and Linux operating systems

  • Must have experience in technical writing to produce software documentation

  • Excellent communication skills – verbal and written

  • Ability to learn and work in a wide range of application domains including but not limited to image processing, modeling/simulation and visualization; data-analysis and networking will be a plus

  • U.S. citizenship required

Software Engineer - Torrance, CA

Seeking a Software Engineer to work in a fast paced, highly innovative environment.  The Software Engineer will work on application software and graphical user interface development for a wide variety of engineering/scientific applications such as radar, sensors data fusion/analysis, terrain analysis, anomaly detection, etc.  This position will work in our Integrated Systems Division in Torrance, CA.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsibilities include research, innovative software design and implementation of reusable software and rapid prototyping.

  • Application software and graphical user interface development for a wide variety of engineering/scientific applications such as radar, sensors data fusion/analysis, terrain analysis, anomaly detection.

  • Preparation of technical documentation for hardware, software, and firmware.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field. Master’s Degree is a plus.

  • Experience in using tools such as Eclipse, version control systems Qt, Visual Studio, debuggers, databases on Linux and Windows platforms as well as design, development and unit/system level testing for software based on libraries such as OpenCV, R, CUDA, BOOST, WorldWind, GIS, C, C++, Java, Perl, and Python programming.

  • U.S. citizenship required.

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