Senior Software Engineer in Pasadena, CA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 6/7/2020

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Senior Software Engineer
Pasadena, CA
Direct Hire
$60k-$175 DOE
Successful candidate will oversee and monitor software sub-systems of the first light Advanced Optics Systems and components. This includes the technical monitoring of the partner, the review of the technical partner software design including the software requirements and interface requirements, the verification and acceptance testing of delivered software working closely with the partner software development team and using the company Software Test and Integration Lab (STIL) and following the company software quality assurance plan and software development process. Participate in the design and development of the Adaptive Optics Executive Software. This includes the update of the requirements and interface requirements, the development of the design description document, the definition of the user story list, the development of the verification plan, and other system engineering deliverables, the software coding and test activities, as well as the development of the delivered software documentation.
Required Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline, or equivalent experience. An advanced degree is preferred.
  • A minimum of 5 - 10 years of experience with software development, including all aspects of the software lifecycle: design, code, test, integration, and maintenance.
  • Strong technical knowledge and experience with one or more tools, including: Linux, C/C++, Cuda C, Scala/Java, scripting languages such as python, and browser-based user interfaces.
  • Firm understanding of and experience with software systems engineering and software quality assurance processes, including software configuration management.
  • Experience with Agile software development processes, methods and tools.
  • Experience with a Continuous Integration (CI) systems, preferably Jenkins, and frequent, incremental code testing and deployment. Experience using the CI system metrics to monitor development progress and software quality. Firm understanding of software test methods, including user interfaces.
  • Experience with design, development, test and operations of adaptive optics control systems at large telescope facility
Bonus/Soft Skills
  • Must be able to travel out of the country as needed.


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