Lead Software Engineer

  • Houston, TX
  • 20 hours ago
c++, c, python, java, linux
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

In this position you will lead a team of engineers to develop, maintain and certify flight software utilizing core Flight Systems (cFS) architecture and tools for projects contributing to the manned space program. Activities will include software project management, software design, hardware/software integration and test. You will also work with NASA customers to communicate status, schedule and issues.


  • Software project management experience


  • Proficient in C.
  • Proficiency in the cFS architecture
  • Experience implementing cFS-based missions and FSW.
  • Experience with embedded software and platforms.
  • Proficient in socket-based IPC such as TCP and UDP.
  • Proficient in Time-Triggered Ethernet (TTE) concepts and capabilities
  • Proficient with cFS's Software Bus Network (SBN) app and how to configure.
  • Knowledge of NASA Class A certification processes.
  • Knowledge of the SBN TTE module.
  • Proficiency with ARINC 653 systems including knowledge of how to configure partitions
  • Proficiency in C++, Python and Java languages
  • Proficiency in make and cmake build systems.
  • Proficiency with Linux and vxWorks
  • Experienced in WebApp development, specifically with React, Electron, TypeScript and other web development tools, as necessary.

Citizenship or lawful permanent resident required due to federal position. 

About METECS -

We are a small high-performance team providing advanced engineering, software and analysis solutions for manned space and terrestrial applications. We develop and integrate software for NASA and other government and commercial customers utilizing a wide variety of custom, commercial, and open-source technologies. Our specialties include robotics controls & analysis software, spacecraft and commercial equipment dynamics simulations, immersive computer graphics, XR systems and web-based automation tools. Active and recent projects include algorithm development for NASA's Robonaut and Valkyrie robots, autonomous UAV control, RFID-Enabled Logistics Management for the International Space Station, the NASA Miniature Exercise Device (MED-2), spacecraft wireless Developmental Flight Instrumentation (DFI), the Orion Spacecraft Ascent Abort 2 mission, NASA s Exploration System Simulation (NExSyS), and NASA s Training Systems for the 21 st Century initiative.

Perks: Flex hours, casual dress, get to make history.

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1030 Hercules Ave. Houston, TX, 77058

Dice Id : RTX19f77c
Position Id : 6193410
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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