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Lead Embedded Software Engineer

Ameri-Force in Camden, NJ, USA


$73.39 Hourly

Benefits Offered

Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

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Why Work Here?

“Awesome Company with Great Benefits”

Reporting to the Software Engineering Manager, the Lead Embedded Cyber Software Engineer is responsible for leading teams of embedded software developers through all phases of the software development life cycle to develop innovative software components to support C5S, C5 and Cyber Solution Centers.


  • Developing and tracking software development schedule, assigning tasking, managing cost accounts.
  • Interfacing and coordinating with all engineering development disciplines, project engineering and program management.
  • Oversee formal design and test reviews, prepare and present technical briefings, report project status.
  • Guide team members on the application of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis concepts and principles in the development of software for the target hardware.
  • Hands-on leadership in the development and evaluation of interfaces between hardware and software, and operational performance requirements and design of the overall system.
  • Lead and contribute to all phases of the software development life cycle, including requirements analysis, design, implementation, integration, and formal test.
  • Develop software test plans and procedures, and other relevant technical documentation.
  • Utilize modeling tools and equipment to establish operating data, conduct experimental tests, prototype, and evaluate results.
  • Participate in peer reviews, identify, track and repair defects.
  • Utilize a variety of software languages (i.e., C++, C, Java, Python, Assembly) on Windows, Linux, mobile platforms, and embedded real time operating systems (VxWorks, Linux, Integrity, and others for Motorola, Intel, TI, and custom processor designs).

Technical Skills:

  • Object-oriented design and implementation experience, with exposure to software modeling and UML.
  • Experience developing device drivers and Board Support Packages for real time embedded systems.
  • Experience with cryptography and cryptographic applications, security architecture, multi-level and cross domain security solutions, and certification requirements.
  • Hardware / Software Integration experience.
  • Experience debugging real time embedded applications.
  • Experience with static analysis, code coverage tools, and automated test frameworks.
  • Knowledge of network architectures and protocols.
  • Knowledge of communication and security related protocols (including but not limited to UDP, TCP, RTP, SRTP, VoIP, X.509 and SSL/TLS).
  • Experience developing software using processes compliant with CMMI Level 3 or above.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
  • U.S. citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DoD) SECRET clearance, TS/SCI highly desirable.
  • 6+ years experience developing software for embedded applications.
  • Demonstrated ability leading small to medium sized software development teams through all phases of the software development lifecycle.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

About Ameri-Force:

Our team members are the best part of the company and they’re what make Ameri-Force great. When you join Ameri-Force you’re not just starting a new job, you’re becoming part of an industry powerhouse. By providing some of the highest wages and best benefits available it’s no wonder our average team member remains with Ameri-Force for 10 years or more. The goal at Ameri-Force is to be your employer for life. Our recruiting team works hand-in-hand with you to provide assignments which increase your skill level and add to your job experience in order to advance and maintain your career.

Since its founding in 1991, Ameri-Force has become the trusted staffing services provider for multiple industries, gaining a reputation second to none. Ameri-Force has gained its stellar reputation by putting thousands of qualified & skilled people to work with companies throughout the United States. Our clients have included major organizations in several verticals including: ship construction and repair, aerospace and defense, heavy construction, light and heavy industrial, energy production and utilities, oil and gas, disaster recovery, manufacturing, environmental, railroad, and general labor.

In 2009 Ameri-Force became part of an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) with the company being turned over 100% to its employees. Ameri-Force team members truly own their own future and the destiny of the company is determined wholly by their actions, determination, and ingenuity.

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Posted date: 9 days ago

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