PDS Tech Inc Sr. Software Engineer in Mojave, California

seeking a talented and motivated Avionics Software Engineer to join our Avionics Team. The ideal candidate will have experience with safety-critical software development programs in aerospace or similar field. We are looking for someone who enjoys working in an embedded software environment, with an emphasis on safety-critical aerospace projects.

Required Knowledge/Experience

  • Experience with safety-critical software projects following DO-178

  • Experience with C and C++ embedded software

  • Experience with VxWorks

  • Experience with Xilinx RTOS

  • Experience with VHDL and/or Verilog

Desired Knowledge/Experience

  • Experience with MATLAB and Simulink

  • Experience with LabView and National Instruments instrumentation

  • Experience with the Atlassian software project management suite including JIRA, Bitbucket (Git), Confluence, and Crucible


  • Develop and maintain avionics software applications through the complete software lifecycle

  • Actively participate in code reviews, requirements development, internal audits, and other software-related development activities

  • Monitor program performance after implementation to prevent reoccurrence of program problems and ensure efficiency of operations

  • Participate in risk management meetings

What you bring

Educational Requirements:

Must have a Bachelor of Science degree in Software Engineering or a related engineering discipline from an accredited university, or equivalent combination of work experience and education

Professional Requirements:

  • 4 or more years of safety-critical software development programs in aerospace or similar field

  • Experience with embedded system hardware and software

  • Experience with FPGA hardware and software

  • Experience with real-time operating systems

  • Strong organizational and written communication skills

  • Applicants must be U.S. persons as defined by the ITAR (22 CFR ยง120.15)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.