Software Engineer I @ Mercury Systems - Torrance, CA

Job Overview

2 months ago

Software Engineer I

Mercury Systems - Torrance, CA

Mercury Systems is looking for the world’s best and brightest emerging talent. If you want to tell people WHY you do what you do, rather than simply WHAT you do, Mercury is calling. Our Purpose, Innovation That Matters, inspires our people in making trusted, secure, mission-critical solutions profoundly more accessible to aerospace and defense. We bridge the gap between commercial technology and defense applications to address the industry’s most pressing high-tech needs. Why? To help create a safer, more secure world.

In this role, you have the opportunity to be a part of a world-class Engineering Team for the Mission Systems Business Unit, a leading provider of safety-certifiable avionics, mission-critical, and Electronic Warfare solutions.

You are responsible for

  • Modifying existing software to correct errors, to adapt it to new hardware or to upgrade interfaces and improve performance
  • Consulting with engineering staff to evaluate the interfaces between hardware and software, developing specifications and performance requirements, and resolving customer problems
  • Conferring with engineering staff and project managers to obtain information for assigned projects
  • Working on problems where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors
  • Updating knowledge and skills to keep up with rapid advancements in computer technology
  • Preparing reports and correspondence concerning project specifications, activities and status
  • Developing code in Windows and Linux environments using C/C++/C#
  • Working on both GUI applications and Real-time applications
To apply for this role, you must have the following skills and experience:

  • Completing in 2022 or has completed a BS in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • C/C++ programming experience
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work with engineers from other disciplines
  • Experience with parallel and/or distributed computing concepts
  • Experience working within a team environment
  • Experience developing and delivering presentations (verbal and/or written) to key stakeholders
  • Experience with MS Office tool suite
To succeed in this role, the following skills and experience are highly preferred:

  • Real-time embedded experience
  • C#/Python programming experience
  • Experience Visual Studio
  • Experience with WPF is a plus
  • Experience with Real-time Linux
  • Experience with Source Control (Git, Bitbucket, etc.)
  • Experience with Scrum, Agile methodologies
  • Experience with Atlassian tools (Jira, Confluence)
Why should you join Mercury Systems?

Mercury Systems is the leader in making trusted, secure mission-critical technologies profoundly more accessible to the aerospace and defense industries. Optimized for customer and mission success, our innovative solutions power more than 300 critical aerospace and defense programs. Headquartered in Andover, Mass., and with manufacturing and design facilities around the world, Mercury specializes in engineering, adapting and manufacturing new solutions purpose-built to meet the industry's current and emerging high-tech needs. Our employees are committed to Innovation that Matters®.

Our Culture

We are committed to making Mercury a great place to work, no matter where our employees are located. We offer a casual and enjoyable atmosphere that allows employees to learn and grow. We help and care for one another and work as one to achieve results for us and for our customers. We value communication and transparency, and strive to foster two-way dialogue at all levels of the organization. We are committed to lifelong learning, offering comprehensive skills training and tuition reimbursement. Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or you are an experienced professional, it's important to us that you feel recognized and rewarded for your contributions.

To find out more about Why Mercury?, or visit the Mercury Community or find answers to general questions at Mercury FAQs

Mercury Systems is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Mercury Systems is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact the number below.

(978) 256-1300

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