Aviya has an opening for an Embedded Software Engineer to join our engineering group in Niles, Illinois.

Specific Position Duties

  • Design, support and test of moderate to high complexity software systems and sub-systems.
  • Propose enhancements to processes and standards, provide input for all levels of derivatives including task definition and duration estimations, and participate in customer and/or industry presentations.
  • Lead the technical solution definition and development of all phases of engineering projects including concept definition, requirement development, architecture design, implementation, hardware/software implementation, verification and validation, and maintenance planning.
  • Communicate requirements for execution from an engineering project scope while providing updates to engineering manager and project manager.
  • Uphold compliance standards and oversee the development and validation of technical project stakeholder requirements.
  • Conduct continuous process optimization initiatives and fostering development adherence to best practices and standards.

Qualifications for Position

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering, computer science, or related fields.
  • 4 years of technical experience with software development, preferably within aviation, automotive, medical or other highly regulated embedded industry with certification.
  • Knowledge of aerospace software standards (DO-178C) is an asset.
  • Proficiency in programming languages like C and assembly, with a focus on safety-critical environments.
  • Extensive background in safety-critical software development.
  • Experience developing with ARM, PowerPC, and/or DSPs.
  • Proficiency in both bare-metal and Real-Time Operating Systems (RTOS) development.
  • Working knowledge of control systems. 
  • Expertise with software requirement writing. 
  • Strong knowledge of software development tools and methodologies, encompassing Integrated Development Environments (IDEs), compilers, debuggers, version control systems, and software testing utilities.
  • Highly motivated with strong teamwork, communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills. 

Successful candidates must obtain and hold security clearance at the reliability status level, and pass security assessment for ITAR.

Aviya Aerospace Systems is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. Upon request, Aviya will accommodate candidates with disabilities throughout the hiring process up to the point of undue hardship.

Thank you for your interest in Aviya Aerospace Systems. We are diligently reviewing every application, however only those applicants selected to move onto the next step will be contacted.