The Sr. Software Engineer will be part of a team that acts as an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, forestry, forklift, and industrial machinery markets, maximizing value for customers through innovative solutions. With a diverse line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels, and a global service network, we tap into the power of data and technology to enhance safety and productivity while optimizing performance.
Perform a leadership role in the development of systems, software architectures, hardware devices, and embedded software from concept to production that meet design principles and satisfy established functional requirements for new machine automation, control, and communication capabilities
Identify and evaluate new tools, techniques, and technologies that advance the state of machine functionality and development processes
Analyze the performance of deployed control systems to identify targeted improvements to functionality, reliability, and resource utilization
Perform design reviews and test critical aspects of systems as needed to support team based agile software practices and enforce compliance with standards and architectural frameworks
Complete all aspects of software development for assigned work items including requirement review, effort estimation, design, reviews, programming, functional testing, and release
Develop software that satisfies programming standards, conforms to architectural structures and design principles, and meets functional requirements
Provide instruction and advice to development team members as needed to adopt new technologies, maintain legacy software, and complete projects
Support version management and development branching policies using Git
Expertise in the development of many levels and types of software for real-time embedded and distributed control systems such as device drivers, interface protocols, system services, kernel modifications, boot loaders, abstraction layers, network stacks, operator interfaces, remote controls, operational logic, automation and sequencing, data logging, on-board diagnostics, and off-board analytics
Experience or working knowledge of machine autonomy software including perception, data fusion, mapping, path planning, and deep learning
Experience developing or using database systems to perform support services for control systems such as event logging, analytics, or interactive HMI functions
Experience configuring RTOS kernels and integrating kernels and BSPs with hardware platforms
Interact professionally with other customers and domestic/overseas employees
Process multiple work items per iteration from a prioritized agile backlog
Support team based agile methodology by performing peer reviews and testing
Research, system level analysis, and development
Participate in architectural design and documentation
Solid experience developing real-time embedded machine control software using RTOS and C/C++
Proven experience with Linux and experience with containerization preferred
Working knowledge of networking and distributed control systems
Familiarity with safety critical system design and industry standards
Knowledge of common machine control sensors, actuators, and other typical control devices required
General hands-on experience with engineering tools and processes associated with hardware development, software development, integration, embedded systems validation, troubleshooting, and problem solving is required
Familiarity with machine learning and autonomous vehicles is preferred
Experience developing with MATLAB, Java, and Python beneficial
Experience with database systems and cloud computing is a plus
Knowledge of operational excellence / lean six-sigma concepts beneficial
Customer-focused, with ability to work in a team environment as well as individually
Ability to work in a fast paced, deadline focused work environment
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
OpenArc is a technology consulting firm providing industry-leading technical talent placement, software development, and technology strategy services to clients nationwide. Through a unique blending of people and software, OpenArc has a business practice that delivers amazing enterprise, mobile and consumer-facing apps and the best talent for contract, contract-to-hire and direct placements for clients and partners alike.
Staffed with the most-trusted recruiting experts, elite software developers, UI/UX designers and market experts, our team provides clients with the best resources, the right techniques and world-class support resulting in powerful measurable success.