Early Career Embedded Flight Software Engineer
Company: Blue Origin
Posted on: November 20, 2022
We are a diverse team of collaborators, doers, and
problem-solvers who are relentlessly committed to a culture of
safety. This position will directly impact the history of space
exploration and will require your commitment and detailed attention
towards safe and repeatable space flight. Join us in lowering the
cost of access to space and enabling Blue Origin's vision of
millions of people living and working in space to benefit Earth.As
part of a small, hard-working, and accomplished team of experts,
you will be responsible for designing, building, and continuously
improving New Glenn's avionics flight software and development
tools, allowing us to launch and land rockets faster, cheaper, and
better. Together, our forward-thinking team develops the avionics
software and the tools that enable us to deliver safe and
well-tested software to our vehicles.This role can sit in either
Huntsville AL, Phoenix AZ, Denver CO, Seattle WA, El Segundo CA,
Woodland Hills CA, Space Coast FL, or Reston
- Work on the BSP, drivers, middleware, and application software
for New Glenn avionics boxes.
- Develop tools supporting development and testing of our
- Participate in all software development life cycle activities
including requirements, architecture, design, implementation, and
- Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams of electrical,
mechanical, aerospace and systems engineers.
- Learn a lot and have fun!Qualifications:
- Minimum of a B.S. degree in computer science, computer
engineering, electrical engineering, or related field.
- Experience writing low level software, for example bare metal
systems, kernel development, drivers.
- Strong C or C++ skills.
- Working knowledge of Python.
- Ability to earn trust, maintain positive and professional
relationships, and contribute to a culture of inclusion.Desired:
- Experience with real-time embedded and/or safety-critical
software development and debugging.
- Understanding of communications protocols like TCP/IP, UART,
SPI and others, packet formats and serialization.
- Experience developing software that directly interacts with
hardware or programmable logic.
- M.S. degree in computer science, computer engineering,
electrical engineering, or related field.The expected salary range
for the position is displayed in accordance with the Colorado Equal
Pay for Equal Work Act. Final agreed upon compensation is based
upon individual qualifications and experience. Estimated hourly
wage (Colorado only): $82K-$137KDon't meet every single
requirement? Studies have shown that some people are less likely to
apply to jobs unless they meet every single desired qualification.
At Blue Origin, we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive,
and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but
your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every
qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply
anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other
roles.Export Control RegulationsApplicants for employment at Blue
Origin must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident
(i.e. current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the
U.S.as a refugee or granted asylum.Equal Employment OpportunityBlue
Origin is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer and is committed to attracting, retaining, and developing
a highly qualified, diverse, and dedicated work force. Blue Origin
hires and promotes people on the basis of their qualifications,
performance, and abilities. We support the establishment and
maintenance of a workplace that fosters trust, equality, and
teamwork, in which all employees recognize and appreciate the
diversity of individual team members. We provide all qualified
applicants for employment and employees with equal opportunities
for hire, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment,
regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin/ethnicity, age,
physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran
status, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal,
state, and/or local law. Blue Origin will consider for employment
qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent
with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more
information on "EEO Is the Law," please see here and here.Blue
Origin will consider for employment qualified applicants with
criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Washington Fair
Chance Act, Los Angeles Fair Chance in Hiring Ordinance, and other
applicable laws.Affirmative Action and Disability
AccommodationApplicants wishing to receive information on Blue
Origin's Affirmative Action Plans, or applicants requiring a
reasonable accommodation in order to participate in the application
and/or interview process, please contact us at
EEOCompliance@blueorigin.com.BenefitsEmployee Benefits include:
Medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life insurance,
short and long-term disability and 401(k) with up to 5% company
match.Paid Time Off: Provides up to 4 weeks per year, in addition
to 14 holidays
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