Embedded Software Engineer

Santa Clara, California /
Engineers – Software Engineers /
Full-time
Momentus seeks a high performing, high energy Embedded Software Engineers to assist with both development avionics flight software. The ideal candidate should be accustomed to working in a fast-paced environment and enjoys working on projects ranging from low-level drivers to large multi-faceted software systems. 

Key Responsibilities

    • Develop embedded software drivers for sensors, actuators and other avionics components
    • Develop embedded software applications for satellite subsystems
    • Validate and test vendor provided avionics systems
    • Execute integrated testing of avionics components
    • Support on-orbit anomaly resolution activities

Required Skills and Experience

    • Extensive knowledge of Python, C++, C
    • Experience with Linux shell scripting
    • Experience with Microcontroller software development
    • Ability to work independently 
    • Excellent technical communications skills
    • Good written and verbal communication skills 

Desired Skills and Experience

    • Experience using laboratory tools such as oscilloscopes, multimeters, network analyzers, and power supplies
    • Experience with software development for embedded systems in aerospace, automotive, naval, oil & gas, and/or consumer markets
    • Knowledge of digital communication interfaces (CAN, I2C, SPI, etc)
    • Familiar with FPGA development in Verilog
    • Familiar with embedded Linux design, compilation, and management

    • Education & Work Experience:
    • BS degree in Engineering, or a closely related discipline
This position requires access to export-controlled commodities, technical data, technology, software, and services. U.S. citizenship, U.S. legal permanent resident status, or protected person status under 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a)(3) is required.