Abraxas Corporation Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, California

Business Unit:

Cubic Transportation Systems

Company Details:

Cubic offers an opportunity to provide innovative technology for government and commercial customers around the globe, helping to solve their future problems today. We’re the leading integrator of payment and information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions worldwide, and the leading provider of realistic combat training systems, secure communications and networking and highly specialized support services for military and security forces of the U.S. and allied nations. If you have an entrepreneurial spirit and thrive in an innovative environment, we want to talk to you about your next role at Cubic! We are seeking employees inspired by technology, and motivated by the rewards of hard work, commitment, teamwork, quality, integrity, and respect. We invite you to explore opportunities with Cubic.

Job Details:

Job Summary:

Performs complex software engineering assignments. Provides technical guidance and leadership. Provides project coordination and supervision. Coordinates activities for proposals/new business. Defines budget and schedule constraints. This position typically works under general supervision and direction. Incumbents of this position will regularly exercise discretionary and substantial decision-making authority.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates and develops project concepts, objectives, specifications and resource needs. Prepares design specifications, analyses and recommendations.

  • Participates in the design, development, planning modification and/or improvement of software systems in accordance with Cubic engineering procedures

  • Researches programming system failures and designs and programs solutions. Performs complex analysis of design programming

  • Conceptualizes, develops and analyzes engineering designs, specifications and test plans for systems and advanced technology theory and knowledge

  • Coordinates and contributes to compilation and writing of proposal documents. Prepares design proposals to reflect cost, schedules and technical approaches

  • Prepares and develops software, codes software and design specific enhancements

  • Conducts in-House design reviews and technical meetings. Makes presentations before management and customers

  • Monitors project status and progress and measure system performance

  • Keeps abreast of improvements in software engineering. Identifies software engineering process improvement and supports the execution of them across the organization

  • Provides mentorship to junior engineering staff

  • Assumes additional technical responsibilities as needed

Minimum Job Requirements:

Four-year college degree in computer science, computer engineering or other related technical discipline, plus a minimum of five years of related experience or a master’s degree with at least three years of related experience. Experience to include specification, design and development of software systems. Proven track record in developing commercial software in both a Windows and Linux environment using Agile / Scrum software development methodologies. Effective written and oral communication skills required. Able to analyze and solve complex software engineering problems. Able to prioritize work and complete multiple tasks under deadline and budget guidelines. May be required to travel domestically and internationally to include working odd hours, in-line with customer requirements.

Preferred Experience:

  • Significant experience in the implementation and adherence to Test Driven Development (TDD) and Continuous Integration (CI) best practices

  • Expertise in the use of automated test frameworks such as XUnit, NUnit, and MSTest

  • Knowledge of customer needs and competing products desirable.

  • Familiarity with tools such as J-Tag, Serial Protocol Analyzers (RS232/RS485), Wireshark, and NFC preferred.

  • Experience with embedded processing

The description provided above is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all job duties, responsibilities and requirements. Duties, responsibilities and requirements may change over time and according to business need.

Worker Type:

Employee

Cubic Corporation is the parent company of three major businesses, Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS), Cubic Global Defense (CGD), and Cubic Mission Solutions (CMS). CTS is a leading integrator of payment and information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions worldwide. CGD is a leading provider of realistic combat training systems, secure communications and networking and highly specialized support services for military and security forces of the U.S. and allied nations. CMS provides networked Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) capabilities for defense, intelligence, security, and commercial missions. All three of our businesses provide innovative technology and an integrated approach to systems and services for government and commercial customers around the globe. This integration ensures our customers receive streamlined operations and strategy, cost-efficiency and speed to market.

Cubic was founded in San Diego, California in 1951 and has since built a global reputation for enhancing customer value. With fiscal year 2016 sales of $1.462 billion, Cubic is proud to have a presence in nearly 60 countries and employs 8,500+ people worldwide. To learn more about Cubic please watch the video at this link:

http://www.cubic.com/Careers

Cubic is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer at http://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/posterscreenreader_optimized.pdf , We are committed to ensuring a workplace free of discrimination based on race, color, religion, age, disability, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, military or veteran status, and any other basis protected by applicable law

For more information on Equal Employment please visit:

http://www.cubic.com/Careers/Applicant-Help