Position title
Embedded Software Engineer

Textron Systems is hiring an Embedded Software Engineer to work alongside senior team members in completing embedded software development lifecycle activities to address business line growth. The goal is to create scalable and optimized software systems for defense applications to support modernization efforts for the US military. Textron systems is developing highly complex systems using microprocessor, ARM, and/or DSP architectures. The candidate must demonstrate academic and/or work experience knowledge in developing and debugging software code on these platforms. The candidate will work very closely with senior software, systems, and electrical engineers to implement and optimize routines to prototype and evaluate system functionality. System integration is a key aspect to the work of the team; therefore, the candidate must be capable of learning and implementing standard sensor, communication, and component interfaces. This candidate will be mentored and work under the direction with senior team members. This position requires that the candidate be a US citizen with or capable of receiving a secret level security clearance.


• Design and implement software of embedded devices and systems from requirements to prototype and customer deployment
• Design, develop, code, test and debug system software
• Review code and design
• Analyze and enhance efficiency, stability and scalability of system resources
• Assist in integrating and validating new product designs
• Support software QA and optimize I/O performance
• Interface with hardware design and development
• Assess third party and open source software


• BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering
• 2+ years of experience in hands-on development and troubleshooting on embedded targets
• Solid programming knowledge in C or C++
• Familiarity in embedded systems design with preemptive, multitasking real-time operating systems preferred
• Familiarity with software configuration management tools, defect tracking tools, and peer review
• Knowledge of OS coding techniques, IP protocols, interfaces (SPI, I2C, UART, Memory) and hardware subsystems preferred
• Familiarity with reading schematics and data sheets for components
• Strong documentation and writing skills
• This position requires that the candidate be a US citizen with or capable of receiving a secret level security clearance


Marc Rawls, MSgt, USAF (Retired)
Sr Talent Acquisition Specialist
o: 985-661-3391 cell: 985-377-6092

Job Location
Wilmington, MA
Date posted
October 15, 2019
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Position: Embedded Software Engineer

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