Sr Staff Engineer

San Diego, CA


Full Time

$140k - $210k


A trailblazing Aerospace and Aviation company is seeking a Senior Staff Software Engineer who will play a pivotal role in leading and mentoring a team of software developers within a dynamic and collaborative Agile development environment. In this role, they will assume responsibility for the planning, design, development, and testing of software systems, specifically dedicated to supporting autonomous unmanned aerial vehicles. As an acknowledged expert in the field, the Senior Staff Software Engineer will apply their professional expertise to address mission-critical issues and broad design considerations.

Qualifications Summary

  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or Physics.
  • 12-15 years of relevant experience in embedded systems.
  • Expertise in software lifecycle, design patterns, and SDLC/STLC.
  • Proficiency in C++, C, and/or Python.
  • Experience with protocols, unit testing, and Agile methodologies.
  • Willingness to travel occasionally.

Desired Qualifications

  • Master's or PhD preferred.
  • Background in computer vision and machine learning.
  • Exposure to UAS, drones, or autonomous systems.
  • Familiarity with real-time control and innovation.
  • Strong problem-solving and leadership skills.
  • Effective communicator in fast-paced environments.
  • Commitment to ownership, accountability, and improvement.

Posted by: Steven Moyer

Specialization: C++

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