Embedded Real-Time Software Engineer - NASA - autonomous air vehicles

Engineering Mountain View, California


Take your career to new heights. Come join us at MORI Associates and help us support the most exciting projects at NASA Ames Research Center. As an Embedded Real-Time Software Engineer, you will be part of a dedicated team of diverse professionals creating and supporting cutting edge solutions for our client’s critical missions. MORI is a mid-sized nationwide company founded in 1997 with the ideals that creating an agile organization full of innovative and passionate people will progress science and technology for all life on earth. We focus on offering a complete range of services from strategic consulting to the development of Information Systems and providing advanced engineering solutions. Now, let’s see if this opportunity is the right challenge for you.

You will be working with a small team of hardware engineers developing safe autonomous vehicles including drone delivery to air taxis being able to assure safety while replacing the pilot is key. The METIS project aims to provide that safety assurance through highly accurate, relevant, and timely vehicle state information using embedded intelligence networks. The new hire would be working with the team to develop the firmware and implement estimation algorithms. Will perform and document embedded intelligence network benchmarking. Must be willing to learn a new real-time programming language/OS and framework.

Candidates should possess BS/MS technical degree plus 1-5 years of experience in the following areas:

  • Experience with embedded firmware development using C/C++ programming languages
  • RTOS – VxWorks, QNX, VTRX, etc.
  • DSP/signal processing experience
  • Strong troubleshooting skills

Due to confidential nature of this governmental work, candidates must either be US citizens or possess a Green Card.

MORI Associates offers comprehensive benefits (medical/dental/vision care) including matching funds for 401K plan.