Embedded Software Engineer in Bloomfield, CT at Jacobs Vehicle Systems, Inc

Date Posted: 2/7/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SUMMARY

The Embedded Software Engineer will participate in the design, implementation, and verification of software for electronic systems.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop software algorithms and models for embedded systems.
  • Generate hardware requirements and software documents (both process and application-specific).
  • Develop and implement tests for hardware/software integration and verification.
  • Integrate embedded systems with target systems, such as on engines and in vehicles (on test-stand, in lab, in the field, and at customer sites).
  • Contribute to identifying new product development opportunities.

Critical Competencies

  • Experience modeling and generating code using model based design.
  • Experience with CAN data communication, especially J1939, and associated tools such as those from Vector, Kvaser, and/or ETAS.
  • Experience with Fault-tolerant systems.
  • Experience with boot loaders, initialization code, and real-time operating systems.
  • Experience embedded system hardware / software integration, including use of scopes, emulators, etc.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Sense of urgency in solving problems for internal and external customers.
  • Self-directed – can determine what needs to be done and perform tasks appropriately.
  • Willingness to collaborate effectively in a team environment.
  • Ability to work closely with customers and suppliers, including occasional travel requirements.
  • Understanding of digital and analog circuits, programmable logic is desirable.
  • Experience with DSP is a plus.
  • Knowledge of automotive standards, such as ISO 26262 and OBDII.
  • Experience with configuration management, and software life-cycle documentation.

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering: either Software, Computer, Computer Science, Electrical, or Mechanical .
  • Minimum 4 years developing C/C++ and/or assembly language software for embedded control systems.
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in model-based software development using MATLAB/Simulink/Stateflow.

Physical Demand and Work Environment:          

Jacobs Vehicle Systems (JVS) is a heavy-duty manufacturing facility. As such, all employees are required to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in designated areas within the facility. Given the scope of responsibility and assignment; employees may be exposed to any or all of the following conditions:

Extensive sitting or standing; climbing, kneeling, crouching, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping and other substantial movements for up to 8 hours per day, not including potential voluntarily overtime; loud noises; exposure to oils, coolants, fumes, odors and other potential hazardous chemicals and materials. Employees are required to have visual acuity to support the basic functions of the role as defined above.

JVS adheres to all required standard procedures to ensure the safety of its employees at all times.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you have a disability and need assistance accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request assistance by sending an email to assistance@altramotion.com.

 

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