Lead Software Engineer - Firmware

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  • Pullman, WA 99163, USA
  • Jun 08, 2017

Job Description

The Opportunity

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) seeks individuals experienced in conducting design discussions, mentoring colleagues and excellent with design coding for our Lead Software Engineer position. If you are looking for an opportunity to collaborate with a team of experienced engineers in the development of the most reliable systems for the control and protection of our critical infrastructure, then this is the position for you!

SEL s corporate office is located in Eastern Washington where you'll enjoy an unmatched quality of life. Enjoy the smaller town life: country space, freedom from traffic, easy access to recreational activities in nearby mountains, rivers, and forests, as well as great schools and universities.

Lead Software Engineer

Responsibilities:

Lead development of specifications.

Lead design of firmware/software.

Lead implementation of firmware/software designs.

Understand hardware and software interactions, and collaborate with Hardware Engineers.

Analyze test plans and test results.

Lead the development of designs and test documentation.

Mentor Engineers, Associate Engineers, and Technicians.

Review data sheets and instruction manuals.

Serve as project manager and/or project technical contact.

Participate in industry technical meetings and conferences as needed to meet operational and strategic plans.

Lead development of R&D processes.

Continuously identify, measure, and improve processes.

Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent

Typically 6+ years experience in any of the following areas: Embedded systems firmware development including, real-time firmware design C and assembly languages. Graphical User Interface applications in Windows environments including object oriented design, object oriented languages (C++, C#, Delphi, Visual Basic, JAVA, Smalltalk). Embedded Linux systems development including C, C++, Python. Other scripting languages.

Proven experience leading and completing complex projects

Ability to meet Motor Vehicle Report Qualification Standards of SEL

Strong writing, documentation, and speaking skills

Ability to learn new skills and assume new responsibilities

Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment

Background check results satisfactory to SEL

Negative drug test result(s)

Preferred Qualifications:

Industrial controls

3-phase electric power systems

Modern communications protocols

Digital and analog circuitry

Digital communications and signal processing

Project management

To Apply for This Position:

We ask all candidates to apply through our website at /careers. If your qualifications and experience match any of our current openings, please submit your resume for that position so that you may be considered immediately.

SEL sends an initial e-mail response to all applicants at time of resume submittal. If you do not receive this communication, please check your SPAM filter and make sure your system is not blocking e-mails from SEL. It is important that you ensure your receipt of this e-mail as SEL may communicate future position updates via e-mail.

SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants considered regardless of ethnicity, nationality, gender, veteran or disability status, religion, age, sexual orientation or gender identity, or other protected status.

An Award Winning Company

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.

In January, 2015, SEL was chosen as one of the People s Picks: 15 Great Workplaces in Manufacturing&Production by Great Place to Work s Great Rated! . This prestigious ranking celebrates the SEL 100% employee-owned culture as one of the best in the country. SEL has received numerous awards, including the Association of Washington Businesses (AWB) Better Workplace Award (2014 and 2009), the International and National Relief Award from American Red Cross (2013), the Fortune Magazine 100 Best Companies to Work For (2012), the Puget Sound Business Journal s Top 100 Largest Private Companies (2010 and 2012) and 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in Washington State (1999 through 2003, 2010, and 2011), Inc. Magazine s 500|5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies (1990, 1991, 2008, 2010, and 2011), the Association of Washington Businesses (AWB) Manufacturing, Workplace, and Community Service Award (1998 through 2010), the Washington State Quality Achievement Award (WSQA), and the Washington Secretary of State Corporations for Communities Award (2010). Puget Sound Business Journal has also ranked SEL as one of Washington State s Top 100 Largest Private Companies every year since 2007.

In an independent survey conducted by Newton-Evans Research Company, SEL ranks first in all performance categories including: technology, features, security against hackers, web/internet information ability, technical service and support, maintenance cost, relay setting PC software, and price. Since 2006, SEL has also held the elite VPP STAR status certification from Washington State Department of Labor&Industries. Less than 2,000 companies in the U.S. earn the VPP STAR status for outstanding safety and health programs.

Apply Your Talent. Make a Difference. Enjoy the Rewards.

Are you ready to be part of a highly motivated and well-equipped team? Are you a quick learner who likes new challenges? If so, then you are ready to join us at Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories.

Dr. Edmund O. Schweitzer III delivered the first commercial digital protective relay in 1984. Under his technical, managerial, and fiscal leadership, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories has expanded to become a leader in the power industry, employing almost 4,000 people world-wide. Dr. Schweitzer understands and supports the need for investing in employees. In return, he expects that we hire only the best, most highly motivated team members, and that we deliver simple, reliable, and cost-effective products and solutions.

Our products and solutions must be simple and reliable because they protect the largest, most complicated machine on earth: the electric power grid. Blackouts remind us that reliable electric power is crucial to our society. SEL provides systems, services, and products for the protection, monitoring, control, automation, and metering of utility and industrial electric systems worldwide.

Our company and our products exist to make electric power safer, more reliable, and more economical. That purpose has made SEL very successful, and the company is managed with sound fiscal judgment and that purpose in mind. Profits are reinvested to fuel the company s growth.

In addition to offering a variety of challenges in a supportive, stable environment, SEL shares its success with employees through our Employee Stock Ownership Program. Its purpose is to involve employees in the company s long-term success and to encourage employees motivation, creativity, and productivity. Once employees become eligible, SEL will contribute a certain percentag

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