Entry Level Programmer

Huntsville, AL, USA

Job Type

Full Time

job description:

Invariant Corporation is seeking a talented and motivated Sr. Electrical Engineer with at least 10 years of experience to work in a hands-on laboratory environment on a variety of technical projects related to microelectronics system design and analysis.


WHY WE’RE DIFFERENT:

Our philosophy that a company could be both dedicated to fostering a pro-employee work atmosphere and maintain an unwavering commitment to excellence by providing the highest quality of achievement in service to their customer.


WHAT IS MY JOB:

In your role as a Programmer, you will directly support a variety of Army programs working on a variety of technical projects.

  • Support data collection test events in Huntsville and other various locations in the US

  • Support the development of unit tests and the execution of those tests

  • C++ software development, object-oriented design/development, graphical user interface development and hardware interface development



WHAT TO EXPECT:

  • Develop graphical user interface (GUI) code using C++ and Qt for use in sensor control and acquisition

  • Become familiar with and support source control configuration control, requirements verification, and bug tracking processes

  • Develop various hardware interface modules in C++ to communicate via Ethernet, RS-232, and/or USB

  • Perform analysis on recorded data from test events and develop C++ modules to support performance assessment

  • Work as part of a team of customers and engineers


WHAT SKILLS, LEARNINGS, AND EXPERIENCES ARE REQUIRED:

Candidate must have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering or related field with up to 5 years’ professional experience or equivalent.

  • C++

  • Obtain and maintain a Top-Secret security clearance or Secret Clearance with PR within 5 years


PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Some experience with C/C++ and/or Python

  • Good communication skills, including presentation development and report writing

  • Experience with printed circuit board design tools such as Altium (or similar) is a definite plus

  • Additional years of experience


REQUIRES ABILITY TO:

  • Ability to obtain a Top-Secret clearance if currently at Secret

  • Work well in a small, fast-paced, and mission-driven environment with co-workers, management, and customers

  • Demonstrate innovation, quick learning, excellent communication skills and adaptive thinking

  • Work independently with minimal supervision and to exercise good judgment is essential


WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Office, lab, field, and machine shop environments

  • Requires ability to provide clear, concise, accurate and timely communication, both verbally and in writing (100%)

  • Requires ability to interact professionally with co-workers, management, and client (100%)


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Sitting for extended periods of time at desk, in telecoms/meetings with peers, management (90%)

  • Ability to use stairs or elevators for access between floors and multiple buildings at customer worksites and Invariant facilities during travel (10%)


EQUIPMENT AND MACHINES:

  • Requires ability to operate a personal computer, telephone, printer, copier, and other general office equipment (100%)


ATTENDANCE:

  • Normal workday is from 7:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday

  • Support will be provided as needed during this time frame, but small efforts may be required at any time to support operations


OTHER ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS;

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others

Proof of U.S. Citizenship is a requirement for positions requiring a Security Clearance


WHAT YOU GET IN COMPENSATION, PERKS:

  • Competitive salaries: commensurate with experience

  • Personal Leave (Vacation/Personal/Sick)

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits

  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

  • Life Insurance/AD&D

  • Maternity/Medical Spousal Leave

  • 401(k) with employer matching

  • Ten Holidays

  • Education assistance/tuition reimbursement

  • Profit Sharing

About the Company

Invariant Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer - minorities/males/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity. Invariant is a drug-free workplace.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer Workplace Posters

This position is expected to be performed only in the state of Alabama. Subject to the provisions of Code of Alabama 40-18-370, the Company shall give good faith consideration to Alabama residents for employment at the Project.