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Embedded Software Engineer

Req #: 245384
Location: Florham Park, NJ US
Job Category: Engineering
Minimum Clearance Required: None

Job Description

CACI is looking for a Embedded Software Engineer to work in our National Security & Innovative Solutions sector, supporting our Photonics division. Under minimal direction, lead development of embedded software for advanced photonic systems for free-space optical communications, remote sensing, and other applications in support of U.S. Government and commercial customer missions.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Develop embedded software for control and monitoring of electrical and electro-optic hardware.

  • Test and debug software using a combination of unit tests and tests on target hardware.

  • Integrate software with electronic and electro-optic hardware, and support test and troubleshooting activities.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a government security clearance at the level required to perform the duties of the position.

  • Travel to other CACI Locations or Customer Sites as necessary.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with object-oriented programming.

  • Experience writing C and C++ code for embedded systems.

  • Experience using scripting languages, such as Python and bash.

  • Working knowledge of hardware interfaces, electronic hardware devices, FPGAs/ASICs, and embedded processors.

  • Experience designing and developing software for embedded real-time operating systems.

  • Working knowledge of communications protocols, such as SPI, I2C, Ethernet, and SpaceWire.

These Qualifications Would Be NIce To Have:

  • Experience working on US Government customer programs is desired but not required.

  • Experience with optical systems is desired but not required.

What We Can Offer You:

- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.


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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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