Software Engineer/Research Engineer I

Company: Georgia Tech Research Institute

General Information
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
  • Educational Requirements: Bachelors Degree
Contact Information
  • Name: Alan Nussbaum
  • Phone: 404.407.8057
  • Email:
  • Address: Alan Nussbaum Georgia Tech Research Institute Manager of the Sensor Software Architecture Program Office Sensors and Electromagnetic Applications Laboratory Atlanta Office: 404-407-8057 Email:
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We have multiple opportunities for software engineers within the Sensor Software Architecture (S2A) group in Atlanta, Georgia. The S2A group mission is to provide world class software to be used in sensor, signal processing, electronic warfare and intelligence surveillance reconnaissance (ISR) systems deployed on land, air and sea. Our software team employs a modern software engineering process to design, code, integrate and test capabilities on a continuous basis resulting in a mature and quality solution for our customers. We strive for technical excellence by drawing upon a diverse workforce whose knowledge base covers the complete spectrum of modern computing languages and platforms.

The successful candidates will be involved in software development, integration, and testing of real-time systems and working as a team with the hardware and algorithm engineers. The candidates will support software development, documenting and fixing problems for the operational software applications. Our real-time software applications are developed using C, C++ and Java programming languages running on a variety of computing platforms running Linux, UNIX or Windows operating systems. The S2A utilizes productive modern and industry proven software development environments.

The candidate will be an active engineering participant on the project team, performing development tasks independently and will provide developed and tested software capabilities. This successful candidate will perform software development for various types of software functionality (Web, implement a specific algorithm, hardware interfaces and networking).

Required Skills:

  • Experience with C, C++ or Java
  • Experience Linux or UNIX
  • Knowledge of computer architectures including multi-core environments
  • Familiarity with software applications requiring multi-threaded programming implementation  

Desired Skills:

  • Existing secret clearance, or the ability to obtain an interim clearance within 30 days and full clearance thereafter
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter and ability to work in a team environment
  • Experience with Object-Oriented Design Knowledge including UML
  • Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or Software Engineering

Required Education (Including Major):

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or Software Engineering

US Citizenship is required

How to Apply: and send resume to Alan Nussbaum