Draper Senior Simulation Software Engineer in Cambridge, Massachusetts
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The Simulation Group is responsible for designing, developing, validating, and maintaining dynamic simulations and infrastructure for rapid assessment, integration, and test of complex systems. Simulation applications range from high-level behavioral simulations to visualize and evaluate system concepts to high-fidelity real time simulations and Hardware-in-the-Loop infrastructure to support development, integration, test, and sustainment of systems and software.
The Simulation Group is seeking an Engineer with skills applicable to developing software models in MATLAB, Simulink and C++ and executing real time simulations in a Linux environment. A key responsibility for this position involves taking Simulink models and following a structured process to generate C code that will target a real time simulation environment. Development will take place in a fast paced team environment with an opportunity to work on a range of aerospace, defense and undersea projects.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Computer Science and 8+ years of experience, Master’s Degree preferred.
Significant experience with MATLAB and Simulink model development
High Proficiency with C Programming in Linux Environment
Linux scripting with Bash, Python or PERL
Ability to work and succeed within a process-oriented team
Great verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to write clear Requirements Documents, Test Plans and Test Reports
Understanding of Simulink code patterns and the process of C code generation from Simulink
Knowledge and familiarity with aerospace systems and related sciences
Object oriented programming with C++ or similar language
Data analysis and visualization
- Applicants selected for this position will be required to obtain and maintain a Government security clearance which requires proof of US citizenship.
External Company Name: The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Inc