Full Time / Tucson, AZ
Areté Associates, an employee-owned company, is a growing research and development firm recognized for contributing to national security objectives by supplying innovative solutions to challenging technical problems faced by the United States.
Our Tucson, AZ office has an immediate opening for a Senior Engineer, Software with experience developing maintainable, high performance embedded software in C/C++, and C# graphical user interfaces (GUI) for multiple real time image processing systems. Candidate will have the capacity to work in a team and agility to work multiple potentially disparate projects simultaneously. This is an exempt non-supervisory full-time position.
Design and implement advanced signal and image processing algorithms to extract actionable information from remote sensing data Design, develop, analyze, and test software applications from prototype to operational using modern software development languages and practices Assess algorithm performance on real-world data Document results via written reports and/or well-commented code
Bachelor’s or Master’s in computer science, physical sciences, engineering, or mathematics Experience developing agile, maintainable, high performance software in C/C++ and/or C# Familiarity with developmental environments for Linux and/or VxWorks Experience with multithreaded architectures, thread synchronization and queues Understanding and experience achieving real-time performance of complex, data-intensive algorithms Experience testing modular algorithm(s), identifying bottlenecks and exploit available hardware resources to their full potential; Capacity to work in a team with minimal supervision and agility to work multiple potentially disparate projects simultaneously Ability to present technical results to customers and at technical review meetings Excellent written and verbal communication skills U.S. Citizenship
GPU acceleration of image processing algorithms using CUDA Experience with microcontrollers, TI DSP or ATMEL AVR devices Xilinx FPGAs LabVIEW and/or MATLAB AGILE software development methodology Experience in any of the following areas: sensor applications including EO/IR and radar, data analysis, signal processing, tracking, machine learning, algorithm development Active security clearance