Electronic Systems, Inc.

  • Senior Systems Development Engineer

    Job Locations US-VA-Newport News
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Our client is seeking a Senior Systems Development Engineer to join their team in Newport News, VA. This full time, direct hire position would be researching, developing, designing and validating hardware, software, and other components for use in product innovations related to large mining haul trucks.   



    • Develops product Innovations for use on large mining haul trucks
    • Researches solutions to system software required to support Innovation related projects
    • Performs feasibility studies for product Innovations
    • Evaluates system architecture(s) required for product Innovations
    • Manages contract engineering projects
    • Estimates time and cost requirements for Innovation related projects
    • Interfaces with other disciplines (Mechanical, Hydraulic, etc.) to create specifications that outline control system software necessary for haul truck functions.
    • Creates algorithms and code necessary to support Innovation related projects
    • Creates the documentation necessary to support Innovation related projects
    • Works with Electrical Engineers to specify proper control components (PLC’s, computing platforms, HMI, and other associated hardware).
    • Analyses hardware and software tools necessary to perform validation and troubleshooting on product Innovations
    • Investigates and test vendors' products. 


    Job Skills:

    • Knowledge of software programming tools (ex. Linux, CoDeSys, C++, etc.).
    • Knowledge of communication protocols (ex. RS232, CanOpen, J1939, etc.).
    • Knowledge of wireless telemetry as applied in the surface mining environment
    • Knowledge of hardware and computing platforms
    • Knowledge of system modeling techniques and software (ex. Matlab,Simulink)
    • Knowledge of diagnostic tools necessary to verify software stability and function.
    • Knowledge of Project Management tools (ex. Microsoft Project).
    • Ability to accurately scope technical projects
    • Ability to write specifications that describe software function.
    • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance manuals, and procedure manuals, software specifications. 


    Education and Experience:

    Bachelor’s degree (BSEE, BSComputerE) with eight years of system engineering and/or software experience in an engineering environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


    **Please no Third Parties or Agencies. Visa sponsorship is NOT available for this role.**

    Electronic Systems, Inc. is a premier supplier and service provider of comprehensive office technology. We are committed to providing remarkable innovative solutions to our customers and for our employees, extensive training and development. We are passionate about building a team of highly qualified, customer focused individuals who contribute enthusiastically to our corporate culture and our company's success. With the competitive salary and benefits offered at ESI you build more than a career, you can build a future.

    Check us out at www.esi.net

    ESI is an Equal Opportunity/AA Employer M/F/D/V, and maintains a drug-free workplace.


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