Flight Software Engineer

All, USA

Flight Software Engineer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, ALL

Position ID: J0324-2267

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

As a Flight Software Engineer, you will be working with a leading satellite and spacecraft component manufacturing company with an opportunity to work on a variety of space based programs.

This position can be located remotely anywhere in the U.S.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

CGI is looking for experienced Flight Software Engineers, across a number of experience levels, to develop embedded software. Selected candidates will work with manual sequencer, momentum error computation, control laws, global estimator, AWS Kernels, layer 3 Network architecture and a variety of additional technologies (proficiency not required across all areas). You would be expected to be proficient in C/C++ and Ada. It is desirable that the candidate have experience with embedded development using a real-time operating system. Candidates must be open to building and executing a robust testing schema throughout a project’s lifecycle.

Candidates applying to this position should have a Bachelor’s degree, or greater, in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or an equivalent field with significant software development experience.

It is possible that occasional travel will be required to both customer and supplier sites. It is possible that travel will be both within and outside the continental United States.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Ada 95

C/C+Embedded real-time C++ software development on embedded real-time operating system (RTOS)

Organizational skills: Ability to work with the information gathered during requirements analysis and to exercise flexibility with changing business priorities

Time Management skills: Ability to work in a fast paced team environment and consistently meet deadlines. Work independently with minimal supervision

Agile processes and practices

C++ cross-compiler to microprocessor

Debugging using telemetry, data collection & data reduction

Experience with core Flight System (cFS)

Full life-cycle development

Git - source code versioning

Guidance Navigation & Control (GNC)

Jira - issue tracking and Agile project management

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and license and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $85,800.00 - $190,100.00.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company.

CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive compensation

• Comprehensive insurance options

• Matching contributions through the 401(k) plan and the share purchase plan

• Paid time off for vacation, holidays, and sick time

• Paid maternity and parental leave

• Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

• Member assistance and wellness programs

Due to the nature of this government contract, US Citizenship is required.




  • Embedded Software Development

  • Embedded Technology

  • Matlab

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at USEmploymentCompliance@cgi.com . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned .

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.